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Universitat Politècnica de València
Country Spain
City Valencia
Bachelor (foreigners)3,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)3,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)2,500 USD/year.
Master (citizens)2,500 USD/year.
Cost of living $444-880 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 90%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1968
Abbreviation UPV
Teachers 2,189
Students 35,658
Foreigners 7%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, España
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
• Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
• OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW)
Rankings
World ranking345
Country ranking7
Academic Reputation390
Employer Reputation349
Ranking in world by sphere
Engineering and Technology160
Natural Science199
Ranking in world by discipline
Mathematics76
Chemistry76
Computer Science101
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking345
QS World University Rankings419
ARWU Academic Ranking301
Cost of living in Valencia
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 153 234
Food 138 276
Transportation 38 131
Communications and utilities 73 88
Clothing 22 82
Sports and leisure 20 68
Total444880
Accommodation in Valencia USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre154
Shared room in city centre236
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre285
1 bedroom apartment in city centre418
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة بلنسية التقنية
ca Universitat Politècnica de València
German Polytechnische Universität Valencia
Spanish Universidad Politécnica de Valencia
French Université de Valence
Japanese バレンシア工科大学
Korean 발렌시아 공과대학
Portuguese Universidade Politécnica de Valência
Russian Политехнический университет Валенсии
Chinese 瓦伦西亚理工大学
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Polytechnic University of Valencia or Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) - public higher education institution in Spain.

Polytechnic University of Valencia - Description

The Universidad Politècnica de València (UPV) is a prestigious public institution providing modern and flexible degrees tailored to the needs of society. Its academic community comprises 36,823 students, almost 2,661 lecturers and researchers, and 1,422 administration and services professionals. The UPV stands out in technological research in numerous areas, in terms of patents, technology licensing and R&D research cooperation agreements with companies. It has three fully equipped campuses. One in the city of Valencia (Vera) and the other two in Alcoy and Gandia. The Vera Campus covers around 840.191 m2 and is almost 2 km long. It is a pedestrian campus with over 123.510 m2 of green areas. The cafeterías, terraces, kiosks, banks and other establishments are meant to make day-to-day university life more comfortable. The UPV has also excellent sports facilities. The UPV organises over 1,800 courses a year in all specialties so that each student is able to shape their curriculum to meet their interests, and has signed agreements with 549 different universities, under which students have the possibility of spending a semester in one of the 71 countries worldwide: not only in Europe, but also in the US, Japan, China, Australia, Canada and Latin America.

Description of Polytechnic University of Valencia

The Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) is a Spanish public educational institution founded in 1968 that has a very high level of student satisfaction: 95% of its graduates would study there again were they to start afresh, due to the high employability rates of the degrees it offers, the bonds it has created with the best educational and research institutions worldwide, its outstanding sports facilities, and its wide range of continuing education opportunities.The UPV comprises three fully equipped campuses: Vera (in València city), Alcoi, and Gandia, with a total of 37,000 students and 4,300 staff members. The UPV is one of the best starting points for a career in research in both public institutions and private companies. Internationally, it is the leading university in technological research in many areas, and it is one of the top three Spanish universities regarding R&D cooperation agreements with private companies. It is also a leader in patents and technology licensing.

Programs - Bachelor - Polytechnic University of Valencia

Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Aerospace Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Architecture
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Audiovisual Communications
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Biotechnology
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Building Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Business Administration and Management
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Chemical Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Civil Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Computer Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Electrical Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Environmental Sciences
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Fine Arts
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Food Science and Technology
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Forest and Environmental Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Geomatic and Surveying Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Industrial Design Engineering and Product Development
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Industrial Electronics and Automation Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Industrial Organization Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Industrial Technologies Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Public Administration and Management
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Public Works Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Rural and Agrifood Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Technical Telecommunications Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Telecommunications Systems, Sound and Image Engineering
Bachelor BachelorS Degree In Tourism
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Programs - Master - Polytechnic University of Valencia

Master Master’S Degree In Acoustic Engineering
Master Master’S Degree In Advanced Architecture, Landscape, Urban Planning and Design
Master Master’S Degree In Advanced Engineering In Production, Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Master Master’S Degree In Agrifood and Environmental Economy
Master Master’S Degree In Analysis, Process Improvement and Decision Support Engineering
Master Master’S Degree In Animal Genetics and Breeding, and Reproductive Biotechnology (Inner-University)
Master Master’S Degree In Animal Husbandry
Master Master’S Degree In Aquaculture (Inner-University)
Master Master’S Degree In Artificial Intelligence, Pattern Recognition and Digital Imaging
Master Master’S Degree In Artistic Production
Master Master’S Degree In Assessment and Environmental Monitoring of Marine and Coastal Ecosystems
Master Master’S Degree In Automation and Industrial Computing
Master Master’S Degree In Biomedical Biotechnology
Master Master’S Degree In Building Constructions
Master Master’S Degree In Communications Technologies, Systems and Networks
Master Master’S Degree In Computer Engineering
Master Master’S Degree In Concrete Engineering
Master Master’S Degree In Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage
Master Master’S Degree In Contents and Legal Issues In The Information Society
Master Master’S Degree In Cooperation To The Development
Master Master’S Degree In Crop Production and Agroforest Ecosystems
Master Master’S Degree In Cultural Management (Inner-University)
Master Master’S Degree In Design Engineering
Master Master’S Degree In Digital Post Production
Master Master’S Degree In Electronic System Engineering
Master Master’S Degree In Energy Technologies For Sustainable Development
Master Master’S Degree In Environmental Engineering (Inner-University)
Master Master’S Degree In Experimental and Industrial Organic Chemistry
Master Master’S Degree In Financial and Fiscal Management
Master Master’S Degree In Food Science and Engineering
Master Master’S Degree In Green Chemistry (Inner-Unniversity)
Master Master’S Degree In Hydraulic Engineering and Environment
Master Master’S Degree In Industrial and Environmental Safety
Master Master’S Degree In Industrial Constructions and Installations
Master Master’S Degree In Integrated Computer-Aided Design and Manufacturing
Master Master’S Degree In Languages and Technology
Master Master’S Degree In Maintenance Engineering
Master Master’S Degree In Management and Safety (Inner-Unniversity)
Master Master’S Degree In Mathematical Research (Inner-University)
Master Master’S Degree In Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Master Master’S Degree In Multimedia and Visual Arts
Master Master’S Degree In Music
Master Master’S Degree In Occupational Risk Prevention
Master Master’S Degree In Planning and Distributed Computing
Master Master’S Degree In Plant Genetics and Breeding (Inter-University)
Master Master’S Degree In Plant Molecular and Cellular Biotechnology
Master Master’S Degree In Prciprocating Internal Combustion Engines
Master Master’S Degree In Preservation and Architectural Heritage
Master Master’S Degree In Project Management
Master Master’S Degree In Sensors For Industrial Applications
Master Master’S Degree In Software Engineering, Formal Methods and Information Systems
Master Master’S Degree In Textile Engineering
Master Master’S Degree In Viticulture, Enology and Wine Company Management (Erasmus Mundus)
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