National Pedagogic University (Mexico)

The National Pedagogic University (Spanish: Universidad Pedagógica Nacional - UPN) is Mexico's national university for teacher training. The main campus, directly adjacent to the Colegio de México in Mexico City, hosts more than 5,000 students and is the largest of more than 70 UPN campuses nationwide. The university offers both undergraduate (licenciatura) and graduate programs of study.

Universidad Pedagógica Nacional
National Pedagogic University
MottoEducar para transformar
TypePublic university
EstablishedAugust 25, 1978 (42 years ago) (1978-08-25)
Budget$826,425,527.00 MXN (2018)
RectorRosa María Torres Hernandez
Academic staff
476 (415 full time) Ajusco, 3,488 nation wide
Students58,823 (2015)[1]
Undergraduates5,587 (2017)
Postgraduates231 (2017)
Location,
CampusUrban
Websitewww.upn.mx

UPN is in the process of being separated from the Secretaría de Educación Pública and becoming autonomous.

UnidadesEdit

Mexico CityEdit

  • Ajusco (flagship)
  • Centro
  • Azacapotzalco
  • Norte
  • Sur
  • Oriente
  • Poniente

Rest of RepublicEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Comisión Interna de Administración. "Tercera Sesión Ordinaria 2017". Sistema de Portales de Transparencia UPN. UPN. Retrieved 5 September 2017.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 19°18′09″N 99°12′36″W / 19.302500°N 99.210083°W / 19.302500; -99.210083