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

The UB, leading institution in Spain in the prestigious international rankings QS World University and CWUR

The University of Barcelona is listed as the first Spanish university in the 2021 edition of the QS World University Rankings, in which it holds the 183d world position among more than 1,600 higher education institutions.

Among the Spanish universities, the University of Barcelona is followed by the Autonomous University of Madrid (200), the Complutense University …

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Modern science and engineering with Ivan Stepanyan

We want to create the Pyrenean axis, which will connect all the universities in this area, says Quim Salvi, Rector of the University of Girona

University of Girona (UdG) is a public institution integrated into the system of Catalan state universities. The university was opened in 1991, but its prototype has existed in Girona since 1446. It was then that the Estudi General training center was created, which had the right to award academic degrees in such fields as rhetoric, …

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