Universidad Autónoma De Baja California

Universidad Autónoma De Baja California

Coordinates: 32°39′48.09″N 115°28′08.02″W / 32.6633583°N 115.4688944°W / 32.6633583; -115.4688944

Autonomous University of Baja California (UABC)
Universidad Autónoma de Baja California
Motto Por la realización plena del hombre (Spanish)
Motto in English For man's fulfillment
Established 1957
Type Public university
Endowment US$144 million (MX$1.784 billion)
President Dr. Felipe Cuamea Velázquez
Provost Mtro. Ricardo Dagnino Moreno
Academic staff 4,939
Admin. staff 1,724
Students 54,000
Undergraduates 52000
Postgraduates 2000
Location Mexicali, Tijuana, Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico
Campus 3 main campuses, 5 sub campuses, and 3 units of basic formation
Colors Green & Gold
Mascot Bighorn Sheep
Affiliations ANUIES CUMEX CONAHEC
Website www.UniversityofBajaCalifornia.mx

The Autonomous University of Baja California, (Spanish: Universidad Autónoma de Baja California (UABC) is a public university in the Mexican state of Baja California. UABC is one of the 43 state universities throughout Mexico as part of the country's state university system. The Autonomous University of Baja California headquarters are located in the city of Mexicali at Av. Álvaro Obregón y Julián Carrillo s/n, Edificio de Rectoría, Col. Nueva, C.P. 021100.

The UABC has three main campuses in the cities of Ensenada, Mexicali, and Tijuana. UABC maintains five sub campuses in the cities of Rosarito, San Quintin, Tecate, Valle Dorado in Ensenada, and the suburban region of Valle de Las Palmas in Tijuana. The institution also operates three Units of Basic Formation in the cities of San Felipe, Ciudad Morelos, and Guadalupe Victoria.

Under the Subsecretary of Higher Education, UABC belongs to the General Management of Higher Learning Institutions (DGESU), a part of the nation's eight-tier public higher education system, which also includes the General Coordination of Technological Universities (CGUT), the General Management of Technological Higher Learning (DGEST), the General Management of Higher Learning for Educators (DGESPE), the General Management of Professions (DGP), the Copyrights National Institute (INDAUTOR), the National Pedagogical University (UPN), and the Coordination of Polytechnic Universities (CUP).

UABC follows Mexico's higher education format: tronco común (general education requirements), técnico superior (associates degree), licenciatura (bachelors), maestria (masters), and doctorado (doctorate).

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