UAG School of Medicine
Regarded as one of the most efficient and well-organized medical schools in Latin America, UAG School of Medicine is the oldest private medical school in the country at the oldest private university in Mexico. Since opening our doors, more than 17,000 UAG graduates have gone on to practice medicine in all 50 U.S. states. Proof that becoming a doctor here, in this vibrant city, is a practical parallel path you can take and an outstanding way to launch your medical career.
The School of Medicine is an institution engaged in the training and formation of physicians whose main goal is to improve community health through the following:
- Providing medical education
- Discovering and adapting medical knowledge
- Providing health care services in the clinical fields of learning
- Developing a positive attitude towards the protection and preservation of the environment.
- Educating future physicians in an integral way according to the UAG principles, beliefs and values.
Mission: Training medical students in an environment which encourages the quest for academic excellence based on national and international standards to achieve their competent professional development for their own benefit and that of the community.
Vision: To be nationally and internationally recognized for the high competency of our graduates.
General Objective: The program objective of their studies is to train physicians and to provide them with an excellent medical background to promote quality healthcare through prevention, diagnosis and treatment of illnesses of individuals, families and through the community. We seek to ensure that our graduates have the necessary professional competency to provide comprehensive healthcare with scientific fundamentals while providing them the opportunity to continue with their graduate and research studies, with constant update courses to keep up with progress in the medical field.