University of Sonora: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#2316 of 14,131 In the World
#138 of 1,756 In Latin America
#23 of 538 In Mexico
#1 of 8 In Hermosillo
#565 of 1,012 For Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
Top50% For 9 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
55%
Enrollment
3,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.unison.mx
Languages
Spanish

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate55%
Admissions RequirementsBachillerato and admission examination
Academic CalendarJanuary to December (January - June; August-December)
Enrollment3,500
Full time employee2,250
Student:staff ratio2:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,817
Citations
60,130

University of Sonora majors

by publication & citation count

Chemistry
1,546 / 23,930
Physics
1,196 / 17,969
Engineering
1,132 / 15,976
Biology
1,110 / 16,884
Materials Science
821 / 11,159
Environmental Science
649 / 9,674
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
581 / 2,760
Medicine
446 / 3,550
Nutrition and Food Science
250 / 4,125
Psychology
230 / 3,808
Chemical Engineering
183 / 3,568
Business
173 / 1,370
Radiochemistry
165 / 2,974
Demography
158 / 1,311
Geography and Cartography
157 / 652
Optical Engineering
156 / 2,113
Political Science
148 / 226
Computer Science
146 / 910
Biochemistry
138 / 2,973
Botany
137 / 3,421
Geology
124 / 1,487
Inorganic Chemistry
118 / 2,156
Sociology
114 / 799
Ecology
112 / 1,835
Atomic and Molecular physics
107 / 1,522
Horticulture
106 / 863
Social Psychology
95 / 3,201
Animal Science
88 / 1,680
Condensed Matter Physics
88 / 3,622
Quantum and Particle physics
85 / 1,478
Agricultural Science
85 / 1,607
Mathematics
82 / 563
Nanotechnology
73 / 2,054
Environmental Management
67 / 1,040
Microbiology
67 / 1,052
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
66 / 1,057
Art & Design
58 / 28
Public Health
57 / 500
Astrophysics and Astronomy
54 / 435
Economics
52 / 335

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 14 54
1992 21 58
1993 31 68
1994 22 53
1995 30 65
1996 37 69
1997 49 90
1998 53 133
1999 70 211
2000 63 252
2001 95 333
2002 75 389
2003 93 544
2004 135 588
2005 133 863
2006 145 1132
2007 181 1374
2008 229 1631
2009 276 1903
2010 263 2335
2011 269 2861
2012 275 3213
2013 356 3822
2014 377 4194
2015 415 4642
2016 478 4693
2017 475 5123
2018 537 5430
2019 601 6640
2020 616 8645
2021 544 10380

Tuition

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

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 +++
Licenciatura Accountancy, Administration, Agronomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Computer Science, Economics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Finance, Foreign Languages Education, Geology, History, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Marketing
Maestría Administration, Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Economics, Engineering, Health Sciences, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences
Doctorado Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Engineering, Health Sciences, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

University of Sonora alumni

  1. David Zepeda

    David Zepeda
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    film actorsingerbeauty pageant contestantmodelactor
    Biography

    David Zepeda is a Mexican actor, model and singer. He is known thanks for participating in soap operas such as Acorralada, Abismo de pasión and Por amar sin ley. In 2019, Zepeda debuts in Telemundo participating in the soap opera La Doña as Jose Luis Navarrete from the second season to release in January 2020.

  2. Claudia Pavlovich Arellano

    Claudia Pavlovich Arellano
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Claudia Artemiza Pavlovich Arellano is a Mexican politician and lawyer affiliated with the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI). She served as Governor of Sonora from 2016 to 2021, the first woman to govern the state. Previously she served as Senator of the LXII Legislature of the Mexican Congress representing Sonora.

  3. Alejandra Valencia

    Alejandra Valencia
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1994-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    archer
    Biography

    Alejandra Valencia Trujillo is a Mexican athlete from Hermosillo in Sonora, Mexico, who competes in archery.

  4. Jesús Zambrano Grijalva

    Jesús Zambrano Grijalva
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    politicianmathematician
    Biography

    Jesús Zambrano Grijalva is a Mexican politician who served as President of the Party of the Democratic Revolution from 2011 to 2014. He also served as Deputy of the LVI and LXI Legislatures of the Mexican Congress, both times representing Sonora, and in the LXIII Legislature representing the Federal District.

General info

Alternative names UNISON
Universidad de Sonora
Founded 1942
Accreditation Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico
Motto El saber de mis hijos hará mi grandeza
The knowledge of my children will be my greatness
Affiliations and memberships Asociación Nacional de Universidades e Instituciones de Educación Superior (ANUIES)
Consorcio de Universidades Mexicanas (CUMEX)
Movilidad Académica Colombia-México (MACMEX)
Asociación Mexicana Para la Educación Internacional (AMPEI)
Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration (CONAHEC)
Consejo de Rectores de las Principales Universidades de Québec (CREPUQ)
MÉXico Francia Ingenieros TECnología (MEXFITEC)
Organización Universitaria Interamericana (OUI)
Alianza del Pacifico
Espacio Común de Educación Superio (ECOES)
Erasmus Mundus KA+107
Jóvenes en Intercambio México-Argentina (JIMA)
Programa de Intercambio y Movilidad Académica (PIMA)
Santander-Universia
UDUAL-PAME (Unión de Universidades de América Latina y el Caribe)

Location and Contacts

Address Calle Rosales y Boulevard Luis Encinas s/n, Colonia Centro
Hermosillo, Sonora, 83000
Mexico
City population 856,000
Phone +52 (662) 259 2136
Fax +52 (662) 259 2135

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