How has UTNA transformed its environment?

The Universidad Tecnológica del Norte de Aguascalientes (UTNA) is part of the Subsystem of Technological Universities (UUTT) in Mexico. It was created in 2000 and it is located in the municipality of Rincón de Romos in the state of Aguascalientes.

One of its fundamental purposes was the relocation of the State’s superior education services, adapting them to the geographic distribution of its population, therefore offering university education to the 9 municipalities in the north of Aguascalientes.

This has transformed the urban and rural communities in that area of the state, because nowadays a lot of teenagers are able to study superior education who are the first members in their families to do so.

UTNA offers the major of Superior University Technician in Information and Communication Technologies since it was founded; in 2009 there was the opportunity for students to keep studying an Engineering Degree as well.

The University offers a Superior University Technician major in the IT area accredited by the National Accreditation Council in Informatics and Computing and it is currently in the process of reviewing the Engineering degree that enables the continuousness of the same field.

Academic quality is vital in the institution, accordingly national organizations have constantly reviewed our educational programs to offer our students high quality education degrees.

In order to guarantee students’ learning, UTNA has been working on the implementation of IT projects such as: the use of a virtual classroom and its corresponding integration with virtual learning environment activities.

UTNA has an internal and external scholarship program to support students who need it and 28 transportation routes are offered for students who live in the farthest communities from the university.

UTNA has been recognized by its society region and it is fulfilling its educational commitment to educate young people by training them to be competitive in their country and internationally.