Bachelors Courses Offered by Instituto Politécnico Nacional (IPN) | Top Universities

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At Instituto Politécnico Nacional, we offer a broad range of undergraduate degrees specializing in physics, mathematics, medical and biological sciences, as well as social and administrative sciences.

We also have a number of online undergraduate degrees. Options include social and administrative sciences, and mixed modality university programs. Visit our website for more information.

Entry requirements
Entry requirements vary between undergraduate programs. To find out what entry requirements are relevant to you, visit our website and click on your desired degree program where you’ll find the necessary entry requirements.

How to apply
The application process varies depending on which undergraduate degree you choose to study. You can visit our website and click on the specific undergraduate degree that you’d like to study to find out more information.

You will, however, need to ensure that you submit the following documents, as well as the basic registration form:

  • High school certificate
  • Secondary school certificate
  • Unique Code of Population Registration (CURP)
  • Copy of your birth certificate
  • 6 (4’x4’) ID photographs


With more than 1,300 laboratories, over 150 workshops and 73 libraries, we aim to offer the best facilities and services for our students. We’re also home to the National Library of Science and Technology, the Conical Auditorium, the Tezozomoc Museum, a planetarium, as well as the Cultural Center which plays host to our very own symphony orchestra.  

We house a language service at the Zacatenco and Santo Thomas Language Centers for both the National Polytechnic Institute community and outside community. You’ll be able to take language lessons in English, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, Russian, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese and Spanish.

We’re also very proud of our sporting heritage as we boast an Olympic-sized pool, athletics track, as well as 27 club teams, including American football, archery, basketball, cycling, swimming, volleyball and chess.


We welcome approximately 172,000 students across our high school, undergraduate and postgraduate levels, as well as on average, 100 international students each year.

Although we don’t have official student accommodation, we do offer advice and guidance to help students find suitable accommodation in private residential areas near the campus.


Although entry requirements vary between programs, you’ll need to ensure that when applying you submit the following:

  • High school certificate
  • Secondary school certificate
  • Unique Code of Population Registration (CURP)
  • Copy of your birth certificate
  • 6 (4’x4’) ID photographs


For international students who are interested in studying at Instituto Politécnico Nacional, you may need a visa depending on your country of residence. To find out more about this, click here.


To ensure students are prepared for the world of work, we aim to connect the world of academia with the professional workplace by building and maintaining close contacts with local enterprises as well as international corporations, such as Ford, Microsoft, CFE and GM.

About

At Instituto Politécnico Nacional, we offer a broad range of undergraduate degrees specializing in physics, mathematics, medical and biological sciences, as well as social and administrative sciences.

We also have a number of online undergraduate degrees. Options include social and administrative sciences, and mixed modality university programs. Visit our website for more information.

Entry requirements
Entry requirements vary between undergraduate programs. To find out what entry requirements are relevant to you, visit our website and click on your desired degree program where you’ll find the necessary entry requirements.

How to apply
The application process varies depending on which undergraduate degree you choose to study. You can visit our website and click on the specific undergraduate degree that you’d like to study to find out more information.

You will, however, need to ensure that you submit the following documents, as well as the basic registration form:

  • High school certificate
  • Secondary school certificate
  • Unique Code of Population Registration (CURP)
  • Copy of your birth certificate
  • 6 (4’x4’) ID photographs


With more than 1,300 laboratories, over 150 workshops and 73 libraries, we aim to offer the best facilities and services for our students. We’re also home to the National Library of Science and Technology, the Conical Auditorium, the Tezozomoc Museum, a planetarium, as well as the Cultural Center which plays host to our very own symphony orchestra.  

We house a language service at the Zacatenco and Santo Thomas Language Centers for both the National Polytechnic Institute community and outside community. You’ll be able to take language lessons in English, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, Russian, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese and Spanish.

We’re also very proud of our sporting heritage as we boast an Olympic-sized pool, athletics track, as well as 27 club teams, including American football, archery, basketball, cycling, swimming, volleyball and chess.


We welcome approximately 172,000 students across our high school, undergraduate and postgraduate levels, as well as on average, 100 international students each year.

Although we don’t have official student accommodation, we do offer advice and guidance to help students find suitable accommodation in private residential areas near the campus.


Although entry requirements vary between programs, you’ll need to ensure that when applying you submit the following:

  • High school certificate
  • Secondary school certificate
  • Unique Code of Population Registration (CURP)
  • Copy of your birth certificate
  • 6 (4’x4’) ID photographs


For international students who are interested in studying at Instituto Politécnico Nacional, you may need a visa depending on your country of residence. To find out more about this, click here.


To ensure students are prepared for the world of work, we aim to connect the world of academia with the professional workplace by building and maintaining close contacts with local enterprises as well as international corporations, such as Ford, Microsoft, CFE and GM.

Available programs

University highlights

Instituto Politécnico Nacional (IPN) is one of the top Public universities in Ciudad de México, Mexico. It is ranked #751-800 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #551- 600
  • 2014
    #551-600
  • 2015
    #551-600
  • 2016
    #601-650
  • 2017
    #701+
  • 2018
    #651-700
  • 2019
    #651-700
  • 2020
    #651-700
  • 2021
    #701-750
  • 2022
    #751-800

Ranking criteria

20.1
Academic Reputation
3
Citations per Faculty
50.4
Employer Reputation
10.6
Faculty Student Ratio
1.3
International Faculty Ratio
1.2
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
133,839

5%
95%

International students
463

51%
49%

Total faculty staff
8,262

165
8097

Total students
133,839

5%
95%

International students
463

51%
49%

Total faculty staff
8,262

8097
165
2021
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