225 years after its creation, the Faculty combines tradition and modernity; Is the oldest engineering school in the continent and has academics of recognized prestige and state-of-the-art facilities.
With an academic offer of 13 undergraduate, 7 doctoral and 10 master's programs, the Faculty of Engineering serves a population of almost 15 thousand students providing a solid background in basic sciences as well as socio-humanistic.
Culture is also a priority through the realization of various artistic activities, such as the International Book Fair of the Palace of Mining and the Symphony Orchestra of Mining.
For the updating of its teaching staff, it has the Ing. Gilberto Borja Navarrete Teaching Center. On the other hand, it develops projects of connection with the productive sectors public and private, in which teachers and researchers of diverse areas take part.
Its extensive infrastructure includes the majestic Palace of Mining and facilities in the states of Morelos, Querétaro and Nuevo León: Hydraulic Postgraduate Area in Jiutepec, the High Technology Center in Juriquilla and the Polo University of Advanced Technology in Monterrey.
To publish its progress and achievements, it publishes the refereed journal Engineering Research and Technology and various publications.