ITAM / Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico
Student Exchange
Mexco City Mexico
Program A/B
2022 Spring (1st,2nd Cycle)
GPA 70%

General Information

Host Institution

ITAM´s undergraduate programs offer internationally rigorous research and academic standards which attract the most competitive students and professors in Mexico. With an average ratio of full-time faculty to student of 22-to-1, all ITAM undergraduate programs offer an intelectually challenging curriculum, insuring the international competitiveness of our graduates in their field of study.  At the same time, all programs share common core subjects which provide the interdisciplinary and humanistic foundation needed for success in the challenges awaiting future generations. ITAM offers undegraduate degrees in Accounting, Actuarial Sciences, Applied Mathematics, Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Economics, Financial Management, Industrial Engineering, International relations, Law, Mechatronics Engineering, Political Science and Telecommunications Engineering. ITAM is a private, non-profit institution with an average of 6,000 undergraduate students.

Mailing Address
Rio Hondo 1 , Mexco City , Mexico City

Study Abroad Year
Spring Semester
Nomination Deadline
1st cycle:08/Oct/2021
2nd cycle: 08/Oct/2021
Contact information

Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

2students / Semester

approx USD $4500

Local currencyMexican Pesos

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒20

Update date 28/Oct/2021 22:02:41
Outline ID 840

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content Division of Business Administration and Accounting
Division of Economics, Law and Political Science
Division of Engineering
Division of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Sciences
Division of General Studies and International Studies
Teaching Language English, Spanish
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 07/Jan/2022 To: 28/May/2022
2nd Semester
From: 04/Aug/2022 To: 17/Dec/2022
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study

Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English
IELTS: 7 - 8, TOEFL iBT: 87 - 98 or
DELE (Diplomas de Español como Lengua Extranjera): DELE B2

Every semester we offer between 30-40 regular courses in English across all our programs, we highly recommend a TOEFL 90 or IELTS 7.0.

If taking courses in Spanish we highly recommend students to have a B2 level or at least one year of university-level Spanish with good reading and listening skills.

Academic Field
--Accounting, --Actuarial Science, --Auditing, --Business Communications, --Business Management, --Business Statistics, --Economics, --Entrepreneurship, --Finance, --Insurance, --International Business/Trade/Commerce, --Marketing, --Organizational Behavior Studies,
Computer and Information Sciences
--Artificial Intelligence, --Computer Applications Programming, --Informatics,
--Computer Engineering, --Industrial Engineering,
International/Global Studies
--International Relations and Affairs,
Law/Criminal Justice
--International Business, Trade, and Tax Law, --Legal Studies,
--Statistics, --Topology and Foundations,

ITAM’s reputation is built on its prestigious programs, rigorous academics, highly qualified faculty, and research excellence.

2.8 / 4 (70%)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports Orientation session is one a full day and is generally scheduled before the first
day of classes.

Buddy Program
Students are invited to participate in this fun mentoring program where they will be matched with a Mexican student who will help ease their life at ITAM and in Mexico City.

There are plenty of activities happening throughout the campus at all times. International students are welcome to join everything. Student associations Sport Activities and representative teams (Football, Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball, Rugby, etc) Cultural Activities Music, theater and dance programs Voluntarism, Community support and engagement, Publishing.

International Office
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Off Campus accommodation

  • Housing is not owned or operated by ITAM but the International Office provides assistance by finding off-campus housing options. There are many fully furnished student residences within walking distance from ITAM. Options depend on price range and features desired by the student.
Housing charge
Local currency
  • Mexican Pesos
Off Campus accommodation
  • USD $400 per month
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 300 - 400 per month
Medical Insurance Required (For student)
Visa Process ITAM will provide letter of acceptance and necessary documentation to obtain a student visa but all prospective exchange students should check with their nearest Mexican consulate about visa requirements.

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/Jan/2022To:28/May/2022(5 months)
Second Semester
From:08/Aug/2022To:17/Dec/2022(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

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