University of New Mexico

The University of New Mexico at Albuquerque is a public research university situated in Albuquerque, New Mexico, in the United States. It is the state's flagship research institution. It is the largest post-secondary institution in the state in terms of total enrollment across all campuses as of 2011, as well as one of the state's largest employers. Education in US is preferred by many students as the facilities and opportunities available in those intuitions are much more higher compared to the other institutions. Established in 1889, it offers bachelors, master's, doctoral, and professional degree programs in a wide variety of fields. Its Albuquerque campus currently encompasses over 600 acres, and there are branch campuses in Gallup, Los Alamos, Rio Rancho, Taos, and in Valencia County.

The university now has one of the largest student and faculty populations of Hispanics and Native Americans in the country. A study published in 1995 showed that the number of full-time Hispanic faculty at UNM was four times greater than the national average and the number of Native American teachers five times greater. UNM's emphasis on Hispanic programs also meant that the schools of law and business had some of the largest Hispanic student populations of any university in the country.