April 24, 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Track 5: Accreditation and Student Success
Institutional Accreditation in Mexico

FIMPES is the Mexican Federation of Private Institutions of Higher Education, an organization founded in 1981 as a voluntary affiliation and nonprofit association, totally independent from the government. Since 1994, FIMPES has granted over 260 accreditation statements to Mexican Private Universities. FIMPES’ accreditation system includes the revision of the capacity and the effectiveness of private institutions according to the mission statement of each.

Maria Eugenia Bolanos Vargas
Accreditation System Coordinator
Sonia Bacha Baz
Administration of Accreditation System Director