UCOL / Universidad de Colima
Colima Mexico
Program A/B
2020 Fall (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
Fall Semester
Nomination Deadline
1st cycle:06/Jan/2020
2nd cycle: 16/Mar/2020
Contact information


Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

8students / Semester

approx USD $1200

Local currencyMexican Pesos

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒19.1068

Update date 12/Nov/2019 00:33:21
Outline ID 406

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content Students can attend courses from different faculties or areas of study if required. They can find the courses per area of study through this link: http://www.ucol.mx/oferta-educativa/oferta-superior.htm
Teaching Language Mainly Spanish, but also we have courses taught in English.
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 10/Aug/2020 To: 18/Dec/2020
2nd Semester
From: 01/Feb/2021 To: 25/Jun/2021
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study

Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English
TOEFL ITP: 567 - 601 or
DELE (Diplomas de Español como Lengua Extranjera): DELE B2

An official letter of the department of language at home University will be required, explaining the language skills of the student and if they will allow him/her to take the courses in the language chosen.

An official letter of the department of language at home University will be required, explaining the language skills of the student and if they will allow him/her to take the courses in the language chosen.

Academic Field
--Agronomy and Crop Science,
Area Studies
--Asian Studies, --Asian-American Studies, --Latin American Studies, --Women’s Studies,
--Anatomy, --Botany/Plant Biology, --Marine Sciences, --Physiology,
--Accounting, --Business Management, --E-Commerce, --Economics, --Finance, --International Business/Trade/Commerce, --Marketing,
--Advertising, --Digital Communication and Media, --Journalism, --Mass Communication/Media Studies, --Public Relations, --Radio and Television,
Computer and Information Sciences
--Computer Applications Programming, --Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications, --Informatics,
Construction Trades
--Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology,
--Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, --Special Education, --Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language,
--Civil Engineering, --Computer 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, --Hospitality Management, --Hotel and Restaurant Management, --Tourism Management,
Human Services
--Public Administration, --Social Work,
International/Global Studies
--International Relations and Affairs,
Law/Criminal Justice
--International Business, Trade, and Tax Law,
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Natural Resources/Conservation
--Sustainability Studies,
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
--Chemistry, --Geology/Earth Science, --Physics,
--Behavioral Sciences, --Clinical Psychology, --Counseling Psychology,
Social Sciences
--Political Science and Government,
Visual and Performing Arts
--Art History, --Art Studies, --Dance, --Design and Visual Communications, --Drawing, --Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other, --Graphic Design, --Industrial and Product Design, --Music Pedagogy, --Music Performance, --Music Theory and Composition, --Painting, --Photography, --Sculpture, --Voice and Opera,
GPA 8 / 10 (80%)(Prerequisite)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
Please refer to the call "Becas de Excelencia para Extranjeros" that the Government of Mexico offers through "Secretaría de Relaciones Exteriores".
Housing Type
  • Home stay
  • Off Campus accommodation

Housing charge
Local currency
  • Mexican Pesos
  • USD $0 per month
Home stay
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 400 - 500 per month
Medical Insurance Others
It is required that all students have a medical insurance with the following minimum characteristics:
1). To be international. 2). To cover USD$50,000 in medical expenses. 3). To cover repatriation of mortal remains.
Visa Process After the students receive the letter of acceptance, they will be able to start the process for visa with the nearest Embassy 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:10/Aug/2020To:18/Dec/2020(4 months)
Second Semester
From:01/Feb/2021To:25/Jun/2021(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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