University of Santiago de Compostela Rankings

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In the World#408 of 14178
In Europe#151 of 2794
In Spain#18 of 75
In Santiago de Compostela#1 of 1
In Art#48 of 5,495

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
45%
Enrollment
27,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.usc.es
Languages
Spanish;Galician

Publications & Citations

Publications
36,559
Citations
953,551

University of Santiago de Compostela majors

by publication count

Chemistry
7,626
Biology
5,527
Physics
3,543
Medicine
3,509
Mathematics
2,213
Materials science
1,556
Computer science
1,487
Psychology
1,487
Art
1,393
Geography
1,254
Environmental science
1,056
Political science
878
Philosophy
775
Sociology
563
Engineering
512
Economics
439
Business
405
Geology
252
History
217

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Art1651,592
Chemistry238232,914
Philosophy2471,607
Geography28714,217
Environmental science29528,654
Physics308121,020
Mathematics34950,769
Biology386215,497
History442631
Economics56911,503
Medicine59480,804
Psychology59836,200
Engineering61413,393
Geology6317,273
Sociology6595,041
Materials science66735,125
Political science6832,166
Computer science81119,691
Business8165,313

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990147434
1991195641
1992224763
1993234913
19942431187
19952691644
19963762119
19973942227
19984882844
19995303711
20006344909
20016215732
20027477507
20038249764
200485011477
200596314830
2006108718192
2007112322624
2008130126708
2009141632694
2010146836807
2011161646596
2012199856793
2013192861226
2014203765883
2015220870582
2016223670946
2017232674976
2018226967243
2019220476770
2020213385562

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate45%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachiller) and pre-university examination (selectividad)
Academic CalendarSeptember to July
Enrollment27,500
Full time employee2,750
Student:staff ratio10:1

Tuition

Local studetns600 per annum (EUR)

University of Santiago de Compostela has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
Título de GraduadoAgriculture, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Chemistry, Economics, Engineering, Food Science, Health Sciences, Law, Modern Languages, Natural Sciences, Physics, Psychology, Social Sciences
Máster PropioAgricultural Engineering, Aquaculture, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Chemistry, Environmental Engineering, Food Technology, Health Sciences, History, Law, Linguistics, Modern Languages, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Philosophy, Psychology, Social Sciences
DoctorAgriculture, Ancient Civilizations, Art History, Biology, Clinical Psychology, Cultural Studies, Dentistry, Economics, Education, Endocrinology, Energy Engineering, English Studies, Environmental Studies, Epidemiology, Forestry, Geography, History, Information Technology, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics, Medicine, Medieval Studies, Ophthalmology, Philosophy, Psychology, Public Health, Statistics

General info

Alternative namesUSC
Universidad de Santiago de Compostela
Founded1495
WikipediaUniversity of Santiago de Compostela
AccreditationMinistry of Universities
MottoSigillum Reg Universitat Compostellan
Academic structureFaculty of Biology
Faculty of Chemistry
Faculty of Communication Sciences
Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Faculty of Education Sciences
Faculty of Geography and History
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Mathematics
Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Philology
Faculty of Philosophy
Faculty of Physics
Faculty of Political and Social Science
Faculty of Psychology
Higher Technical Engineering School
University School of Labour Relations
University School of Optics and Optometry
University School of Nursing
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

AddressPraza do Obradoiro, s/n
Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, 15782
Spain
City population92,000
Phone+34 881 81 20 00
Fax+34 981578017

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