Teaching constitutes a very important activity of EL COLEGIO MEXIQUENSE, having an experience of 15 years, when the Masters in Social Sciences with speciality on Municipal Development first started. In this way, the institution has a very close relationship with society via the training of human resources, enabling them to pursue either research and teaching with high qualifications, or activities in the public and private areas.
PhD in Social Sciences
After 15 years of continuous work, EL COLEGIO MEXIQUENSE started its PhD programme in Social Sciences (research) in order to offer the students the knowledge, techniques and analytical tools of the social sciences to pursue formal and integral studies in its different fields and disciplines and carry out studies of regional, national and international interest. The programme has the following research topics: State and civil society; municipal development and public policies; population, environment and territory; globalisation and development; education and ethnic history and history. The PhD programme is part of the Academic Excellence Standard of the National Council of Science and Technology (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología, Conacyt).
Masters in Social Sciences with speciality on Municipal Development
This programme was created in 1987 as a commitment to support the institutional strengthening of different municipalities facing their demanding political, economical, legal, administrative and sociocultural reality. It is a two year course and is part of the Academic Excellence Standard of the National Council of Science and Technology (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología, Conacyt).