The UB's research institutes promote and organize interdisciplinary and specialized research activities in different fields of science, technology and the arts. They also provide scientific and technical consultancy in their areas of expertise. The University of Barcelona currently runs and participates in approximately thirty research institutes and research centres.
Institutes with "Maria Maetzu Excellence Accreditation", awarded by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO):
Institutes in which the UB participates, accredited as "Healthcare Research Institutes" by the Carlos III Health Institute (Madrid):
Institutes in which UB participates, accredited as "Severo Ochoa Excellence Centre" by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness:
Other institutes in which the UB participates: