The public university of Southern Catalonia
The Universitat Rovira i Virgili is located in the province of Tarragona, close to Barcelona, in one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. We are a young and dynamic university serving the needs of society, open to the world and, at the same time, closely connected to its social and economic surroundings.
The URV has twelve faculties and schools throughout the region, as well as affiliated centres, all of which are equipped with modern teaching and research facilities. The courses on offer cover all areas of knowledge. There are nearly 60 undergraduate programmes and 60 master's degrees, an extensive doctoral programme and a wide variety of lifelong learning courses so that professionals can constantly update their knowledge and improve their skills.
Every year, 15,000 students are trained in all areas of knowledge (engineering and architecture, arts and humanities, health, and social and experimental sciences), so that they can respond to the demands of society and the needs of the environment.
The URV is an institution that is academically and socially committed to human rights, to institutions and the rights and democratic ideals of citizens.
Our aim is to provide you with the best training. With your motivation and our experience, you can stay ahead in your personal and professional development and reach your goals.
How can we help you to stay ahead?
Don't miss your chance next year to have a URV experience!
Learn in an innovative and personalised environment
- Personalised treatment
- Small groups
- Close relationship with your teachers
Increase your job opportunities
- Careers guidance service
- High percentage of practical academic content
Train in an international setting
- 36% of all our master's and doctoral students are international
Enjoy training of the highest quality
- All official degrees meet the standards of the national quality evaluation agencies
- Programs according to the European Higher Education Area
- The leading international rankings place us among the best universities in the world