Universidade de Vigo

Universidade de Vigo Ranking

country rank: 25
world rank: 640

University Overview

Universidade de Vigo (University of Vigo) is a non-profit public higher-education institution in Galicia, founded in 1989. It is situated in the suburbs of the medium city of Vigo (population range of 250,000-499,999 people). There are additional branch campuses for this school in the following cities: Ourense, Pontevedra Universidade de Vigo (UVigo) 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 de Vigo (UVigo) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees like 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 university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. This Spanish higher education school is fairly selective, with acceptance rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. UVigo also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Universidade de Vigo Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidade de Vigo
Acronym UVigo
Founded 1989
Motto Innovadora, pública, de calidade

University Location

Address Edificio Filomena Dato, Oficina 46, Campus Universitario Vigo Vigo 36310 Galicia Spain
Tel +34 986 812 000
Fax +34 986 812 010
Other locations Pontevedra, Ourense

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 70-80%
Admission Office Facultade de Dereito, 3º piso. Campus Universitario Sur Santiago de Compostela 15782 881 813 452

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) International Student Exchange Program (ISEP) Compostela Group of Universities (CGU) Asociación Universitaria Iberoamericana de Postgrado (AUIP) Leonardo Network for Academic Mobility (LeoNet) Ibero American Science and Technology Education Consortium (ISTEC) International Campus of Excellence Campus do Mar

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