Pablo de Olavide University (UPO)

Pablo de Olavide University (UPO), located in Seville (Spain), is a public university committed to offer high quality education. It is located in a single campus equipped with the latest technologies. In its 140 hectares it combines teaching, research, and social and sport activities, which makes it a different alternative.

All courses in UPO are adapted to the European Higher Education Area. Education in the new official courses is based on providing the knowledge, the abilities and the skills necessary so students can enter successfully the European labour market. To this end the University provides the latest technologies and internships in enterprises. In addition, it favours the acquisition of other languages.

University Community. Course 2014-15

  • Teaching and Research: 958
  • Administration and services: 347
  • Undergraduate students: 6.570
  • Double Degree students: 2.101
  • First and Second Cycle (Phasing): 342
  • Official Graduate students (Master 1210, PhD 905): 2.115
  • Students Diplomas: 889
  • Language students: 777
  • International students University Center: 849
  • Erasmus students (input): 559
  • Erasmus students (out): 561
  • Students Senior Open Classroom: 581
  • Students Olavide in Carmona: 712
  • Number of signed agreements: 449

Academic and Teaching structure

  • Faculties: 6
  • Polytechnic School: 1
  • Departments: 15
  • Seconded center: 1
  • Own Research Centers 8
  • Graduate studies: 22
  • Double Studies Grade: 10
  • Official Masters programs: 41
  • Doctoral Programs: 9
  • Doctoral Thesis read: 78
  • Degrees Offered: 139

Research and Technology Transfer (Funds)

  • HR Recruitment aid: 2.673.184,26 €
  • Mobility aids: 220.486,82 €
  • Contract / Agreements Art. 83: 2.343.220,83 €
  • Other research grants 2.799.434,96 €
  • Research Plan: 539.393,26 €
  • R & D projects: 10.863.211,45 €
  • Total General: 19.438.931,58 €

Contact Details

Contact person José Carlos Jaenes
Email jcjaesan@upo.es
Web www.upo.es