Unison / Universidad de Sonora
Hermosillo Mexico
Program A/B
2020 Spring (2nd Cycle)

General Information

Host Institution

Universidad de Sonora  is an autonomous institution of higher education and public service. It was founded in Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico in 1942. With over 75 years of educational experience, the university is considered Sonora’s most valuable social heritage due to the importance and quality of human and material resources, its student population, the quality of the education it offers, the presence of its alumni, and its impact in regional history and progress.

Due to the strategic geographical location of its six campuses, the university plays an essential role in promoting innovative and varied educational programs, as well as in making and implementing new discoveries to face the challenges of global development.

Achievements and progress have made possible for the university to be recognized as one of the best universities nationwide, as well as attain the leadership in the northwest of Mexico and the state.

Universidad de Sonora offers a wide variety of academic programs. These options include 78 undergraduate degrees across six campuses, 28 masters, 13 doctoral degrees, and 6 certificates. 91.2% of assessable undergraduate programs are recognized for their high quality by national accreditation organisms COPAES and CIEES. 35 of the 47 graduate degrees are part of PNPC (Quality Degrees National Program) and students may apply for a grant from Conacyt (National Council for Science and Technology).

Our faculty and students work together to create and disseminate new knowledge and creative works. More than 30,000 students are engaged in academic programs of all levels under the capable tutelage of more than 2,500 professors. 787 of these professors hold Ph.Ds, and 328 of them are part of SNI (National Researchers System), meaning they are recognized for their outstanding efforts in research in various disciplines.

** Know more about the University of Sonora mobility programs and the international students experience on our Official Page and Social Media
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Youtube: Movilidad Unison https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCE7a4pXd8TGVlxzlXThlisA 
SoyUnison https://www.youtube.com/user/soyunison 

Mailing Address
Blvd. Rosales , Hermosillo , Sonora



Study Abroad Year
Spring Semester
Nomination Deadline
2nd cycle: 19/Sep/2019

*Application reception will begin on the 2nd cycle

Contact information


Accept Program A 10students / Semester
Accept Program B

10students / Semester

approx USD $500

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒19

Update date 13/Apr/2020 05:10:12
Outline ID 339

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content Find here all of our programs : http://www.ofertaeducativa.uson.mx
Teaching Language Spanish/English
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 13/Jan/2020 To: 22/May/2020
2nd Semester
From: 10/Aug/2020 To: 11/Dec/2020
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study

Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English

Academic Field
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
Housing Type

Housing charge
Cost of living
Medical Insurance
Visa Process

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:13/Jan/2020To:22/May/2020(4 months)
Second Semester
From:10/Aug/2020To:11/Dec/2020(4 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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