Universidad de las Américas Puebla (UDLAP) : Rankings, Fees & Courses Details | Top Universities
Universidad de las Américas Puebla (UDLAP), Cholula Mexico
    • QS World University Rankings
      801-1000
    • QS Stars
      5
    • StatusPrivate
    • Research OutputMedium
    • Student/Faculty Ratio10
    • ScholarshipsYes
    • International Students429
    • SizeM
    • Total Faculty600

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    + 17 others shortlisted this university

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    Universidad de las Américas Puebla (UDLAP), considered since 2012 as one of the best private universities in Mexico according to the ranking in the newspaper “El Universal”, currently has 73  licenciatura and graduate programs in

    • Arts and Humanities
    • Science
    • Social Science
    • Engineering
    • Business and Economics


    UDLAP has only one
    campus, located in Cholula, an ancient city of great cultural richness with unique scenery, traditions, and history, only 20 minutes from Puebla, the capital city of the state of Puebla that was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The campus is on a former 17th century hacienda, which is characterized by its architecture, gardens, and biodiversity.  It has vanguard facilities, including classrooms, labs, computer rooms, library, and more.

    An international environment distinguishes UDLAP, with a multicultural community from around 60 different nationalities, 25% full-time professors from diverse countries, and the possibility of exchange programs with more than 30 countries.

    The academic quality and integral formation of students is nationally and internationally supported by its accreditations, such as the one awarded by FIMPES (Mexico) and the one granted since 1959by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). The latter was ratified at level 6 (the maximum possible),being only one of two universities outside the United States to have merited this distinction. This accreditation indicates that UDLAP has quality standards equal to those of the U.S.

    In addition, UDLAP was the first one-campus university in Latin America, and thev only in Mexico, to obtain 5 stars in the international QS Stars audit, earning five stars in the categories of Teaching, Employability, Internationalization, Academic Development, Facilities, Arts & Culture, and Inclusion.

    For more information about studying abroad at UDLAP, please contact the International Recruitment Office at [email protected] or enter the following link.

    For all questions, call UDLAP at +(52) 222 229 2000 (ext. 3165). If you are calling from the US, please dial 1 844 873 2970.


    About

    Universidad de las Américas Puebla (UDLAP), considered since 2012 as one of the best private universities in Mexico according to the ranking in the newspaper “El Universal”, currently has 73  licenciatura and graduate programs in

    • Arts and Humanities
    • Science
    • Social Science
    • Engineering
    • Business and Economics


    UDLAP has only one
    campus, located in Cholula, an ancient city of great cultural richness with unique scenery, traditions, and history, only 20 minutes from Puebla, the capital city of the state of Puebla that was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The campus is on a former 17th century hacienda, which is characterized by its architecture, gardens, and biodiversity.  It has vanguard facilities, including classrooms, labs, computer rooms, library, and more.

    An international environment distinguishes UDLAP, with a multicultural community from around 60 different nationalities, 25% full-time professors from diverse countries, and the possibility of exchange programs with more than 30 countries.

    The academic quality and integral formation of students is nationally and internationally supported by its accreditations, such as the one awarded by FIMPES (Mexico) and the one granted since 1959by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). The latter was ratified at level 6 (the maximum possible),being only one of two universities outside the United States to have merited this distinction. This accreditation indicates that UDLAP has quality standards equal to those of the U.S.

    In addition, UDLAP was the first one-campus university in Latin America, and thev only in Mexico, to obtain 5 stars in the international QS Stars audit, earning five stars in the categories of Teaching, Employability, Internationalization, Academic Development, Facilities, Arts & Culture, and Inclusion.

    For more information about studying abroad at UDLAP, please contact the International Recruitment Office at [email protected] or enter the following link.

    For all questions, call UDLAP at +(52) 222 229 2000 (ext. 3165). If you are calling from the US, please dial 1 844 873 2970.


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    University highlights

    Universidad de las Américas Puebla (UDLAP) is one of the top Private universities in Cholula, Mexico. It is ranked #801-1000 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #601+
    • 2014
      # 701+
    • 2015
      # 701+
    • 2016
      #701+
    • 2017
      #701+
    • 2018
      #801-1000
    • 2019
      #751-800
    • 2020
      #751-800
    • 2021
      #801-1000
    • 2022
      #801-1000

    Ranking criteria

    7.8
    Academic Reputation
    1.9
    Citations per Faculty
    20
    Employer Reputation
    31.6
    Faculty Student Ratio
    14.9
    International Faculty Ratio
    8.6
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    6,107

    4%
    96%

    International students
    429

    8%
    92%

    Total faculty staff
    600

    87
    513

    Total students
    6,107

    4%
    96%

    International students
    429

    8%
    92%

    Total faculty staff
    600

    513
    87
    2021
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    Scholarships

    Yes
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