Program A/B

Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez

Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, México México

UUACJ is a public university, established in 1973. It is located in the northwest area of Chihuahua State, bordering El Paso, Texas, USA.
Our primary mission is to create, preserve and disseminate knowledge. We aim to comprehensively educate nationally competitive and internationally recognized graduates.
Total enrollment over 29,000 students. 28,186 of them studying undergraduate programs, and 814 studying graduate programs.
UACJ is divided in four main institutes and 3 Campus
Architecture Design and Arts
Social Sciences and Administration
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering and Technology
Campus South
Campus of Cuauhtémoc
Campus of Nuevo Casas Grandes
Av. Plutarco Elías Calles # 1210, Fracc.Foviste Chamizal Ciudad Juárez, Chih., México. C.P 32310

◆UMAP Contact Person

Mtra. Alejandra Orozco Iriogyen
Division of Entailment and Academic Exchange Head Office / Cooperation and Internationalization Office

◆Regular Academic Calendar

·First Semester
From: 16 January 2019
To: 24 May 2019
·Third Semester
From: 5 August 2019
To: 22 November 2019

◆Semester Load in Credits/Units

·Minimum 32
·Maximum 64

◆General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

·Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation

380 credits (aprox, it is diferent for each program)

·Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

5 years

◆List of Study Programs that are open for International Exchanges

Institute of Architecture, Design and Art
Architecture -Visual arts - Graphic design -Industrial design - Interior design
Music - Art Theory and Criticism

Institute of Biomedical Sciences
Biology - Physical education - Nursing
Medicine - Veterinarian - Nutrition
Dentistry - Chemistry

Institute of Social Sciences and Administration
Business administration - Security Sciences
Accounting - Law - Economy - Education
History - Spanish-Mexican literaturev Psychology - Sociology - Social work

Institute of Engineering and Technology
Aeronautical - Biomedical
Civil - Electrical - Physical
Industrial - Manufacturing
Mechatronics - Automotive Systems
Computer Systems - Digital Systems and Communications
Mathematics -
Note: All the programs are taughy in Spanish and it it an advance level of the language

◆Exchange- Related Information

·Exchange Duration
one semester with possibility of extension to one more semester
·Language Proficiency Requirements
Spanish, B1
·Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Laboratories, Libraries, Gym, Language Center, Aquatic Center, arts and crafts, student guia,


Home stay:


Off Campus Assistance:


·Medical Insurance
It is required for all the visitant students
·Visa Process
Only If the student stay for more then 180 days, See migration policies

Application Submission Deadline: 
25 May 2018 (For Aug.-Nov. 2018)
23 November 2018 (For Jan.-May 2019)