The UB in numbers

Course Offerings

  • 19 faculties and schools
  • 5 affiliated centres
  • 64 EHEA bachelor’s degree courses
  • 138 university master’s degree courses
  • 71 doctoral programs
  • 367 UB-specific master’s degree courses and postgraduate diplomas
  • 49 university extension courses
  • 408 lifelong learning courses (IL3-UB)

Students

  • 63,020 students, made up of :
    • 46,449 bachelor’s degree and pre-EHEA and diploma students
    • 4,878 university master’s degree students
    • 5,139 trainee researchers
    • 6,554 postgraduate students
  • 14,979 new students
  • 9,147 diploma and undergraduate degree holders and doctors

Personnel

  • 5,312 members of teaching and research staff
  • 2,412 members of administrative and service staff

Research

  • 58 million euros in research income
  • 606 scientific publications
  • 566 doctoral theses submitted
  • 106 departments
  • 243 consolidated research groups
  • 677 active research projects
  • 52 patents
  • 890 research grantholders
  • 24 research institutes and centres

International Activity

  • 9,163 international students at the UB
  • 1,929 international students on exchange programs
  • 1,322 UB students on exchange programs abroad
  • 1,787 agreeements with universities and other institutions outside Spain
  • 609.016 sq m constructed surface area
  • 719.634 books in the UB Library
  • 100,000 sq m of sports installations
  • 1,565 places in university halls of residence