Message from the Rector


To the university community

I wish to express the students, professors, researchers and administrative staff, my best wishes to keep working together in the consolidation of our university, the Autonomous University of Chiapas, institution founded in 1974 by the governor Manuel Velasco Suarez.

Our highest house of studies faces nowadays new challenges, which we will achieve with the hard work and dynamism from each of you, we will comply to meet the needs of the Chiapaneca society.

Our commitment is to move towards a new university reform, which privileges the strengthening of the academic quality, expands and strengthens the bonding schemes with the society, contributes to reach better levels of wellness and, promotes the sport and cultural activities.

The university opens its doors again with the firm intentionthat we work together, in harmony, to contribute from our space, to a more prosperous Chiapas, with greater opportunities and, where our hopes and longings have the destiny they deserve.


Because of this, every effort of the university community, which we are part of, has the conviction that from knowledge and science, contribute the elements which let the current and next generations of Chiapanecos, to aspire to better standards of quality of life.


I call you so that with dedication and commitment the Autonomous University of Chiapas will be recognized in the coming years as a socially responsible and world-class institution, because of its quality, relevance and contributions to the scientific, technological, and innovation development, the construction of schools of thought and the human development of the chiapaneca society and the country.

Welcome everybody!


“For the consciousness of the need of service”


Mtro. Carlos Eugenio Ruiz Hernández