National Pedagogic University (Mexico)

The National Pedagogic University (Spanish: Universidad Pedagógica Nacional - UPN) is Mexico's national university for teacher training. The main campus, directly adjacent to the Colegio de México in Mexico City, hosts more than 5,000 students and is the largest of more than 70 UPN campuses nationwide. The university offers both undergraduate (licenciatura) and graduate programs of study.

UPN is in the process of being separated from the Secretaría de Educación Pública and becoming autonomous.

Universidad Pedagógica Nacional
National Pedagogic University
MottoEducar para transformar
TypePublic university
EstablishedAugust 25, 1978
RectorTenoch Esaú Cedillo Ávalos
Administrative staff
Postgraduates252 (2011)


Mexico City

  • Ajusco (flagship)
  • Centro
  • Azacapotzalco
  • Norte
  • Sur
  • Oriente
  • Poniente

Rest of Republic

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National Pedagogic University

National Pedagogic University may refer to:

National Pedagogic University (Colombia)

National Pedagogic University (Mexico)

Colleges and universities in Mexico City
Public universities
Private universities
Military academies

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