• General Information

    Full Name of University:

    Universitat de València

    Number of MAUI semesters you can accept during 2017/18 (not students):


    General University Website:

    Click here.

    International Office/Website for Incoming Students:

    Click here.

    Contact people for incoming students:

    Cristina Gómez
    Ph.: +34963864731
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Contact people for outgoing students:


    Tel: +34963864990

    E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Application website. If paper only, please write “paper only.”

    Please use our Nomination Form.

    How does the application and admissions process differ for undergraduate versus graduates?


    Other important notes

    Last updated

    26 January 2018

  • Academics

    Areas of study open to undergraduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    Arts and Humanities Branch: Degree in Catalan Studies, Degree in Classical Philology, Degree in English Studies, Degree in Hispanic Studies, Degree in History, Degree in History of Art, Degree in Modern Languages and Literatures, Degree in Philosophy, Degree in Translation and Interlinguistic Mediation: » English » French » German

    Architecture and Engineering Branch: Degree in Chemical Engineering, Degree in Computer Engineering, Degree in Industrial Electronic Engineering, Degree in Multimedia Engineering, Degree in Telecommunications Electronic Engineering, Degree in Telematics Engineering Sciences Branch: Degree in Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences (2014 - 2015) [1], Degree in Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences (2015 - 2016), Degree in Biology, Degree in Biotechnology, Degree in Chemistry, Degree in Environmental Sciences, Degree in Gastronomic Sciences, Degree in Mathematics, Degree in Physics

    Health Sciences Branch: Degree in Food Science and Technology, Degree in Human Nutrition and Dietetics Degree in Nursing, Degree in Optics and Optometry, Degree in Pharmacy, Degree in Physiotherapy, Degree in Podiatry, Degree in Psychology, Degree in Speech Therapy

    Social and Legal Sciences Branch: Degree in Audiovisual Communication, Degree in Criminology, Degree in Geography and the Environment, Degree in Information and Documentation, Degree in Journalism, Degree in Labour Relations and Human Resources, Degree in Law, Degree in Pedagogy, Degree in Physical Activity and Sports Sciences, Degree in Political Sciences and Administration, Degree in Preschool Education, Degree in Primary School Education, Degree in Social Education, Degree in Social Work, Degree in Sociology

    Open undergraduate areas of study taught in English (list explicitly)


    Are graduate areas open for exchange?


    Areas of study open to graduate exchange students (list explicitly)


    Can advanced undergraduate students take graduate level courses?


    Can graduate student take undergraduate level courses?


    Areas of study restricted to prior bilateral agreements between exchange departments or faculties


    Areas of study not available to exchange students

    The degrees at the Faculty of Medicine and Economics

    Websites for course offerings

    Please, refer to the links at the AREA of STUDY OPEN to undergraduate exchange students section.

    Required minimum and maximum number of credits available through the exchange

    For both undergraduate & graduate

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

    Are summer courses available as exchange (non fee-paying)?

    If so, please provide summer school website.


    Do students register for classes in advance or upon arrival?

    Upon Arrival

    Language Requirements


    Language test certificate required?

    If so, which and when: before admission or upon arrival?


    Preparatory language course for incoming students?

    Indicate dates and costs

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

    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 registrations concerns that students should be aware of? Are services available to assist in registration or course selection?

    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.

    Useful guide for incoming students .

    Additional Notes

    Last updated

    26 January 2018

  • Dates

    Host Application deadline for each term

    Deadline for partner universities (nominations)
    1st term: 15th June
    2nd term: 15th November

    Deadline for incoming students (application forms)
    1st term: 10th July
    2nd term: 10th December

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    Please note that the dates for the academic calendar have not been set yet.

    1st term: 10th September 2017 – 1st February 2018
    2nd term: 2nd February 2018 – 20th June 2018

    Examination period(s)

    Please note that the dates for the academic calendar have not been set yet.

    1st term: 10th September 2018 – 1st February 2019 (estimated)

    2nd term: 2nd February 2019 – 20th June 2019 (estimated)

    If there is a break between the academic course calendar and exams, can arrangements be made so the student may take exams early?

    (i.e. semester ends in December and exams are late January).


    Orientation session(s) for incoming students

    Is it mandatory, indicate 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.

    Course registration deadline

    Upon Arrival

    Last updated

    26 January 2018

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)

    Roughly 800 €, including rent


    300 €


    200 €

    Course Materials

    100 €

    Local Transportation

    100 €

    Health Insurance

    100 €


    (please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)

    Is comparable health insurance coverage from abroad allowed/not allowed?

    If not, please include fees in “other” field above.

      Yes, as far 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

    Last Updated

    26 January 2018

  • Housing and Student Life

    Is housing assistance available? How do students apply, and is it guaranteed?


    Housing options

    Click here.

    Housing Website and Contact Person(s)

    Click here.

    Do students apply for housing with their regular application or is it separate?


    Are health facilities available at the university?


    Are internships available?


    Are student jobs available/allowed?


    Additional Notes

    Last Updated

    26 January 2018

  • Promotional Materials

    Please add links to promotional materials below

    Please keep in mind that these resources are here for partners to use to promote exchanges; this is not itself a promotional website. As such, please simply link to your promotional materials and refrain from embedding video or images on this page.

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

    University Image Library:

    University or Departmental Brochures:

    Last Updated

    26 January 2018