The generation of new specialists in the area of Pediatrics, committed to resolving the needs of a growing child population and in which the use of new technologies and innovation in diagnosis, treatment and prevention are an ongoing necessity, representing the driving force of the Multicentric Residency in Pediatrics Program.

Trained specialists who have a comprehensive vision of the diverse health issues of a child population with different, complex sociocultural characteristics, act ethically in their professional and personal lives, and are willing to seek new and better alternative approaches to the diversity of patients; this is the program’s raison d'être.

The aim of the Residency in Pediatrics of Tecnológico de Monterrey is to train exceptional Pediatricians who meet the healthcare needs of children and adolescents, according to the highest quality and safety standards, in both inpatient and outpatient settings. It also seeks to prepare individuals with integrity and a humanistic outlook in their clinical, teaching and research practice, while strictly adhering to ethical principles and the standards of professional practice.

Pediatricians who graduate from this institution are outstanding leaders in both local and international settings, who contribute to generating innovative medical practices through clinical research, related 

All physicians who are interested in acquiring the knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to preserve and improve the health of children and adolescents. Individuals who are committed to their work and self-directed learning, with the concern and initiative to solve the serious childhood health issues through ongoing progress and updating. Entrepreneurial physicians who are willing to improve the practice and development of Pediatrics in the environment in which they operate.

Comply with the comprehensive evaluation required in the admission process, through an interview conducted by the admissions committee of the graduate program. In addition, the following is necessary:

  1. Simple copy of the Bachelor´s degree Certificate where the following information is indicated:
    1. The overall GPA.
    2. Completion date of all the subjects of the study plan.
  2. Simple copy of the Bachelor´s degree.
  3. Motivation letter or essay in which the candidate explains the reasons for his or her interest in the program, his or her potential contribution to it and the area in which he or she wishes to develop professionally.
  4. Curriculum vitae.
  5. Two letters of recommendation in the institutional format, from employers or professors.
  6. Obtain at least 550 points in the adaptive version of the Postgraduate Studies Admission Test (PAEP) or its equivalent in other exams authorized by the Institution.
  7. Obtain at least 550 points in the TOEFL exam or its equivalent in the other exams authorized by the Institution as an instrument for assessing the sufficiency of English language proficiency.
  8. Submit a file with the result of the ENARM Exam and psychometric exam.

*The admission process may change without prior notice from the Admissions Committee

**Admission is the first step: then you can enroll in your graduate program of interest.


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4 years





Graduates from the Residency in Pediatrics will be able to:

  • Apply their knowledge and skills to the attention, prevention and promotion of health in children and adolescents.
  • Practice medicine with professionalism and responsibility, committing to the continuous enhancement of pediatrics.
  • Participate in the development of medical practices through patient-, student- and colleague-oriented teaching.
  • Communicate the results of projects and research to provide possible solutions to pediatric cases. C
  • onduct clinical practices in groups of pediatric and multidisciplinary practitioners to share medical experiences.