Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México online courses and MOOCs - student reviews
The Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) is the largest and oldest public research university in Latin America, and regularly receives world rankings as the leading university of the Spanish-speaking world, with particular strengths in History and Archaeology, Philosophy, and Modern Languages. With more than 324,000 learners, it is one of the world’s largest universities. Located in downtown Mexico City, its main campus includes buildings that have housed academic activities since 1551. Other UNAM structures contain murals by renowned Mexican artists such as Diego Rivera. Numerous prominent politicians, heads of state, diplomats, artists, writers, scientists, entrepreneurs, and athletes are among the University’s distinguished graduates and faculty. They include Abel Pacheco, former President of Costa Rica, and five former presidents of Mexico; Alan Cranston, former U.S. senator from California; poet and essayist Octavio Paz, a Nobel Laureate in literature; Rodolfo Neri Vela, the first Mexican in space; and businessman Carlos Slim, Forbes’ second wealthiest individual in the world. For the past several years, the University has prioritized the development of virtual classrooms, online and continuing education courses to enhance public access to its resources. You can enroll in online courses from the Universidad Autonoma de Mexico focusing on information technologies, creativity and scientific thought, among other subjects.