University of Extremadura

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University of Extremadura
Universidad de Extremadura
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Latin: Universitas Extrematurensis
Established 1973
Type Public University
President Segundo Píriz Durán
Admin. staff 867
Undergraduates 22.510
Postgraduates 1.941
Location Badajoz, Cáceres, Mérida, Plasencia, Spain
Nickname UEX
Campus Ciencias Badajoz Fisica

University of Extremadura (in Spanish: Universidad de Extremadura) is a Spanish public university in Extremadura (Badajoz and Cáceres).

It was founded in 1973 by Decree 991/1973, May 10 (BOE May 18th) of the Ministry of Education and Science of Spain.

Together with the University of Cantabria, Castilla-La Mancha, Balearic Islands, La Rioja, Navarra, Oviedo, Zaragoza and the Basque Country, form the Group 9 of Universities.

UEx Virtual Campus[edit]

The Virtual Campus of the University of Extremadura (CVUE) complements the education that students receive in the classroom. Based on the New Technologies of Information and Communication aims to provide to teachers, students and administration and services staff, tools that extend and enhance the teaching-learning processes and team work. The UEX encourages virtual collaboration to be successfully with these processes, breaking with traditional models.

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