Educational Excellence Awards
Best International University for Online Education
Best Innovation in an International University
Best Training Plan in an International University
Best Education Program in an International University
Special Mention for the Best International University
Platinum Award to the Most Awarded University
National Award Cultura Viva
November 13, 2015
The XXIV Edition of the National Award Cultura Viva in the category of Higher Education was awarded to the International University of La Rioja, UNIR for its contribution to the promotion of Higher Education through the use of new technology, its quick development as a university online whose first language is Spanish and the degree of satisfaction manifested by its students on all surveys.
AJE Award for University entrepreneurship
March 20, 2015
Granted in the XIII Edition of the Young Entrepreneur Awards of Madrid in the CaixaForum auditorium.
Award for Best Digital Project of La Rioja
March 12, 2015
The Newspaper La Rioja closed the Imaginext Rioja sessions with the Rioja Web Awards 2015.
Job Creation Award
March 5, 2015
Granted by the magazine Actualidad Económica, edited by the Editorial Unit. These business awards come from a long tradition and enjoy great prestige in the business world.
February 27, 2015
UNIR has been granted the Internationalization Award 2014 of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of La Rioja, destined to the companies of La Rioja that stand out because of their exporting spirit.
Education Protagonist Awards
October 30, 2014
Last October in CaixaForum Madrid, the MAGISTERIO newspaper organized the VI edition of the Education Protagonist Awards where UNIR was awarded for being pioneer in Spain in the introduction of Online Higher Education.
Company of the Year Award
November 7, 2014
Award given in the VII Edition of the Night of Telecommunication Awards.
May 29, 2014
Eleventh edition of the Onda Cero La Rioja Awards last May 2014, the Company Award went to UNIR.
Values Special Award
The Special Value Award 2013 given by the COPE group in November 2013 acknowledges the social commitment of the International University of La Rioja and highlights the values of solidarity and education of the Institution.
Awards to professors at UNIR
- Casa de las Américas Musicology Award, granted to professor Iván César Morales.
- “El Barco de Vapor 2016” Award, given to Professor Roberto Santiago.
- Extraordinary Doctorate Award of International Reference for Professor Diego Iturriaga.
- SEN Cefaleas Award 2015- Social category for his work disseminating headaches, given to Professor David Ezpeleta.
- “Julián Marías” Award for researchers younger than 40, given to Miguel Rodríguez Blanco.
- Extraordinary Doctorate Award, granted to Mónica Clavel and Alberto Magreñán.
- Award for best research in sports medicine, granted to Manuel Jiménez.
- Decorated with the Gran Cruz de Alfonso X El Sabio Award, José Antonio Ibañez-Martín.
- Emilio Castelar Award of Retorical Eloquency granted to Miguel Ángel Garrido.
- Extraordinary Doctorate Award, for his research on Food Legislation, given to Andrea Toledo.
- Prisma Bronze Award, granted to David González.