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Universidad Popular Autonoma del Estado de Puebla (UPAEP)

21 sur 1103 Barrio Santiago Puebla,
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Postgraduate Overview

There are a number of postgraduate courses available at UPAEP.

At master’s level, there is everything from health science, business and engineering and everything in between.

There are also a number of doctorate fields of study available too.

Applicants to graduate programs may sign in within UPAEP’s admission platform. Students will need the following documents:

Identity card
•    Birth certificate
•    INE (voting card)
•    Copy of passport
•    CURP (registration and personal identification code)

Previous degree verification

•    Bachelor’s degree certificate
•    Professional license
•    Bachelor’s degree transcript
•    Certificate of professional examination with an issuance date of no more than one year

For CONACYT programs
•    Master’s degree transcript
•    Bachelor’s degree certificate
•    Recommendation letters
•    CV
•    English language certificate

CONACYT is a Mexican national institution with independent procedures and policies. Applying for a scholarship is not part of UPAEP's admission process, to review more details about CONACYT scholarship visit here.

If you’re an international student, you can consult this link for additional information.
Tuition fees vary depending on whether you’re studying for a master’s or doctorate. Programs are charged per unit.

For a master’s it is around US$121 (MXN$2,880) per unit and US$136 (MXN$3,378) for doctorates.

On average, a graduate student enrolls on two courses per season, if both courses** have 6 units, that is 12 units, which amounts to a total tuition fee of $34,560 (MXN) for a Master’s degree program or $40,536 (MXN) for Doctorate program.

At postgraduate level, students can apply for different scholarships including:
•    SEP scholarship
•    CONACYT scholarship
•    Laudex Educational Credit

To find out more about postgraduate scholarships, please follow this link.

International students can apply via the following link.

The admission process for foreign applications requires you to scan and upload documents in the appropriate format file and quality according to the instructions. The documents to submit are:

  • Birth certificate apostilled or legalized as appropriate and, if applicable, to attach translation into Spanish or, Naturalization Certificate if any
  • Baccalaureate school diploma (or equivalent) and translation into Spanish if applicable
  • Transcript or grade certificate of a three-year baccalaureate school program (or equivalent)
  • Bachelor’s degree certificate apostilled or legalized and, if applicable, to attach a certified translation into Spanish
  • Copy of the passport cover

For more information visit.

Programs available

Postgraduate - Faculties/Departments and Programs

University Highlights

Total students - 12,930


Total faculty staff - 1,393


Total students - 12,930


Total faculty staff - 1,393

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This institution accepts IELTS!
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Please check the specific English language requirements for your chosen course with the university.

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