University of Guadalajara
Street: Av. Juárez No. 976, Colonia Centro
Phone: +52 (33) 3134 2222
Phone: +52 (33) 3630 9591, 3630 9890
History and Objectives:
The University of Guadalajara was created in 1792. It is a public decentralized body of the State of Jalisco Government, which enjoys autonomy, judicial personality and personal property. Its main goals are to train and provide continuing education services in all levels; to organize, carry out, foster and disseminate scientific, technological and humanistic research; to rescue, preserve, promote and disseminate culture and; to work in cooperation with other academic authorities to promote high quality education. Nowadays it represents the second largest and most important public university in Mexico.
University Council (Community and Corporate Relations Council, Controller and university of Guadalajara Foundation), General Rector (Council of Rectors, Executive Vice-rector and General Secretary) and Social Council.
6 Metropolitan University Centers in Guadalajara and 8 Regional University Centers in the rest of the State of Jalisco.
Human Studies; Languages; Economy, Administration and Finance; Education and Values; Electronic, Systems and Computer; Socio-cultural Studies; Socio-political and Juridical Studies; Philosophy and Humanities; Mathematics and Physics; Commercial Exchange Process; Technological and Industrial Process; Health, Psychology and Society; Habitat and Urban Development; Social Integration.
QUEBEC Exchange Programme; Cooperation with Universities in Spain, Colombia, USA, Mexico, Germany; collaboration with USJAL; Region Centro-Occidente de ANUIES agreement (staff mobility); ISEP; PMESAN-Nord America Mobility Project.
Two Calendars, March to July and September to January.
Engineering of Food
Net and Telecommunication Engineering
Commerce Area Administration
Political Science and Public Management
Philosophy and Social Science
Technology of Information
Communication, Speeding of Science and Culture
Education and Cognitive Process
Management of Educational Institutions
Habitat Social Management
Engineering for the Quality
Politics and Public Management
Philosophy of the Education