Summer Research: Technical University of Monterrey

Technical University of Monterrey (ITESM) is a private university system founded in 1943 in Monterrey, México. It is a comprehensive university offering PhD, master, undergraduate, and high-school programs in Engineering, Management, Social, Arts and Human Sciences, and Medicine. It holds 31 campuses located across 25 cities in the country, and 22 liaison offices in 15 countries. Tecnológico de Monterrey has eight main strategic research areas which include: biotechnology and food; mechatronics and engineering; information technology, sustainability; public policy; business; medicine; and education, the humanities and the social sciences.

Engineering students can participate in projects in Engineering Science and Electrical Engineering; Arts & Science students can participate in projects in Business, Computer Science, Chemistry, Biology, Psychology, Education, and Political Science.


Credit Equivalency: 2.5 FCE UofT = 48 credits. Students can enroll in 12 credits in summer.

Departmental approved pathways: Engineering placements not-for-credit (You do not pay U of T tuition).

Research projects: Please see project database here and program brochure here. U of T students can only apply for the full-time research course option with no other courses.

  • Subjects Available at Host: Applied Science and Engineering, Arts and Science
  • Program Type: Research
  • Accepting Applications: No
  • Application Deadline: December 3, 2020
  • Timeline: 8 weeks, dates tbc
  • Country: Mexico
  • City: Mexico City
  • Institution: University
  • Language of Study: English
  • Level of Study: Undergrad
  • Credit: Varies
  • Open to Programs at UofT: All
  • Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
  • Program Fees: No fees
  • Funding: $3000 + Possibility of IE Award
  • Eligibility Requirements: Minimum cGPA 2.5 and 2+ years of study completed