GENERAL INFORMATION

FULL NAME AND LOCATION OF UNIVERSITY

University of Valencia

Valencia, Spain

NUMBER OF UTRECHT NETWORK SEMESTERS ACCEPTING DURING 2019/2020

2

MAIN UNIVERSITY WEBSITE

INTERNATIONAL OFFICE WEBSITE FOR INCOMING STUDENTS

CONTACT PERSON FOR INCOMING STUDENTS

Sonsoles Oñate
Ph.: +34963864731
incoming@uv.es

CONTACT PERSON FOR OUTGOING STUDENTS

Carmen Sanchez Cebria
Tel: +34963864016
programa.internacional@uv.es

APPLICATION WEBSITE

HOW DOES THE APPLICATION AND ADMISSIONS PROCESS DIFFER FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS?

N/A

 

ACADEMICS

 

AREAS OF STUDY OPEN TO UNDERGRADUATE EXCHANGE STUDENTS

Architecture and Engineering Branch

Chemical Engineering; Computer Engineering; Data Science; Industrial Electronic Engineering; Multimedia Engineering; Telecommunications Electronic Engineering; Telematics Engineering

Arts and Humanities Branch

Catalan Studies; Classical Philology; English Studies; Hispanic Studies: Spanish Language and Literature; History; History of Art; Modern Languages and Literatures; Philosophy; Translation and Interlinguistic Mediation; Language B English; Translation and Interlinguistic Mediation; Language B French; Translation and Interlinguistic Mediation; Language B German

Sciences Branch

Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences; Biology; Biotechnology; Chemistry; Environmental Sciences; Gastronomic Sciences; Mathematics; Physics

Health Sciences Branch

Food Science and Technology; Human Nutrition and Dietetics; Nursing; Optics and Optometry; Pharmacy; Physiotherapy; Podiatry; Psychology; Speech Therapy

Social and Legal Sciences Branch

Business Administration and Management; Audiovisual Communication; Criminology; Economics; Finance and Accounting; Geography and the Environment; Information and Documentation; International Business; Journalism; Labour Relations and Human Resources; Law; Pedagogy; Physical Activity and Sports Science; Political Sciences and Administration; Preschool Education; Primary School Education; Social Education; Social Work; Sociology; Tourism

UNDERGRADUATE AREAS TAUGHT IN ENGLISH

N/A

AREAS OF STUDY OPEN TO GRADUATE EXCHANGE STUDENTS

CAN GRADUATE STUDENTS TAKE UNDERGRADUATE LEVEL COURSES

No

CAN ADVANCED UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS TAKE GRADUATE LEVEL COURSES?

No

AREAS OF STUDY RESTRICTED TO PRIOR BILATERAL AGREEMENTS BETWEEN EXCHANGE DEPARTMENTS OR FACULTIES

None

AREAS OF STUDY THAT ARE NOT OPEN TO EXCHANGE STUDENTS

Medicine and Dentistry

WEBSITE FOR COURSE OFFERINGS

REQUIRED MINIMUM AND MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CREDITS AVAILABLE THROUGH THE EXCHANGE

For a Semester: Minimum - 8 ECTS | Maximum - 36 ECTS

ARE SUMMER COURSES AVAILABLE AS EXCHANGE (NON FEE-PAYING)? IF SO, WHAT IS THE WEBSITE?

No

DO STUDENTS REGISTER FOR COURSES IN ADVANCE OR UPON ARRIVAL?

Upon arrival.

COURSE REGISTRATION DEADLINE(S)

Upon Arrival

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

Spanish

LANGUAGE TEST CERTIFICATE REQUIRED? IF SO, WHICH AND WHEN: BEFORE ADMISSION OR UPON ARRIVAL?

Not requested. However, it is highly recommended that applicants have at least a basic level of Spanish before coming to our university, since our classes are taught mainly in Spanish. Catalan (Valencian) can also help. In addition, they are encouraged to take the Spanish intensive course in September.

PREPARATORY LANGUAGE COURSE FOR INCOMING STUDENTS? DATES AND COSTS?

Yes
The Language Centre of the University of Valencia offers reduced price Spanish courses to all exchange students.


Dates
Option 1: October to February
Option 2: February to JuneDuration: 60 hours
Price: 65€. (only applicable for one semester)

ARE THERE ANY SPECIAL ADVISING OR REGISTRATION CONCERNS THAT STUDENTS SHOULD BE AWARE OF? ARE SERVICES AVAILABLE TO ASSIST IN REGISTRATION OR COURSE SELECTION?

Registration
All students must take at least 50% of the courses in the area to which they have been nominated by their home university. They can take courses in other areas of study as far as there is availability and no further restrictions apply.

Buddy Program
Almost all UV Faculties/Schools take part in the buddy programme. The buddy is a UV student who will contact you one or two months before you travel to Valencia and will help you to settle down in Valencia.

ADDITIONAL NOTES

DATES

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR EACH TERM

If you wish to send us your student nominations, please be aware that you must fill in the following online nomination form.
Please, click for your new nomination here and start with your nominations.
Write the following token to fill in the form:
Token: Ineva19S
* Please, note that we will not accept nominations by email, post or any other way anymore.
* We will only accept nominations sent by a nominating international office or a nominating university staff member.
Should you have any doubt with the online nomination form, do not hesitate to contact us at nominations@uv.es

After receiving the nominations, the international relations office will check if they are acceptable in accordance with the bilateral agreement and will send to the students an e-mail with the information they need to fill in the online application form.

Deadlines for receiving nominations from universities

Semester 1/Fall: 31 May
Semester 2/Spring: 31 October

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Semester 1/Fall: 10 September – 1 February

Semester 2/Spring: 2 February – 20 June

EXAMINATION PERIOD

Semester 1/Fall: 10 January – 1 February*

Semester 2/Spring: 25 May – 20 June*

*Resit (optional) : 21 June – 15 July

IF THERE IS A BREAK BETWEEN THE ACADEMIC COURSE CALENDAR AND EXAMS, CAN ARRANGEMENTS BE MADE SO THE STUDENT MAY TAKE EXAMS EARLY?

No

ORIENTATION SESSION(S) FOR INCOMING STUDENTS. ARE THEY MANDATORY? DATES AND COSTS?

Students will receive information about their UV Reception Day, which will usually take place during the week before the semester starts. The date of arrival will be the date of the Reception Day. The Reception Day is free of cost.

ADDITIONAL NOTES

None

COSTS

 

TOTAL COST ESTIMATE PER MONTH (IN EURO)

Roughly 800 €, including rent

HOUSING

300 €

MEALS

200 €

BOOKS/COURSE MATERIALS

100 €

LOCAL TRANSPORTATION

100 €

HEALTH INSURANCE

100 €

OTHER

IS COMPARABLE HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FROM ABROAD ALLOWED?

Yes, as long as it covers:

Medical assistance in case of accident as well as of illness
Repatriation or medical transport in case of injury or illness
Repatriation or transport in case of decease
Travel costs for a family member in case of illness or decease
Public liability 

If they have "extended" a preexisting policy, please ask for a certificate specifying the coverage. 

ADDITIONAL NOTES

None

HOUSING AND STUDENT LIFE

 

IS HOUSING ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE? IS IT GUARANTEED? HOW DO STUDENTS APPLY?

No

HOUSING OPTIONS

Residence halls, shared flats

HOUSING WEBSITE AND CONTACT PERSON(S)

DO STUDENTS APPLY FOR HOUSING WITH THEIR UNIVERSITY APPLICATION OR IS IT SEPARATE? IS THERE A DEADLINE?

N/A

WHAT KINDS OF HEALTH FACILITIES ARE AVAILABLE AT THE UNIVERSITY?

Yes

ARE INTERNSHIPS AVAILABLE?

No

ARE STUDENT JOBS AVAILABLE/ALLOWED?

No

ADDITIONAL NOTES

PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS

 

LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS UNIVERSITY

University Video:

http://consigna.uv.es/g?recoge:es:5193_1394_4140_7459

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