PAMPLONA PERUGIA WEISSENBURG
Pamplona is the capital of Navarre,
in the north of Spain.
It is a small and
His population is
The city is famous worldwide for the
San Fermin festival, from July 7 to
14, in wich the running of the bulls
or encierro is one of the main
The city is home to two universities:
• University of Navarre which is ranked as the best private
university in Spain.
• Public University of Navarre established by the
Government of Navarre in 1987.
• There is also a local branch of the UNED (Universidad
Nacional de Educación a Distancia).
• Pamplona has more than 15 colleges.
ECONOMY OF PAMPLONA
Pamplona has changed in a few decades from a little
administrative and rural town to a medium-size city of industry
In the industry the most important activity is related to
automobile industry. Volkswagen manufactures
Polo model in its factory of Landaben
and there are many auxiliary industries
that work for Volkswagen
and other companies.
Renewable energy technologies are
also an increasing economic sector
with the National Centre for Renewable
Energies (CENER) and of Acciona.
Founded in 1920, it plays
in the “Spanish first
First person who won 5 “Tours of
France” in a row.
“VIRGEN DEL CAMINO”
I attend to “Virgen del Camino” college.
It openned its doors for the first tiem 50 years ago.
It is 15 minutes walking from the city center, and around 5 minutes by bus.
It has two diferents buildings.
It has about 800 students and more than 80 teachers.
In it we can study a great variety of courses like: electricity, welding and
IN VIRGEN DEL CAMINO
We study numeric control
We study how to create our own bussines
We study mechanic production
We study languages like english
We study draw
In the first year of our studies
we study and do practice at
the college, and in the second
and last year we make them in
This year is the fifth
aniversary of the college.