Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa

Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa
HE Institution
Year of foundation: 
Member since: 
Autonomous University of Sinaloa
Parent Institution's name (english translation): 
Autonomous University of Sinaloa
Parent Institution's name (original language): 
Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa


Institutional postal address: 
Blvd. Miguel Tamayo Espinoza de los Monteros, No. 2358, Desarrollo Urbano Tres Ríos, Campus Rafael Buelna - Edificio 4. Culiacán Rosales, Sinaloa, México. ZC 80020.
Latin America and Caribbean
Culiacán Rosales, Sinaloa
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Mission / Vision

The Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa is a public institution of higher education committed to the interests of Sinaloa's society; its mission is to train high quality professionals, with prestige and social recognition, willing to contribute to the encouragement of sustainable development, trained to help in defining policies and developing strategies to reduce economic, social and cultural inequities. The University is distinguished by having illustrious academic and administrative structures, quality academic conduct and governing systems, in addition to accreditations and certifications from agencies with national and international recognition. The above mentioned will enable the development and continuous improvement of expertise related to the production, conveyance and transfer of knowledge, whose impact is aimed at promoting the development of an economic and cultural identity and social and environmental sustainability.


Autonomous University of Sinaloa has established as a main priority the well fulfillment of these strategical objetives, in order to compose a comprehensive perspective of education quality aligned with Sustainable Development Goals:

  • Educational innovation and quality teaching
  • Generation of knowledge and high level training International positioning
  • Management and collegiate management, inclusive and innovative 
  • Linkage for development and entrepreneurial training Extension with social commitment
  • Sustainable University
  • Welfare and comprehensive university education

Main activities

  • Teaching
  • Comprehensive development of the academic society in Sinaloa
  • Researching
  • Technology transfer
  • Cultural development
  • Professional development
  • Sports development
  • Internationalization of education
  • Strategic outreach with private sector 


  • UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • The Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP)

Sponsored by

  • Generalitat de Catalunya. Ministry of Business and Employment. Department of Research and Universities
  • Generalitat de Catalunya. Ministry for Foreign Action and Open Government