Higher Education is the forward level of studies after High School or equivalent to upper secondary education. Higher Education is formed by different levels and different institutions.
In this site you will find information about the Mexican Education System, particulary about Higher Education.
Due to the diversity of Mexican higher education institutions, the requirements and entry procedures are different for each one. Therefore, we strongly recommend you to define what level of studies, what degree or profession, the institution, and the state and city of the Country is the most convenient for you.
Normally the enrollment period is in August and September, but it depends on each institution due to their different modalities.
2 years of study degree
Widely specialize in technical and theoretical knowledge in work or study field.
Examples: Technical professional in software development or gastronomy.
4 or 5 years of study degree
Advance knowledge in a particular study or work field, in which is required a critical comprehension of theories and principles.
Example: Law or Architecture Bachelor’s Degree, Biochemical Engineering.
1 or 5 years of study degree
For the enrollment of this level of studies is mandatory to hold a bachelor’s degree and is divided into specialization in a specific field, Master and Doctoral Degree.
Example: Master in Business Administration, Doctorate in Engineering.
Procedure by which is granted the official validation of studies done abroad. In order to ask for a recognition, studies must be similar with the ones conducted in the Mexican Education System.
If you have studies abroad and need the official validation in Mexico, you have to process your recognition of studies according to the educational level wanted.
Facilitates young Mexican students living and studying in the United States of America, who, because of their immigration status, cannot continue their studies at the undergraduate level in that country and wish to join the Mexican higher education institutions.
Applicants, in addition to the simplified requirements that determine Higher Education Institutions (HEI) in the field of revalidation of studies abroad and equivalents of studies, must comply with the following:
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