The Master's Program in Strategic Foresight focuses on satisfying the need for futures studies, analysis and research to improve decision-making in the public, private and social spheres.

The program aims to train professionals who:

  • Are leaders within public, private and social organizations, able to explore the multiplicity of plausible, probable and desirable futures to guide decision making processes and the design of robust strategic plans.
  • Implement systemic analysis processes within public, private and social organizations to allow the visualization of complex problems for a better understanding of the challenges of the organization to guides their strategy.
  • Use advanced methodologies for robust decision-making taking advantage of data science and artificial intelligence to enrich foresight analysis and futures studies.
  • Are a reference in Latin America in the study and implementation of foresight analysis and futures studies, contributing to the strengthening of foresight capacities in the region, given the marked increase in interest in this type of studies for governments, companies, civil society organizations and international agencies.

The Tecnológico de Monterrey seeks to integrate a new generation of students in all its graduate programs who have completed their undergraduate studies and distinguished themselves by being: talented, enthusiastic people, committed to the development of their environment and to the well-being of society; people who have the potential to successfully complete their graduate program and become leaders with entrepreneurial spirit, human sense and internationally competitive.

Therefore, in order to be admitted, applicants participate in a comprehensive selection process that considers:

- Score on the Graduate Admission Test (PAEP).

- Undergraduate grade average.

Each School may have additional requirements.

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. When applicable, submit two letters of recommendation in the institutional format, from employers or professors.
  6. When applicable, take the Postgraduate Studies Admission Test (PAEP), and obtain at least 500 points in the adaptive version or its equivalent in other exams authorized by the Institution.
  7. When applicable, obtain at least 550 points in the TOEFL exam or its equivalent in the other exams authorized by the Institution as an instrument to assess the sufficiency of English language proficiency.

*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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2 years


Escuela de Gobierno y Transformación Pública Monterrey

Escuela de Gobierno y Transformación Pública Santa Fe




Once completed their studies the graduate will be able to:

- Analyze complex problems considering the local, national and international economic and socio-political environment.

- Model complex systems using data science and artificial intelligence.

- Design and facilitate scenario planning processes for public or private organizations or for topics of interest.

- Identify early warnings in the local, regional and global context that provide organizations the ability to anticipate.

- Design robust strategic plans that contemplate the multiplicity of plausible futures based on the characteristics of their environment.

- Link the process of foresight, planning and innovation for public or private organizations.

- Design strategic foresight structures for organizations.