Type of Program
At the Tecnológico de Monterrey
you will find a variety of different academic programs that will enhance your international learning experience.We also have some classes designed especially for you as an international student. We are sure that you will find something according to your needs.
The courses are taught in both English and Spanish, you can combine them with other courses related to your area of expertise and thus get the most out of your experience in Mexico. You will have the opportunity to learn Spanish, the third most spoken language in the world.
They are courses of a disciplinary area that regularly form part of the educational offer. These courses are taught in English and Spanish in different academic areas.
Spanish as a Second Language
One of the options that Tecnológico has to offer international students is the opportunity to learn or improve their level of Spanish by taking Spanish as a foreign language courses.
Set of courses related to the same area of study that will allow you to deepen or expand the knowledge in your area of specialty.
This type of course is also taken by Mexican students as part of their specialty, so that you as an international student will be interacting with Mexican students and international students.
Professional practices aim to achieve significant learning by joining a company or organization to perform work activities through which you can apply the knowledge acquired during your studies.
If you are interested in putting your academic skills into practice in a real life project, this program is for you. Some projects are individual and others require teamwork with other students. For this program it is recommended that you have an advanced level of Spanish, because there are only a certain number of practices available for students who speak English, however, this is not a requirement.
Research Stays: They aim to achieve significant learning by integrating some of our Research Centers, advised by specialists in your area of interest.
If you are interested in putting your academic skills into practice in a research project, this program is for you. Some projects are individual and others require teamwork with other students.
Community Service Projects
Volunteer programs offer the opportunity to work voluntarily and without receiving any remuneration, in community improvement projects in and for certain segments of the community.
Through your experiences in the community, you will learn about leadership and personal development.
It is a program designed for international students who love to travel and learn about new cultures.
This program is offered during the summer and lasts four weeks on four different campuses.