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Universidad de Leon

3.8 out of 5 (14 ratings / 13 reviews) León, Spain
Our main aim is to train professionals who can face up to the challenges of the competitive world we live in and who can take a hand in economic, social and cultural development.Leon is relatively young as a full university, but is heir to a long and prestigious academic tradition. We’re committed to quality in teaching, research and innovation. We strive to take full advantage of our accumulated knowledge so as to provide the society that finances the university with dynamic graduates ready to enter the world of work with every assurance of success, and with results in basic and applied research aimed basically at human development with regard to the environment and education in values.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (1)



  • Founded in 1979


The University of Leon has forty different undergraduate degree programmes.


The University undertakes research activities in most academic fields and areas of technology. In terms of the volume of research, pride of place goes to Life Sciences and to Biological and Health Studies.

Among other disciplines, stress should be laid on the research carried out in the fields of Food and Agriculture, Earth and Energy Sciences and Technology, and Industrial, Computer and Aerospace Engineering (Automation and Manufacturing, Cybernetics, Artificial Intelligence). The University also has a solid research record in various areas in the Humanities, Law and Socio-economic Studies.

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Student Life

Campus life

  • Campus of Vegazana
  • Campus of Ponferrada

Student Reviews

My experience at the university
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

My study experience has been very good, but the degree I'm studying at this university doesn't have a lot of funding, so my practical lessons ave been really limited

My experience in university
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Studying this degree has led me to many opportunities and I'm satisfied with the overall structure of the degree. Although I feel like there's a lack of information about the opportunities you have or the next steps to take.

Bachelor in Biology at University of Leon
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Studying the bachelor in Biology at University of Leon has been an amazing experiment. Not only I learned about science, also the most of the time we spent it at the lab doing practices. Due to this I acquired experience in theoric but practice.


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