The University welcomes international scholars to teach at the undergraduate and postgraduate level and to participate in joint research projects with UM´s faculty members.
The UM Office of International Affairs assists professors from overseas universities to get in touch with local professors. It manages the application process so that professors can develop successfully their projects at the UM.
Teaching at UM
Teaching at UM At UM, regular courses are taught in Spanish and some in English. As part of its international strategy, the UM is increasing its multi-lingual offerings. Therefore visiting Scholars can teach in English and in Spanish, in the following undergraduate and postgraduate programs.
UM professor will be editor of Journal of Health Economics
As of January 2020, Ana Balsa, Ph.D., will be part of the editorial committee of the prestigious magazine
Nicolás González, UM Economics graduate, will start working as a Research Economist in the What Works Center for Local Economic Growth of the London School of Economics (LSE)
Four UM students granted with ELAP scholarships
UM Business and Economics and Engineering students were selected by the Canadian government for the Emerging Leader in the Americas Program (ELAP)
Applying Technology to Modern Medicine
Pablo Pereira, UM School of Engineering alumni, talks about his startup Armor Bionics, which creates accurate 3D models of the anatomical condition of patients to plan surgeries
“An educated society has more tools for life”
UM Alumni Ianara Rodríguez was awarded with the 2nd place, among more than 250 contestants from Montevideo, in the Common Education Contest of the Council of Initial and Primary Education