Science and technologies

BAIE (Barcelona Aeronautics and Space Association)

BAIE (Barcelona Aeronautics and Space Association) is an aeronautics and space cluster in Barcelona, Catalonia. Today BAIE has more than 90 members. It is a member of the European Aviation Clusters Partnership. It is also a platform created in November 2000 as an initiative of the Mayor of Barcelona Joan Clos, which aims to promote …

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Education

Pompeu Fabra University (UPF)

Pompeu Fabra University (UPF), created on June 18, 1990, is a public university located in Barcelona. In 2010, it obtained the qualification of Campus of International Excellence from the Ministry of Education. According to the Times Higher Education ranking, UPF is one of the seven fastest growing young universities in the world and also ranks …

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Education

Ramon Llull University

Ramon Llull University is a private university based in Barcelona. Founded on March 1, 1990 and approved by the Parliament of Catalonia on May 10, 1991, it is a federation of entities with a long history under the umbrella of the Ramon Llull University Private Foundation. Private non-profit Christian-inspired university, it was the first private …

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Education

The International University of Catalonia (UIC Barcelona)

The International University of Catalonia (UIC Barcelona) is a private university based in Barcelona created in 1997 and recognized by the Parliament of Catalonia by Law 11/1997, of October 1. It is part of the Xarxa Vives d’Universitats. It has two campuses, one in Barcelona and the other in Sant Cugat del Vallès.

At the moment …

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Education

Polytechnic University of Catalonia

The Polytechnic University of Catalonia BarcelonaTech (UPC, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya) is a public research and higher education institution specializing in engineering, architecture and science (Barcelona). It has centers and facilities in Barcelona, ​​Castelldefels, Manresa, Sant Cugat del Valles, Tarrassa and Vilanova i la Geltrú. It is the largest technical university in Catalonia, in 2020 …

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Education

Abat Oliba CEU University

Abat Oliba CEU University is a private non-profit, Catholic-inspired university located in Barcelona. It was founded in 1973 as the Abat Oliba University College. 25 of June of 2003 the Parliament of Catalonia approved its conversion in University Abbot Oliba CEU.

The university adopts the name of Abbot Oliba, count of Berga and Ripoll, bishop of …

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Education

Education in Valencia

Education in Valencia

With regard to regulated education, the Constitution states that there is a distribution of powers in educational matters among the various entities and administrations present in Spain. In this way, the General State Administration reserves the exclusive purpose to regulate the structure of the different educational levels and the conditions for …

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Education / News

Vila Pensa Festival del Pensament del Penedès 2020 analyzes philosophical and cultural challenges of the health crisis

Several lecturers and researchers of the University of Barcelona take part in this year’s edition of Vila Pensa, a festival on the thought, created in Vilafranca del Penedès, following the model of Barcelona Pensa and whose aim is to bring philosophy closer to citizens.

With the motto “Are we human?”, experts such as Montserrat Camps, Nemrod …

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Global education in XXI century by Ildus Nurgaliev

Ildus Nurgaliev

Ildus Saetgalievich Nurgaliev is a theoretical physicist, at the same time an expert on secondary and higher education in the USA, his expertise is based on his own experience of studying at Boston University (specialty – “education management”), extensive research work at US universities, and wealth of experience in study-abroad educational consulting for Russians.

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