The National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) is a public university based in Mexico City, and one of the foremost Spanish-speaking educational institutions worldwide, performing fundamental tasks of teaching, research and culture dissemination, and offering 128 undergraduate programmes, 92 masters and doctoral programmes, 37 technical courses, and 3 high school programmes.
Moreover, UNAM’s Central University City Campus (CU) is listed as a World Heritage Site by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), for it is unique in the convergence of modern architectural principles that pursue the ultimate goal of improving the quality of life. CU comprises many faculties, schools, libraries, research institutes, museums, an ecological reserve, and several sport facilities.
UNAM has also a longstanding tradition of providing a useful service to society, educating high standard professionals in different fields of science, engineering, the humanities, and arts; carrying out research on national and international issues; and extending knowledge and culture throughout society.
In spite of its consolidated and mature character as an institution, UNAM is continuously undergoing improvements and modernization in its facilities as well as in its academic contents and scope. These aspects, along with growing international cooperation, make UNAM an ideal venue for hosting entrepreneurs from all over the world.