National Polytechnic Institute: Statistics

National Polytechnic Institute logo
EduRank.org best universities badge
Rank Ranking
#523 of 14,131 In the World
#16 of 1,756 In Latin America
#2 of 538 In Mexico
#2 of 42 In Mexico City
#44 of 1,514 For Nutrition and Food Science
Top50% For 158 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
ipn.mx

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate25%
Admissions RequirementsYes, based on entrance examinations
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment45,000
Full time employee5,000
Student:staff ratio9:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
61,319
Citations
862,109

National Polytechnic Institute majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
14,296 / 225,151
Chemistry
11,706 / 221,720
Biology
10,887 / 204,974
Physics
10,664 / 244,642
Medicine
6,957 / 88,470
Materials Science
6,691 / 98,424
Environmental Science
5,689 / 82,774
Computer Science
5,517 / 84,093
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
4,204 / 56,930
Business
2,344 / 32,007
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
2,178 / 25,446
Geography and Cartography
2,024 / 12,930
Automation and Control engineering
1,818 / 31,852
Mathematics
1,625 / 19,023
Psychology
1,491 / 19,468
Demography
1,459 / 24,759
Optical Engineering
1,414 / 23,572
Ecology
1,388 / 24,395
Nutrition and Food Science
1,367 / 37,849
Botany
1,341 / 38,411
Chemical Engineering
1,114 / 16,043
Biochemistry
1,013 / 31,315
Quantum and Particle physics
994 / 40,040
Electronic Engineering
875 / 14,653
Art & Design
875 / 6,525
Organic Chemistry
857 / 20,775
Microbiology
830 / 21,162
Horticulture
741 / 9,460
Metallurgical Engineering
739 / 12,105
Computer Vision
719 / 5,102
Inorganic Chemistry
716 / 19,758
Political Science
705 / 2,717
Economics
698 / 9,092
Sociology
694 / 10,122
Astrophysics and Astronomy
687 / 64,755
Pharmacology
658 / 12,482
Oncology and Cancer research
647 / 8,875
Immunology
628 / 11,682
Condensed Matter Physics
615 / 12,900
Environmental Management
592 / 13,164

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 387 1427
1992 367 1509
1993 556 1684
1994 496 1989
1995 462 2120
1996 491 2567
1997 576 2781
1998 612 3267
1999 717 4123
2000 820 4482
2001 1000 5522
2002 1074 6508
2003 1287 8195
2004 1234 9952
2005 1379 12229
2006 1598 15386
2007 1738 18511
2008 1813 21876
2009 2254 27069
2010 2425 31678
2011 2677 39414
2012 3147 45867
2013 3330 53970
2014 3872 59170
2015 4547 64231
2016 4700 68160
2017 5157 75597
2018 5088 80310
2019 5446 94557
2020 6004 114559
2021 5536 130063

Tuition

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

National Polytechnic Institute has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences ++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine ++++
Engineering | IT ++++
Maths | Natural Sciences ++++

National Polytechnic Institute alumni

  1. Ernesto Zedillo

    Ernesto Zedillo
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    economistuniversity teacherauthorpolitician
    Biography

    Ernesto Zedillo Ponce de León CYC GColIH GCMG is a Mexican economist and politician. He was President of Mexico from 1 December 1994 to 30 November 2000, as the last of the uninterrupted 71-year line of Mexican presidents from the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI).

  2. Guillermo González Camaren

    Guillermo González Camaren
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1917-1965 (aged 48)
    Occupations
    engineer
    Biography

    Guillermo González Camarena was a Mexican electrical engineer who was the inventor of a color-wheel type of color television.

  3. Juan Manuel Bernal Chávez

    Juan Manuel Bernal Chávez
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    television actorstage actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Juan Manuel Bernal, is a Mexican actor.

  4. Cuitláhuac García Jiménez

    Cuitláhuac García Jiménez
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    mechanical engineerteacherpolitician
    Biography

    Cuitláhuac García Jiménez is a Mexican politician affiliated with the National Regeneration Movement (MORENA) who currently serves as Governor of Veracruz. Previously, he represented Veracruz as a federal deputy in the LXIII Legislature of the Mexican Congress.

General info

Alternative names IPN
Instituto Politécnico Nacional
Founded 1936
Accreditation Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico
Motto La Técnica al servicio de la Patria
Technology to meet the needs of the Nation
Colors burgundy, white
Affiliations and memberships Asociación Nacional de Universidades e Instituciones de Educación Superior (ANUIES)

Location and Contacts

Address Avenida Luis Enrique Erro S/N, Unidad Profesional Adolfo López Mateos, Zacatenco, Delegación Gustavo A. Madero
Mexico City, Mexico City, 07738
Mexico
City population 8,919,000
Phone +52 (55) 5729 6003
Fax +52 (55) 5729 6001

National Polytechnic Institute in Social Media