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Iberoamerican University Torreón

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Type  Private
Phone  +52 871 705 1010
Founded  2 August 1982
Religious affiliation  Catholic
Mascot  Wolf
Number of students  1,732
Iberoamerican University Torreón
Motto in English  The Truth Will Make Us Free.
Established  1982; 35 years ago (1982)
Chancellor  Arturo Sosa Abascal, S.J.
Rector  Guillermo Prieto Salinas, SJ
Address  Calz Luisa 2255, Universidad Iberoamericana, 27106 Torreón, Coah., Mexico
Motto  La Verdad Nos Hará Libres (The Truth Will Make Us Free.)
Similar  Universidad Iberoamericana Ciudad d, Universidad Iberoamericana León, Universidad Iberoamericana Puebla, Technological Institute of La Laguna, Technological Institute of Torreon

Iberoamerican University of Torreón (Universidad Iberoamericana Torreón) belongs to the Jesuit University System (SUJ) and the Association of Universities Entrusted to the Society of Jesus in Latin America. The Iberoamerican University Torreón was founded in 1982 and has a student population of 1732 students. It offers 16 bachelor's degrees and five master's degrees. It has extension centres in the cities of Saltillo and Monterrey.



The campus is located in the north of the city of Torreon, Coahuila; on the Calzada Iberoamericana # 2255.

The University has a Gymnasium-Auditorium, University Gallery, Historical Archive, Language Centre, Library, Cafeteria, Computer Centers, Multimedia Classrooms and Workshops for Engineering and Design. It also has sports facilities for various disciplines and a gym.


The University follows the Ignatian educational model of the Society of Jesus.

Basic principles of activity of the university

  • Freedom of conscience of all its members
  • Constant and sincere openness to dialogue with all ideological currents
  • Academic freedom of teaching and research (within what is moral and right from a Christian perspective)
  • Real autonomy of the university functions, without dependent interests
  • Sense of social justice
  • Fundamentals of educational philosophy

  • Inspiration in Christian values, integrated with scientific advances and philosophy
  • Promoting interdisciplinary dialogue
  • Promotion among its members of a lively awareness of social problems, in service to the country
  • Master's Degree

  • Directors and Senior Management
  • Quality
  • Education and Teaching Processes
  • Human development
  • Family therapy
  • Project management
  • Strategic Design and Innovation
  • Specialties

  • Bioneuroemocion
  • Agroindustrial innovation
  • Amparo proceeding
  • Metallurgy and Materials
  • Doctorate

  • Social Processes Research
  • References

    Iberoamerican University Torreón Wikipedia