UVigo at a glance
We were born in 1990 and, since then, we have maintained constant growth and consolidation. We are a cutting-edge university, with excellence as its objective and which is growing as an international reference in innovation and research.
A public university at the service of society
Universidade de Vigo is a public university, with academic, economic and government autonomy, which is at the service of society under the principles of equality, solidarity, democracy and freedom.
Our priority aims are the achievement of the highest levels of quality in teaching and research, as well as the promotion of the search for new knowledge and its transfer to society, artistic creation and scientific and technological development.
The current corporate identity of Universidade de Vigo was formed in October 2008, facing a change and updating according to a new scenario. The identity is composed of different symbols that represent the university to create an internal unit and a unified, powerful and representative external projection of our traits and values, the sign is present in the different contexts in which it develops.
Effort, creativity, excellence and perseverance have led us, in these years of activity, to consolidate ourselves as the modern and innovative university that we are.
We are a rigorous, transparent, inclusive institution, committed to diversity and gender equality, with respect for the environment and environmental sustainability. With the axis in the transfer of knowledge and training, research is configured here as the foundation of teaching and as a means for the scientific and cultural development of society. This is us, the Universidade de Vigo .