World University Handball Championships

Men Tournament

YearHostChampionsScoreRunners-up
1963Lund, SwedenSwedenWest Germany
1965Madrid, SpainWest Germany Spain
1968Darmstadt, West GermanySoviet UnionRomania
1971Prague, CzechoslovakiaSoviet Union Czechoslovakia
1973Lund, Sweden RomaniaSoviet Union
1975Bucharest, RomaniaRomania Soviet Union
1977Warsaw, PolandRomania Yugoslavia
1981FranceRomania France
1985Darmstadt, West Germany Romania Soviet Union
1987Bucharest, Romania Romania Soviet Union
1990Groningen, NetherlandsRussiaRomania
1992Saint Petersburg, RussiaAustriaHungary
1994İzmir, TurkeyRussiaTurkey
1996Nyiregyhaza, HungaryHungary28-22Turkey
1998Novi Sad, YugoslaviaYugoslavia34-25Hungary
2000Covilha, PortugalHungary26-25Portugal
2002Cancelled
2004Chelyabinsk, Russia RussiaUkraine
2006Gdansk, PolandRussia31-30Georgia
2008Venezia, İtalyRussiaBelarus
2010Nyiregyhaza, Hungary Hungary33-26Czech Republic
2012Blumenau, BrazilCzech Republic 34-24Portugal
2014Guimaraes, PortugalPortugal29-23Brazil
2016Anreguera, Spain Romania28-20South Korea
2018Rijeka, CroatiaSouth Korea36-31Croatia
2020Lodz, Poland

Women Tournament

YearHostChampionsScoreRunners-up
1994Bratislavia, SlovakiaSlovakiaCzech Republic
1996Sofia, BulgariaRussia33-22Poland
1998Wroclaw, PolandNetherlands31-27Romania
2000Besançon, FranceRussia25-23Spain
2002Valencia, SpainRomania25-22Spain
2006Gdansk, PolandPolandHungary
2008Venezia, İtalyTurkey27-26Hungary
2010Nyiregyhaza, HungaryHungaryRound RobinRomania
2012Blumenau, BrazilCzech Republic32-18Romania
2014Guimaraes, PortugalBrazil24-17Russia
2016Anreguera, SpainSpain20-14Romania
2018Rijeka, Croatia Japan27-19Brazil
2020Lodz, Poland