Master of Global Politics and Transpacific Studies

Requisitos de admisión y trámites para ingreso

A. Reception of Documents:
• From January 15th to April 21th, 2018, all applicants must present all the required documents (original print and CD-ROM versions) at the Master's administration office. They include a pre-registration to the CENEVAL exam on April 19th, the latest. There will be no extensions and no applications will be accepted with incomplete documentation

• A copy of the bachelor's degree diploma or provisional degree certificate, preferably in Social and/or Economic Administrative Sciences.
• Official evidence of having obtained an average grade of at least eighty percent in previous university studies (the certificate or document must show the study plan and the grades obtained for each course).
• A TOEFL iBT® (Minimum of 100 points) or ITP® (level B2 or a minimum of 543 points) certificate, not older than two years.
• A letter of intent, in English, (600 words maximum) stating the personal, academic and professional motivations of the applicant.
• Curriculum Vitae (no longer than two pages) with supporting documents.
• Copy of birth certificate.
• Copy of CURP (for Mexicans).
• Copy of official identification.

• 2 letters of academic and/or professional recommendation (in closed envelopes signed by the person recommending the applicant) containing:


o Complete information of the applicant.
o Complete information of the person who recommends de applicant (University or Company for which he or she works, Telephone and Email).
o • Reasons that make the applicant a good candidate for the Master's program.


• Medical Certificate of good health.
• Research project:


o An essay no longer than 5 pages (excluding the cover and the references) proposing, in English, a research topic for the Master's thesis. It must justify the project by explaining the relevance of the topic and the problems to be addressed, and include the research question and hypothesis.


B. Curricular evaluation
• It will be carried out during the month of April 2018.
• The candidates who meet the requirements will be notified in time so that they can continue with the admission process.

C. Ceneval Examination EXANI III®
• The applicants are required to present and pass a Ceneval Examination EXANI III® (the minimum score will be determined by the Academic Board) that will be applied at the University of Guadalajara on a date to be confirmed.

D. Interview in English with members of the Academic Board.
• The interviews will be held from June 11 to 15, 2018, after receiving the results of the Ceneval Examination.

E. Publication of results
• On June 18, the accepted candidates will be notified so that they can register under the terms established by the University of Guadalajara. Consult the Calendar 2018-B for postgraduate courses in:

F. The documents will be received at the Students Affairs office.
• From May 21 to July 18, 2018.

G. Publication of the final results.
• July 23, 2018

H. Information meeting
• August 14, 2018

I. Start of the courses.
• August 16, 2018.