Universidad de Málaga

Universidad de Málaga Ranking

country rank: 22
world rank: 491

University Overview

Universidad de Málaga (University of Málaga) is a non-profit public higher education school situated in the major city of Málaga (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 people), Andalusia, which was founded in 1972. Universidad de Málaga (UMA) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational Spanish higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministerio de Universidades, Espaa (Spanish Ministry of Universities). In a variety of fields of study, the Universidad de Málaga (UMA) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. 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 from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students at UMA have access to a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including a library, dormitories, sports facilities, and administrative services.

Universidad de Málaga Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad de Málaga
Acronym UMA
Founded 1972
Motto Universitas Malacitana
Colours Ultramarine and silver

University Location

Address Avenida Cervantes, 2 Málaga 29071 Andalucia Spain
Tel +34 952 13 10 00
Fax +34 952132680

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
Admission Office Vicerrectorado de Relaciones Internacionales: Aulario Rosa Gálvez nº 5 Málaga 29010 952131111 952137610

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
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)

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