Office of the President

I am pleased to welcome you to Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, an institution founded in 1933 and known for its excellence in higher education, by training humanistic and scientific professionals who contribute to finding solutions to social problems and bringing change and innovation to the northeastern region of Mexico.

Today, more than 216 thousand students wish to complete their professional goals through one of the 360 programs offered at high school, undergraduate, and postgraduate stages. Our programs are available to our students through 29 high schools and 26 colleges across 30 municipalities in Nuevo Leon.

It is worth mentioning that one hundred percent of bachelor programs are ranked level 1 in “Padrón de Calidad del Sistema Nacional de Educación Media Superior” (Quality Standard of the National System of Upper Secondary Education).

Similarly, at the high school level, every program attains Level 1 of the Good Quality Standard. Moving on to the undergraduate level, 22 of our academic programs undergo evaluation and accreditation by the Interinstitutional Committees for the Evaluation of Higher Education, while 67 receive accreditation from the Council for the Accreditation of Higher Education. Moreover, at the graduate level, a remarkable total of 117 master’s, doctoral, and specialization programs adhere to Conacyt’s National Graduate Quality Program Standard.

Our raison d’être is our students. We are dedicated to providing them with a well-rounded education that takes into account the regional, national, and global context. This education is built on a strong foundation of principles and values, emphasizing our commitment to sustainable, scientific, technological, and cultural development. Our ultimate goal is to empower our students to emerge as proficient, competitive, innovative, and socially responsible professionals.

When you choose Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon as the place to pursue your professional development, you are signing up for an institution that is premised on Excellence as a principle and Education as an instrument.


It is a pleasure to welcome you to the Maximum Academic Institution of Nuevo Leon, the home of Tigres

Dr. med. Santos Guzmán López

Posted by: H. Consejo Universitario