We are an innovative university committed to quality research and the transfer of knowledge to society. Discover the reasons why we are your university.
1. Because we believe in the same things you do
- Freedom, honesty, responsibility and rigour
These are the ethical values present in all phases of our research activity. You can find out more about how we work by consulting the good practice guide.
Good practice guide
- Excellence in human resources management
The European Commission grants us the HRS4R award which recognises our commitment to the implementation of fair and transparent recruitment and a working environment that favours and stimulates research.
Human resources strategy
2. Because of our research base
- 44 doctoral programmes
- Four specialisation campuses: Campus do Mar, Campus Vigo Tecnolóxico, Campus CREA and Campus Auga
- 4 research centres, 4 support centres and 3 strategic groupings
- More than 180 research groups
- We have a call for grants financed with our own funds
Review some of our figures
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3. ... and because we can help you
- Training fellowships in research centres: CACTI, CITI and ECIMAT
- University pre-doctoral grants
- Job opportunities in R&D
- Various calls to attract and retain research talent
IF YOU NEED MORE INFORMATION
Contact the Vice-Rectorate for Research, Transfer and Innovation
+34 986 813 597