UCOL / Universidad de Colima
A&B (Spring 2021)
Colima Mexico
Program A/B
2021 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:03/Jul/2020
2nd cycle: 22/Sep/2020
Contact information


Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

8students / Semester

approx USD $1200

Local currencyMexican pesos

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒22.2

Update date 02/Jun/2020 02:11:46
Outline ID 694

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 :


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: 01/Feb/2021 To: 25/Jun/2021
2nd Semester
From: 09/Aug/2021 To: 17/Dec/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

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

Academic Field
--Agronomy and Crop Science,
Area Studies
--Asian Studies, --Asian-American Studies, --Latin American Studies, --Pacific Rim Studies, --Women’s Studies,
--Marine Sciences,
--Accounting, --E-Commerce, --Economics, --Finance, --International Business/Trade/Commerce, --Marketing,
--Advertising, --Digital Communication and Media, --Journalism, --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,
Sports Studies
--Sports Studies,
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 Performance, --Music Theory and Composition, --Painting, --Photography, --Sculpture,
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, Buddy Program, please contact Ms. Flor Silva: fsilva4@ucol.mx

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

$ 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 We provide a letter of acceptance as official invitation for the students to apply for a visa in 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:01/Feb/2021To:25/Jun/2021(4 months)
Second Semester
From:09/Aug/2021To:17/Dec/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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