Universidade da Coruña

Universidade da Coruña Ranking

country rank: 35
world rank: 861

University Overview

Universidade da Corua (University of A Corua) was founded in 1989 as a non-profit public higher-education institution in the tiny city of A Corua (population range of 50,000-249,999 people), Galicia. Ferrol is home to a branch campus of this university. Universidade da Corua (UDC) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 20,000-24,999 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 Universidade da Corua (UDC) 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 31-year-old Spanish higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on previous academic performance and grades. This Spanish higher education school is fairly selective, with acceptance rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. UDC 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.

Universidade da Coruña Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidade da Coruña
Acronym UDC
Founded 1989
Motto Hac Luce
Colours Fucsia, blue and grey

University Location

Address Rúa Da Maestranza, 9 A Coruña 15001 Galicia Spain
Tel +34 981 167 000
Fax +34 981167011
Other locations Ferrol

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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
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)

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