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Election 2020

Election at the Rector’s Office

The election will be held on Novembre, 26, 2020
More than 52.000 members of the university community, among TRS, AdSS and students, are called to vote
Group of robed men before the opening of the academic year.

First lecture of the academic year

Antoni Trilla opens the academic year
This is the oldest solemn ceremony held at the University of Barcelona
Students in the UB.

The UB inside an app

Launch of SocUB, an app for the students
For the first time, students can access the main services of the University of Barcelona through their phone devices.

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.
Crai.
Culture

Rare Book and Manuscript Library of the UB with gender perspective

An online exhibition and sessions show historical studies on women.

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software.
Research

Error-free computer programs

The project, led by UB researchers in collaboration with companies, applies mathematical logic methods.

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Disseminators.
Institutional

Awards to dissemination

Professors M. Carmen Llasat and Santiago Álvarez receive the award to top dissemination activities.

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Debat.
Institutional

Violence against women, in Debats UB

The next Debats UB: Feminisme(s) session will take place on October 27 in the UB Youtube channel.

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Eagle.
Research

Bird electrocution, a global problema

The Conservation Biology Team of the UB and Mava Foundation work together to stop bird electrocution.

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Best.
Research

Great results in Best Global Universities

The UB improves positions in this international ranking and reaches the 90th position worldwide.

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Edicions.
Culture

Award to a book on surrogate pregnancy

A book from the Bioethics collection of Publications and Editions of the UB, awarded in the National Prize on University Editing

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Molecule.
Research

New molecule able to implement quantum code

The study, led by IN2UB researchers, has been distinguished by the journal 'Chemical Science'

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The UB on video