Universidade da Coruña

country rank  31
world rank  964

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University Overview

Established in 1989, Universidade da Coruña (University of A Coruña) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of A Coruña (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Galicia. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Ferrol. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación y Formación Profesional, España (Ministry of Education and Vocational Training, Spain), Universidade da Coruña (UDC) is a large (EduListing enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade da Coruña (UDC) 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 30 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Spanish higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of A Coruña
Acronym UDC
Founded 1989
Motto Hac Luce
Colours Fucsia, blue and grey

University Location

Address Rúa Da Maestranza, 9
A Coruña (population range: 50,000-249,999)
15001 Galicia
T +34 981 167 000
F +34 981167011
Other locations Ferrol

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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%
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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 Go to Universidade da Coruña's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación y Formación Profesional, España

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020