University of Cordoba: Statistics

Updated:

EduRank

University of Cordoba logo
EduRank.org best universities badge
Position Category
#756 of 14,131 In the World
#300 of 2,785 In Europe
#26 of 75 In Spain
#26 of 1,019 For Agricultural Engineering
Top50% For 139 other topics
Subject rankings

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
46%
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.uco.es
Languages
Spanish

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate46%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachiller) and entrance examination
Academic CalendarOctober to June

We've calculated the 46% acceptance rate for University of Cordoba 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

University of Cordoba is a world-class research university with 21,489 scientific papers published and 494,460 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Biochemistry, Medicine, Engineering, Physics, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Genetics, and Organic Chemistry.

Publications
21,489
Citations
494,460

University of Cordoba majors

by publication & citation count

Biology
16,013 / 416,672
Chemistry
12,946 / 363,864
Environmental Science
10,910 / 272,635
Biochemistry
9,389 / 275,176
Medicine
9,237 / 201,585
Engineering
9,236 / 243,298
Physics
8,184 / 209,775
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
7,779 / 141,107
Genetics
7,698 / 195,328
Organic Chemistry
7,548 / 224,207
Ecology
6,152 / 168,019
Computer Science
5,683 / 125,223
Geology
5,474 / 146,659
Quantum and Particle physics
4,937 / 126,695
Geography and Cartography
4,702 / 108,903
Materials Science
4,636 / 130,396
Pathology
4,378 / 106,485
Botany
3,930 / 116,765
Psychology
3,716 / 75,850
Mathematics
3,685 / 77,011
Paleontology
3,576 / 88,404
Philosophy
3,568 / 41,038
Statistics
3,267 / 70,376
History
2,860 / 67,493
Agricultural Science
2,833 / 94,034
Archaeology
2,742 / 66,989
Sociology
2,540 / 41,490
Immunology
2,319 / 51,851
Physical chemistry
2,314 / 71,304
Metallurgical Engineering
2,266 / 70,935
Horticulture
2,206 / 77,517
Political Science
2,167 / 24,925
Nutrition and Food Science
1,994 / 51,542
Optical Engineering
1,974 / 42,843
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,917 / 39,796
Chemical Engineering
1,851 / 62,493
Law
1,805 / 23,563
Psychiatry
1,801 / 36,538
Surgery
1,796 / 33,977
Machine Learning
1,754 / 37,782

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 148 581
1991 142 601
1992 198 702
1993 204 934
1994 235 936
1995 234 1162
1996 239 1332
1997 255 1440
1998 235 1996
1999 266 2079
2000 265 2536
2001 272 2566
2002 315 3132
2003 300 3507
2004 340 4041
2005 342 5002
2006 455 6450
2007 459 7770
2008 493 8704
2009 573 10785
2010 682 12647
2011 721 14705
2012 753 18189
2013 837 20660
2014 884 22901
2015 922 24781
2016 1041 26682
2017 1086 28984
2018 1195 30756
2019 1366 36983
2020 1585 45900
2021 1765 58848
2022 1467 57715
Academic rankings

Tuition

The tuition table for University of Cordoba 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) Annual Tuition (EUR)
Bachelor's Degree 4 75,700
Master's Degree 1-2 1,500
Doctoral Degree 3-5 1,500

The University of Cordoba 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 University of Cordoba.

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 Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine Yes Yes Yes
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes
Título de Graduado Agricultural Engineering, Animal Husbandry, Arts and Humanities, Business and Commerce, Economics, Education, Engineering, English, Food Science, Geography, History, Law, Medicine, Nursing, Philology, Physical Therapy, Psychology, Spanish, Technology, Veterinary Science
Máster Universitario Art History, Biomedicine, Cinema and Television, Clinical Psychology, Education, Engineering, English, History, Law, Nutrition, Psychology, Spanish, Translation and Interpretation
Doctor Biomedicine, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Engineering, Heritage Preservation, Law, Modern Languages, Social Sciences

Notable alumni

  1. Carmen Calvo Poyato

    Carmen Calvo Poyato
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1957-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    lawyerwriterpolitician
    Biography

    María del Carmen Calvo Poyato is a Spanish politician and author who served as Deputy Prime Minister of Spain and Minister of the Presidency from 2018 to 2021.

  2. Guillermo Fernández Vara

    Guillermo Fernández Vara
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1958-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    politicianuniversity teachermedical examiner
    Biography

    Guillermo Fernández Vara is a Spanish politician from the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party who has been the President of the Autonomous Government of Extremadura since 2015. He previously served as the President of Extremadura from 2007 to 2011. Fernández had also previously served as Minister for Health (1995 to 1996) and Social Security (1996 to 1999) in Extremaduran autonomous governments.

  3. Manuel Pimentel

    Manuel Pimentel
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1961-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    writeressayistministerpoliticianlawyer
    Biography

    Manuel Ramón Pimentel Siles is a Spanish politician and writer. He served as Minister of Labour and Social of Spain from January 1999 to February 2000. In March 2003, Pimentel abandoned the People's Party (PP) in protest over the Irak War crisis, forming his own party, the Andalusian Forum.

  4. José María Bellido

    José María Bellido
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1977-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    José María Bellido Roche is a Spanish People's Party (PP) politician who is a city councillor (2004–) and the mayor (2019–) of Córdoba.

  5. Vicente Luis Mora

    Vicente Luis Mora
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1970-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    literary criticessayistwriterpoet
    Biography

    Vicente Luis Mora is a Spanish writer, poet, essayist and literary critic.

  6. Ismahane Elouafi

    Ismahane Elouafi
    Born in
    Morocco Flag Morocco
    Years
    1971-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    geneticist
    Biography

    Ismahane Elouafi is Chief Scientist of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). Ranked among the 20 most influential women in science in the Islamic world, she is internationally known for her work on promoting neglected and underutilized crops, use of non-fresh water in agriculture, and empowerment of women in science.

  7. Andrés Ocaña

    Andrés Ocaña
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1954-2017 (aged 63)
    Occupations
    teacherpolitician
    Biography

    Andrés Ocaña Rabadán was a Spanish politician and academic who served as the Mayor of Córdoba from 2009 to 2011.

  8. Manuel Moyano

    Manuel Moyano
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1963-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Manuel Moyano is a Spanish writer. Born in Cordoba, he grew up in Barcelona. He studied agricultural engineering at the University of Cordoba. Since 1991, he has lived in Molina de Segura in Murcia. His first book El amigo de Kafka (2001) won the Tigre Juan Award for "best debut work" and was also chosen by El Mundo as one of the best debuts of the year. Since then, he has written many other books of fiction and non-fiction. His most recent work El imperio de Yegorov was nominated for the Premio Herralde and has been translated into Dutch.

University of Cordoba faculties and divisions

Faculty : Educational Sciences Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Music Education, Physical Education, Special Education, Teacher Training
Faculty : Labour Sciences Labour and Industrial Relations, Tourism
Faculty : Law, Economics and Business Science Business Administration, Economics, Law, Marketing
Faculty : Medicine and Nursing Medicine, Nursing
Faculty : Philosophy and Letters Art History, Arts and Humanities, English, Philosophy, Spanish, Translation and Interpretation
Faculty : Science Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Environmental Studies, Inorganic Chemistry, Natural Sciences, Organic Chemistry, Physics
School : Agricultural and Forestry Engineering Agricultural Engineering, Forestry, Oenology
School : Nursing Nursing
School : Polytechnic Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Technology
School : Teacher Training Music Education, Primary Education, Special Education
School : Technical Construction Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mining Engineering
School : Veterinary Science Food Science, Food Technology, Veterinary Science

General information

Alternative names UCO
University of Córdoba
Universidad de Córdoba
Founded 1972
Accreditation Ministry of Universities
Motto Ut portet nomen meum coram gentibus
Proclaim my name before the people

Location and contacts

Address Avd. Medina Azahara, 5
Córdoba, 14071
Spain
City population 320,000

University of Cordoba in social media