Centre of Mexican Studies The Centre of Mexican Studies South Africa is part of a family of National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) centres from around the world, in countries such as the United States, Canada, China, Costa Rica, Spain, France and Germany.
Learn Spanish at Wits or sign up for SIELE The Centre supports the teaching of the Spanish language. We offer Spanish language courses for degree students at Wits and also promote and certify Spanish as a foreign language through SIELE. Contact us to find out more!
Promoting Mexican culture Don't miss our cultural events and Hispanic film festival at Wits. We also support the academic services offered at the Centre of Studies for Foreigners (CEPE), such as teacher training for teachers of Spanish as a Second Language and courses of Mexican art, history and culture.
Facilitating research collaboration The Centre facilitates academic exchanges between students and scholars in SA and the UNAM. We provide information about specific areas of knowledge at UNAM for research projects and promote the development of research and collaboration through research stays and study abroad programmes.
UNAMThe National Autonomous University of Mexico is the most recognised University in Mexico! UNAM is the most ambitious and far-reaching cultural and educational project in Mexico. It is a public, laic and free University and also has the largest registered students in the country: more than 350 thousand students.