University of Vigo Rankings

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In the World#3171 of 14178
In Europe#975 of 2794
In Spain#66 of 75
In Vigo#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
75%
Enrollment
22,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
uvigo.gal
Languages
Spanish;Galician

Publications & Citations

Publications
22,748
Citations
512,808

University of Vigo majors

by publication count

Chemistry
4,205
Computer science
2,916
Biology
2,869
Mathematics
1,358
Materials science
1,288
Engineering
1,057
Medicine
1,023
Environmental science
972
Psychology
735
Geography
676
Art
634
Physics
631
Geology
627
Political science
530
Business
526
Economics
516
Philosophy
368
Sociology
361
History
88

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Art308746
Environmental science35223,428
Chemistry398129,150
Geology40017,258
Geography4368,451
Philosophy441672
Engineering47018,750
Computer science48548,317
Materials science56245,739
Economics57411,230
Biology605105,355
Business6907,424
Mathematics73816,895
Physics78315,947
Political science8691,366
Sociology10011,998
Psychology10999,803
Medicine110718,686
History115590

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199081
19911118
19923031
19936044
19947582
199575181
1996145280
1997177472
1998242805
19992711050
20003241525
20013922190
20024512945
20034803679
20044844589
20055776331
20066858301
200776210546
200882313078
200993515458
2010107819026
2011118325616
2012122929478
2013134736350
2014140637535
2015145739835
2016145041920
2017155743865
2018138441776
2019139347666
2020138052687

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate75%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachiller) and pre-university examination (madurez)
Academic CalendarOctober to June
Enrollment22,500
Full time employee1,750
Student:staff ratio13:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$1,750$1,750
International students$1,750$1,750

University of Vigo has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

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 GraduadoBusiness Administration, Education, Engineering, English, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, French, Law, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Spanish, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation
Máster PropioAquaculture, Archaeology, Business Administration, Economics, Engineering, Finance, International Business, Law, Management, Marine Science and Oceanography, Nutrition, Sports Management, Teacher Training, Translation and Interpretation
DoctorAeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Agriculture, Biological and Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Clinical Psychology, Communication Studies, Construction Engineering, Educational Sciences, English Studies, Fine Arts, Food Science, Health Sciences, Information Technology, Linguistics, Literature, Marine Science and Oceanography, Neurosciences, Physics, Software Engineering, Sports, Translation and Interpretation

General info

Alternative namesUVIGO
Universidade de Vigo
Founded1989
WikipediaUniversity of Vigo
AccreditationMinistry of Universities
MottoInnovadora, pública, de calidade
Academic structureFaculty of Philology and Translation
Faculty of History
Faculty of Fine Arts
Faculty of Physiotherapy
Faculty of Biology
Faculty of Marine Sciences
Faculty of Chemistry
Faculty of Science
Engineering School of Telecommunications
Industrial Engineering School
Engineering School of Mining and Energy
Computer Engineering School
Engineering School of Forestry
Engineering School of Aeronautics and Space
University School of Business Studies
Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences
Faculty of Legal and Labour Sciences
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Education Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences and Communications
Faculty of Business Sciencies and Tourism
Faculty of Education Sciences and Sports
University School of Nursing
University Centre of the Defence Forces
University School of Primary Education
Intercontinental Higher Education Business Institute
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)
International Student Exchange Program (ISEP)
Compostela Group of Universities (CGU)
Asociación Universitaria Iberoamericana de Postgrado (AUIP)
Leonardo Network for Academic Mobility (LeoNet)
Ibero American Science and Technology Education Consortium (ISTEC)
International Campus of Excellence Campus do Mar

Location and Contacts

AddressEdificio Filomena Dato, Oficina 46, Campus Universitario Vigo
Vigo, Galicia, 36310
Spain
City population295,000
Phone+34 986 812 000
Fax+34 986 812 010

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