The University of Leon
The University was founded in 1979, along with the base of the first campus of the University, located on the border of Villaobispo de Otero and San Mamés municipalities.
Leon is located on the banks of the river Bernesga. There are famous architectural landmarks such as the gothic cathedral, a variety of historic buildings and a rich cultural legacy of Roman and medieval origin (for example, Romanesque basilica of San Isidro). The city attracts a huge number of students, who are interested in the buildings without the use of services “research paper help” of XIX and XX centuries and a maze of medieval streets.
The total number of students is more than 15,000.
1. Biology and Soil
6. Philosophy and Psychology
8. Romance and Germanic Philology
10. International relations
13. Geography, geo-ecology and tourism
14. Computer Science
17. Applied Mathematics and Mechanics
Students are provided with rooms in the dormitory. There is also the opportunity to rent an apartment or live with a host family.
The University of Salamanca
University of Salamanca (Universidad de Salamanca) is the oldest in Spain and one of the oldest and most famous universities in the world, founded in 1218. The university is one of the most prestigious in Spain. In addition, the University of Salamanca is one of the most powerful research centers in Spain.
Thousands of students come to the University of Salamanca on exchange programs every year.
Faculties at the university:
1. Faculty of Biology
2. Faculty of Fine Arts
3. Faculty of Sciences
4. Faculty of Chemistry
5. Faculty of Social Sciences
6. Faculty of law
7. Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
8. Faculty of Economics and Business
9. Faculty of education
10. Faculty of Pharmacy
11. Faculty of History and Geography
12. Faculty of medicine
13. Faculty of Psychology
14. Faculty of Philology
15. Faculty of Philosophy
16. Faculty of Translation and Documentation
It has 9 educational and administrative buildings located in four cities: Salamanca, Ávila, Zamora and Behar.
Not only Spanish students receive education at the university but also students from other countries.
Students are provided with rooms in the dormitory or they can choose student’ apartments.
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