The University of Cantabria (UC), is a Spanish public university, the only institution that awards official degrees within the self-governed community of Cantabria. It is based in Santander and Torrelavega in Cantabria, Spain. Its foundation goes back to the year 1972, but in 2009 it was selected as Campus of International Excellence by the Government of Spain.
The institution is organized into 14 schools and faculties: Sciences, Humanities, Medicine (associated with the Marqués de Valdecilla University Hospital); Altamira School of Tourism; Gimbernat-Cantabria School of Physiotherapy;... See full description.
The University of Castilla-La Mancha is a public university in Spain, offering courses in the cities of Albacete, Ciudad Real, Cuenca, Toledo, Almadén, Talavera de la Reina, and Puertollano. All of these are decentralized, although Ciudad Real is considered to be the headquarters. The school was established in 1982, and now houses faculties of Medicine, Economic and Business Sciences, Law and Humanities; schools of Agronomical Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Nursing, Teacher Training and Employment Relations, as well as Chemical Sciences, Arts, the... See full description.
The University of Deusto is a Spanish Jesuit university, which grounds were laid in 1886. The school’s two campuses are located in the Basque Country’s major coastal cities: Bilbao and San Sebastian (Spain). It offers a wide range of degrees in various areas of study; all of its new undergraduate degrees have been adapted to the Bologna process, and have already been approved by ANECA (Spanish National Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation). When it comes to graduate studies, the institution offers 64 degrees from 8 specialist areas, 33 of which are official master's degrees... See full description.
The University of Extremadura is a public Spanish university, located in Extremadura. It was established in 1973, and today has about 22,000 students enrolled. The University has campuses in Badajoz, Cáceres, Mérida and Plasencia – all cities with rich historical background. The UEx aims to continually attract international students, who wish to explore Spanish language and literature. It also strives to keep and strengthen the connections established with institutions from Latin America. The university is divided into 17 centers, within which various degree courses are grouped and... See full description.
The University of Granada (UGR) is a public university, situated in Granada, Spain, which has been educating students for more than five hundred years (its origins go back to 1531). The two other centers of the institution are located in the cities of Ceuta and Melilla. The UGR houses 17 faculties, over one hundred departments, and more than ten university institutes responsible for teaching, research, and development and innovation. The school has been known as an extremely popular destination for international students since 1992, when it established its Center for Modern Languages.... See full description.
The University of Huelva is a relatively young institution, which gained its independence from the University of Seville in 1993. Since then, it has focused on growth, modernization, and research. It is located in Huelva, which is in the south-west corner of Spain. The school offers about 60 different degrees – both undergraduate and postgraduate ones – the areas covered are Business Sciences, including Tourism and New Technologies; Education, which includes both traditional and innovative social programs; Experimental Sciences, which also cover special Environmental courses; a wide... See full description.
The University of Jaén is a relatively young public university, located in Jaén, Andalucía, Spain. It was established in 1993, and currently has two additional satellite campuses in Linares and Ubeda. The degrees offered are more than 40 by number, and cover the areas of Humanities and Education, Experimental Sciences, Health Sciences, Social Sciences, Law, and Engineering. They are organized into seven faculties, being available both at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. Furthermore, everyone has the option to pursue a combined degree, while international students are provided... See full description.
The University of San Fernando de La Laguna, also known as the ULL is an institution of higher learning, which history dates back to 1701. The school is located in San Cristóbal de La Laguna, on the island of Tenerife, acting as the oldest university in the Canary Islands. It has four campuses: Central, Anchieta, Guajara, and Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
The university offers 56 official undergraduate and graduate degrees divided in 28 licenciaturas (this is a four or five year degree offered in Spanish universities); 16 diplomas – these are three-year degrees; a technical degree in... See full description.
The University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, is a Spanish university located in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, which is the capital city of Gran Canaria island. The school was established in 1989, as a result of a number of petitions from the people of Gran Canaria. It consists of five campuses: four in Gran Canaria (Tafira, Obelisco, San Cristóbal and Montaña Cardones), and one in the island of Lanzarote, with Tafira being the biggest one. The fields offered within the institution are mainly focused on technical and engineering studies like Civil Engineering, Architecture, and Software... See full description.
Today's reality is one of a young and dynamic university which, on its two campuses (Vegazana and El Bierzo), does not shrink in any way from its obligation to the development and service of the nearby community or its vocation for universality, for since its creation it has actively supported internationalization and the crossing of frontiers, while becoming a hallmark of quality able to attract students and teachers not only from other parts of the Iberian Peninsula but also from much further afield. Numbers are the best proof of all this, as in recent years, students have been coming... See full description.
The University of León is a Spanish public university, established in 1979, when it segregated from the University of Oviedo. The school has campuses in León and Ponferrada, where 37 undergraduate and 18 graduate degrees are offered. These range from the classical Philology to more innovative options like the International Business Degree, part of which is taught in English. Furthermore, the school offers joint degrees with universities from other countries; i.e. the Renewable Energy Master or Master Business Studies, shared with three other European universities. Overall, the... See full description.
The University of Málaga was created in 1972, and it acts as a public institution in Málaga, Spain, aiming to promote exceptional research and teaching within the European Higher Education Area. It stresses on the employment-oriented programs that are offered as well as the internationalization efforts the school has been making. Undergraduate programs are provided along with specialized teaching and postgraduate study such as PhDs, official Master's Degrees, internal studies, specialization courses, Spanish language for foreigners, summer courses and all kinds of scientific and... See full description.
The Universidad de Murcia, or University of Murcia, is the primary university in the city of Murcia in Spain. Home to nearly 40,000 students, it is the largest university in the Region de Murcia. After the University of Salamanca (established in 1218) and the University of Valladolid (1241), the University of Murcia is the oldest university in Spain; it was founded in the year 1272 AD by King Alfonso X of Castile, under the crown of the same name.
Although its origins date back to the late 13th century, the present-day University of Murcia was founded in 1915. Today, as it nears its... See full description.
The University of Oviedo celebrated its 400th birthday in 2008, which makes it one of the oldest institutions of higher learning in Spain, and it is also the only public university in the region of Asturias. The school has teaching campuses and research centers in Oviedo, Gijón and Mieres. It offers undergraduate, doctorate degrees, university masters, Spanish courses for foreigners, Foreign Language Courses, as well as adult programs. These cover the fields of Arts and Humanities, Sciences, Health Sciences, Social Sciences and Law, and Engineering and Architecture. The university also... See full description.
The University of Salamanca is a Spanish institution of higher learning, established back in 1134 as a "General School of the Kingdom"; it is the oldest university in Spain and the fourth oldest European university in operation. The school is located in the town of Salamanca, which is west of Madrid and close to Portugal.
The University of Salamanca is the first institution in Europe to be named ‘a university’, and still has many advantages that distinguish it from other schools: it is very well known for its Spanish courses for non-native speakers, attracting over two thousand... See full description.
The Royal University of Santiago de Compostela – USC is a Spanish public university, founded in 1495. The school is located in the city of Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain, operating a second campus in Lugo, Galicia. Degrees cover a wide range of subject areas, which are organized into 19 faculties: Biology, Chemistry, Communication Sciences; Economics and Business Administration; Education Sciences; Geography and History; Law; Mathematics; Medicine and Dentistry; Pharmacy; Philology, Philosophy, Physics, Social Science, Psychology, Veterinary Medicine, Engineering, Labour... See full description.
The University of Seville is a well-renown European university, based in Seville, Spain. It was established in 1505, and the building where it operates dates back to the 15th century when the Catholic Monarchs recovered the area from the Moors. The school has a student body of over 50,000, 25 centers, and is proud with its commitment to modernization, research, new information technologies, and Technology Transfer. One of the most important objectives the university follows is this of internationalization, which is supported by multi-lingual double degrees and a vigorous student mobility... See full description.
The University of Valladolid is over seven hundred years old, and is located in the city of Valladolid – one which has played an important role in the history of Spain. Currently the university is perceived to be one of the leading centers of higher education in the country, offering over 100 degrees, 50 master’s programs, 17 postgraduate ones, and an extensive network of international collaborations, research centers, and a rich architectural heritage.
The International Relations Office at the university is specifically aimed at helping foreign exchange students, providing extensive... See full description.
Universidad de Vic is a relatively young Spanish university – it was established in 1997 with the purpose to play an essential role in the European and world educational world. The institution is strongly committed to its Catalan roots, and all students who do not know the language are offered free courses throughout the duration of their studies. The school has also developed a community service program, contributing to the regional environment in which it operates. As far as the programs offered are concerned, UVic offers European Higher Education Area (EHEA) Degrees, Master's... See full description.
The University of Vigo is a public university in Spain, established in 1990. The school is located in Galicia, and operates three campuses. The University of Vigo is regarded as the most technical of the universities of Galicia, providing engineering degrees in Mining, Telecommunications, Computer Science and Industrial Engineering. Other well-known centers at the school are the Department of Translation and Linguistics, offering a degree in Translation and Interpreting as well as Private Investigation and Security, Sea Sciences, and Oceanography.
The University of Zaragoza is a Spanish public university, which history dates back to 1542, and is therefore considered to be one of the oldest universities in the world. It is situated in Zaragoza, which is a city in the Aragon region of Spain. However, the school has widened its realm of operation by opening teaching campuses and research centers in Huesca, Teruel, and Zaragoza. It is composed of 22 faculties and ranks among the best public universities in Europe, and is actually the only public university in the region it operates. The institution grants First and Second Level... See full description.
The Universidad del País Vasco is the only public university in the Basque Country, in Northern Spain. It has campuses over the three provinces of the autonomous community: the Biscay Campus (in Leioa, Bilbao, Portugalete and Barakaldo, the Gipuzkoa Campus (in San Sebastián and Eibar), and the Álava Campus (in Vitoria-Gasteiz). It is the main research institution in the Basque Country, carrying out 90% of the basic research performed in that territory and taking full advantage of the excellent industrial environment that the region boasts. The University offers roughly 80 degree... See full description.
The Universidad del País Vasco is a publicly-run institution of higher education, which purpose is the promotion and execution of knowledge and research. It operates three campuses, located in the Basque Country – in Vitoria-Gasteiz (administrative capital of the autonomous community), Bilbao (the biggest city in the region) and San Sebastian. 45,000 students follow a program within the 31 faculties and schools, 35% of whom study their curriculum in Basque. Therefore, the university is a truly bilingual community, aiming to also develop tuition in English and French. The university... See full description.
The European University of Madrid is a private university in Madrid, Spain, established in 1995. It currently has 12,500 students, who come from more than 60 countries. The large internationalization of the institution is due to that fact that it is a member of Laureate International Universities. Moreover, the school provides excellent opportunities for studying and work placements abroad. Students are also offered the option to gain dual degrees at universities worldwide, which is only one of the many advantages the institution has. The European university implements new bachelor’s... See full description.
The Universidad Europea Miguel de Cervantes is a private higher education institution, founded in 2002. Studies include courses, postgraduate courses and masters, belonging to different branches, such as Sciences, Social and Legal Sciences, Health Sciences, etc.
The UNIA is a Public University, which was created in 1994 with the purpose to complement the higher education offered by the Andalusian university system. The school is sincerely committed to quality, flexibility, and innovativeness, while also striving to bring an international feel to its education, especially by forming relationships with Latin America and Maghreb. The school specializes in graduate and complementary education as well as on-line and distance teaching-learning processes. It also stresses on the quality and professionalism of their faculty staff, responsible for each of... See full description.
International University of La Rioja is a newly founded online university with a vision to provide an ‘exclusive, modern and virtual kind of higher education’. It also aims to directly link the education offered with possible future employment in companies throughout Europe – the degrees earned will be official and valid on the whole continent. Since it was established in October 2008, the institution strives to provide a personalized approach to education in a global environment – with courses led in English and Spanish by established professionals from all over the world.... See full description.
Menéndez Pelayo International University (UIMP) is an institution of higher education founded in 1932. They provide courses in the summer, mainly courses of spanish language and culture for foreigners.
The Miguel Hernández University is a Spanish University, founded in 1997 and located in the province of Alicante. The International Relations Office within the university was formed with the aim to support and promote the internationalization of the institution. The office’s main functions are to manage certain mobility programs for students, professors and administrative staff. These programs include LLP/Erasmus for students, professors and administrative staff – including study programs, placements, teaching activities, etc. UHM Destino program for students and professors – study... See full description.
The Universidad Politécnica de Madrid was founded in 1971 through the merger of different Technical Schools of Engineering and Architecture. The institution ranks as the top technical university in Spain with the majority of its Engineering Schools considered among the best in Europe. Furthermore, the UPM is part of the TIME network, which groups fifty engineering schools throughout Europe.
The university consists of the schools of Architecture, Naval Engineering, Mining Engineering, Civil Engineering, Forestry Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Agricultural Engineering,... See full description.
Comillas Pontifical University was founded in 1890 in the town of Comillas, Spain, but moved to Madrid in 1969. It is a private university, and at the same time a catholic institution, run by the Society of Jesus. The university is ranked 5th in Spain for its law degrees, and 4th for its engineering degrees. It is also known for the various exchange programs it offers, as it has developed relationships with over 200 Higher Education Institutions around the world to offer students a variety of internships and international projects.
Comillas University provides undergraduate,... See full description.
San Jorge University is a non-profit institution, sponsored by the San Valero Foundation. It strives to serve society by training individuals to become honest and responsible professionals. The school offers undergraduate programs in Journalism, Advertising, Translation and Intercultural Communication, Computer Engineering, Pharmacy, Architecture, Business Administration, Physical Activity and Sport Science, and Tourism and Hospitality Management. Master’s degrees are provided in Environmental Management for Business, Health and Safety at work, Marketing and Business Communication,... See full description.
The Universitat Abat Oliba CEU of Barcelona was founded in 2003 and belongs to the group of three universities of the Foundation San Pablo CEU. These institutions intend to contribute to professional society with academic excellence that pursue the common good and the search for truth.
The Autonomous University of Barcelona is a public university, established in 1968, and mostly located in Cerdanyola, near the city of Barcelona in Catalonia, Spain. The school is comprised of 50 departments in the experimental, life, social and human sciences; they are organized into 11 faculties and three university schools. All these grant about 77 qualifications in the form of first degrees, diplomas, and engineering degrees. Furthermore, almost 90 doctoral programs and more than 100 other postgraduate programs are offered. Finally, the UAB is a leading institution when it comes to... See full description.
The University of Barcelona is a Spanish public university, which history goes back to 1450. As can be guessed, it is located in the city of Barcelona, Catalonia in Spain. The institution is a recognized member of the Coimbra Group, LERU, European University Association, Mediterranean Universities Union, International Research Universities Network, and Joan Lluís Vives Institute. It offers 75 undergraduate programs, 353 graduate programs, and 96 doctorate programs to over 63,700 students. Furthermore, the University of Barcelona has over 1,500 agreements with over 600 universities... See full description.
The University of the Balearic Islands is a Balearic Spanish university, founded in 1978 and located in Palma on the island of Majorca. It is divided into the faculties of Philosophy, Science, Law, Education, Economic and Business, Psychology, Polytechnic School, School of Business, School of Nursing and Physiotherapy, and University School of Tourism. The UIB also has University Schools Adscritas, which are private establishments offering university degrees recognized by the University of the Balearic Islands and valid for Spain as well. These are: University School Alberta Gimenez –... See full description.
The University of Lleida was the first university in Catalonia and the whole Crown of Aragon (Spain). It was founded between 1297 and 1301, and is located in the town of Lleida. It is known to be strongly committed to new technological innovations, while also providing some unique services. It has created a practical training session program, an Employment Service, and a Psychological Care Service. The university has libraries on each of its campuses, too.
The school offers degrees and certificates, which are divided into cycles. A diploma or a technical engineering certificate is... See full description.
The University of Valencia is an institution of higher learning, based in the Spanish city of Valencia. It is one of the oldest surviving universities in Spain (founded in 1499), and the oldest in the Valencian Community. Most of all, the school is perceived to be one of Spain's leading academic institutions.
The University of Valencia operates three campuses: The Burjassot Campus, where the colleges of Biology, Pharmacy, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and the School of Engineering are housed. The Blasco Ibañez Campus, where are the Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, Philosophy and... See full description.
The International University of Catalunya is an institution of higher learning, which started its operations in 1997. The school offers University degrees, master and postgraduate degrees, PhDs, and International Programs in a variety of fields. As of the 2008-2009 academic year, it made all study programs compliant with the regulations established by the European Higher Education Area (EHEA). This meant imparting all bachelor and diploma courses as formal degree programs. It also introduced new courses, such as the Degree in Medicine, The Degree in Publicity and Public Relations, and The... See full description.
The Jaume I University is a university, operating in the city of Castellón de la Plana, Spain. The school was established in 1991, and it has gained the European Gold Seal of Excellence 500+ for the quality management they carry out in all spheres of activity. Universitat Jaume I is known to be a pioneer in the use of the new information technologies, as it was the first academic institution in Spain to become part of the World Wide Web. Most importantly, it developed a browser, which actually became one of the most commonly used browsers in Spain. Furthermore, Universitat Jaume I is the... See full description.
The Open University of Catalunya is a private online university, founded in 1994, which prides itself with the flexibility and personalized approach it offers to students. The institution provides undergraduate degree programs in fields like business, law, psychology, and computer science, as well as a PhD in Information Society and Knowledge.
The school collaborates closely with various institutions and research centers world-wide, putting serious emphasis on its social engagement. It also signs partnership agreements with companies with the purpose to promote an ‘enterprising... See full description.
The Institutional and International Relations Service is part of the Technical University of Catalonia, also known as UPC-BARCELONATECH. It is the largest engineering university in Catalonia, Spain, and it is sincerely focused on internationalization – the school has the highest number of international PhD students and highest number of international master's degree students.
The International Relations Services office strives to encourage mobility by helping and supporting international students, who come to the university. It gives information and assessment of the city,... See full description.
Pompeu Fabra University was established in 1990, as a public university in Barcelona, Spain. It is recognized as one of the best public universities in Spain and in Europe, while also ranking 1st in scientific productivity in Spain in 2009. Currently, the school offers 19 undergraduate degrees, 37 official masters and 9 PhD programs as well as around 60 masters. The UPF has formed its structure around three campuses and three areas of expertise: Social Sciences and Humanities (taught in Ciutadella Campus); Sciences and Information Technologies and Communication (Communication Campus -... See full description.
Ramon Llull University is a non-profit private university, which was established in 1990 with the aim to promote personal as well as professional growth. The school is situated in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, and is formed by 7 faculties, and the following schools and colleges: ESADE (Escuela Superior de Administración y Dirección de Empresas); La Salle Engineering and Architecture; Blanquerna Foundation; Philosophy Faculty (including philosophy and humanities); Pere Tarrés University School of Social Studies; Ebro Observatory Research Institute; University Institute of Mental Health;... See full description.
The Rovira i Virgili University was created from the existing universities of Reus and Tarragona in 1991, and was assigned to the University of Barcelona. The school is situated in the city of Tarragona, Catalonia, and perceives ‘European harmonization’ as the key aim it pursues. 12,000 students are educated in the areas of Experimental Sciences, Health Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and various technical degrees. Together with the undergraduate, master’s and postgraduate degrees offered, the university provides a wide range of continuous learning courses - more than 80... See full description.
The Universitat Rovira i Virgili was formed from the already existing university faculties and schools in Catalonia, in 1991, by the Parliament of Catalonia. Its main purpose was to contribute to the social and economic development of the region, whilst also integrating an international approach in its teaching and courses. Currently the school offers 52 different programs to over 12,000 students in a wide range of fields.
The Intercultural Studies Group is the one, carrying out research on mediation between cultures, particularly with respect to new technologies. The Masters in... See full description.
This is a school, specializing in the areas of Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management, as well as Culinary arts. It was opened in 1966 in Sant Pol de Mar, while in 2006 it won the Honour Plaque of Tourism for its efforts in promoting tourism in Catalonia. This is the highest institutional prize awarded by the Catalonia government. In fact, the institution is the only centre of tourism and hostelry education in the country that has received the highest recognition and awards from the Spanish (Gold Plaque for Tourism Merit) and the Catalan administration. A lot of hotel, restaurant and... See full description.
Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC) was created in 2003 and is a research institution founded by the Gobernment of Aragon in Spain, in a partnership with Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of Zaragoza. Its mission is to establish an international center for research and education in logistics.