The Universidad de Oviedo is a public university with around 30,000 students that offers a wide variety of academic programs. The University of Oviedo is a public institution of higher education and research in the Principality of Asturias. With over 400 years of history, it offers a full range of undergraduate degrees adapted to the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) in all branches of knowledge and postgraduate degree programs in collaboration with national and international universities and more than 250 companies.
Website for International Students
Asturias is one of the regions of Spain with the highest quality of life index. With just over one million inhabitants, the Principality of Asturias has a natural, historic and cultural heritage that makes it a reference point for visitors from around the world. A quiet and accessible place, characterized by the hospitality of its people and its beautiful natural setting.
Areas of study open to undergraduate exchange students
Classical and Romance Studies, English Studies, Philosophy, Geography and Regional Planning, Art History, History, History and Sciences of Music, Spanish Language and its Literatures, Modern Languages and their Literatures, Mathematics and Physics, Biology, Biotechnology, Physics, Geology, Mathematics, Chemistry, Nursing, Physiotherapy, Speech and Language Therapy, Psychology, Occupational Therapy, Double Degree in Business Administration and Management and Law, Business Administration and Management, Commerce and Marketing, Accounting and Finances, Law, Economy, Social Education, Public Administration and Management, Early Childhood Education (Associated Center), Early Childhood Education, Primary Education Teaching (Associated Center), Primary Education Teaching, Pedagogy, Labor Relations and Human Resources, Social Work, Tourism (Associated Center), Tourism Bilingual, Civil Engineering, Engineering of Mining and Energy Resources, Engineering of Mining Technologies, Electric Engineering, Industrial Electronic and Automatic Engineering, Engineering of Industrial Technologies, Engineering of Technologies and Services for Telecommunication, Forestry and Sustainable Natural Resources, Geomatic Engineering and Topography, Software Computer Engineering, IT Engineering, Marine Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Nautical Engineering and Marine Transportation, Industrial Chemistry, Chemical Engineering
Open areas of undergraduate studies taught in English
Business Administration and Management, Commerce and Marketing, Accounting and Finances, Economy, Tourism, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Engineering of Mining and Energy Resources, Electric Engineering, Industrial Electronic and Automatic Engineering, Forestry and Sustainable Natural Resources, Geomatic Engineering Mechanical Engineering and Topography, Software Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Chemistry
- Note if language test certificate is required
Preparatory language course for incoming students
||September 8th - December 15th
||January 22nd - May 4th
||December 18th - January 19th
||May 7th - June 15th
*Please note, these are estimated dates and are subject to change. For the most updated information, please visit the host university website.
Estimated Monthly Costs of Living in Euros:
- Housing: The price for a room in a shared flat goes from 200 to 250€ a month, whereas staying
with a family may cost around 600€, in a single room with laundry and food included in
the price. Renting a two room furnished flat can be approximately 600€. The University
of Oviedo has three Residence Halls. The price per person in a single room is about
399€ a month. The price per person for a double room could be 311€ without food.
- In the five Campuses of the University of Oviedo, the cafeterias offer very economical
snacks and meals for about 4-6 euros. You can also find lots of restaurants downtown
that offer a great variety of typical Asturian dishes from 8 euros.
Students can chose between living in residence halls, rented flats shared with other students, or living with a host family. The homestay option enables students from other countries to familiarize themselves with the Spanish way of life while enjoying a warm and friendly environment. The selected families host the student at home during their stay in Asturias. This board and lodging program covers all the student's needs
For more information, please visit the University’s Housing Websites:
for more information about Universidad de Oviedo.