July 22, 2016

Cutting-edge research

Focused on excellence

Cutting-edge research

UNAM produces 34 per cent of the articles written by Mexican scientists registered in the International Science Indicators (ISI). It excels for its leadership in several areas of knowledge, both within the national scientific environment and at the international level. 22 per cent of the academics who make up the National System of Researchers, and 45 per cent among those with the highest academic rank in the country belong to UNAM.

 

Institutes, Centers and Programs UNAM

Scientific Research InstitutesScientific Research Institutes

Institute of Astronomy (IA)Institute of Astronomy (IA)

Institute of Biology (IB)Institute of Biology (IB)

Institute of Biotechnology (IBT)Institute of Biotechnology (IBT)

Institute of Marine Sciences and Limnology (ICMyL)Institute of Marine Sciences and Limnology (ICMyL)

Institute of Physical Sciences (ICF)Institute of Physical Sciences (ICF)

Institute of Nuclear Sciences (ICN)Institute of Nuclear Sciences (ICN)

Institute of Ecology (IE)Institute of Ecology (IE)

Institute of Renewable Energy (IER)Institute of Renewable Energy (IER)

Institute of Physics (IF)Institute of Physics (IF)

Institute of Cellular Physiology (IFC)Institute of Cellular Physiology (IFC)

Institute of Geophysics (IGEF)Institute of Geophysics (IGEF)

Institute of Geography (IGG)Institute of Geography (IGG)

Institute of Geology (IGL)Institute of Geology (IGL)

Institute of Engineering (II)Institute of Engineering (II)

Institute for Biomedical Research (IIB)Institute for Biomedical Research (IIB)

Ecosystems Research Institute and Sustainability (IIES)Ecosystems Research Institute and Sustainability (IIES)

Research Institute of Applied Mathematics and Systems (IIMAS)Research Institute of Applied Mathematics and Systems (IIMAS)

Institute of Materials Research (IIM)Institute of Materials Research (IIM)

Institute of Mathematics (IM)Institute of Mathematics (IM)

Institute of Neurobiology (INB)Institute of Neurobiology (INB)

Institute of Chemistry (IQ)Institute of Chemistry (IQ)

Humanities InstitutesHumanities Institutes

Institute for Anthropological Research (IIA)Institute for Anthropological Research (IIA)

Institute for Bibliographical Research (IIB)Institute for Bibliographical Research (IIB)

Research Institute on Library and Information (IIBI)Research Institute on Library and Information (IIBI)

Institute for Economic Research (IIEc)Institute for Economic Research (IIEc)

Institute for Aesthetic Research (IIE)Institute for Aesthetic Research (IIE)

Institute for Philological Research (IIFL)Institute for Philological Research (IIFL)

Institute for Philosophical Research (IIFs)Institute for Philosophical Research (IIFs)

Institute for Historical Research (HII)Institute for Historical Research (HII)

Institute for Legal Research (IIJ)Institute for Judicial Research (IIJ)

Institute for Social Research (IIS)Institute for Social Research (IIS)

Research Institute on University and Education (IISUE)Research Institute on University and Education (IISUE)

Scientific Research CoordinationScientific Research Coordination

Center for Applied Science and Technological Development (CCADET)Center for Applied Science and Technological Development (CCADET)

Center for Atmospheric Sciences (CCA)Center for Atmospheric Sciences (CCA)

Center for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (CNyN)Center for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (CNyN)

Center for Genomic Sciences (CCG)Center for Genomic Sciences (CCG)

Center for Mathematical Sciences (CCM)Center for Mathematical Sciences (CCM)

Center for Applied Physics and Advanced Technology (CFATA)Center for Applied Physics and Advanced Technology (CFATA)

Center for GeosciencesCenter for Geosciences

Center for Research in Environmental Geography (CIGA)Center for Research in Environmental Geography (CIGA)

Center for Radioastronomy and Astrophysics (CRyA)Center for Radioastronomy and Astrophysics (CRyA)

General Directorate for Dissemination of Science (DGDC)General Directorate for Dissemination of Science (DGDC)

Climate Change Research Program (PINCC)Climate Change Research Program (PINCC)

Food University Program (PUAL)Food University Program (PUAL)

Science and Material Engineering University Program (PUCIM)Science and Material Engineering University Program (PUCIM)

Energy University Program (PUE)Energy University Program (PUE)

Health Research University Program (PUIS)Health Research University Program (PUIS)

Environmental University Program (PUMA)Environmental University Program (PUMA)

Coordination of HumanitiesCoordination of Humanities

Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CIALC)Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CIALC)

Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Humanities (CEIICH)Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Humanities (CEIICH)

Center for Multidisciplinary Research on Chiapas and the Southern Border (CIMSUR)Center for Multidisciplinary Research on Chiapas and the Southern Border (CIMSUR)

Center for Research on North America (CISAN)Center for Research on North America (CISAN)

Peninsular Centre for Humanities and Social Sciences (CEPHCIS)Peninsular Centre for Humanities and Social Sciences (CEPHCIS)

Center for Regional Multidisciplinary Research (CRIM)Center for Regional Multidisciplinary Research (CRIM)

Bioethics University Program (PUB)Bioethics University Program (PUB)

Human Rights University Program (PUDH)Human Rights University Program (PUDH)

Development Studies University Program (PUED)Development Studies University Program (PUED)

Gender Studies University Program (PUEG)Gender Studies University Program (PUEG)

City Studies University Program (PUEC)City Studies University Program (PUEC)

Cultural Diversity and Interculturalism University Program (PUIC)Cultural Diversity and Interculturalism University Program (PUIC)

Center for Teaching of Foreign Languages (CELE)Center for Teaching of Foreign Languages (CELE)

Center for Foreign Students (CEPE)Center for Foreign Students (CEPE)

Out of Mexico CityOut of Mexico City

EnsenadaEnsenada

JuriquillaJuriquilla

enes-leonLeón

MoreliaMorelia

MorelosMorelos

TlaxcalaTlaxcala

YucatánYucatán

 

Sites of interest

 

Gaceta UNAM

Gaceta UNAM: http://www.gaceta.unam.mx/

 

UNAM Digital Library

UNAM Digital Library: http://www.dgbiblio.unam.mx/