Polytechnic University of Cartagena: Statistics

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#1643 of 14,131 In the World
#568 of 2,785 In Europe
#51 of 75 In Spain
#183 of 1,019 For Agricultural Engineering
Top50% For 93 other topics
Subject rankings

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
50%
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
upct.es
Languages
Spanish

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate50%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachiller) and pre-university examination (selectividad). Entrance examination for students over 25, over 40 and over 45
Academic CalendarSeptember to July

We've calculated the 50% acceptance rate for Polytechnic University of Cartagena based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

Polytechnic University of Cartagena has published 7,720 scientific papers with 124,979 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Engineering, Physics, Environmental Science, Computer Science, Chemistry, Biology, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, and Geography and Cartography.

Publications
7,720
Citations
124,979

Polytechnic University of Cartagena majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
5,222 / 85,717
Physics
4,492 / 74,447
Environmental Science
3,853 / 73,448
Computer Science
3,638 / 48,679
Chemistry
3,542 / 71,994
Biology
3,390 / 68,721
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
3,369 / 50,385
Quantum and Particle physics
3,281 / 51,658
Materials Science
2,242 / 42,511
Geography and Cartography
2,208 / 38,045
Geology
2,091 / 38,975
Mathematics
1,947 / 26,323
Ecology
1,902 / 42,595
Organic Chemistry
1,756 / 40,067
Electrical Engineering
1,645 / 23,659
Philosophy
1,642 / 20,337
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,629 / 22,354
Business
1,602 / 26,494
Medicine
1,326 / 23,473
Mechanical Engineering
1,311 / 20,605
Political Science
1,307 / 17,469
Telecommunications
1,278 / 14,367
Statistics
1,263 / 18,039
History
1,239 / 21,219
Optical Engineering
1,226 / 14,574
Archaeology
1,217 / 20,922
Biochemistry
1,169 / 27,622
Law
1,117 / 16,806
Economics
1,053 / 16,194
Paleontology
992 / 18,867
Psychology
952 / 12,387
Genetics
948 / 19,969
Botany
890 / 23,358
Computer Networking
867 / 9,662
Machine Learning
817 / 12,512
Management
814 / 14,240
Metallurgical Engineering
781 / 18,601
Agricultural Science
768 / 18,110
Computer Vision
748 / 7,806
Sociology
734 / 11,383

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 0 2
1991 1 1
1992 1 3
1993 0 2
1994 5 5
1995 1 3
1996 1 4
1997 4 10
1998 4 11
1999 13 16
2000 45 34
2001 92 95
2002 138 168
2003 140 309
2004 155 409
2005 197 733
2006 227 984
2007 254 1483
2008 212 1724
2009 354 2343
2010 322 3083
2011 392 3745
2012 382 4853
2013 371 5551
2014 347 6077
2015 396 6771
2016 402 7471
2017 483 8139
2018 430 8688
2019 549 10165
2020 552 12628
2021 604 16565
2022 480 15987
Academic rankings

Tuition

The tuition table for Polytechnic University of Cartagena gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Duration (years) Tuition per year (EUR)
Bachelor's in Computer Science 4 1,200
Bachelor's in Industrial Engineering 4 1,200
Bachelor's in Telecommunications Engineering 4 1,200
Master's in Computer Science 2 1,500
Master's in Industrial Engineering 2 1,500
Master's in Telecommunications Engineering 2 1,500

The Polytechnic University of Cartagena has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Polytechnic University of Cartagena.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design No No No
Biology No No No
Business Yes Yes No
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes No
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences No No No
Mathematics No No No
Medicine No No No
Physics No No No
Psychology No No No
Título de Graduado Agricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Architecture, Building Technologies, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Commercial Law, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Food Science, Horticulture, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Technology, Management, Marine Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanics, Mining Engineering, Modern Languages, Naval Architecture, Physics, Soil Science, Telecommunications Engineering, Thermal Engineering, Tourism, Transport Engineering
Máster Universitario Accountancy, Agricultural Engineering, Architecture, Business Administration, Finance, Industrial Engineering, Naval Architecture, Telecommunications Engineering
Doctor Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Economics, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Law, Mining Engineering

Notable alumni

  1. Teodoro García Egea

    Teodoro García Egea
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1985-.. (age 38)
    Enrolled in the Polytechnic University of Cartagena
    Graduated with telecommunications engineering degree
    Occupations
    telecommunications engineer
    Biography

    Teodoro García Egea is a Spanish politician. He was the secretary-general of the People's Party, second to president Pablo Casado in party hierarchy. He has been a member of the 10th, 11th, 12th and 13th terms of the Congress of Deputies representing Murcia.

Polytechnic University of Cartagena faculties and divisions

Faculty : Business Studies Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Commercial Law, Economics, Management
School : Agricultural Engineering Agricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Food Science, Horticulture, Physics, Soil Science
School : Architecture and Building Engineering Architecture, Building Technologies
School : Industrial Engineering Construction Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanics, Mining Engineering, Thermal Engineering
School : Naval and Marine Engineering Marine Engineering, Naval Architecture
School : Road, Canal, Harbour and Mining Engineering Mining Engineering, Road Engineering, Transport Engineering
School : Telecommunications Engineering Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Information Technology, Telecommunications Engineering
School : Tourism Modern Languages, Tourism

General information

Alternative names UPCT
Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena
Founded 1998
Accreditation Ministry of Universities. Consejo de Universidades, CRUE (Conferencia de Rectores de las Universidades Españolas)
Motto Enseñamos futuro

Location and contacts

Address Plaza del Cronista Isidoro Valverde, s/n Edificio "La Milagrosa"
Cartagena, Murcia, 30202
Spain
City population 217,000

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