Come and study at the best Spanish Technical University

The Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) is a prestigious public university, internationally recognised. And no wonder: UPV is the first Spanish technical university to appear in the Shanghai benchmark ranking, where more than 2,600 universities worldwide are evaluated.

For over 50 years, we have been training professionals for a changing future full of challenges, which is why we provide you with many tools to achieve your professional goals successfully.

The Universitat Politècnica de València opens the doors to a first-class education with the international projection and prestige that European standards offer. And not only that, the UPV offers you educational, training and life experience that will prepare you for the best future – The one you choose.

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Undergraduate Calendar


The dates vary each year. Pre-registration for the universities of the CV, where the UPV is located, takes place from the end of June to the beginning of July.


Once your admission to the UPV is confirmed, we will send you a message with the date and time for your enrolment. This will be in mid-July.

Master’s Calendar


Each master’s degree starts pre-registration at different times, opening first for international students.

PHASE 0: November
PHASE 1: March to May
PHASE 2: end of June
PHASE 3: end of July and September


Depending on the pre-registration and the number of places available, registration occurs at different times in June, July or September.

PhD student calendar


From May to October.


45 days after pre-registration.


10 days after the admission

Admission process

All admission processes are done online by submitting scanned documents. A tutorial will guide you through the papers and procedures when you start the pre-registration process. You will be asked for supporting documents if you still need definitive documents. You have until December to present them physically.


If you have any doubts or questions, you can contact PoliConsulta, UPV’s information service, which will forward your query to the person in charge, who will respond as soon as possible.