The University is a public university based in Alicante, it was established in 1996, and has four campuses across the region. The university has over 25,000 students, of which over 13,600 (5% international) are enrolled on degree programmes across all three levels, bachelors (26 courses), masters (50 courses), and doctoral, and 12,000 on continuing education programmes. The university has over 1000 teachers and just under 500 administrative staff across 7 faculties: Experimental Science, Fine Arts, Health and Social Sciences, Medicine, Pharmacy, and two polytechnic schools of Social and Legal Science, and Engineering (Elche and Orihuela campuses). They are an innovative research-intensive university with almost 800 scientific publications per year, about 330 doctoral theses approved, over 11.8 million euros funding for R&D, 44 patents in the past 6 years, and about 3,000 graduates per year. The university is very focused on internationalisation, and post BREXIT is keen to foster strategic links with a UK University.
They currently offer Spanish Courses, Study Abroad Programs, Internships, and Exchanges in undergraduate courses: Engineering, Biotechnology, Food Technology, Psychology, Business, Legal Sciences, Communication, Physical Education, Fine Arts, Statistics, Health Sciences, Political Sciences, Environmental Sciences.
They are keen to look at launching a number of Dual Degree programmes (mobility based) taught in English, initially at Masters level, currently they offer no Masters in English. They would like to focus on one of the following Bio Chemical Engineering, Pharmacy, or Engineering but are keen to explore other options as well. They also would like the partnership to include the development of joint research projects, and student and staff mobility.
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