Universidad Europea de Canarias is the first private higher education institution in the Canary Islands. It currently offers degrees and master programs adapted to the business world in social sciences and communications, architecture, and health and sport sciences, which add value for students and provide them with an international experience. Pragmatically geared toward boosting employability, the educational model of Universidad Europea de Canarias is also based on personalized attention for its students, language training and the different international mobility opportunities available, and an innovative focus, based on theoretical and practical learning and developing professional competencies and skills. In addition, the institution aims to transfer know-how and design study methodologies compatible with professional activity allowing everyone to continue learning at any age. Universidad Europea de Canarias is one of the three campuses belonging to Universidad Europea, the leading academic institution on the Spanish private higher education market; it currently has 16,000 students.
Universidad Europea de Canarias academic model places special emphasis on the maturity and student autonomy, to adapt students in to a world that is increasingly complex and in perpetual change. Universidad Europea de Canarias students acquire knowledge and develop competences and values with an academic model in which they learn by doing, in an interdisciplinary, international environment, immersed in the profession from the first day, and in which the use of space and technology has revolutionized the way in which learning develops.