ITAM - Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México

Introduction
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The Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (in English: Mexico Autonomous Institute of Technology), commonly known as ITAM, is a private research university located in Mexico City, Mexico. It is one of the nation's preeminent institutions of higher learning, the best undergraduate business, international relations and economics school in Mexico City according to Reforma and the best graduate business school in Latin America according to America Economia. It is ranked 73th in the "Rankings of Academic Institutions in Economics" published by the Journal of European Economic Association, and it is the only institution in Latin America ranked within top 200. Also, it is considered one of Mexico's think tanks.

ITAM's main purpose is to contribute to its students' comprehensive education and to the development of a more prosperous, just, and free society. It also aims to become a community in its fullest sense, an institution of academic freedom and excellence, and a high quality autonomous research center.

Goals

Our main goal is to provide our students with the essential educational tools which they can apply them rationally, responsibly, critically, so that they can create, manage, and shape public opinion , institutions, as well as further works; it also intends that the students use their knowledge in the ethical, scientific, technological, and professional fields to the greatest extent, thereby helping our society become aware of its country's problems and solutions.

ITAM attempts to reach these goals through instruction, research, and development, which are in accordance with its mission and nature, namely implementing the institution's principles of excellence. Through these three main functions, ITAM consolidates its institutional achievements, develops and takes advantage of its own benefits.

Basic Principles

ITAM recognizes three basic principles as standards for its activities:

  • Autonomy: namely, self-governance on internal regulatory issues, namely academic, legal, administrative, and financial
  • Academic freedom: essential to fulfill its university functions
  • Communality: by which all its members collaborate in the pursuit of their common objectives and the improvement of the institution

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Programs

This school also offers:

Master

Master in Economics

Campus Full time 18 months July 2017 Mexico Mexico City

The Master's degree in Economics is offered for individuals who want to strengthen their knowledge in economics and broaden it in the field of development economics. [+]

The Master's degree in Economics is offered for individuals who want to strengthen their knowledge in economics and broaden it in the field of development economics.

 

 

Objective

 

The goal of the Master's degree in Economics is to supply its graduates with a sound foundation in economic theory and its applications, which will enable them to apply their knowledge correctly in their professional careers.

Applicants

 

Prospective applicants to this program are professionals who have a previous background in economics at the Bachelor's level*. This program is ideal for aspiring applicants who currently have or will attain job responsibilities that require the application of economic concepts for creating and presenting proposals, assessing various projects, and designing programs in both the public sector and the private sector. These candidates are aware of the need to acquire specific additional skills that will assist them currently, as well as in future endeavors, in accomplishing their projects efficiently utilizing the best methods and techniques available.... [-]


Master in Finance

Campus Full time Part time 15 months July 2017 Mexico Mexico City + 1 more

The Master in Finance is aimed to professionals with excellent academic references and interests in participating in the financial system of the country. [+]

The Master in Finance is aimed to professionals with excellent academic references and interests in participating in the financial system of the country. The program, framed in the context of business, seeks a balance between the theoretical and empirical aspects of finance, trying different aspects with the rigor that analysis and financial management requires.

 

 

Program Overview

 

The Master in Finance is aimed to professionals with excellent academic references and interests in participating in the financial system of the country. The program, framed in the context of business, seeks a balance between the theoretical and empirical aspects of finance, trying different aspects with the rigor that  analysis and financial management requires.... [-]


Master in International Management

Campus Part time 21 months July 2017 Mexico Mexico City

The Master in International Management program offers specialized knowledge in Global Economics, International Commerce, International Finance, International Monetary System, and International Business’ Competition Dynamics. [+]

The objective at ITAM is to train high-performance top executives capable of contributing to the success of the business organizations with and international projection, which are increasingly globalized, competitive, and complex.

 

The Master in International Management program offers specialized knowledge in Global Economics, International Commerce, International Finance, International Monetary System, and International Business’ Competition Dynamics.

 

 

Curriculum

ITAM’s program for the Master in International Management program is flexible and dynamic and the course can be taken according to the student’s available time.... [-]


Master of Accounting

Campus Full time 18 months July 2017 Mexico Mexico City

The Master of Accounting degree program prepares students for a career in accounting. The Macc is a dual degree program with FIU, University which is as ITAM accredited by the AACSB International [+]

The Master of Accounting degree program prepares students for a career in accounting. For those already pursuing such a career or who are seeking to change careers to one in accounting, the program offers excellent preparation as well.

 

The Macc is a dual degree program with FIU, University which is as ITAM accredited by the AACSB International -- The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The Curricula between the two schools is integrated because the Chapman School determines the minimum requirements for students to receive its degree and the "home" university ITAM adapts to these requirements by specifying its own requirements for earning the degree; the result, an i nnovative program that provides the knowledge and the skills to advance in today's dynamic global marketplace.... [-]


Masters in Economic Theory

Campus Full time 18 months July 2017 Mexico Mexico City

The Masters in Economic Theory at ITAM is directed toward students interested in pursuing doctoral studies at ITAM or other international universities, whether or not they have majored in Economics at the undergraduate level. [+]

The Masters in Economic Theory at ITAM is directed toward students interested in pursuing doctoral studies at ITAM or other international universities, whether or not they have majored in Economics at the undergraduate level. There is a large gap between the knowledge and skills required to complete successfully a Ph.D. program in Economics and those that are acquired at a B.A. program. The Masters in Economic Theory intends to fill that gap. The Program consists of courses in economic theory, real analysis, dynamic programming and econometrics. For the students interested in pursuing doctoral studies at ITAM, the Program corresponds to the first phase of the Ph.D. Program. For students interested in pursuing doctoral studies outside Mexico, the Masters Program provides an excellent training in the technical skills required by any doctoral program.... [-]