University of Veracruz - Universidad Veracruzana

Introduction

The admission requirements for Universidad Veracruzana, by examination, are set out in the official call published around the month of February of each year, through the following site: http://www.uv.mx/aspirantes/

UV at a glance

Universidad Veracruzana (UV), founded in 1944, is one of Mexico’s largest public higher education institutions. Its five regional campuses are located throughout the State of Veracruz, which stretches along the east coast of central Mexico.

It offers undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes to nearly 80,000 students in several fields.

UV stands out due to its close collaboration with both the public and the private sectors. Its social involvement with the more disadvantaged communities in the state is also commendable. It supports a variety of indigenous groups during their academic preparation while respecting their linguistic and cultural identity.

It also promotes sustainable development, seeking citizen participation and the best quality in all the services it offers. UV is well-known for its support to the development and promotion of art and culture. It is home to a variety of classical, popular and traditional music groups, as well as prestigious theatre and dance companies.

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University Campus

UV is located in five university regions throughout the state of Veracruz:

  • Xalapa (capital of the state) - Rector of the University
  • Veracruz
  • Orizaba - Córdoba
  • Poza Rica - Tuxpan
  • Coatzacoalcos - Minatitlán

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Facilities

  • 74 Faculties
  • 47 University Libraries
  • 40 Research Centres and Institutes
  • 11 Auto-access Centres for Language Learning
  • 7 Outreach University Houses
  • 7 Library and Information Services Units
  • 6 Language Centres
  • 6 Art Schools for the General Public
  • 4 Intercultural Universidad Veracruzana - UVI Centres
  • 2 High Technology Services Laboratories
  • 2 Centres of Musical Initiation for Children
  • 1 System of Open Education
  • 1 Anthropology Museum
  • 1 Department of Foreign Languages
  • 1 School for Foreign Students
  • 1 Sexual and Reproductive Health Care Clinic
  • 1 Art Gallery
  • 1 Publishing House

Academic Offer

UV offers over 300 programmes in different levels, including undergraduate programmes, specializations, master’s degrees and doctoral degrees, in areas such as Biological and Agricultural Sciences, Humanities, Technical Sciences, Business and Economics, Fine Arts, and Health Sciences. www.uv.mx/docencia/programa/ofertaacademica.aspx

Intercultural Universidad Veracruzana - UVI

UVI is an academic entity created to serve both the indigenous and non-indigenous population of mainly rural areas in intercultural regions of the State of Veracruz. It offers a Degree in Intercultural Management for Development with five different subject areas: Languages, Communication, Sustainability, Law, and Health. It is located in four strategic regions throughout the state of Veracruz. UVI provides access to higher education, fosters sustainable development, promotes the local languages and cultures, and builds a two-way relationship between the academic programmes offered by the university and the UVI itself.

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Research

Veracruz UV is home to 40 research centres and two high technology services laboratories in several fields, including:

  • Archaeology & Anthropology
  • Bio-medics
  • Climate Change
  • Ecology and Fisheries
  • Economy Management
  • Education
  • Historic & Social Sciences
  • Linguistics
  • Nanotechnology
  • Neuro-ethology
  • Plastic Arts
  • Public Health
  • Social Studies
  • Tropical Sciences

Internationalization

higher education, fosters sustainable development, promotes the local languages and cultures, and builds a two-way relationship between the academic programmes offered by the university and the UVI itself. Universidad Veracruzana is always open to new academic partnerships and collaboration with educational institutions around the world. It currently has over 170 international agreements with partner universities and organizations from 28 countries for student and faculty exchange, as well as for scientific and cultural cooperation.

Memberships

  • Columbus Association (Columbus)
  • International Association of Universities (IAU)
  • Inter-American Organization for Higher Education (OUI-IOHE)
  • Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration (CONAHEC)
  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU)
  • National Association of Universities and Higher Education Institutions (ANUIES)
  • Mexican Association for International Education (AMPEI)
  • Unión de Universidades de América Latina (UDUAL)
  • Asociación Universitaria Iberoamericana de Posgrado (AUIP)

Art and Culture

Universidad Veracruzana is well-known for its support to the development and promotion of art and culture in all its forms and genres. It is a venue to a variety of traditional, popular and classical music groups, including the renowned Xalapa Symphony Orchestra (OSX), one of the oldest in the country and whose home, the Tlaqná Concert Hall is considered to be one of the best concert halls in the country. UV also organizes prestigious festivals, such as the International Jazzuv Festival, literary events like the International University Book Fair (with 15 international editions) and a number of art exhibitions and performing arts, including music, dance and theatre events.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Spanish

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Programs

This school also offers:

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Degree In Theater

Campus July 2018 Mexico Veracruz

School of Theatre is an academic institution Universidad Veracruzana that, according to its principles and social commitment is to contribute to the training of professionals able to operate in different fields of stagecraft (Performance, Stage Creation, Management Theatre and Intervention Socioeducativa) to strengthen and transform the national scenic panorama. For this promotes the student an attitude of artistic achievement, as well as values ​​of responsible participation in society and in the profession, critical and open attitude based on the principles of tolerance, respect and understanding, besides autonomy in decision-making for individual and professional life. [+]

We give you the warmest welcome to the Theatre Faculty of the Universidad Veracruzana:

Founded in 1976 is one of the pioneers of higher artistic training in theatrical discipline in Latin America. In 2016 celebrates its 40th anniversary of being founded. The current Curriculum 2008 Bachelor of Theatre proposes the preparation of a comprehensive dramatist committed to knowledge and its social relevance, is based on the concept of flexibility according to the Educational Model Comprehensive and Flexible (MEIF) of the Universidad Veracruzana.

MISSION

School of Theatre is an academic institution Universidad Veracruzana that, according to its principles and social commitment is to contribute to the training of professionals able to operate in different fields of stagecraft (Performance, Stage Creation, Management Theatre and Intervention Socioeducativa) to strengthen and transform the national scenic panorama. For this promotes the student an attitude of artistic achievement, as well as values ​​of responsible participation in society and in the profession, critical and open attitude based on the principles of tolerance, respect and understanding, besides autonomy in decision-making for individual and professional life.... [-]


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Bachelor of Naval Architecture - taught in Spanish

Campus August 2018 Mexico Veracruz

Note: This Bachelor of Naval Architecture program is taught in Spanish only. La carrera de Ingeniería Naval fue la primera que existió en el país, es otra de las carreras que han logrado un prestigio importante dentro de la Universidad Veracruzana y fuera de ella, pues incluso algunos extranjeros vinieron a estudiar a Veracruz. [+]

Faculty of Engineering

Note: This Bachelor of Naval Architecture program is taught in Spanish only. Maritime transport brings more than 80% of international trade in goods, is seen an increase in demand for construction of tankers, gas carriers, bulk carriers, container etc .If we talk about energy resources, today, almost a third of the oil and a quarter of the natural gas consumed in the world come from underwater areas and this rush to offshore oil and gas exploration and exploitation is not about to end. Given these scenarios, this course was developed response to the demand for engineers who can design new ships and offshore structures.

Naval Architecture is a multidisciplinary subject with a strong emphasis on engineering design and systems engineering on ships and offshore structures. Undergraduate students will possess knowledge and experience of the complete processes of conception, design, modeling, implementation of ships, marine installations and other complex systems, along with deep theoretical knowledge in related topics such as design, construction, repair, inspection, maintenance and management. ... [-]


Degree In Archeology

Campus Full time 3 - 6 years July 2018 Mexico Veracruz

Archeology through systematic studies of material culture, attempts to reconstruct bygone social phenomena, incorporating methods and techniques designed to record data to allow an overall view of ancient societies. [+]

DESCRIPTION

Archeology through systematic studies of material culture, attempts to reconstruct bygone social phenomena, incorporating methods and techniques designed to record data to allow an overall view of ancient societies.

OBJECTIVE

Form social scientists. Providing an intellectual space for critical and creative reflection of human problems. Enter the knowledge of the great authors, trained in the analysis of the problems of the contemporary world Provide the necessary tools for the systematic study of material culture. Give a solid theoretical and methodological training to enable them to enter the field of basic research or central labor camp.

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Degree In International Business Administration

Campus July 2018 Mexico Veracruz

International markets require professionals who provide strategic challenges and problems to which companies face global solutions. The overall objective of the program is to train professionals with knowledge, skills and attitudes to meet the challenges of national and international economic environment and adapt to changes thereof, through the planning and management of public and private organizations related to the various areas of international trade operating under a legal framework. [+]

Faculty of Management and Social Sciences

International markets require professionals who provide strategic challenges and problems to which companies face global solutions.

The overall objective of the program is to train professionals with knowledge, skills and attitudes to meet the challenges of national and international economic environment and adapt to changes thereof, through the planning and management of public and private organizations related to the various areas of international trade operating under a legal framework.

We prepare professionals to:

Provide consulting in hedging financial risks through the involvement of business in derivatives markets or other instruments used in the stock market. Analyze cultural differences to generate strategies for both nostalgic markets and regional, Adapt the processes of international marketing to the growing trade in services and databases, Design strategies with a high level of awareness in search of that marketing respect international biodiversity issues and encourage recycling, environmental protection, use and renewal of resources, Make logistics for the supply of goods and services in a timely manner in international markets. ... [-]

Degree In Marine Biology

Campus July 2018 Mexico Veracruz

The program of Marine Biology is renowned for its quality through the accreditation of national quality made by an accrediting agency recognized by the Council for the Evaluation of Higher Education, COPAES, BC Curriculum and Curriculum Structure, falls 350 credits, according to the guidelines of School Educational Programs Control MEIF, are taught in a standard seven time periods (3.5 years) with a short period of 5 (2.5 years) and a long period of 11 (5.5 years). [+]

Marine Biology Program It is recognized for its quality through national quality accreditation carried out by an accrediting body recognized by the Council for the Evaluation of Higher Education, COPAES, AC

Curriculum and Curricular Structure is comprised of 350 credits, according to the guidelines School Control Educational Programs MEIF, are studied in a standard time of 7 Periods (3.5 years) with a short period of 5 ( 2.5 years) and a long period of 11 (5.5 years).

Standard Total Credits / 50 = Standard 350/50 = 7 periods Continuous Short Standard time is multiplied by 0.75 7 x 0.75 = 5.25 periods Continuous long Standard time is multiplied by 1.50 7 x 1.5 = 10.5 periods Marine biology train professionals agree that address the social problems of each region, supported by comprehensive training that includes theoretical and practical, basic, disciplinary and professionalizing subjects. The educational experiences that make up the curriculum offered, for the biological area (invertebrates, botany, microbiology, etc.), chemistry (general chemistry, biochemistry, etc.), mathematics (statistics, multivariate statistics, etc.) ecological (marine ecology) and physical (administration, design and evaluation of projects, etc.). In general, overlap in terms of basic subjects related to marine biodiversity and mathematics and chemistry as well as in inclusive educational experiences (eg evolution) are noticed. It proposes the social and human development based on accurate knowledge of natural marine resources that allows its preservation for future generations. Therefore the graduate will have the expertise and capacities to propose: Strategies study of marine biodiversity Prepare assessments of... [-]

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