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Universidad de Cádiz

Universidad de Cádiz, Dr. Marañón nº 3, 11002 Cádiz, Spain, Cadiz
4.09 / 5 based on 114 reviews.
Description:
The UCA has its roots in the Royal Naval College of Surgery founded in 1748. Founded on the 30th October 1979, the University of Cádiz is a growing institution, closely interwoven with the economic and social fabric of the province.
The university consists of various campuses: the campus in the town centre of Cadiz offering Health Sciences, Arts and Humanities, Economics, and Engineering; the campus in Puerto Real offering scientific degrees (Chemistry, Mathematics, Chemical Engineering, Nautical and Naval Sciences), the Andalucian Centre for Marine Studies and the Faculty of Education Sciences also in Puerto Real, in Jerez de la Frontera Law and Business, and the Polytechnic in Alg... Read more


Programmes
Accreditations
94% of students recommend
114 reviews
Housing
4.1/5
All experiences (114)
Student life
4.7/5
5 stars (36)
Academic
3.4/5
4 stars (60)
Languages
4.1/5
3 stars (12)
Expenses
3.9/5
2 stars (6)
Overall
4.6/5
1 star (0)
granada, ronda and sevilla are really worth a trip! Try to get in touch with locals, better: live with them , you´ll improve your spanish a lot. Read Review
oozz, Germany

114 reviews of Universidad de Cádiz

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HOUSING    
by minx, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Translation/ Interpretation, Erasmus
Personal assessment
Cost
KEY:
Couldn't have asked for more.
Pretty good.
Could've been better, but didn't lessen the overall experience.
Disappointing.
Facilities
Location
Cleanliness
Space
Type of housing: Apartment/House
Arranged by: Independently - I had no other choice
If returning, I would choose: Apartment/House
Why? It was great value for money, near the beach and it was a huge flat
Personal comments:
As it was arranged independantly I thought it was great, quite hard finding a place, but within a week I was fine.
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STUDENT LIFE    
by Michal, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Vienna, Austria
Marketing and Sales Management, Erasmus
Personal social experience
Activities
KEY:
Amazing! Hardly had time to study.
Plenty to do when I had the time.
So-so.
Did not get involved.
Nightlife
Travel
Overall
Describe host city: Students equally interact with the local and student community
Travel: Takes place mostly outside the university/student environment
Activities, Nightlife: Takes place both within and outside of the university/student environment
Personal comments:
Botellon, bar Cuba, Nahu, Woodstock, Excalibur in the Punta, bar Flamenco - the best!!! La Caleta during the day
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ACADEMIC    
by oozz, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Medicine, Erasmus
My academic experiences
Quality of courses
KEY:
Fantastic.
Pretty good.
Could've been a bit better.
Disappointing.
Variety of courses
Availability/access to resources
Interaction with teachers
Interaction with other international students
Interaction with local students
Course recommendations:
the teaching system is not very modern, so it could have been better.



My opinion of the university assessment
Exams at end of course
KEY:
Liked it.
It was alright.
A bit annoying.
Didn't like it.
Exams throughout the course
Essays and/or projects at the end of course.
Essays and/or projects throughout the course
Overall
Personal comments:
mor possibilities to practice for the medizin-students.

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by Therese, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Vienna, Austria
Business Studies, Erasmus
Language difficulties
Social
KEY:
No problems.
I coped pretty well.
Sometimes it was difficult.
It was a constant struggle.
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Language of instruction: Spanish
Was learning Spanish a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my Spanish
How much did you improve your Spanish?
My level before: Everyday knowledge (shopping, directions, etc.)
My level after: At ease in most situations
Personal comments:
andalusian and especially gaditanian accent is very hard to understand at the beginning. BUt people are very helpful and repeat phrases very often.
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EXPENSES    
by oozz, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Medicine, Erasmus
The accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
KEY:
Very easy.
Minimal effort.
Accessible but required effort.
Almost impossible.
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Main source of funding:
Government assistance
Other sources of funding:
An ERASMUS grant
Work opportunities:
I didn't explore any work options
Personal spending habits:
Nightlife isn´t very expensive in Cádiz. Of course I travelles a lot and spent more noney than normally.
Travel: was more expensive than at home.
Food, Overall, Telephone: was the same price as at home.
Nightlife, Housing: was less expensive than at home.
Personal comments:
none
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OVERALL    
by Carola, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Vienna, Austria
Marketing and Sales Management, Erasmus
Important to choosing this university...
Academic reasons
KEY:
Very Important.
Important.
Not really important.
Unimportant.
Culture
Costs
Activities
Campus life
Party / people
Weather / Location
I wish I had known...
no
In my opinion:
Everybody loved it, you will too!



During my experience abroad, I ...
Became familiar with another culture
KEY:
Happened all the time.
Happened quite a lot.
Happened a bit.
Didn't happen.
Traveled
Improved language skills
Met people from other countries
Became more independent
Partied a lot
Experienced a change in life
Advanced my studies/career
Personal recommendation:
if you would like to advance your studies, i would not recommend cadiz. there is not a big choice of courses. but social life in cadiz is really great.



FINAL COMMENTS

travelling is cheap in cadiz and there are a lot of nice places one has to go! take with you your notebook. access to computers at university is very bad!
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