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Universidade de Santiago de Compostela

Universidade de Santiago de Compostela Praza do Obradoiro Santiago de Compostela,
Spain View map
Spain
#701-750
Public
Very High
24,485
1,678
1,334

Overview

The University of Santiago de Compostela (USC) is a public institution dedicated to preserving, generating, transmitting and publishing knowledge in a socially responsible manner. Founded in 1495, its two campuses are both located in cities declared to be Cultural World Heritage Sites by UNESCO: Santiago de Compostela, and Lugo. The USC is a comprehensive university that not only provides a wide range of academic courses in all of the major fields of knowledge, but that also carries out significant research, giving it a notable position among Spanish Universities. It is a pioneer in entrepreneurial policies and the transfer and creation of value from research, all the while providing an essential service to Galician society.STRUCTURECampus of Santiago de Compostela:18 Faculties, 1 Associated University School, 1 Associated Centre, 1 Higher Technical School, 1 Professional Development School, 16 Research Institutes, 6 Own Research Centres, 3 Pioneering Research Centres.Campus of Lugo:5 Faculties, 2 Associated University Schools, 1 Higher Polytechnic School, 1 Research Institute, 1 Own Research Centre

University Highlights

Total students - 24,485

19%
81%

International students - 1,334

37%
63%

Total faculty staff - 1,678

18
1660

Total students - 24,485

19%
81%

International students - 1,334

37%
63%

Total faculty staff - 1,678

1660
18
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