UNAM and IPN Admission: These are the dates for the admission exam to bachelor’s degrees in 2021

The UNAM carried out an extension of the call to the entrance examination for bachelor’s degrees. While that of the IPN is still ongoing.

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17, 2021

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This article was translated from our Spanish edition using AI technologies. Errors may exist due to this process.

The National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) made an extension of the call to the entrance examination to bachelor’s degrees, all this “due to the prevailing conditions due to the health emergency” and to the measures imposed by the epidemiological traffic light in Mexico City.

The house of studies clarified through a statement that those who are interested in pursuing a degree in the School System or in the Open University and Distance Education System can register to participate in the entrance exam to UNAM 2021.

The admission period to the institution’s exam was held in January and those who could not register at that time will have the opportunity to do so. From 16 to 23:00 hours (from central Mexico) on March 16.

The test will be applied “tentatively” in the period from May 8 to June 8, 2021. And within the requirements and conditions to participate are:

  • Read and accept the terms and conditions of the call and the instructions.
  • Not having registered in January 2021 for the exam, if you have done so, you do not need to register again.
  • Register online by entering the official page and selecting the call that corresponds to the period from March 16 to 18.
  • Pay the right to the selection exam in the same period mentioned.

Once the registration is completed, the applicants must download, print and save the voucher issued by the site and the bank deposit slip will be available with which you can make the payment at the Santander bank.

National Polytechnic Institute (IPN)

The call to participate in the IPN admission exam is open from February 26 to March 26, those who are interested in competing to enter the institution must fill out a registration form on the official website of the IPN.

To register, the house of studies has the following modality according to the first letter of the participant’s last name:

  • A and B: from February 26 to March 2
  • C and CH: from March 3 to 5
  • S, E, F: March 6 and 7
  • G: March 8-10
  • H, I, J, K, L and LL: from March 11 to 13
  • M: from March 14 to 16
  • N, Ñ, O, P and Q: from March 17 to 19
  • R and S: from March 20 to 23
  • T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z: from March 24 to 26

Applicants to the schools located in Coahuila, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Palenque, Tlaxcala and Zacatecas will have until April 16 to apply for registration.

Once the registration and application are made, the website issues a receipt with the date and time to attach the requirements, including the digital photograph, current identification and proof of payment.

On Friday, May 7, the institution will issue the form to enter the exam that must include, photograph, day, time, venue, building, room and bench. Likewise, the application date will be June 4, 5, and 6 for Mexico City and the Metropolitan Area and June 5 for foreign academic units.

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