About Aguascalientes

Aguascalientes is the state capital. Its population is just over one million.  Most of its inhabitants live in the densely-populated metropolitan area. The city is known for the kindness of its people, the traditions of its 400-year-old history, and its world-renowned San Marcos Fair.

 

The city of Aguascalientes is two-and-a-half-hour ride from Guadalajara, the second largest city in the country. It is just two hours from Guanajuato, and one hour from Zacatecas. These latter-mentioned cities are considered part of the Cultural Heritage of Humanity. 

 

How to get to Aguascalientes?

 

The city of Aguascalientes is a sixty-minute flight north of Mexico City, or a six-hour ride by bus. Mexico’s bus system makes travel to any city safe and easy.

 

Why study in Mexico?

 

Mexico is a country with a growing economy. It has a population of 112 million inhabitants, which makes it a very interesting market. Mexico is a member of NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) along with the United States and Canada. These three countries constitute an economic block of great importance worldwide. Mexico also has trading partnerships with the European Union, Asian Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), and MERCOSUR (Mercado Común del Sur).

With Mexico’s economy and partnerships, studying here is an invaluable opportunity for those seeking to learn from within this important international market.