Francisco de Vitoria University

country rank  67
world rank  4010

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University Overview

Established in 1992, Universidad Francisco de Vitoria (Francisco de Vitoria University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large city of Madrid (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Madrid Community. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Pozuelo de Alarcón. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación y Formación Profesional, España (Ministry of Education and Vocational Training, Spain), Universidad Francisco de Vitoria (UFV) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Francisco de Vitoria (UFV) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 28 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Francisco de Vitoria University
Acronym UFV
Founded 1992
Motto Vince in Bono Malum
Defeat Evil with Good
Colours Blue and gold

University Location

Address Carretera Pozuelo-Majadahonda, Km. 1,800
Madrid (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
28223 Madrid Community
T +34 913510303
F +34 917091555
Other locations Pozuelo de Alarcón

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Ctra. Pozuelo-Majadahonda, km.1,800
Pozuelo de Alarcón 28223
+34 917091400

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Francisco de Vitoria University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación y Formación Profesional, España

Year of first Accreditation


  • Conferencia de Rectores de las Universidades Espanolas CRUE
  • International Federation of Catholic Universities FIUC
  • CUMULUS Association
  • European Association for International Education EAIE

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Site last updated: Monday, 10 February 2020