University of Guanajuato Content Mexico Fast Facts State of Guanajuato Fast Facts The University of Guanajuato Facts Guanajuato Facts Total surface 30,684.44 sq. km (Mx: 1,959,247.98 sq. km) Mexico Fast Facts Area Total; 1,964,375 sq.km Population 116,220,947 (Jul 2013) Administrat 31 states and one ive Federal District (Mexico Divisions city) (States) Population 5,486,372 Migrants 1.6 (recent in 2010) Inmigrants 1.9 (recent in 2010) World Heritage sites Total 31. Guanajuato 2: Guanajuato city and San Miguel de Allende city. Source: https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/mx.html http://www.inegi.org.mx/ The state of Guanajuato is ranked in Mexico as the.... 6th most populous 4th the largest number of municipalities with more than 100 000 inhabitants (14) 6th in labor force and employment 7th economy 6th in companies and 9th in added value Source: http://sde.guanajuato.gob.mx/ The State of Guanajuato Exports by Economic Sector (US Dollars) ECONOMIC SECTOR 2003 2011 Auto parts – Automotive 6,938,204,840.20 7,443,828,886.00 Metal mechanical industry 58,770,869.67 1,159,582,197.80 Chemical products 89,251,422.31 869,126,219.29 Source: Ministry of Economic Development, , Guanajuato. http://sde.guanajuato.gob.mx/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=365 3 2 1 Doctorado Doctorate 3 2 1 Maestría Master 5 4 3 2 1 Licenciatura University (Undergraduate) Educación Profesional Técnica * Technical (Vocational) The Mexican educational system Media Superior High School Secundaria Secondary Primaria Primary Preescolar Pre-School * Educación Básica / Basic No articulado con la Universidad / Does not Años de estudio / Years of Study 3 2 1 12 11 10 3 2 1 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 6 5 4 3 2 1 3 2 1 Pre K Grade Level USA The University of Guanajuato facts Multi-campus: UG has four campuses in the State of Guanajuato Campus Guanajuato Campus León Higher Education High School Campus CelayaSalvatierra Campus IrapuatoSalamanca CAMPUS AND DIVISIONS CELAYASALVATIERRA Health & Engineering Social Sciences & Administration GUANAJUATO Social Sciences & Humanities Natural & Exact Sciences Architecture, Art & Design One-person authorities: • General Rector • Campus Rectors • Divisions and Department Directors • High School System Director • High School directors IRAPUATOSALAMANCA LEÓN Life Sciences Sciences & Engineering Engineering Health Sciences Social Sciences & Humanities Engineering Economy and Administration Law, Politics & Government High School System UG EDUCATION HIGHLIGHTS Academic programs (193) Faculty members (3,011) Student population (34,111) Doctorate: 21 Masters: 42 Bachelor: 96 Graduate Specialization: 27 Terminal High School: 6 High School: 1 Full-time: 803 Part-time 56 Fixed-term contract: 2,152 Doctorate: 358 Master: 1,028 Graduate Specialization: 914 Total graduate: 2,300 Bachelor: 19,236 Total B.Sc., M.Sc. & D.Sc.: 21,536 Terminal High School: 143 (Music programs) High School: 12,432. TOTAL: 34,111 From: UG annual report 2013-2014. GRADUATE PROGRAMS REGISTERED BY CONACYT Celaya-Salvatierra Campus D.Sc. & M.Sc. In Nursing Sciences Guanajuato Campus Guanajuato Campus Doctorate in Architecture (Multi-institutional) D.Sc. & M.Sc. in Water Sciences Master in Arts Master in Management D.Sc. & M.S. in Philosophy Master in Economics M.S. in History Doctorate in Law (Multi-institutional) M.S. in Hispano-american literature Master in Educational Research D.Sc. & M.S. in Astrophysics Master in Criminal Law D.Sc. & M.Sc. In Biology Master in Constitutional Justice D.Sc. & M.Sc. Chemical engineering D.Sc. & M.Sc. in Chemistry From: www.daip.ugto.mx GRADUATE PROGRAMS REGISTERED BY CONACYT Irapuato-Salamanca Campus D.Sc. & M.Sc.** in Electrical Engineering D.Sc. & M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering D.Sc. & M.Sc. in Biosciences M.Sc. in Livestock production Leon Campus D.Sc.** & M.Sc.** in Physics D.Sc. & M.Sc. in Medical Sciences Master in Clinical Research D.Sc. in Psychology (Multi-institutional) Specialty in Spine Surgery Specialty in Geriatrics Specialty in Cardiology Specialty in Anesthesiology Specialty in General Surgery Specialty in Neonatology Specialty in Otorhinolaryngology D.Sc. in Art and Culture **Programs hold international accreditation by CONACYT From: www.daip.ugto.mx BACHELOR PROGRAMS WITH INTERNATIONAL ACCREDITATION Guanajuato Campus Law IIDEA (International Institute for Accreditation of Law) Tourism Resource Management UNWTO Themis Fundation (United Nations World Tourism Organization) From: UG annual report 2013-2014. The University of Guanajuato is a public state institution • Funds are provided by the Federal and State Government. • To study at the UG, student must approve an examination test. • Additional funding comes from special programs bases on quality standards and by competition (PIFI) at national level. • The rate of acceptance is about 10% of the applicants in Medicine and Law is less than 5%, • Medical services to faculty and staff are provided by the University (Medical Net). • In Mexico, the education is a social value (based on merits). Quality Standards Members in National System of Researchers (CONACYT) : 343 (Second place among HEI in México) Faculty members holding PROMEP profile (Ministry of Education): 530 Certified administrative processes (ISO 9001-2008): 239 Externally evaluated programs: 48 Student population enrolled in evaluated programs: 77% (Ministry of Education awarded a recognition in 7 consecutive occasions) From: UG annual report 2013-2014. From: www.rectoria.ugto.mx According to the SIR SCIMAGO 2014 Iberoamerican Ranking, for its scientific papers published in the years from 2008 to 2012 UG ranks : 112th of 1,636 institutions in Latin America and Spain. 59nd of 1,464 institutions in Latin America. 8th of the 393 institutions in Mexico. In addition, among Mexican institutions with over 1000 scientific publications, it has the highest rate of international collaboration. From: UG annual report 2013-2014. UG foster research and technological activities. The State of Guanajuato counts on 682 researchers, 343 out of them work at the Universidad de Guanajuato. Around 112 million pesos are granted by CONACYT, CONCYTEG, SEP-PRODEP and UGTO to foster research and producitivy. From: UG annual report 2013-2014. www.concyteg.gob.mx Summer Research Program • • • • • Program specially designed for Bachelor students. Participants from all the disciplines. More than 200 participating students. Congress for participants with oral presentations Proceedings of the congress is published • SUMMER RESEARCH AND CULTURAL IMMERSION PROGRAM • The 100K Strong in the Americas (2014) • • Promotion 2015 To promote research and developing intercultural skills for foreign students. • • Mentors are recognized and experienced researchers. Program operation for about 20 years. Guanajuato Tecno Parque Transversal projects Information and Communication Technologies Projects for industry sectors Manufacturing for Automotive Aeronautical Metal-mechanics New materials design Energy, environment and water Health Agro-industry Nanotechnology Leather and shoe Mexican Center for Renewable Energy Technologies: Solar-thermic, photovoltaic, eolic, energy; bioclimate architecture. Certification of products and sustainable processes, technological advising, services, human resources formation, technology transfer. CENTRO MEXICANO DE ENERGÍAS RENOVABLES S.C. National Laboratory for Characterization of Physical Chemistry Properties and Molecular Structure • Scanning Electron Microscopy • Mass Spectroscopy • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance • Supercomputer for High Performance Computing. TIGRE* the new robotic spectroscopy telescope TIgre (Guanajuato International Robotic Spectroscopic Telescope) It is the most modern telescope in Mexico and one of the best in Latin America and can be operated from anywhere in the world. Located in Mineral de la Luz, near Guanajuato city Partners: University of Guanajuato, University Hamburg in Germany University of Liege in Belgium *TiGRE: Telescopio internacional de Guanajuato Robótico Espectroscópico. Preservation, rescue and dissemination of art and culture Folkloric ballet Classical ballet workshops Symphonic orchestra Book fairs Estudiantina University theater International Cooperation Active agreemets 120 Five continents Incoming students 300 per year Outgoing students 200 per year Double diploma programs 4 International Memberships Short-Term Program Special programs for academic, cultural trips, or organized cultural academic at the request of an external institution, or offered by the University of Guanajuato. ISEP OUI HACU ERASMUS CONAHEC BRAMEX JIMA UDUAL UMAP International Academic Cooperation at UG • Academic Exchange – Semester / year • Research Collaboration – Short stays for graduate students • Summer Research Program for Intl partners– 10 weeks • Spanish Language and Mexican Culture – Monthly -Summer-SemesterYear courses • Internships • Short-term Programs /Faculty Lead Programs • Double degree programs • Visiting Professors • Online courses / subjects – Internationalisation at home ¡Muchas gracias! Thanks!