Universidad de Cantabria

Universidad de Cantabria Ranking

country rank: 34
world rank: 835

University Overview

The Universidad de Cantabria (University of Cantabria) was founded in 1972 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in Santander, Cantabria (population range of 50,000-249,999). Universidad de Cantabria (UC) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Spanish higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministerio de Universidades, Espaa (Spanish Ministry of Universities). The Universidad de Cantabria (UC) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, such as bachelor’s degrees, in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Spanish higher-education school, which is 48 years old, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. Students may use UC’s library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Universidad de Cantabria Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad de Cantabria
Acronym UC
Founded 1972

University Location

Address Pabellón de GobierNo. Avenida de Los Castros, s/n Santander 39005 Cantabria Spain
Tel +34 942201001
Fax +34 942201070

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) Open Education Consortium (OEC)

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