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Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM)


Guadalajara, Mexico


ITESM is a private university founded in 1943. Since then, it has grown to encompass a network of 26 centres across Mexico, with a strong reputation for quality, particularly in areas such as engineering, computing science and management.

Academic Areas of Expertise/Focus:

not specified


BCom or MBA

Available Spots:

4 semester spots/academic year

Special Admission Requirements:


Approximate Term Dates:

Semester 1: August - December
Semester 2: February - June

Summer Program Option:

Summer in Mexico


Full-time Course Load: 48 TEC units/semester (6 courses)

Language(s) of Instruction: English / Spanish
*Assuming sufficient language skills based on Spanish language placement test, exchange student are able to take a mix of English & Spanish taught courses

Course Restrictions: no changes to course registration possible after enrolment


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