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University of the Basque Country

4.0 out of 5 (77 ratings / 66 reviews) Lejona, Spain
The mission  of University of the Basque Country  is to nurture an enlightened population by providing quality education and training based on knowledge, innovation and equity.

Master's Programmes

Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (2)
Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
Journalism & Media (1)
Medicine & Health (1)



  • Bi-directional educational model based on problem-solving methodologies and personal initiative enhancement (IKD or Cooperative and Dynamic Pedagogy)
  • High-demand academic programmes
  • Academic progression and personal effort accounted for in final reports
  • Research-oriented education

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

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University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
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401 -100
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
453 -38
415 -35
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.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
751 -100
651 -50
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World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
801 -200
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.

Student Life

Campus life

  • The Alava Campus of the UPV/EHU is integrated into the city of Vitoria-Gasteiz itself and has numerous resources and services of its own, including cultural and sports activities. 
  • Furthermore, the proximity to the city centre (about 5 minutes on foot) allows students to have easy access to any other service they wish to enjoy.

Student Reviews

TAMK is ready against a Pandemic
Gorka Pradas rated 5 out of 5 stars

My experience was better than expected! Despite that we had not any courses taken place at the campus or most of the culturally and socially interesting stuff was restricted or over, I had a really nice experience while doing my courses. Most of the teachers were kind enough and the courses were mostly easy-going. I learned a lot from these and I encourage people to try...

Still a long way to improve
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

The Bachelor was more or less what I expected and even better in some of the subjects. We didn't have a tutor which made it more difficoult at the time we needed advice. I think some of the teachers were partial marking exams and last year with the COVID pandemic we had more difficoulties instead of considering assesing our knowlodge with an adapted procedure to the...

University of engineering of San Sebastian
Emmanuel Lopez rated 4 out of 5 stars

My university is a quiet place and in general is very clean. There is a restaurant in the same university which is very cheap, has a very fast service and the quality of the food is not bad. The library is 50 meters from the university which is a really good thing if you need to search for books or you like to study in those quiet places. There is also a room in the...


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