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Universidad de Castilla la Mancha

3.6 out of 5 (340 ratings / 64 reviews) Ciudad Real, Spain
The University of Castilla-La Mancha has given preferential treatment to its international sphere as can be seen in the map of UCLM in the world. Even more, it has really taken it into account when channelling and establishing relations with other International Institutions of Higher Learning so as to drive forward different aid programmes for the mobility of students and teachers.

Master's Programmes



The University of Castilla-La Mancha was created by law on June 30th, 1982 through the union of different university centres into a single institution. The UCLM began its first academic year in 1985.


The range of educational opportunities for students wishing to complete their education abroad also includes firmly established programmes such as Erasmus studies and Erasmus Practices or Leonardo. Said programmes made the mobility of some 700 students and over 70 professors in the year 2009 alone possible.


The UCLM is an open gateway to educational quality, the promotion of research culture, the design of future policies; in other words, the University’s acquired commitment to the society of Castilla-La Mancha.


The Employment Centre for Orientation and Information (CIPE) is a specialized service of the University of Castilla-La Mancha, dependent on the Vice-Chancellor of Students, whose primary mission is to help youths having graduated to enter the job market.

For the university student, CIPE is an instrument to help them seek employment. For companies and institutions, it acts as a consulting service which provides orientation and support in the recruitment process of qualified young university students with great potential.

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University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
801 -100
701 100
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
941 -27
914 -51
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
1001 -200
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QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
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Library services

The UCLM library is a resource center for learning, teaching, research and activities related to the running and management of the University as a whole. It is organized into 4 general libraries and 11 core libraries.

Student Life

Campus life

The University of Castilla–La Mancha is located at four Campuses: Albacete, Ciudad Real, Cuenca and Toledo and even extends to Almadén and Talavera de la Reina.

At present, we are working to place our University in a relevant position at a national and international level, aims we will achieve with the collective support and unanimous commitment of the university community.

Sports facilities

Generally speaking, this university’s sports activities program is divided into two great blocks: on the one hand, competitions (the Rector Trophy); and on the other hand, recreation, training and fitness. Soccer, basketball, tennis, badminton, squash, archery, judo, track and field, fitness, skiing, golf, fencing, aerobics and fishing are only a few of the countless activities you can do at our University. There is also the opportunity to get the UCLM Sports Card, with interesting advantages for students.

Student Reviews

Short review of Pharmacy Degree in UCLM
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

I liked how most of the teachers really care about teaching well, and usually ensure their students have learnt what it is important to learn. Appart from that the rest what kind of a dissaster. Evaluation was too theoretical (i guess same happens in every spanish university). It doesnt matter if you have understood the theory and can apply, if you cant memorize it all....

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Si volviese a elegir universidad, elegiría la misma. He disfrutado de mis años de estudiante, he aprendido y crecido profesionalmente. Aunque a veces era complicado, siempre he salido adelante. Los compañeros que me llevo para toda la vida.

Studying while fighting giants (windmills)
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

UCLM is a good university, but the way of teaching is still quite traditional, and there are not many extra activities and seminars, apart from some lectures. I felt like a big fish in a small pond where I could not exploit all my potencialities. On the other I have been inspired by some professors during my degree and the variety of courses and different branches I had...


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