--Matamoros is a city located north of Tamaulipas. It is the second largest and most populous municipality in all of Tamaulipas. Matamoros is located south of the mouth of the Rio Grande, bordering the border city of Brownsville, Texas. Also, it is the thirty-ninth largest city of Mexico, and belongs to the third metropolitan area of Mexico, greater metropolitan area of Tamaulipas, only behind Reynosa and Tampico. Subsequently, it is located in the Fifth most populous and largest transnational conurbation of the United States-Mexico Border, after Tijuana, Cd. Juarez, Mexicali and Reynosa, as the metropolitan area of Matamoros-Brownsville.
- Ø Universidad Autónoma de Tamaulipas Facultad de Medicina e Ingeniería en Sistemas Computacionales
- Ø Clínica Hospital“Dr.ManuelF.RodríguezBrayda”–ISSSTE
We don’t have it this year, but we are working on getting it active.
Two per day in hospital.
- host family
- student appartment
- international air port of Monterrey/Browsnville
- National Airport in Matamoros.
- International airport of Reynosa
- Matamoros Local Bus Station
Ø January: anniversary of the foundation of Matamoros.
Ø June: Expo Fiesta Matamoros where musical, crafts and livestock expositions take place.
Ø December 12: the day of Virgin Mary 12.
Ø Various parades that correspond to the dates of September 15, November 20, Christmas, spring, etc.
Ø Parque Olímpico Cultura
Ø Instituto Regional de Bellas Artes
Ø Teatro de la Reforma
Ø Lienzos Charros (La Costeña, San Juan de los Esteros y Villa de Matamoros)
Ø Colegio San Juan siglo XXI Escuela Superior de Música--
--We accept PRE-CLINICAL students (Only in 2 departments and 2 per month)
The city of Matamoros has a warmhumid subtropical climate, with mild winters, and hot, humid summers.