Study in A Coruña

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  • The population density is approximately 6.700 people per square kilometer
  • There are 28.555 foreigners living in the city, accounting for 11.66% of the total population
  • Inditex’s headquarters are located in the nearby town of Arteixo

University of A Coruña

Sitting in northwestern Spain, A Coruña is the second most populated municipality and industrial and financial center  in the autonomous community of Galicia. The main campus of the University of A Coruña is located in the city of A Coruña.

A Coruña has a long history and deep religious traditions. In A Coruña, you can see many amazing cultural relics and beautiful beaches, and at the same time enjoy the convenience of modern civilization.

Founded in 1989, the University of A Coruña is a modern, innovative and dynamic university. The courses offered by the university of A Coruña are in a constant state of change and development in order to meet the needs of society. Alongside traditional majors, the university now offers several dual-degree program, international programs (degree programs taught in English), and a range of Master, PhD and propio Master programs, as well as the permanent training center of the University.

Besides, the University of A Coruña is a dynamic public university full of spirits of innovation and internationalization. It has established job placement partnerships in hundreds of companies. The university aims to train students to become the cutting-edge professionals required by today’s rapidly changing digital society, and the employment rate of graduates ranks among the highest in the country.

The University of A Coruña is a truly international university. A large number of academic staff and students participate in the mobility program every year. At the same time, the university receives more than 600 students from other countries to carry out exchange programs and scientific researchers to carry out academic cooperation and exchanges each year. These international exchange programs promote the internationalization of the university and increase the diversity of academic and cultural experiences of teachers and students. These are all thanks to the bilateral exchange agreements signed between the University of A Coruña and other universities, as well as special cooperative programs and joint degree programs carried out accordingly.

Language Center of University of A Coruña

The Language Center of the University of A Coruña is a dynamic institution in the university. The language center offers a variety of language courses every semester for Erasmus students and other non-Spanish native students and even the public to participate. The Spanish as a foreign language courses are designed for students who wish to start learning or improve their Spanish during their stay in Spain.

The courses of the language center adopt a small-class teaching system, and the number of students in each class is less than 15 students. In the language center, both traditional teaching methods and the latest audiovisual technology are used in teaching.

City Life in A Coruña

The Roman Tower of Hercules in A Coruña is also a sight not to be missed in this city. The lighthouse has been in operation since the 2nd century AD and has been listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

A Coruña is the top perfect city in Galicia. In A Coruña, you can take a stroll along the streets and explore Roman architecture as well as modern and innovative buildings. Many magnificent city squares are full of prosperous business, good atmosphere and joy of life. On hot summer days, people like to gather at beaches, piers and fishing ports to enjoy the sunshine and sea waves. For La Coruña, which has a well-developed marine transportation industry, the importance of commercial ports to the entire city is self-evident.

Due to its location on the Atlantic coast, A Coruña has an extremely mild climate. Throughout the year, the Riazor beach, the Orzan beach and the Matadero beach welcome your visit at any time. In summer, the beach is always crowded with tourists from all over Europe; in spring and autumn, there are also many tourists who come on vacation. They enjoy relaxing on the beach, bathing in the Atlantic ocean and showering in the Iberian Peninsula sunshine.