Universidad de Jaén

country rank  27
world rank  874

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University Overview

Founded in 1993, Universidad de Jaén (University of Jaén) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Jaén (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Andalucia. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Linares. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación y Formación Profesional, España (Ministry of Education and Vocational Training, Spain), Universidad de Jaén (UJA) is a large (EduListing enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Jaén (UJA) 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 EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 26 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Spanish higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Jaén
Acronym UJA
Founded 1993
Motto Universitas Giennensis
Jaen University
Colours Olive green

University Location

Address Campus Las Lagunillas s/n.
Jaén (population range: 50,000-249,999)
23071 Andalucia
T +34 953 212121
F +34 953 212121
Other locations Linares

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

EduListing Tuition Range Matrix
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 80-90%
Admission Office Campus de las Lagunillas, Edif. Bachiller Pérez de Moya
Jaén 23071
+34 953212265

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 900-999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad de Jaén's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación y Formación Profesional, España

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Agencia Nacional de Evaluacion de la Calidad y Acreditacion ANECA

Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Conferencia de Rectores de las Universidades Españolas (CRUE)
  • Asociación de Universidades Públicas de Andalucía (AUPA)
  • Compostela Group of Universities (CGU)

Academic Structure


Social Media


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Online Courses

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Open Education Consortium

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020