The Universidad de Granada, founded in 1531, continues a long teaching tradition, the roots of which can be traced back to the madrasahs of the last Nasrid Kingdom.
Over 60,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students study at the UGR, with another 20,000 students taking additional courses,language courses, summer courses etc. The University employs 3650 lecturers and over 2000 administration, technical and maintenance staff.
At present, courses for 75 different qualifications are taught in the 28 teaching centres of the UGR. The courses are taught across 116departments. The Postgraduate School offers 68 master’s courses, 116 doctorate programmes and 113 additional courses.
The Universidad de Granada participates in Energy in Time with the Department of Computer Sciences and Artificial Intelligence (http://decsai.ugr.es) constituted by 70 researchers and 50 research grant holders.