Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria • Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
The Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC) was founded in 1989. The school has an amazing location. It is based in the Autonomous Region of the Canary Islands in Spain. The learning environment is perfect for students, as they get to experience the wonderful landscape, while also being close to tourist attractions. Speaking of students- at the moment, the university is home to more than 25,000 students. The faculty is made up of 1,500 highly qualified industry professionals, who are eager to pass on their knowledge and provide students with valuable insights of their chosen field of expertise. The campus consists of state-of-the-art facilities and modern equipment, with Wi-Fi in all of its centres. The renowned school offers a wide range of degree programmes in a variety of fields. It is also a well-known e-learning provider, THE e-learning provider in Gran Canaria! Degree and Master programmes, as well as numerous courses at all levels, are offered online. Diversity and Internationalization are important parts of studying at ULPGC. The university has signed agreements with other academic institutions from the five continents, to be able to host teachers, researchers, students, and administrative staff from all over the world, and in addition to that, send them to its exchange partners, so that they can gain a truly global outlook. Student life at ULPGC is never dull, as the universities offers a wide range of cultural and sports activities, to promote team work and solidarity, as well as social justice, gender equality and respect for diversity, making studying at ULPGC a safe and welcoming learning environment. The school is consistently ranked highly and has won the Quality Award for Public Service and Special Mention for Best Management Practices (from the Government of the Canary Islands in 2017). in 2010, the school earned the qualification of Campus of International Excellence from the Ministry of Education of the Government of Spain.