Application period for UGR bachelor's degrees now open (2018-2019)

UGR Undergraduate Students

We are pleased to announce that the first application period for UGR bachelor’s degrees, which is open exclusively to international students, has now commenced. It is important to note that there are three separate application periods between 1 March and 24 September 2018, which are open to both national and international applicants. The first call for applications will end on 2 April 2018 and the second will open on the 22 June 2018.

The UGR offers an extensive range of world-class training programmes in all fields of knowledge and with a clear international vocation. In the academic year 2018-2019, the UGR will offer 98 bachelor’s degrees (including a varied selection of international double degrees). With a total community of 60,000 students, approximately 10% of our undergraduate students and 25% of our postgraduate students are international, making our institution a truly cosmopolitan and multicultural university.

UGR bachelor’s degrees consist of 240 ECTS credits, equivalent to four academic years, unless otherwise stated.


Application deadline

2 April

First phase of the selection process


Publication of first round of successful applicants

12 April

Complaint and appeal period

12 – 23 April

Registration and reservation period and publication of waiting list

12 – 26 April

Second phase of the selection process


Publication of second round of successful applicants

3 May

Complaint and appeal period

3 – 8 May

Registration period

3 – 18 May

Why study for your bachelor’s degree at the University of Granada?

We present you with 10 convincing reasons:

1. A high-ranking university

The UGR is widely recognised internationally for its quality in higher education, teaching, research and outreach. National and international rankings reflect the UGR’s position among the top universities in Spain and among the best in the world. According to the 2016 and 2017 editions of the ARWU-Shanghai Ranking, the UGR is the second-ranked university in Spain, after only the University of Barcelona.

2. A truly international experience

The UGR is the most popular destination among European exchange students (Erasmus+) and the European leader in figures of both incoming and outgoing Erasmus students. The UGR is a welcoming cosmopolitan university: about 10% of the students enrolled are international students. Our University provides students with the opportunity to take part in an extensive range of mobility programmes, thanks to the diverse exchange agreements it maintains with higher education institutions in 85 countries.

3. A wide range of programmes and degrees

The UGR offers an extensive selection of high-quality academic programmes with a clear international vocation. In the academic year 2018/2019 the UGR will teach approximately 98 bachelor’s degrees (including a varied selection of international double degrees), 105 master’s degree programmes; 18 of which in international partnerships, as well as 28 doctoral programmes in three interdisciplinary doctoral schools.

4. Language learning opportunities

As a student at the UGR you can learn Spanish and other languages alongside the 10,000 local and international students who enrol each year on courses offered by the UGR’s Modern Languages Centre, Confucius Institute (Chinese), “Russkiy Mir” Russian Centre and “al-Babtain” Chair in Arab Studies.

5. World-class research

The UGR is internationally renowned for its excellence in diverse research fields, such as ICT (world top 50), Health Sciences, Mathematics, Cultural Heritage, Psychology and Linguistics, among others. Its 400+ research groups work in all areas of scientific knowledge, collaborating closely with other national and international leaders in their fields, as well as key industries.

6. Outstanding facilities and activities

The UGR offers a wide range of top-quality services for its students, covering all aspects of university life (libraries, Wi-Fi, canteens, disability services, sports and many more).

7. An ideal university city

The UGR merges with the city, its schools and campuses distributed throughout Granada, giving the city a lively student atmosphere (more than 60,000 students in a city of 250,000 inhabitants). Granada, a safe modern city, also has an outstanding geographical location just 40 minutes from the Mediterranean Coast with its tropical climate, and 30 minutes from the Sierra Nevada ski resort.

8. An intercontinental institution

The University of Granada also has campuses in the North African cities of Ceuta and Melilla, making it a truly intercontinental institution.

9. A culturally and historically rich city

Granada is an enchanting city, full of monuments, history and, of course, the University. Along with its charm, its many cultural and recreational activities make it a great city to explore and a magnificent destination for students from around the world. Granada offers a wide range of cultural activities including festivals of flamenco, jazz, tango, theatre, poetry, magic, music, and dance.

10. Commitment to sustainable development and cooperation

The UGR is firmly committed to the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Students and staff take part in local community service and international development cooperation activities. Students work in an environment of diversity, equality and tolerance.

Explore the UGR’s extensive range of bachelor’s degrees:


Applications and admissions to public universities in Andalusia are managed through the “Distrito Único Andaluz” regional platform. To obtain further information on specific dates related to the application process and to apply, please visit the “Distrito Único Andaluz” website: