Universidad de Valencia

Universidad de Valencia Ranking

country rank: 3
world rank: 125

University Overview

Universidad de Valencia (University of Valencia) is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the urban environment of Valencia (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 people), Valencian Community, which was founded in 1499. Burjasot-Paterna is home to a branch campus of this university. Universidad de Valencia (UV) is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: over-45,000 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 Valencia (UV) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 521-year-old Spanish university has a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance rate of 50-60%, this Spanish higher education school is considered to be somewhat selective. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. UV also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Universidad de Valencia Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidad de Valencia
Acronym UV
Founded 1499

University Location

Address Avenida Blanco Ibáñez 13 Valencia 46010 Valencian Community Spain
Tel +34 963864101
Fax +34 963864885
Other locations Burjasot-Paterna

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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office Avenida Blanco Ibáñez 13, Nivel 0 Valencia 46010 963864100

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
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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