Metropolitan Autonomous University Rankings

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In the World#531 of 14178
In Latin America#24 of 1756
In Mexico#2 of 538
In Mexico City#2 of 42
In Art#98 of 5,495

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
20%
Enrollment
45,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.uam.mx
Languages
Spanish

Publications & Citations

Publications
29,553
Citations
288,154

Metropolitan Autonomous University majors

by publication count

Chemistry
4,004
Biology
2,866
Art
2,152
Materials science
1,797
Political science
1,702
Philosophy
1,668
Physics
1,618
Mathematics
1,563
Medicine
1,396
Geography
1,356
Computer science
859
Sociology
798
Engineering
537
Psychology
389
Environmental science
354
Economics
323
Business
186
History
145
Geology
143

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Art1591,645
Philosophy2981,230
Geography4846,932
Political science5323,485
Chemistry59177,897
Medicine70358,175
History789205
Materials science80326,270
Physics83713,316
Mathematics85912,223
Sociology8852,676
Biology92641,336
Environmental science10114,184
Engineering10125,508
Economics11552,500
Psychology12896,797
Geology13351,121
Business14541,459
Computer science17443,547

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990128221
1991159296
1992199430
1993304415
1994367520
1995373727
1996361746
19974331060
19984821144
19995731285
20005911665
20016001853
20027482474
20038162854
20048653418
20059644259
20069335376
20079816199
200811457637
200913298964
2010124010054
2011136912650
2012127314016
2013136716584
2014144218472
2015151720771
2016157522042
2017153225285
2018166623320
2019146726259
2020106629558

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate20%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato) and entrance examination
Academic CalendarSeptember to July (September - December; January-April; May-July)
Enrollment45,000
Full time employee5,000
Student:staff ratio9:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$500$500
International students$500$500

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++++
Engineering | IT++++
Maths | Natural Sciences++++
LicenciaturaAdministration, Agronomy, Animal Husbandry, Applied Mathematics, Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Communication Arts, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Food Technology, Geography, Graphic Design, History, Hydraulic Engineering, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Law, Linguistics, Marine Biology, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Metallurgical Engineering, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacology, Philosophy, Physical Engineering, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Rural Planning, Social Policy, Social Psychology, Sociology, Spanish, Stomatology, Veterinary Science, Zoology
EspecializaciónAcupuncture, Anthropology, Dentistry, Design, History, Literature, Oral Pathology, Sociology, Women's Studies
MaestríaAnthropology, Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Computer Science, Demography and Population, Design, Development Studies, Economics, Educational Sciences, Engineering, Gender Studies, Health Sciences, History, Management, Mathematics, Neurological Therapy, Pharmacy, Public Administration, Social Psychology, Social Studies, Sociology, Town Planning
DoctoradoAnthropology, Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Design, Economics, Health Sciences, History, Management, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Sociology

General info

Alternative namesUAM
Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana
Founded1974
WikipediaUniversidad Autónoma Metropolitana
AccreditationSecretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico
MottoCasa abierta al tiempo
House open to time
Colorsblack, white
Academic structureDivision of Basic Sciences and Engineering, Azcapotzalco
Division of Social Sciences and Humanities, Azcapotzalco
Division of Sciences and Arts for the Design, Azcapotzalco
Division of Natural Sciences and Engineering, Cuajimalpa
Division of Social Sciences and Humanities, Cuajimalpa
Division of Communication and Design Sciences, Cuajimalpa
Division of Basic Sciences and Engineering, Iztapalapa
Division of Biological and Health Sciences, Iztapalapa
Division of Social Sciences and Humanities, Iztapalapa
Division of Basic Sciences and Engineering, Lerma
Division of Biological and Health Sciences, Lerma
Division of Social Sciences and Humanities, Lerma
Division of Biological and Health Sciences, Xochimilco
Division of Social Sciences and Humanities, Xochimilco
Division of Sciences and Arts for the Design, Xochimilco
Affiliations and membershipsAsociación Nacional de Universidades e Instituciones de Educación Superior (ANUIES)

Location and Contacts

AddressProlongación Canal de Miramontes, 3855
Mexico City, Mexico City, 14387
Mexico
City population8,919,000
Phone+52 (55) 5483 4000 ext 1691
Fax+52 (55) 5483 4000 ext 1658

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