Universidad de Zaragoza

Founded in 1542, the University of Zaragoza (UZ) is one of the oldest universities in Spain, with a history dating back to the Roman period. The university has over 40,000 students in its 22 faculties. The University of Zaragoza offers a wide range of courses in Arts and Humanities, Experimental Sciences, Health Sciences, Social Sciences and Law, and Engineering and Architecture.

Zaragoza is situated on the Ebro river and its tributaries, the Huerva and the Gállego, near the center of the region, in a valley with a variety of landscapes, ranging from desert (Los Monegros) to thick forest, meadows and mountains. The city is famous for its folklore, local gastronomy, and landmarks such as the Basílica del Pilar, La Seo Cathedral and the Aljafería Palace. These buildings are all part of the Mudéjar Architecture of Aragon which are all UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Students can explore course options available for themselves on the Universidad de Zaragoza website.

Disciplines and Courses at Universidad de Zaragoza


AstronomyBiologyChemistryConstruction Management
Computer ScienceCivil EngineeringElectrical EngineeringEnvironmental Engineering
Environmental ScienceForestryGeologyMathematics
Mechanical EngineeringPhysicsLanguage