Monterrey Institute of Technology, Mexico

The Monterrey Institute of Technology (Tecnológico de Monterrey) is a prestigious Latin American university in Monterrey, Mexico with other campuses across the country. Tecnológico de Monterrey was founded in 1943 and is the first university in Latin America to acquire QS 5-Star rating, positioning it among the 38 universities worldwide with this distinction, according to the QS rankings.

Monterrey is considered to be one of the most developed cities in Mexico and is located in the northeast of the country at the foot of the Sierra Madre Oriental mountain range.

Network partner

Tec de Monterrey and the University of Glasgow are both members of the U21 network.

Mobility partner

>> Information for incoming students

Estimated number of places: 7-10 (or more) full-year or 14-20 (or more) semester places.

Language of teaching: Spanish. UofG students must take classes in Spanish. 

Available Subject Areas

Please ensure that you research the courses available to you as an exchange student, and check with your subject coordinator(s) that these courses are suitable for your Glasgow degree programme. Please note that partner course offerings may change on a yearly basis.

Please research course level; content and assessment structures; partner academic pre-requisites for exchange students; whether enough courses / credits are available in your degree subject(s) to meet your Glasgow degree credit requirements; language of teaching and for Joint Honours students, whether the partner has any restrictions on taking courses from different Schools/Faculties.

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Aerospace Engineering/Sciences
  • Archaeology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Business & Management
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Classics
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computing Science
  • Digital Media & Information Studies
  • Earth Science and Geology
  • Economic & Social History
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Electronics/Electrical Engineering
  • English Language
  • English Literature
  • Film & TV
  • Geography
  • History
  • History of Art
  • Life Sciences
  • Maths
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Product Design Engineering
  • Psychology
  • School of Interdisciplinary subjects Dumfries
  • Scottish Literature
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Statistics
  • Theatre Studies
  • Theology & Religious Studies
  • Urban Studies/Public & Social Policy

Key facts Tec de Monterrey

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