The Miguel Hernández University of Elche (UMH) has expanded tuition payment options for its undergraduate and master's students, and is offering different payment plans for the upcoming 2015/2016 academic year. Under these plans, undergraduate students have the possibility of dividing their tuition payments into as many as 8 installments, while master's students may opt for as many as 12. The payment installments are interest free.
The Board of Trustees at the Miguel Hernández University of Elche (UMH) has released the results from the first report on Job placement of university graduates. The perspective of Social Security affiliation. According to this study, the employment index for UMH graduates ranks above the average of Spanish public universities as measured by the rate of Social Security affiliation. Specifically, the affiliation rate (Social Security registrations) for graduates of the Spanish university system four years after finishing their education stands at 64.4%, while in the case of UMH graduates this percentage increases to 68.1% (69.1% for women and 66.9% for men).
The Miguel Hernández University of Elche (UMH) is presently the most productive Spanish university in creating technology-based companies from the work of its researchers. According to the latest report by the IUNE Observatory, which analyzes R&D activity at Spanish universities, the UMH stands out as the Spanish university institution that started the most spin-offs for the last recorded year (2013), with 2.36 companies per 100 faculty. Today, the UMH, through its Scientific Park and Innovation Lab, a business incubator and accelerator, actively maintains 22 companies that were born from the transfer of knowledge of university research.
Researchers from the Instituto de Neurociencias at the UMH discover how the discomfort from dry eye disease originates
A group of researchers from the Instituto de Neurociencias, a mixed center of the Miguel Hernández University of Elche (UMH) and the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), has a participated in a study on the origin of the symptoms of dry eye disease. The work, which explains the molecular mechanism leading to the discomfort that causes this disease, has been published in the journal Nature Communications.