Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

country rank  24
world rank  781

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University Overview

Established in 1979, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Canary Islands. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Arucas, Teguise, Puerto del Rosario. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, España (Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport, Spain), Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 39 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Spanish higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Acronym ULPGC
Founded 1979
Motto Ad Orbem per Technicam
To the world through techniques
Colours Blue, grey and orange

University Location

Address Calle Juan de Quesada, 30
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (population range: 250,000-499,999)
35001 Canary Islands
Spain
T +34 928451023
F +34 928451022
Other locations Arucas, Teguise, Puerto del Rosario

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office Edificio La Granja, Avenida Marítima del Sur, s/n
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria 35016
+34 928453380
928453305

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,500-1,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, España


Year of first Accreditation
08/05/1989

Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018