UCOL / Universidad de Colima
Colima Mexico
Program A/B
2020 Spring (1st,2nd Cycle)
GPA 80% (Prerequisite)

General Information

Host Institution

The University of Colima was Founded in 1940. It has an 27,000 students and 1883 teachers. It offers 65 undergraduate programs and 36 graduate programs. The high quality of the education at the University of Colima is certified annually by the National Secretariat of Education (Known as “SEP”). International standards are monitored from the top management, that is why the quality of its management processes are certified by ISO 9001:2008 and the security of information by ISO 27001:2005

Mailing Address
University of Colima, Universidad 333, Las Viboras , Colima , Colima

Spanish version: https://www.ucol.mx/ English version: https://english.ucol.mx/

Spanish version: http://www.ucol.mx/oferta-educativa/oferta-superior.htm English version: https://english.ucol.mx/academic-programs.htm


Study Abroad Year
Spring Semester
Nomination Deadline
1st cycle:10/Jul/2019
2nd cycle: 19/Sep/2019
Contact information


Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

2students / Semester

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒19.53

Update date 31/May/2019 04:47:25
Outline ID 277

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content You can find at least 64 academic programs taught in Spanish by clicking on the following link :

(Spanish version): http://www.ucol.mx/oferta-educativa/oferta-superior.htm
(English version): https://english.ucol.mx/oferta-superior-licenciatura.htm

For courses or complete programs taught in English, please send a message to the coordinator Samantha Ortiz (Ms.): js_ortiz@ucol.mx
Teaching Language Mainly Spanish, but we also offer courses taught in English.
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 03/Feb/2020 To: 26/Jun/2020
2nd Semester
From: 10/Aug/2020 To: 18/Dec/2020
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study

Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English
TOEFL ITP: 526 - 566, TOEFL iBT: 72 - 86 or
DELE (Diplomas de Español como Lengua Extranjera): DELE B1

The student should hold an interview in English with a professor of our University, and also send us a letter written by a professor of English language from home University about the language level and the competence of the student to take courses in English.

The student should hold an interview in Spanish with a professor of our University, and also send us a letter written by a professor of Spanish language from home University about the language level and the competence of the student to take courses in Spanish.

Academic Field
--Animal Husbandry,
Area Studies
--Asian Studies, --Asian-American Studies, --Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Chicano Studies, --Pacific Rim Studies,
--Marine Sciences,
--Accounting, --E-Commerce, --Economics, --Finance, --International Business/Trade/Commerce, --Marketing,
--Advertising, --Digital Communication and Media, --Journalism, --Public Relations,
Computer and Information Sciences
--Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications,
--Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, --Special Education, --Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language,
--Agricultural Engineering, --Chemical Engineering, --Civil Engineering, --Computer Software Engineering, --Electrical and Electronics Engineering, --Mechanical Engineering, --Metallurgical Engineering, --Systems Engineering,
Foreign Languages and Literatures
--Linguistics, --Spanish Language and Literature,
Health Sciences
--Medicine, --Nursing Science, --Nutrition Sciences, --Veterinary Sciences,
Hospitality and Tourism
--Culinary Arts, --Tourism Management,
Human Services
--Public Administration, --Social Work,
International/Global Studies
--International Relations and Affairs,
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
--Chemistry, --Physics, --Theoretical and Mathematical Physics,
--Behavioral Sciences,
Social Sciences
--Political Science and Government,
Sports Studies
--Sports Studies,
Visual and Performing Arts
--Dance, --Design and Visual Communications, --Graphic Design, --Industrial and Product Design, --Music Theory and Composition, --Studio Arts,
GPA 8 / 10 (80%)(Prerequisite)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports Pick up service at Colima National Ariport and Bus Terminal/ Orientation for Housing/ Orientation Session and Field trips.
Scholarship information
Please, refer to the different calls that the Government of Mexico offers through "Secretaría de Relaciones Exteriores" (SRE) for foreign students.
Housing Type
  • Home stay
  • Off Campus accommodation
  • Others

  • The UCOL works together with a network of host families and lodging.
Housing charge
Local currency
  • Mexican Pesos
Home stay
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 300 - 400 per month
Medical Insurance Required (For student)
Visa Process We provide letter of acceptance as official invitation for the students to apply for a visa in their country.

Please inform prospective dates of acceptance if the dates would be later than UMAP's Timeline for onlire placement period. It helps students to choose their preferences.

Link to the Course List available for international students / Other related links

Regular Academic Calendar (indicate the period)

First Semester
From:12/Aug/2019To:20/Dec/2019(5 months)
Second Semester
From:03/Feb/2020To:26/Jun/2020(5 months)
Third Semester
Fourth Semester
Website of academic year

Semester Load in Credits/Units

1UCTS = 1Credit/1.5ECTS/3CATS *What's UCTS?


General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation
Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

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