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Third edition of the International Mobility Fair

International Mobility Fair

To take place on October 18 and 19 virtually
Students will find helpful information for their destination choices and access to grants.
COVID-19 dissemination

What do we know about COVID-19?

Scientific dissemination on the disease
The main hall of the Historical Building holds an interactive module on COVID-19 until October 29.
Anna Navarro

Interview with Anna Navarro Schlegel

Successful businesswoman and former UB student
A guide in the field of technology, she was in charge of opening the academic year 2021/2022 in the UB.

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.

Find out our faculties and centers

Sixteen faculties and ten affiliated centers with a wide range of studies and research in all scientific areas.
New nanotechnology white paper
Research

New nanotechnology white paper

Paper on its impact on ethical, social, legal, economic and educational aspects.

Further information
Two new genetic variants associated with suicide attempts help to decode risk factors of this problem
Research

Genetic study on suicide risk

Researchers find two new involved genetic variants thanks to data from more than 500,000 patients.

Further information
List of buried people in Horta de Sant Joan during the Civil War whose body remains were recovered by their relatives in 1959.
Research

Who is buried in the Valley of the Fallen?

Historical research relps to recover the remains of buried family members in this Francoist mausoleum.

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New edition of 'The UB in figures' with the highlights of the year 2020/2021
Institutional

New edition of 'The UB in figures'

It features the highlights of the University of Barcelona and the evolution over the last academic years.

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Photo of an active pneumatic taken with a fluorescence microscope.
Research

Universal laws describe active fluids

The turbulent fluxes of these fluids can be described through simple mathematical laws.

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The future of nutrition
Institutional

The future of nutrition

Session to debate on the global challenge to reach a fair and sustainable food system.

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The study shows the potential benefits of the daily intake of peanut products on the improvement of the cognitive function and stress response in a young and health population.
Research

Health benefits of nuts

A study describes the potential benefits of peanut consumption in young and healthy people.

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Image of a lake in a volcanic crater in the Azores Islands. Photo: Alberto Sáez (UB)
Research

When were the Azores colonized?

A study indicates that the first settlers arrived 700 years before the Portuguese navigators.

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Eagle
Research

Bonelli’s eagle in Mallorca

A study by the Conservation Biology Group confirms the success of this bird’s reintroduction program.

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Food and sustainability: a culinary, academic and social perspective
Institutional

Sessions on food and sustainability

The Food and Nutrition Torribera Campus will hold the first day of the sessions.

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The UB on video

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