The term “Universidad“ in Mexico is a legally protected denomination and reserved for those postsecondary institutions of higher education, offering at least five (5) officially recognized Licentiates (Bologna system Master-level) or postgraduate degree programmes, in at least three study areas, including arts (humanities).
Universidad Azteca is a Private University with Recognition of the Official Validity of Studies awarded by the Federal Ministry of Education of the Republic and recognized by the Federal Government (SECRETARIA DE EDUCACION PUBLICA, SEP) to award University degrees.
The university offers Three Academic Systems: Traditional (on-campus), Blended Learning and Virtual E-learning (in a real time) and awards degrees in a variety of specializations study areas.
According the Mexican Higher Education laws Universidad Azteca is authorized to award degrees with RVOE for nationals, and own academic higher degrees of the university (grados propios) without RVOE.
Official notification of the Registry of Educational Establishments, No. 15-00084: registered in the first section of the Book 71-VIII of Educational Institutions, on page 129, as a Private Institution with Recognition of the Official Validity of Studies, awarded by the General Directorate of Higher Education of the Sub-Secretary of Higher Education and Scientific Research of the Secretary of Public Education SEP.
It also has the right to conduct distance studies and to grant the respective Academic Degrees and International Degrees in accordance with Articles 59 and 60 of the General Education Law.
Azteca University periodically conducts a self-evaluation of international distance study programs in accordance with the standards of the ODLQC Open & Distance Learning Quality Council, (British)
Azteca University have been Audited and Certified by AFQ Akademie Futurum Qualitas (Berlin, Germany) according to:
ISO 9001:2015 QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
ISO 29990:2010 LEARNING SERVICES FOR NON-FORMAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Azteca University has received the «Mexican Institution of the Year 2013» Award during the VI Edition of the Mexico Quality Summit organized by the Latin American Quality Institute (LAQI), thus obtaining recognition for its delivery to quality and innovation in Mexico.
In addition to the aforementioned ISO Certifications, Azteca has several international accreditations that guarantee the quality and excellence of the higher education it offers, within these accreditations is: