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National Autonomous University of Mexico

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The National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) was founded on September 21st, 1551 under the name Royal and Pontifical University of Mexico. It is the biggest and most important university in Mexico and Ibero-America. The fundamental aim of the UNAM is to serve both the country and humanity, train professionals, organize and carry out research, mainly on national problems and conditions, and offer cultural benefits in the broadest sense possible.

Country Mexico
School name National Autonomous University of Mexico
City Ciudad de México
Degree Bachelor, Master, PhD
Faculty
(Undergraduate)
Faculty of Accounting and Administration
Faculty of Architecture
Faculty of Chemistry
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of High Studies (FES) Aragón
Faculty of High Studies (FES) Acatlán
Faculty of High Studies (FES) Cuautitlán
Faculty of High Studies (FES) Iztacala
Faculty of High Studies (FES) Zaragoza
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Odontology
Faculty of Philosophy and Literature
Faculty of Political and Social Sciences
Faculty of Psychology
Faculty of Sciences
Faculty of Veterinarian Medicine and Animal Science
Faculty of Arts
Faculty
(Graduate)
Faculty of Accounting and Administration
Faculty of Architecture
Faculty of Chemistry
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Odontology
Faculty of Philosophy and Literature
Faculty of Political and Social Sciences
Faculty of Psychology
Faculty of Sciences
Faculty of Veterinarian Medicine and Animal Science
Faculty of Arts
Coed/Woman Coeducation
Establishment Public
Language used in the class Spanish
Religious background N/A
Year of foundation 1551
The number of students (Undergraduate) 309,744
The number of students (Graduate) 27,565
Test required for admission Entrance Exam
% applicants admitted 22%
The number of foreign students 739
ARWU Rank (2013 ranking) 151-200
QS Rank (2013 rankings) N/A
THE Rank (2013 rankings) N/A
Address Av Universidad 3000, Copilco Universidad, Coyoacán, 04510 Ciudad de México, Distrito Federal, México
Link to official website http://www.unam.mx/
Link to contact website http://www.directorio.unam.mx/consultasvarias.htm