IAU Member


top General Information


Street:Avenida Universidad s/n, Ciudad Universitaria

City:San Nicolás de los Garza

Province:Nuevo León

Post Code:66451

Tel.:+52(81) 83-29-40-00


Institution Funding



Founded 1933 as Universidad de Nuevo León and acquired present status and title 1971.

Academic Year

August to July (August-December; January-June)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (bachillerato)



Student Body


top Officers

Head : Jesus Ancer Rodríguez

Job title:Rector

top Divisions

Faculty : Accountancy and Administration

Fields of study:Accountancy, Administration, Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, International Business, Marketing

Faculty : Agronomy

Fields of study:Agricultural Business, Agriculture, Agronomy, Biotechnology, Food Technology

Faculty : Architecture

Fields of study:Architecture, Industrial Design

Faculty : Biology

Fields of study:Biology, Biotechnology, Food Science, Immunology, Microbiology, Parasitology

Faculty : Chemistry

Fields of study:Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry

Faculty : Civil Engineering

Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Structural Architecture

Faculty : Communication Sciences

Fields of study:Communication Studies

Faculty : Dentistry

Fields of study:Dentistry, Orthodontics, Periodontics, Surgery

Faculty : Earth Sciences

Fields of study:Earth Sciences, Geology, Mineralogy, Petroleum and Gas Engineering

Faculty : Economics

Fields of study:Economics, Finance

Faculty : Forestry

Fields of study:Forestry

Faculty : Law and Criminology

Fields of study:Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminology, Labour Law, Law

Faculty : Mathematics and Physics

Fields of study:Computer Science, Mathematics, Multimedia, Physics

Faculty : Mechanical and Electrical Engineering

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Automation and Control Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Software Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering

Faculty : Medicine

Fields of study:Anaesthesiology, Anatomy, Cardiology, Dermatology, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Medicine, Ophthalmology, Radiology, Surgery

Faculty : Music

Fields of study:Conducting, Music, Music Theory and Composition, Musical Instruments, Singing

Faculty : Nursing

Fields of study:Nursing

Faculty : Philosophy and Letters

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Bilingual and Bicultural Education, English, French, History, Library Science, Literature, Philosophy, Social Sciences, Sociology, Translation and Interpretation

Faculty : Political Science and Public Administration

Fields of study:International Relations, Political Sciences, Public Administration

Faculty : Psychology

Fields of study:Psychology

Faculty : Public Health and Nutrition

Fields of study:Nutrition, Public Health

Faculty : Scenic Arts

Fields of study:Dance, Performing Arts, Theatre

Faculty : Social Work and Human Development

Fields of study:Development Studies, Social Work

Faculty : Sport

Fields of study:Sports

Faculty : Veterinary Medicine and Animal Husbandry

Fields of study:Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science

Faculty : Visual Arts

Fields of study:Cinema and Television, Painting and Drawing, Sculpture, Visual Arts

top Degrees


Fields of study:Accountancy, Administration, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Engineering, Animal Husbandry, Architecture, Automation and Control Engineering, Biology, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Communication Arts, Computer Science, Conducting, Criminology, Dance, Dentistry, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Food Technology, Forestry, Geological Engineering, Geophysics, Graphic Design, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Hispanic American Studies, History, Industrial Chemistry, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Sciences, International Business, International Relations, Law, Library Science, Linguistics, Mathematics, Medicine, Mineralogy, Music, Music Education, Musical Instruments, Natural Resources, Nursing, Nutrition, Parasitology, Pharmacology, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Public Administration, Singing, Social Welfare, Social Work, Sociology, Sports, Theatre, Veterinary Science, Visual Arts, Writing



Fields of study:Accountancy, Administration, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Ceramic Art, Communication Arts, Constitutional Law, Criminology, Dentistry, Economics, Educational Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, English, Environmental Studies, Finance, Fine Arts, Fiscal Law, Forestry, Geology, Higher Education, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Management, Information Technology, International Business, International Relations, Labour and Industrial Relations, Law, Marketing, Mechanical Engineering, Microbiology, Nursing, Occupational Health, Production Engineering, Psychoanalysis, Public Administration, Public Health, Social Work, Sports, Taxation, Telecommunications Engineering, Transport Engineering, Veterinary Science, Water Science


Fields of study:Administration, Agriculture, Architecture, Biological and Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Ceramic Art, Chemistry, Construction Engineering, Development Studies, Earth Sciences, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Management, Law, Materials Engineering, Medicine, Microbiology, Natural Resources, Nursing, Philosophy, Physical Engineering, Political Sciences, Psychology, Social Work, Urban Studies, Veterinary Science

top Academic Periodicals


Armas y Letras

Ciencia UANL



Medicina Universitaria

Perspectivas Sociales

Revista Salud Pública y Nutrición


Updated on 05-09-2012