Polytechnic University of Valencia Congress, Third International Conference on Higher Education Advances

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Financing Quality in Mexican State Public Universities
Marco Tulio Ocegueda-Hernández, Patricia Moctezuma-Hernández, Alejandro Mungaray-Lagarda

Last modified: 29-05-2017



The policy of financing with extraordinary biding subsidies as implemented by the Secretariat of Public Education (SEP) for Public State Universities (UPES) between 2001 and 2013 is analyzed. The results indicate that, with some regional differences, this form of distributing of Public resources has been effective by rewarding the Institutional Progress of those UPES in matters of quality, impacting their institutional processes of consolidation in a positive way, contributing to social equity through more and better educational spaces and diminishing the performance gaps between them during the period.

Keywords: The Integral Program of Institutional Strengthening (PIFI); Public State Universities (UPES); equity and quality; higher education.

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