Universidad del País Vasco

country rank  13
world rank  442

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University Overview

Founded in 1968, Universidad del País Vasco (University of the Basque Country) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Bilbao (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Basque Country. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, España (Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport, Spain), Universidad del País Vasco (UPV) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad del País Vasco (UPV) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 50 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name
Name Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea
Name University of the Basque Country
Acronym UPV
Founded 1968
Motto Eman ta zabal zazu
Give and spread it

University Location

Address Campus de Leioa, Barrio Sarriena, s/n
Bilbao (population range: 250,000-499,999)
48940 Basque Country
Spain
T +34 946013030
F +34 944647446

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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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 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

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 4,000-4,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad del País Vasco's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, España


Year of first Accreditation

07/06/1968

Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure

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Social Media

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 February 2019