ESIQIE

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Higher Education School of Chemical Engineering and Extractive Industries
Escuela Superior de Ingeniería Química e Industrias Extractivas
ESIQIE seal.png
Official Seal
Type Public
Established 1948
Dean Jesús Ávila Galinzoga[1]
Director Miguel Ángel Álvarez Gómez
Location Mexico City,  Mexico
19°30′05″N 99°08′04″W / 19.50139°N 99.13444°W / 19.50139; -99.13444Coordinates: 19°30′05″N 99°08′04″W / 19.50139°N 99.13444°W / 19.50139; -99.13444
Nickname ESIQIE
Affiliations ANFEI[2]
Website www.esiqie.ipn.mx

The Higher Education School of Chemical Engineering and Extractive Industries (in Spanish: Escuela Superior de Ingeniería Química e Industrias Extractivas or ESIQIE) was founded as part of the National Polytechnic Institute in 1948. It offers undergraduate studies in:

with two different curricula:

  • Materials Engineering
  • Materials and Processing

Undergraduate studies in Petrochemical Engineering were first offered by the Institute in 1941 under the now defunct Superior School of Engineering and Architecture. Undergraduate studies in Chemical Engineering were first offered in 1945 under the direction of Dean Guillermo Torres Prieto.

Sports[edit]

Águilas Blancas de la ESCA-ESIQIE football helmet

ESIQIE is well known for being represented by Águilas Blancas in college football. They are by far the most successful team within the Polytechnic, and one of the most prolific in entire country, having won 5 national championships since their inception.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Presidencia del Decanato (IPN). "Decanos de nivel superior" (in Spanish). Retrieved December 14, 2009. 
  2. ^ Asociación Nacional de Facultades y Escuelas de Ingeniería (ANFEI). "Escuela Superior de Ingeniería Química e Industrias Extractivas - Unidad Zacatenco del Instituto Politécnico Nacional" (in Spanish). Retrieved December 4, 2009. [dead link]

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