Instituto Politécnico Nacional (IPN)

Instituto Politécnico Nacional (IPN)

Luis Enrique Erro S/N Zacatenco Ciudad de México View map

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Established in 1936, Instituto Politécnico Nacional (IPN) is a leading institute of public education in Mexico. Our mission is to promote education opportunities for everyone, and to help contribute to the social and economic development of Mexican society.

We’re also one of the largest public universities in Mexico and one of the only vocational schools in the world with 19 technical high schools, 27 undergraduate schools, 20 research and higher education centers, and 16 centers for continuing education.

We specialize in engineering, physics, mathematics, new technologies, medical and biological sciences, as well as social sciences, and are currently ranked the third best university in the country for engineering and technology according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019.

Our main campus is based in Mexico City, and we also have another 82 research units located across 23 other states in the country. Almost every course at the Instituto Politécnico Nacional is


Programs available

Undergraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

Escuela Nacional de Medicina y Homeopatía

Escuela Superior de Cómputo

Escuela Superior de Economía

Escuela Superior de Enfermería y Obstetricia

Escuela Superior de Física y Matemáticas

Escuela Superior de Ingeniería Química e Industrias Extractivas

Escuela Superior de Ingeniería Textil

Escuela Superior de Medicina

Escuela Superior de Turismo

Unidad Profesional Interdisciplinaria de Ingeniería

Unidad Profesional Interdisciplinaria en Ingeniería y Tecnologías Avanzadas

Undergraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

Centro de Innovación y Desarrollo Tecnológico en Cómputo

Centro de Investigación e Innovación Tecnológica

Centro de Investigación en Biotecnología Aplicada

Centro de Investigación y Desarrollo de Tecnología Digital

Centro Mexicano para la Producción más Limpia

Escuela Superior de Enfermería y Obstetricia

Escuela Superior de Ingeniería Química e Industrias Extractivas

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