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Repressed UB

Persecuted by Francoism

An act of justice
Tribute will be paid at midday on 26 January to members of the UB who were repressed by Franco's regime
Vespres

Supporting emerging artists

A new edition of Els Vespres d'Hivern
Tickets can now be booked for the cycle of concerts, which begins on 3 February
Let's save energy

Let's save energy

We are responsible
The UB Energy Saving Plan comes into force to minimise energy consumption in areas such as air conditioning, lighting and IT equipment

The Univer
sity

in figures
Our university integrates tradition and innovation
+72 k
UB students
1st
Spanish university in the ARWU ranking 2020
1st
most innovative university in Spain, according to Reuters
7,112
scientific publications

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.
Brain and obsessive compulsive disorder
Research

Brain and obsessive compulsive disorder

The size of two brain regions may predict the effectiveness of psychological behavioural therapy in children with OCD.

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Improving existing antibiotics
Research

Improving existing antibiotics

The lack of efficient antibiotics is an increasingly serious threat to global health.

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EUCAIM
Institutional

La UB, present in the EUCAIM European project

Together with the Barcelona Supercomputing Centre, the University will lead the chapter of federated solutions on analyses and learning.

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UB-DANONE
Institutional

The 8th UB Danone Chair Awards are presented

These awards are an initiative, launched in 2015, to support training in food and health among young students.

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Montserrat Aguadé is awarded the Gold Medal for Scientific Merit
Institutional

Montserrat Aguadé is awarded the Gold Medal for Scientific Merit

Barcelona City Council honors her teaching and research career in genetics.

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Roald Hoffmann
Research

The Nobel laureate Roald Hoffmann, at the UB

Roald Hoffmann's work has contributed to deciphering the role of orbitals in chemical reactions.

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Isabel Viola
Interview

European Day of Mediation

Isabel Viola: "Mediation promotes social peace"

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Doctors' Senate Awards
Research

Doctors' Senate Awards

The 26th edition of the award honors a doctoral thesis on the evolution of language.

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Hospital Clínic
Institutional

Agreement on the Clinic Campus expansion

The Catalan Government, the Barcelona City and Provincial councils, the UB and Hospital Clínic approve the Clinic’s feasibility regarding the Diagonal.

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Ants
Research

Physics and collectivity in the fire ant

The active matter theory would explain the collective behaviour of these social insects.

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Mitochondria
Research

Mitochondria and muscle atrophy

Team describes cellular inflammation mechanism linked to alterations in mitochondrial dynamics.

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