World University Handball Championship

The World University Handball Championship is the World University Championship (WUC) in handball competition contested by the men's and women's university's national teams of the member federations/associations of International University Sports Federation (FISU).

World University Handball Championship
Current season, competition or edition:
2018 World University Handball Championship
2018 World University Handball Championship
SportHandball
FoundedMen: 1963
Women: 1994
FounderInternational University Sports Federation
Inaugural seasonMen: 1963
Women: 1994
No. of teams16
Continents5
Most recent
champion(s)
Men:  South Korea
Women:  Japan (1st title)
Most titlesMen:  Romania (7 titles)
Women:  Russia (2 titles)

The men's tournament which was established in 1963 is the oldest World University Championship in 1994 there was established a women's tournament. Since 2006 both the men's and women's tournaments are held at the same place every two years.[1]