BUAP / Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla
Puebla Mexico
Program A/B
2020 Fall (2nd Cycle)
GPA 80%

General Information

Host Institution

Type: Public

Established15 April 1578 as Colegio del Espíritu Santo, 4 April 1937 as University of Puebla

Students: Almost 100,000

Grades and postgraduates programshttps://www.buap.mx/content/oferta-educativa-1

Mission: The Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla is an autonomous public university that has achieved consolidation at the national level, committed to the integral capacitation and training of critical and reflexive professionals and citizens, at the levels of secondary school and higher education both undergraduate and graduate, who will have the capacity to generate, adapt, recreate, innovate and apply knowledge with quality and social relevance. The University fosters research and the creation and dissemination of knowledge, it promotes social inclusion, equal opportunities and social outreach. It conforms a community of knowledge and as such is pivotal in the development of art, culture, and the proposal of solutions to economic, environmental, social and political problems of the region and of the country, under a policy which incorporates transparency and accountability, ethical principles, sustainable development, the defense of human rights, tolerance and honesty, thus contributing to the creation and development of a proactive, productive, just and safe society.

Mailing Address
4 sur 104, Centro Historico, Puebla, Pueblo , Puebla , Puebla
+52-222-2295500-ext. 3088



Study Abroad Year
Fall Semester
Nomination Deadline
2nd cycle: 16/Mar/2020

*Application reception will begin on the 2nd cycle

Contact information


Accept Program A 4students / Semester
Accept Program B

2students / Semester

approx USD $750

Local currency15,000

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒20

Update date 13/Apr/2020 04:35:36
Outline ID 532

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content https://www.buap.mx/content/oferta-educativa-1
Teaching Language Spanish and some courses in English (please ask to movilidad.dgdi@correo.buap.mx)
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 03/Aug/2020 To: 11/Dec/2020
2nd Semester
From: 04/Jan/2021 To: 14/May/2021
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study

Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English
TOEIC: 550 - 665, TOEFL ITP: 526 - 566, TOEFL iBT: 72 - 86, IELTS: 5 - 5.5 or
DELE (Diplomas de Español como Lengua Extranjera): DELE B1

Academic Field
GPA 8 / 10 (80%)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
Housing Type

Housing charge
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 400 - 500 per month
Medical Insurance Required (For student)
Visa Process https://www.gob.mx/sre/acciones-y-programas/visa-de-residente-temporal-estudiante

Visas are only needed if the student programme lasts 180 days or more. Please note that the student should request a visa at the nearest Mexican Consulate or Embassy prior to the departure to Mexico/to our 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:02/Jan/2019To:15/May/2019(5 months)
Second Semester
From:05/Aug/2019To:13/Dec/2019(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

This program has been closed for appplications

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