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The College of Mexico

The College of Mexico

The College of Mexico


The Colegio de México is a public institution, of a university nature, dedicated to research and higher education in the social sciences and humanities, and is one of the most prominent in the Hispanic world, for which it has received numerous awards since its foundation in 1940 to the present.

To fulfill its purposes, El Colegio de México carries out research and teaching in the specialty areas of the Study Centers that comprise it: Historical, Linguistic and Literary, International, Asian and African, Economic, Urban Demographics and Environmental, and Sociological, in addition to the Gender Studies Program. It offers bachelor's, master's, and doctorate degrees by specialty, as well as specialization and summer courses.

The College has a large library, open to the public, specialized in social sciences and humanities. Its collection is made up of more than 700,000 volumes and has a huge amount of electronic and digital resources. Likewise, the institution has the following support and service units: Directorate of Publications, Digital Education Program, and Coordination of Computer Services.

Several thousand graduates have emerged from the classrooms of El Colegio who have excelled in research, teaching, public service, and other fields of professional activity in Mexico and in many countries around the world.


  • Tlalpan

    Tlalpan, Mexico