top General Information


Street:Calle San Francisco, 3



Post Code:33003


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Institution Funding



Founded 1608 as university by Royal Charter, previously approved by Papal Bull. A State institution under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Education and Science

Academic Year

September to July (September-January; February-July)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (bachiller) or foreign equivalent recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science, and pre-university examination (PAU)



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Universities

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Ignacio Villaverde Menéndez

Job title:Rector

Senior Administrative Officer : Ángel Espiniella Menéndez

Job title:Secretary General

International Relations Officer : Jesús Daniel Santos Rodríguez

Job title:Vice Rector for Internationalisation

top Divisions

Faculty : Biology

Fields of study:Biology, Biotechnology

Faculty : Chemistry

Fields of study:Chemistry

Faculty : Economics and Business

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Human Resources, Labour and Industrial Relations, Public Administration

Faculty : Geology

Fields of study:Geology

Faculty : Law

Fields of study:Gender Studies, Human Rights, Law

Faculty : Medicine and Health Sciences

Fields of study:Dentistry, Medicine, Physical Therapy, Surgery

Faculty : Philosophy and Letters

Fields of study:Art History, Geography, History, Literature, Modern Languages, Music, Music Education, Philology, Philosophy

Faculty : Psychology

Fields of study:Psychology

Faculty : Science

Fields of study:Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Physics

Faculty : Teacher Training and Education

Fields of study:Education, Educational Sciences, Teacher Training

Institute : Artificial Intelligence

Fields of study:Artificial Intelligence

Institute : Biodiversity

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences

More details:Cantabrian

Institute : Biotechnology

Fields of study:Biotechnology

Institute : Business Studies

Fields of study:Business Education

Institute : Education

Fields of study:Education

Institute : Eighteenth Century Studies

Fields of study:History, Philology

More details:Feijoo

Institute : Industrial Technology

Fields of study:Industrial Engineering

More details:Asturias

Institute : Natural Resources and Regional Planning

Fields of study:Natural Resources, Regional Planning

Institute : Oncology

Fields of study:Oncology

More details:Principado de Asturias

Institute : Organic-metallic Chemistry

Fields of study:Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

More details:Enrique Moles

Research Division : Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology

Fields of study:Nanotechnology

School : Engineering

Fields of study:Engineering

More details:Gijón

School : Business Management

Fields of study:Business Administration, Public Administration

School : Business Management

Fields of study:Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Public Administration

More details:Jovellanos, Gijón

School : Civil Navy

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

School : Civil Navy

Fields of study:Marine Transport, Nautical Science

More details:Gijón

School : Computer Engineering

Fields of study:Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering

School : Engineering

Fields of study:Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering

More details:Polytechnic, Gijón

School : Mining Engineering

Fields of study:Mining Engineering

School : Mining, Energy and Materials Engineering

Fields of study:Energy Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mining Engineering

School : Nursing

Fields of study:Nursing

More details:Cabueñes, Gijón

School : Physical Education and Sports Medicine

School : Polytechnic

Fields of study:Energy Engineering, Forestry, Mining Engineering, Surveying and Mapping

More details:Mieres

School : Trade, Tourism and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, Marketing, Social Work, Tourism

More details:Jovellanos

top Degrees

Título de Graduado

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Economics, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Natural Sciences, Teacher Training, Tourism

Máster Propio

Fields of study:Business Administration, Computer Networks, Dentistry, Human Rights, Industrial Management, Management, Marine Transport, Mining Engineering, Nephrology, Neurosciences, Nursing, Ophthalmology, Optometry, Periodontics, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Retailing and Wholesaling, Social Work, Transport Management

Máster Universitario

Fields of study:Accountancy, Art History, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Business Computing, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Data Processing, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Energy Engineering, Engineering Management, Foreign Languages Education, Gender Studies, Geological Engineering, Health Administration, History, Industrial Engineering, Law, Linguistics, Marine Biology, Marine Transport, Materials Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Mining Engineering, Music, Natural Resources, Nautical Science, Neurosciences, Nursing, Oncology, Orthodontics, Physics, Primary Education, Psychology, Public Health, Regional Planning, Road Engineering, Safety Engineering, Secondary Education, Spanish, Technology, Telecommunications Engineering, Tourism, Transport Engineering


Fields of study:Art History, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Cell Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Gender Studies, Health Sciences, Information Technology, Law, Marine Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mining Engineering, Molecular Biology, Musicology, Physics, Production Engineering, Psychology, Statistics

top Academic Periodicals


Archivos de la Facultad de Medicina


Aula Abierta



Memorias de Historia Antigua


Revista de Biología

Trabajos de Geología

Main Press

Servicio de Publicaciones

Updated on 18-05-2022