The UV, A Global University
The University of Valencia is a leader at the international level:
- It ranks second in Europe in receiving Erasmus students.
- It is one of the top ten universities in the world to learn Chinese language and culture, according to the Chinese government.
- It ranks 4th in Spain at the international level, ranking between 201 and 300 internationally, according to Shanghai Jiao Tong University Rankings.
The UV, in numbers
The UV has the most students in Valencia:
- 46,000 in Diplomaturas (3-year degrees), Licenciaturas (5-year degrees), engineering and undergraduate degrees,
- 7,500 in official Master’s degrees and PhD degrees and 5,000 in UV degree programmes.
The UV is the most international university in Valencia:
- 2,000 students from other universities all over the world and more than 1,300 UV students in international mobility programmes.
The UV offers the largest range of studies in Valencia:
- Basic and experimental sciences
- Health sciences
- Educational Sciences
- Social, economic and legal sciences
The UV provides more work placements/internships in businesses and institutions in Valencia: 6,500 students participate through agreements with over 2,400 businesses and institutions.
The UV has made a big commitment to solar energy: the first urban solar park in Spain.