University of the Basque Country: Statistics

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#411 of 14,131 In the World
#169 of 2,785 In Europe
#13 of 75 In Spain
#1 of 2 In Bilbao
#61 of 1,000 For Polymer science and Plastics engineering
Top50% For 210 other topics
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
60%
Enrollment
63,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
ehu.eus

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate60%
Admissions RequirementsCompetitive admission
Enrollment63,000

We've calculated the 60% acceptance rate for University of the Basque Country 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 the Basque Country is a world-class research university with 59,562 scientific papers published and 1,081,824 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Physics, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Quantum and Particle physics, Environmental Science, Computer Science, Organic Chemistry, and Materials Science.

Publications
59,562
Citations
1,081,824

University of the Basque Country majors

by publication & citation count

Biology
30,845 / 685,336
Chemistry
30,749 / 733,724
Engineering
29,978 / 628,505
Physics
29,915 / 656,591
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
25,372 / 311,989
Quantum and Particle physics
21,356 / 473,489
Environmental Science
21,199 / 396,329
Computer Science
19,951 / 351,977
Organic Chemistry
19,328 / 495,432
Materials Science
17,640 / 418,916
Medicine
17,391 / 350,425
Biochemistry
15,920 / 397,960
Philosophy
15,895 / 149,057
Genetics
12,036 / 280,856
Geology
11,108 / 215,723
Geography and Cartography
11,013 / 174,346
Psychology
10,623 / 194,109
Political Science
10,104 / 96,087
Mathematics
9,547 / 163,713
Ecology
8,727 / 178,725
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
8,095 / 122,672
Optical Engineering
7,807 / 164,884
Business
7,591 / 103,253
Sociology
7,537 / 109,038
Law
7,515 / 90,334
Metallurgical Engineering
7,340 / 176,382
Paleontology
7,296 / 142,305
Statistics
7,160 / 137,692
Pathology
6,752 / 149,261
History
6,608 / 101,997
Chemical Engineering
6,474 / 181,881
Archaeology
5,951 / 98,864
Electrical Engineering
5,774 / 106,949
Linguistics
5,451 / 82,255
Mechanical Engineering
5,320 / 95,172
Economics
4,801 / 62,611
Nanotechnology
4,784 / 128,979
Psychiatry
4,667 / 97,506
Neuroscience
4,635 / 96,198
Condensed Matter Physics
4,596 / 115,915

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 289 615
1991 307 866
1992 318 1031
1993 390 1218
1994 392 1416
1995 438 1684
1996 592 2192
1997 644 2635
1998 669 3124
1999 727 3963
2000 746 4722
2001 785 5566
2002 822 6708
2003 908 7906
2004 990 9298
2005 1034 11189
2006 1163 13473
2007 1208 15654
2008 1417 18517
2009 1525 21157
2010 1825 24400
2011 1985 28661
2012 2277 33536
2013 2546 39630
2014 2856 46510
2015 3056 52623
2016 3321 58653
2017 3454 68060
2018 3651 73136
2019 3733 86530
2020 4295 107292
2021 4734 138780
2022 4015 132055
Academic rankings

Tuition

The tuition table for University of the Basque Country 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 EU Students Non-EU Students
Bachelor's Degree €1,200 per year €4,500 per year
Master's Degree €1,500 per year €6,000 per year
PhD Program €2,000 per year €6,000 per year

All costs are in Euros (€).

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 the Basque Country.

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 Yes Yes Yes
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

University of the Basque Country alumni

  1. Miguel Ángel Revilla

    Miguel Ángel Revilla
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1943-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    politicianeconomist
    Biography

    Miguel Ángel Revilla Roiz is a Spanish politician, economist and bank employee serving as the 9th President of the Autonomous Community of Cantabria. Before this, Revilla has served as the 7th President between 2003 and 2011, making him the longest serving holder of the office. He has also served as the 5th Vice President of Cantabria from 1995 to 2003 and regional Minister of Public Works, Housing and Urbanism in the same period.

  2. Amaia Montero

    Amaia Montero
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1976-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    singersongwriter
    Biography

    Amaia Montero Saldías is a Spanish singer and songwriter mainly known as the former vocalist of the Spanish pop-band La Oreja de Van Gogh between 1996 and 2007.

  3. Jorge Fernández Madinabeitia

    Jorge Fernández Madinabeitia
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1972-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    television presenteractorpresentermodel
    Biography

    Jorge Fernández Madinabeitia is a Spanish TV presenter, model, actor and basketball player from the Basque Country.

  4. Miguel Ángel Blanco

    Miguel Ángel Blanco
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1968-1997 (aged 29)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Miguel Ángel Blanco Garrido was a Spanish politician who was a councillor in Ermua in the Basque Country for the People's Party (PP). He was kidnapped and subsequently murdered by the separatist group ETA.

All 85 notable alumni

General information

Alternative names UPV
Universidad del País Vasco
Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea
Motto Eman ta zabal zazu

Location and contacts

Address Bilbao
Spain
City population 344,000
Phone +34 946013030
Fax +34 944647446

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