Universidad Veracruzana (UV) - public higher education institution in Mexico. UV began its academic activity in1944. The main building of the university is located in Xalapa de Enriquez inside an urban campus.

University ranking. In the recent years Universidad Veracruzana has a stable position in the top 20 universities of Mexico and does not plan to give it away. University of Veracruz is highly renowned as a university that managed to stay in the top 5% worldwide rankings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The students must pass examinations in order to enroll to the university. It is very likely to get admitted to UV as there are only 2 applicants per seat. The academic year is traditionally consists of semesters. UV has affordable bachelor’s programs that cost less than 1,000 USD/year. The master’s degree will cost an applicant about 1,000 USD per an academic year. Here you can choose from a wide array of full-time programs, however the students are not limited to them as the university also offers online courses and programs. When planning your education, please, consult the official website of the university http://www.uv.mx.

The composition of the university. University of Veracruz is considered to be a large university, teaching more than 45,000 students. The university accepts applications from foreign students. The university has more than 5 thousand teachers. UV has international student exchange programs between partner universities. More information regarding the life of the university can be found on its social media pages:Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UV. There is a library on the campus. The students can live on campus if the apply for a dormitory room. University of Veracruz is a part of the following groups Asociación Nacional de Universidades e Instituciones de Educación Superior (ANUIES), Organización Universitaria Interamericana, International Association of Universities, Unión de Universidades de América Latina, Consorcion para la Colaboración en Educación Superior de América del Norte, Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities.
Ranking   1065   16
Country Mexico
City Xalapa de Enriquez
Bachelor (foreigners) 1,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) 1,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens) 50 USD/year.
Master (citizens) 50 USD/year.
Living expenses $279 -522 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 40%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1944
Abbreviation UV
Teachers 5,000
Students 45,000
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Lis de Veracruz: Arte, Ciencia, Luz
Accreditation
• Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico
Affiliations
• Asociación Nacional de Universidades e Instituciones de Educación Superior (ANUIES)
• Organización Universitaria Interamericana
• International Association of Universities
• Unión de Universidades de América Latina
• Consorcion para la Colaboración en Educación Superior de América del Norte
• Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Rankings
World ranking 1065
Country ranking 16
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1065
Alternative title
English University of Veracruz
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