University of Colima (UCol) — public non-profit university. It is located in Colima, Mexico. UCol is working closely with Asociación Nacional de Universidades e Instituciones de Educación Superior (ANUIES), Consorcio de Universidades Mexicanas (CUMEX), OUI, Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration (CONAHEC), International Association of Universities (IAU), University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (UMAP), Asociación Iberoamericana del Posgrado (AUIP), Asociación Mexicana para la Educación Internacional (AMPEI), Jóvenes de Intercambio en México y Argentina (JIMA), Unión de Universidades de América Latina (UDUAL), Programa Iberoamericano de Movilidad Académica (PIMA OEI), Conferencia de Rectores y Presidentes de Universidades Quebequenses (CREPUQ), Programa MEXico Francia Ingenieros TECnología (MEXFITEC), Espacio Común de Educación Superior (ECOES).
UCol carries out research in several scientific areas.
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UCol tuition fees
The academic calendar at UCol is divided into two semesters, as in many other universities in Mexico. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees here are different for locals and foreigners. For locals, it starts from 54 USD, and for foreigners — a minimum of 2,500 USD. On the official website of the university, you can find all the up-to-date information on tuition fees and available scholarships.
In addition to the cost of education, it is necessary to pay attention to additional costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses.
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UCol has an urban campus, which provides students with many options for study and recreation. The abundance of museums, theaters and cinemas creates opportunities for the cultural development of young people. In the city, there are also large companies that offer internships. During the period of study, students can use the university library, where they can do homework and write scientific papers. UCol regularly invites foreign students to participate in exchange programs. For locals, this is a unique opportunity to get in touch with the cultures of other countries, meet representatives of different nationalities and make friends around the world.
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What to do after graduation
If you want to stay in Mexico after graduation, one of your options is to apply for a work visa. To do this, you need to get an offer from an employer. You can find other options for immigration in our article.