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Opening ceremony

Monday, September 27, at 6:00 p.m
Anna Navarro –chosen the top businesswoman to admire in 2021 by the magazine CIO Look– will give the opening lecture
Vaccination campaign

Vaccination campaign at the UB

The Health Department starts a campaign aimed at students
A vaccination campaign aimed at students starts on Wednesday at the UB and UPC.
Institutional welcome

A unique institutional welcome

This year, the UB offersan escape room to its students
It is possible to participate from 13 September to 8 October, and it includes face-to-face and online tests.

The Univer
sity

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Our university integrates tradition and innovation
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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.

Find out our faculties and centers

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

Leading Spanish institution in graduate employability

The UB holds the first position in Spain and the 87th worldwide in the QS Graduate Employability Rankings.

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The study explores the functionality of α2AR-D4R heteromers and its potential interest as a target to develop new therapeutical strategies.
Research

ADHD and impulsivity

New therapeutic targets could contribute to tackle these neuropsychiatric disorders.

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Anna Navarro.
Institutional

Opening ceremony

Successful businesswoman and former UB student Anna Navarro to give the opening lecture for the academic year 2021/2022.

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The UB joins the European Researchers' Night
Research

The UB joins European Researchers' Night

The UB takes part in La UB Divulga's science cafés and the activities by ICCUB.

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Massive extinction in late Cretaceous
Research

Massive extinction in late Cretaceous

A study reaffirms the hypothesis of the meteorite impact on Earth¡ 66 million years ago.

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Image from the inside of Cova del Gegant. Image: Joan Daura and Montse Sanz.
Research

The time of Neanderthals in Cova del Gegant

Researchers publish a comprehensive dating of the site with most Neanderthal remains in Catalonia.

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Childhood maltreatment alters the HOA-axis activity in early stages of life
Research

Child maltreatment and neurological development

Minors who suffer maltreatment can develop neurobiological disruptions.

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App SocUB
Academic

The SocUB app has new features

This academic year, the app features the student digital card and the CRAI Libraries Cercabib.

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The activation pathway of AMPK through GDF15 is a key mechanism against type 2 diabetes.
Research

New energy metabolism pathway

The AMPK activation route via cytokine GDF15 could help fight type 2 diabetes.

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ABEX
Research

New chair on robotic surgery

Created thanks to an agreement between the UB, Bellvitge Hospital and ABEX Excelencia Robótica.

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The UB on video

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