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Mobility Exchanges and Internationalization Services UTM


The Metropolitan Technological University, located in the city of Mérida, Yucatán; is a higher education institution that arises as a response to promote and strengthen the foreseeable trends of the future, where the university community is trained and works on world scientific and technological advances that help strengthen business cooperation and education, training highly specialized professionals. Through the Training Programs in the Spanish, English or French language, it offers foreign or national students the opportunity to live an experience full of learning, culture and fun.

L'Université technologique métropolitaine, située dans la ville de Mérida, Yucatán ; est un établissement d'enseignement supérieur qui se pose comme une réponse pour promouvoir et renforcer les tendances prévisibles de l'avenir, où la communauté universitaire est formée et travaille sur les progrès scientifiques et technologiques mondiaux qui contribuent à renforcer la coopération et l'éducation des entreprises, en formant des professionnels hautement spécialisés. Grâce aux programmes de formation en espagnol, anglais ou français, il offre aux étudiants étrangers ou nationaux la possibilité de vivre une expérience pleine d'apprentissage, de culture et de plaisir.

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Immersive Programs

The main objective of our programs is to teach or, where appropriate, improve the learning of the language or academic area of the participant, through a complete immersion in the daily and work life of the Mexican culture, allowing them to develop their confidence and security in pleasant surroundings.

L'objectif principal de nos programmes est d'enseigner ou, le cas échéant, d'améliorer l'apprentissage de la langue ou du domaine académique du participant, à travers une immersion complète des étudiants dans la vie quotidienne et professionnelle de la culture mexicaine, leur permettant de développer leur confiance et sécurité dans un cadre agréable.

Options of Mobility Exchanges and Internationalization


Any of the options is compatible to be carried out in parallel by the same group in a hybrid way, that is, for example a Language course in addition to a cultural exchange, or an academic exchange and professional internship. The duration of the programs depends on the agreements between institutions.

Educational - Labor Discovery.  Students and Teachers

Exchanges for students, updating or specialization in work areas.

The program consists of four weeks during which the participants have an introduction to the techniques of the corresponding area with other students at our university (Gastronomy, ICT, Tourism, Mechatronics, Maintenance, Fashion production ...). They also participate short stays in local companies. Small groups of maximum 10 participants.

Professional Internship. Students (TSU / Bachelor / Engineering).

Professional internships in local companies according to the area of study. (2 to 6 months depending on the case). It is aimed at all levels according to the academic area of the participants, from university technicians to undergraduate degrees.


Language courses. Students, Teachers, Administrative

Study or improve the level of the Spanish, English, French language.

Intensive courses, short or long duration. The courses are divided into Beginners (A1-A2), Intermediate (B1-B2) and Advanced (C1-C2) levels, allowing us to have groups with a maximum of 10 participants.


Academic Exchange. Students

Study four months or more in any of the majors offered by the UTM (TSU / Bachelor / Engineering).

The highly qualified teachers teach their classes dynamically and in small groups, obtaining in this way quick results and offering extensive attention to each student. Classes are generally in the mornings. The duration and total number of class hours is adjustable to the needs of the requesting Institution.


Investigation Exchange. Students, Teachers (TSU / Bachelor / Engineering).

Carry out collaborative projects in research stays together with our academic experts. Research work in conjunction with students and professors of the UTM.

Cultural Exchange. Students, Teachers, Administratives (TSU / Bachelor / Engineering).

Cultural immersion in our region (Cultural visits, families, gastronomy and events)

The university offers a rich range of sports, leisure and cultural activities, as well as field trips that allow students to discover the wonderful State of Yucatan and the Mayan culture. Participants also have free time to carry out the activities they want.


Accommodation. Students, Teachers, Administratives (TSU / Bachelor / Engineering).

Lodging with host families allows better development of communication skills, which is why we offer accommodation with families previously interviewed and visited to provide a greater family and safe environment. The families are very attentive and live in accessible areas of the city of Merida.

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Teléfono: (999)940 61 05

Coordinación de Idiomas Extranjeros (Ext. 1501)

Certificaciones y Cursos de Idiomas (Ext. 1500)

Movilidad e Internacionalización (Ext. 1503 y 1504)