Universidad del Valle de México (UVM)

UVM students

UVM ranks among Mexico’s top 10 universities.

Universidad del Valle de Mexico (UVM)

UVM is Mexico’s largest private university.

UVM medical students

UVM ranks among Mexico’s top 10 universities.

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Founded in 1960, Universidad del Valle de México (UVM) is one of Mexico’s top 10 universities. With more than 120,000 students, UVM also is Mexico’s largest private university. UVM offers high school, undergraduate degree (traditional and working adult) and graduate degree programs on 37 campuses throughout Mexico.

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Academic areas at UVM include arts and humanities, economics, business administration, engineering, health sciences and social sciences. Students earn degrees and certificates in high school, undergraduate (traditional and working adult) and graduate programs.

Of special note are UVM’s seven medical schools and its executive undergraduate and master’s programs for working adults. UVM students can enroll in dual-degree programs with other Laureate International Universities network institutions, including École Supérieure du Commerce Extérieur (France), Glion Institute of Higher Education (Switzerland), Universidad Europea de Madrid (Spain) and Walden University (United States).

UVM has earned accreditation from the Secretary of Public Education, Federation of Mexican Private Institutions of Higher Education, National Association of Universities and Institutions of Higher Education, and the Council for Accreditation of Higher Education.

Social responsibility is embedded in the culture of the UVM community and is exemplified by the José Ortega Romero Foundation, the Institutional Center for Values, and the YouthActionNet® Premio UVM por el Desarrollo Social/UVM Award for Social Development for social entrepreneurs in partnership with the Sylvan/Laureate Foundation and the International Youth Foundation. Citizens across Mexico benefit directly from UVM’s health, psychology, special-education, legal and economic services. This year, UVM was named a Socially Responsible Company by  CEMEFI (El Centro Mexicano para la Filantropía).

View the 2013 Social Responsibility Report for Mexico.

Since 2003, Universidad del Valle de México has ranked among the top 10 private universities in Mexico in annual surveys by Reader’s Digest. Many UVM campuses are ranked among the best in their local markets. UVM holds the highest accreditation from the Federation of Mexican Private Institutions of Higher Education.

UVM students and faculty are often recognized for their achievements:

Universidad del Valle de México student wins Bronze Medal at the World Universiade Russia
Universidad del Valle de México student wins Bronze Medal at the World Universiade Russia
Professor Neín Farrera from Universidad del Valle de México recognized
Professor Neín Farrera from Universidad del Valle de México recognized
Universidad del Valle de México students represent Mexico at Infomatrix 2013
Universidad del Valle de México students represent Mexico at Infomatrix 2013
Universidad del Valle de Mexico Campus Saltillo students create new prosthesis
Universidad del Valle de Mexico Campus Saltillo students create new prosthesis
Universidad del Valle de México students win competition
Universidad del Valle de México students win competition
Universidad del Valle de México Campus Saltillo launches Phoenix I Satellite
Universidad del Valle de México Campus Saltillo launches "Phoenix I" Satellite
Universidad del Valle de Mexico recognized by CENEVAL Universidad del Valle de México recognized by CENEVAL
Universidad del Valle de México student wins Google Apps Developer Challenge 2012 UVM student won Google Apps Developer Challenge 2012
20 UVM students recognized among the best in Mexico City 20 students from UVM were recognized among the best in Mexico City
UVM Professor wins Engineering Award Professor from Universidad del Valle de México won Engineering Award
UVM competes in the McDonald's McGourmet Contest UVM students won 2nd and 3rd place in the McDonald's McGourmet Contest