Program A/B

Universidad Autónoma de Baja California

Baja California Mexico

The UABC is a public State University founded in 1957 and is focused on teaching, research, outreach and extension services. Currently UABC offers 74 bachelor´s educative programs and 43 posgraduate educative programs, all recognized by National Council of Science and Technology (CONACYT). Has an enrollment of 63,642 bachelor´s students and 1,681 posgraduate students. The UABC has 1,293 full time faculty members of which 892 are accredited by the Development Professional Teaching Program (PRODEP), and 351 researchers belong to National System of Researchers (SNI-CONACYT). These latest work the areas of Agricultural sciences, Engineering and technology sciences, Natural and exact sciences, Health sciences, Economic and administrative sciences, Social sciences, and Education, humanities and behavioral sciences. In 2016 the UABC occupies the position number 122nd. In the Latin American University QS Ranking and the 7th. place among the State public universities in México. Finally, the academic and administrative activities carry to out in three campuses located in Ensenada, Mexicali and Tijuana, all in the State of Baja California.
Av. Álvaro Obregón y Julián Carrillo s/n, Edificio de Rectoría, Col. Nueva, C.P. 021100

◆UMAP Contact Person

Ms. Montserrat Bernal
General Coordination of International Cooperation and Academic Exchange

◆Regular Academic Calendar

·First Semester
From: January 2019
To: June 2019
·Second Semester
From: August 2019
To: December 2019

◆Semester Load in Credits/Units

·Minimum N/A
·Maximum N/A

◆General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

·Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation

360 credits aprox.

·Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program


◆List of Study Programs that are open for International Exchanges

All programs (Engeneering, Health Programs, Economic and Administrative Sciences, International Relations, Social Sciences)

◆Exchange- Related Information

·Exchange Duration
1 semester or 1 year
·Language Proficiency Requirements
Spanish B1
·Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Libraries in different areas of the campus, sport camps, olympic pool, Computer Labs, among others


Home stay:


Off Campus Assistance:

Assistance to find stay will be provided

·Medical Insurance
Students must acquire International Medical Insurance before arriving to UABC
·Visa Process
Students who will stay in México for less than 180 days do not require a Visa, if students will stay longer than 180 days, they must contact the Mexican Embassy or consulate in their country.

Application Submission Deadline: 9 November 2018