General Information:

"The Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México has played a leading role in the history and formation of our country. The substantive tasks of this public, autonomous and secular institution are teaching, research and the dissemination of culture. In the academic world it is recognized as a university of excellence. UNAM responds to the present and looks to the future as the most important cultural project in Mexico."

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Admission: Multi-Faculty-Exchange - Faculty of Arts

Language Requirements: Spanish Language test (University Language Centre) score: B2, there are also some courses offered in English - nevertheless, Spanish is a requirement

Additonal Admission Requirements: none

Accomodation: There is no student residence at UNAM.

Visa: A visa is required only for students from countries with which Mexico has not signed an agreement visa exemption. In this case, you will have to obtain a visitor visa without permission to work in Mexico. If you come from a country that does NOT require a visa, it is not necessary to carry out any immigration procedures prior to your arrival at country; Think VERY well about the length of your stay at UNAM, because once you are in Mexico –if you entered for 180 days– You will not be able to stay as a student for more than that period. Students from countries that REQUIRE a visa: You must process the visa at least one month before your arrival in Mexico, (preventing any delay in the presentation of requirements).

Term: The first semester begins in August and ends in December. On the other hand, the second semester begins in January and ends in July.

How to apply?

Possible grant for selected student:

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