its / Instituto Tecnologico de Sonora
Exchange Students
Obregon Mexico
Program A/B
2020 Fall (1st,2nd Cycle)
GPA 75% (Prerequisite)

General Information

Host Institution

The Sonora Institute of Technology (ITSON) is an institution committed with social development; it has more than 18,000 students and experts that offer education services, research and development focused in the improvement of the well-being, self-sufficiency, health, and survival of the communities where it has presence.

ITSON was established in 1955 as a project of the community that was looking for the offering of new educational opportunities. The initial effort for establishing ITSON was headed by The Lions Club International, Ciudad Obregon Chapter.

Academic Offer: 

Language Requirements; Intermediate - Advanced Spanish

Residence Hall;  

Scholarship information; Full scholarship in reciprocity which includes exemption of academic costs, feeding through the University campuses from Monday to Friday during the duration of the semester and accomodation in the ITSON residence hall.

Mailing Address
5 de febrero 818 sur Col Centro , Obregon , Sonora

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

2students / Semester

approx USD $500

Local currencyMXN

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒20

Update date 09/Apr/2020 06:31:34
Outline ID 545

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content -Business Administration
-Education Sciences
-Arts Management and Development
-Food Technology
-Chemical Engineering
-Biotechnology Engineering
-Biosystems Engineering
-Civil Engineering
-Electromechanical Engineering
-Electronic Engineering
-Industrial and Systems Engineering
-Zootechnician Veterinarian
-Management of Tourism Enterprises
-Graphic Design
-Physical Exercise Sciences
-Economics and Finances
-Mechatronic Engineering
-Childhood Education
-Environmental Sciences Engineering
-Software Engineering

Teaching Language Spanish
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 24/Aug/2020 To: 11/Dec/2020
2nd Semester
From: 18/Jan/2021 To: 21/May/2021
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study

Language Proficiency Requirements

SEIKEN (Evaluacion Oficial del Conocimiento de la Lengua Espanola): 3(Prerequisite)

Students' files will be checked if the score is lower.

Students' files will be checked if the score is lower.

Academic Field
--Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture, --Agronomy and Crop Science, --Animal Sciences, --Equine Studies, --Horticulture Operations, --Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management,
--Animal Physiology, --Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, --Biometry/Biometrics, --Botany/Plant Biology, --Endocrinology, --Toxicology, --Wildlife Biology, --Zoology/Animal Biology,
--Accounting, --Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, --Business Communications, --Business Management, --Business Statistics, --Economics, --Entrepreneurship, --Finance, --Human Resources Management, --Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management, --Marketing, --Organizational Behavior Studies, --Organizational Leadership,
Computer and Information Sciences
--Computer and IT Support Services, --Computer Applications Programming, --Informatics, --Web Page/Multimedia Design,
--Adult and Continuing Education, --Early Childhood Education, --Elementary Education, --Health Teacher Education, --Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, --Secondary Education,
--Chemical Engineering, --Civil Engineering, --Computer Engineering, --Computer Software Engineering, --Electrical and Electronics Engineering, --Environmental Engineering, --Hydraulics and Fluid Power Technology, --Industrial Engineering, --Manufacturing Engineering, --Mechanical Engineering, --Systems Engineering, --Water Resources Engineering,
Health Sciences
--Health and Wellness, --Nutrition Sciences,
Hospitality and Tourism
--Event Planning, --Hotel and Restaurant Management, --Tourism Management,
Physical Sciences
--Chemistry, --Physics,
--Counseling Psychology, --Developmental and Child Psychology,
Sports Studies
--Sport and Fitness Management, --Sports Studies,
Visual and Performing Arts
--Acting, --Art History, --Art Studies, --Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, --Dance, --Directing and Theatrical Production, --Drama and Theatre Arts, --Drawing, --Graphic Design, --Photography,
GPA 3 / 4 (75%)(Prerequisite)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Dormitory
  • Home stay
  • Off Campus accommodation

Housing charge
Local currency
  • MXN
Home stay
  • USD $300 per month
Off Campus accommodation
  • USD $300 per month
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 500 - 600 per month
Medical Insurance Required (For student)
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:20/Jan/2020To:23/May/2020(4 months)
Second Semester
From:24/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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