University: The University of Valladolid
Legal Status: Public University
Founded: Beginning of the 13th Century
Number of Students (Undergraduates): 28.028
Number of Students on Erasmus –Socrates
Teaching Staff: 2.589
Administration and Service Staff: 942
Collected Volumes: 815.517
Reading/Study places available: 4.772
Publications –collected journals-
with current subscription: 16.061
Internships (%) Students: 50%
Number of educational cooperation agreements for student internships:
225 institutional agreements.
426 contracts-research agreements
192 agreements with overseas universities
Halls of Residence
Number of places: 1.321
Location: (Valladolid, Palencia, Segovia and Soria)
Plaza de Sta. Cruz, nº 8 47002. Valladolid
Telephone: 983 423 000 (switchboard)
Fax: 983 423 234
We are at the forefront of research
in the fields of mathematic, phisics, chemistry, biochemistry,
ophthalmology, robotics, industrial engineering, history, language
studies, language courses for foreign students and so on…
We are the leading European university in terms of teacher
mobility within the Erasmus-Socrates programme.
We offer a wide range of international joint honours degrees
with French, German, Brazilian and British universities.
192 agreements with European, Asian, African
as well as both North and Latin American universities.
We have signed over 936 bilateral exchange
agreements within the Socrates programme.
We are involved in ten international university associations
We offer fourteen quality PhD programmes.
Over 50% of our students undertake internships
in companies and other institutions.
Founding member and secretary of the Spanish, Brazilian and
Portuguese university group -The Tordesillas
We are involved in promoting and coordinating the FARO Interuniversity
Grant Programme for Postgraduates.
Joint PhD courses, exchange of students and networks funded
by the Spanish MEC and Brazilian CAPES educational authorities.
Unique UVA-ICCR grant programme for postgraduate students in
Agreements with universities in India for exchange of graduates
and teachers, co-tutors of theses as well as research and joint
research projects: Jawaharlal Nehru University (Delhi), CIEFL
Hyderabad, University of Kerala and the Indian Agricultural
The first university to be founded in Spain. Documented history
of the university dates back to the beginning of the 13th century.
University located in a setting of outstanding historical monuments.
Valladolid boasts a thriving and dynamic industrial fabric
–car manufacturing, telecommunications,
information technology and so on …….-