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Universidad Autónoma de San Luis de Potosí

Alvaro Obregon 64 San Luis Potosi,
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Founded in 1623, and granted constitution autonomy 300 years later in 1923, Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí (UASLP) is recognized by several national and international organizations as one of the best public higher education institutions in Mexico.

The academic, cultural and research growth at Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí is a testimony of the hard-work, passion, and commitment from the many generations of students, faculty and staff over the university’s historical 380-year transformation. Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí is therefore committed to ensuring that its legacy and values are always a part of its innovative teaching, diverse culture and strong research development.

With five campuses located in various municipalities throughout the state of San Luis Potosí, UASLP has a student population of over 32,000, with just under one percent of its undergraduate students coming from countries such as: Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Korea, Holland, Spain, the United States, Peru, Dominican Republic and Russia. Just under four percent of UASLP’s postgraduate students are also international.

The state of San Luis Potosí in which the university is situated, is also rich in history, heritage and culture, with beautiful landscapes and natural riches across the four regions of Altiplano, Centro, Media and Huasteca.

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Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí provides students with a wide variety of outstanding services and facilities, including a student mobility service, four information centers, 12 departmental libraries, three integral learning centers, one public library and online library, as well as a dedicated English language learning department. Not to mention the university’s research center which offers several Science Summer Research programs, and the Language Center, which has ten different language-learning programs for students to study as an extracurricular activity.

Student life at UASLP can be tailored to each student’s own personal interests, passion and strengths. For example, the Department of Art and Culture allows students to get creative and innovative through a number of artistic groups, such as music and dance, whilst the Department of Sport aims to promote a culture of caring for health and physical activity across the university community.

Every academic program available at Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí is recognized for its good quality by the current national schemes for evaluation and accreditation.

At Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí, there are a broad range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses available to study, covering many subjects.

Although teaching is conducted in Spanish, some subjects in the university’s undergraduate and postgraduate programs are offered in English. It’s also mandatory for all undergraduate students to learn English as a second language.

Entry requirements vary according to each program, so visit the university’s website to find out the specific entry requirements for the program that you’re interested in studying.

Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí promotes both internal and external collaboration, as well as academic exchanges to enhance student experience. A number of the university’s professors who teach on the doctorate programs are also highly recognized by the National System of Researchers, which promotes the quantity and quality of research in Mexico.

If you’re interested in studying at UASLP, the university can offer students an exemption of tuition and registration fees, who come from institutions which the university has an academic cooperation agreement with. To find out whether you’re eligible, click here.

80 percent of our graduates are in employment six months after graduating, and 90 percent are in employment 12 months after graduating.

Programs available

Undergraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

Academic Coordination in Art

Faculty of Agronomy and Veterinary

Faculty of Communications Science

Faculty of Dentistry

Postgraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

Faculty of Economics

Faculty of Nursery and Nutrition

Faculty of Psychology

University Highlights

Total students - 31,370


International students - 255


Total faculty staff - 1,630


Total students - 31,370


International students - 255


Total faculty staff - 1,630

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