Welcome to the Miguel Hernández University of Elche website.
Here, you can find all the information about our university: its facilities, centers, departments, research institutes, services, as well as its academic, cultural, and athletic endeavors. Via this online portal, you can learn more about us and actively participate in the campus life of this institution.
We are a public university that teaches in all areas of knowledge. Our degree programs include 26 bachelors, 2 dual bachelors, and 50 masters at our four campuses, distributed from the north to the south of the province of Alicante, in the municipalities of Altea, Sant Joan d’Alacant, Elche, and Orihuela.
The UMH is a young university committed to continuous incorporation of innovation and excellence to continue climbing the rankings of the best universities within our surroundings. According to various university quality indicators, the Miguel Hernández University of Elche is found among the top Spanish universities in the parameters of innovation and technological development, in teaching, and in the area of industry, innovation, and infrastructure.
Our university was founded with an inclusive mission and one of consensus, based on recognizing the diversity and differences between its campuses, areas of knowledge, and the people who comprise the university community. To accomplish this, we strive to provide the best conditions so we may all carry out our functions in the best possible manner, enhancing our finest qualities.
We are counting on you in this exciting project, which is in constant growth due to the contributions from all of you.
Juan José Ruiz Martínez
Rector of the Miguel Hernández University of Elche