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Street:Avenida de los Castros, s/n



Post Code:39005


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Founded 1972 as University of Santander, incorporated a School of Civil Engineering and a Faculty of Science established 1967. Established as a campus of the University of Valladolid 1968. Acquired present status 1985. In 1996 jurisdiction in university matters was handed over to the Cantabrian Autonomous Community

Academic Year

October to June (October-February; March-June)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (bachiller or professional training) and pre-university examination (selectividad), or entrance examination for students over 25 years of age



Student Body


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Head : Ángel Pazos Carro

Job title:Rector

Senior Administrative Officer : Sonia Castanedo Bárcena

Job title:Secretaria General

International Relations Officer : Teresa Susinos Rada

Job title:Vicerrectora de Internacionalización y Cooperación

top Divisions

Centre : International Centre for Mathematical Meetings (CIEM)

Fields of study:Mathematics

Faculty : Economics and Business Administration

Fields of study:Business Administration, Economics

Faculty : Education

Fields of study:Education

Faculty : Humanities

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Geography, History

Faculty : Law

Fields of study:Labour and Industrial Relations, Law

Faculty : Medicine

Fields of study:Biomedicine, Medicine

Faculty : Philosophy and Humanities

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Foreign Languages Education, Geography, History, Philology, Philosophy

Faculty : Science

Fields of study:Computer Science, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Physics

Foundation : Financial Studies

Fields of study:Finance

More details:UCEIF

Institute : Biomedicine and Biotecnology

Fields of study:Biomedicine, Biotechnology

More details:(IBBTEC)

Institute : Environmental Hydraulics Institute "IH Cantabria"

Fields of study:Water Science

Institute : Physics

Fields of study:Physics

More details:IFCA

Institute : Prehistoric Research

Fields of study:Archaeology, History

More details:IIIPC

Institute : Valdecilla Biomedical Research Institute

Fields of study:Biomedicine

More details:(IFIMAV)

School : Civil Engineering

Fields of study:Civil Engineering

School : Industrial and Telecommunications Engineering

Fields of study:Industrial Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering

School : Maritime Engineering

Fields of study:Marine Engineering, Marine Transport, Nautical Science

School : Mines and Energy Engineering

Fields of study:Energy Engineering, Mining Engineering

More details:Torrelavega

School : Nursing

Fields of study:Nursing

More details:Casa Salud Valdecilla

top Degrees

Título de Graduado

Fields of study:Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Economics, Geography, History, Industrial Engineering, Labour and Industrial Relations, Law, Machine Building, Mathematics, Medicine, Mining Engineering, Nautical Science, Naval Architecture, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Physics, Tourism

Máster Universitario

Fields of study:Archaeology, Astronomy and Space Science, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Economics, Foreign Languages Education, Genetics, History, Industrial Engineering, Law, Management, Marine Engineering, Marketing, Mathematics and Computer Science, Mining Engineering, Physical Therapy, Physics, Telecommunications Engineering


Fields of study:Archaeology, Biology, Biomedicine, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geography, Health Sciences, Heritage Preservation, History, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Law, Medicine, Molecular Biology, Production Engineering


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