University of Leon

Address: Avenida de la Facultad, 25
Postcode:  24004
City: León
Country: Spain
Phone: +34 987 29 10 00
IRO Email

History and objectives

It was formally established in 1979, although some of its present sections trace their origins back over 150 years. It has been far from indifferent to relations with institutions and business in other countries.

Governing team

  • Management Office.
  • Social Council.
  • Rectorate.
  • General Secretary.
  • 10 Vice-rectors.


  • León.
  • Vegazana.
  • Ponferrada.

International programmes

  • Socrates-Erasmus.
  • Intercampus.
  • Staff Mobility Programme.
  • ECTS System.
  • Member of CGU and Universia Networks.


From October to February (Examination in January) and from February to July (examinations in June).


  • Animal Biology.
  • Cellular Biology and Anatomy.
  • Vegetal Biology.
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.
  • Basic Juridical Sciences.
  • Law of Administration and International Relations.
  • Private Law.
  • Basic Public Law.
  • Didactic of Musical, Plastic, Corporal, Design Expression and Physic and Sport Education.
  • Management and Business Economy.
  • Ecology, Genetic and Microbiology.
  • Economy.
  • Classic Studies.
  • Nursing and Physiotherapy.
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology.
  • Hispanics Philology.
  • Modern Philology.
  • Philosophy and Educational Science.
  • Physic, Chemistry and Graphic Expression.
  • Physiology.
  • Geography.
  • Hygiene and Technology of Food.
  • History.
  • Agrarian Engineering.
  • Electronic and Electronic Engineering.
  • Mining Engineering.
  • Mathematics.
  • Animal Medicine.
  • Veterinarian Medicine.
  • Animal Health.
  • Historical and Artistic Heritage and Writing Culture.
  • Animal Production I and II.


Social and Legal Studies
  • Faculty of Economics and Business.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration and Management.
  • Diploma in Business Studies.
  • Bachelor of Science (Econ.) (Actuarial and Financial Studies) [Part II].
  • Bachelor of Science (Econ.) (Marketing) [Part II].
  • Bachelor of Science (Econ.) (Economics) [Part II].
  • Faculty of Law.
  • Bachelor of Law.
  • Diploma in Management and Public Administration.
  • Faculty of Education.
  • Bachelor of Science (Psychology of Education) [Part II].
  • Bachelor of Education (Hearing and Language).
  • Bachelor of Education (Special Education).
  • Bachelor of Education (Physical Education).
  • Bachelor of Education (Infant Education).
  • Bachelor of Education (Music Education).
  • Bachelor of Education (Primary Education).
  • Bachelor of Education (Foreign Languages).
  • Faculty of Education (Ponferrada).
  • Certificate in Cinematography and the Visual Arts.
  • Faculty of Labour Studies.
  • Diploma in Labour Relations.
  • Bachelor of Science (Labour Studies) [Part II].
  • School of Social Work.
  • Diploma in Social Work.
  • Faculty of Sports Science.
  • Bachelor of Science in Sport and Physical Education.
  • School of Tourism (Leon).
  • Diploma in Tourism.
  • School of Tourism (Ponferrada).
  • Diploma in Tourism.
  • Faculty of Arts.
  • Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Language and Literature.
  • Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature.
  • Bachelor of Arts in Geography.
  • Bachelor of Arts in History.
  • Bachelor of Arts in Art History.
  • Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics [Part II].
  • Diploma in Librarianship.
Experimental and Heath Sciences
  • Faculty of Veterinary Science.
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science in Veterinary Studies.
  • Bachelor of Science (Food Science and Technology) [Part II].
  • Advanced Certificate in Animal Husbandry.
  • Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences.
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology.
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Studies.
  • Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology
  • School of Health Studies.
  • Diploma in Nursing.
  • School of Health Studies (Ponferrada).
  • Diploma in Nursing.
  • Diploma in Physiotherapy.
Technical Subjects
  • School of Agricultural Engineering.
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Agronomy).
  • Bachelor of Agricultural Engineering (Livestock Farming).
  • Bachelor of Agricultural Engineering (Horticulture and Gardening).
  • Bachelor of Agricultural Engineering (Farm Mechanization and Construction).
  • School of Agricultural Engineering (Ponferrada).
  • Bachelor of Agricultural Engineering (Agricultural and Food Industries).
  • Bachelor of Agricultural Engineering (Forestry).
  • School of Industrial Engineering and Computer Science.
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Science).
  • Bachelor of Industrial Engineering.
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Industry).
  • Bachelor of Aeronautical Engineering (Aircraft Engines).
  • Advanced Aeronautical Technician’s Certificate.
  • School of Mines.
  • Bachelor of Mining Engineering (Surveying and Prospecting).
  • Bachelor of Mining Engineering (Electrical and Mechanical Mine Equipment).
  • Bachelor of Mining Engineering (Mine Management).
  • Bachelor of Mining Engineering (Energy, Fuel and Explosives).
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mining).
  • School of Mines (Ponferrada).
  • Bachelor of Mining Engineering (Topography).
  • PhD Degrees.
  • Ecology and Environmental Technology.
  • Advanced Production Technology.
  • Intelligent Engineering Systems.
  • Animal and Plant Biology.
  • Medicine and Animal Surgery.
  • Molecular Biology and Biotechnology.
  • Animal Health and Reproduction.
  • Food Science and Technology.
  • Animal Production.
  • Physical and Sports Science.
  • Biomedicine.
  • Health Science.
  • Agrarian Technology.
  • Historical, Artistic and Document Heritage.
  • New Legal Trends.
  • Intercultural and Translation.
  • Psychology and Education Sciences.
  • Humanities and Social Sciences.
  • History and its Sources.
  • Europe: Territory, Environment, Economic Integration and Development.
  • Studies of the Hispanic Language.
  • Sheep Production and Health.
  • Strategies for the improvement and control of the quality of food.
  • Artistic relations as cultural exchange channel: sponsors, artists and clients.
  • Latin American Anthropology.
  • Structure and situation of work law.
  • Masters Degrees.
  • Finance.
  • Business Administration.
  • Sports enterprises management and administration.
  • Mental health and social clinical training.
  • Pedagogy.
  • Nutrition and dietetics.
  • Training of teachers of English and Spanish as a foreign languages.
  • Tourist consultancy and management.
  • Environmental audits and administration.
  • Renewable energies.
  • Pediatric physiotherapy.