​Outbound Mobility - Most Recent

2013/14

Total number of outbound students (short-term and exchange): 18,281

Source: Secretariat of Public Education. (2015). Forms 911. Educational Statistics.

Top 10 destinations and number of students from Mexico studying abroad

Rank Destination Number of Students
1 Spain 4,588
2 United States 3,708
3 France 1,866
4 Germany 1,265
5 Canada 941
6 Chile 940
7 Argentina 759
8 China 632
9 Italy 541
10 Brazil 523

Outbound students by degree level

Degree Level Percent of Total
Bachelor's 83%
Continuing Education 12%
Master's 3%
Specialty 1%
Technical 1%
Doctorate <1%

Source: Patlani. (2016). National Survey of International Student Mobility in Mexico 2012-2013 and 2013-2014. Mexico: ANUIES.