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Carme Junyent.

Is there any hope for Catalan?

State of Catalan, between precariousness and hope
M. Carme Junyent coordinates a book on the minority of the Catalan language, which advocates to gain new speakers.
The Historical Building became a huge filming set to host the filming of the second season of <i>Merlí. Sapere aude</i>.

The UB, an enormous filming set

Camera...and action! Merlí. Sapere aude is back
The Historical Building is once again the filming set for the second season of the television series.
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

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

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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.
BarcUBa-Seq
Research

Database on colonic genetic variants

The open-access data allow users to see the variants that regulate the gene expression of nearly 400 patients.

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Siemens.
Institutional

New chair on Digital Healthcare

Created by the UB and Siemens Healthineers, it will promote education on digital healthcare.

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Some marine areas with no environmental protection figure are decisive for the conservation of species. Photo: European storm petrel, Ángel Sallent (ANSE)
Research

Les aus marines i la flota pesquera

Algunes àrees sense protecció mediambiental són decisives per als ocells marins.

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Photograph of a dog burian in Can Roqueta.
Research

What did dogs eat 3,500 years ago?

A study analyzes dog bones from the Bronze Age and the First Iron Age in Can Roqueta.

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Gorillas.
Research

The secret behind gorillas’ chest beats

The body size of primates is conveyed in their sound messages.

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Huntington
Research

New consortium to treat Huntington’s

It will promote stem-cell advanced therapy to treat this neurodegenerative disease.

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Participants in a previous edition of the UB employment fair.
Academic

Virtual UB Employment Fair

It will allow students and graduates of different disciplines to get in touch with employers.

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Appointments.
Institutional

Incorporations to Rector's and Manager's offices

The rector appointed Glòria Matalí, Jordi Matas, Ander Errasti and Eva Perelló new positions.

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CHARM-EU
Academic

New master's degrees: first CHARM-EU studies

Novelties in master's degrees for the next academic year include the first by the European university CHARM-EU.

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Juan Fran Sangüesa
Institutional

Replacement in the Scientific and Technological Centers

The rector appointed the biochemical engineer Juan Fran Sangüesa new director of CCiTUB.

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