Universidad Tecnológica de México

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Universidad Tecnológica de México
UNITEC logo.jpg
Motto Ciencia y Técnica con Humanismo (Science and Technique with Humanism)
Type Private University
Established 1966
President Manuel Campuzano Treviño
Administrative staff
Undergraduates 31,080
Postgraduates 2,900
Location Mexico City, D.F., Mexico
Campus Urban
Athletics 40 varsity teams
Colors Blue, White & Black             
Mascot Eagle
Website Official

The Universidad Tecnológica de México (UNITEC) (Mexico University of Technology) is a private university with several campuses scattered throughout Mexico. It has more than 28 undergraduate programs, and more than 40 postgraduate programs.


The university was founded in 1966 by a group of Mexican business men who had envisioned the creation of an institute that had its main focus on teaching the sciences to its students without compromising their knowledge of the human sciences.

In 2004 it opened two new campuses: one in Monterrey, Nuevo León and another in Guadalajara, Jalisco.

It was bought by Laureate Education, Inc., a Baltimore-based American education company, in 2008. The campuses in Guadalajara and Monterrey became UVM campuses.[1]


Currently the UNITEC has eight campuses, three in México City, three in Mexico State, one in Jalisco and one in Guanajuato:


  1. ^ "Alumnos de Unitec egresarán de la UVM". Milenio diario. November 11, 2008. 

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