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Not invisible anymore 

The UB joins the 8M commemoration one more year
We spoke to four women, two lecturers and two students, on how the fight for equal opportunities has evolved
University of Barcelona.

The UB outstands in 40 disciplines

New edition of QS Rankings by Subject
The UB is listed at the top in Anatomy and Physiology, Library and Information Management, and Philosophy
StartUB! head offices.

Entrepreneurship in the classroom

StartUB! drives students’ projects
UB students launch entrepreneur projects with the support of the university

The Univer
sity

in figures
Our university integrates tradition and innovation
+63 k
UB students
1st
Spanish university in the ARWU ranking 2020
1st
most innovative university in Spain, according to Reuters
+5,700
scientific publications in 2018

Our studies and faculties

Find out our studies

Bachelor's, master's, and postgraduate's degrees, and doctorate programmes as also as lifelong learning courses.

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Sixteen faculties and ten affiliated centers with a wide range of studies and research in all scientific areas.
Creatio
Research

UB participation in CAR-T ARI-0001 therapy

Creatio produces viruses that act as vectors in this recently approved advanced therapy.

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Albatrosses and petrels are extremely vulnerable to the threats both at sea and land. Image: <i>Calonectris edwardsii</i>
Research

A roadmap to protect albatrosses and petrels

Improving the governance of high sea territory will be decisive to protect seabirds.

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A moment during the event.
Institutional

StartUB! Sprint Awards

Two food product projects win this call, which supports students' entrepreneurial ideas.

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Institutional

Inow Asia, water management in Southeast Asia

UB Solidarity Foundation takes part in this cooperative project on water sustainable management.

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Further research is necessary to evaluate the effects of EGCG-containing supplements, the appropriate dose and their therapeutic potential in general.
Research

New study on green tea and Down syndrome

A new research adds evidence on potential benefits of green tea extract on Trisomy 21.

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Mouse
Research

Cheaper and ethical model for toxicology studies

Silkworm larvae open the door to new alternatives to mice models.

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Exhibition image.
Culture

New exhibition "Mars. The red mirror"

ICCUB researchers take part in CCCB exhibition that shows CRAI pieces.

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Car exhaust air pollution in cities. Novosibirsk, winter 2021. Photo: S. Duhovnikov
Research

Advances to transform air toxic molecules

A study presents materials to design catalysts efficient at low temperatures

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Alfonso Hernández.
Research

Sustainable innovation in businesses

Alfonso Hernández receives José Manuel Blecua Prize for a research on this topic.

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From left to right: Mercè Masana, Ana Gámez-Valero, Eulàlia Martí, Anna Guisado-Corcoll, Esther Pérez-Navarro and Maria Solaguren-Beascoa.
Research

Target to fight Huntington's

Small ribonucleic acids (sRNAs) contribute to the development of this pathology.

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