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ARWU ranking

Among the top 200

Leading position in the Shanghai ranking
The UB is once again the only university in Spain to be ranked among the top 200 in the world in the Shanghai ranking
Biodiversity

Biodiversity indicators

New protocol for the study and conservation of nature
The Conservation Biology Group establishes a monitoring methodology for biodiversity and nature
Genetics and evolution

Chronology of human genetic variants

Study on the mutations that make us human
An estimation from comparing variations in the genomes of modern humans, Neanderthals and Denisovans

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

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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.
CHARM-EU
Institutional

A new phase for CHARM-EU

The alliance secures funding to expand and implement its innovative vision.

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CCiTUB
Research

More infrastructure for the CCiTUBs

Making it possible to offer services that will boost new lines of research.

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Rankometer 2022
Institutional

The UB holds the 154th position worldwide

It is the leading Spanish university in the Rankometer, which gathers the 5 most influential rankings.

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SARS-CoV-2 and bats
Research

SARS-CoV-2 and bats

Study reveals how some chiropterans avoid SARS-CoV-2 replication.

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The translocated species can be as much of a problem for both native fish and exotic fish, according to the study. Foto: Adolf de Sostoa.
Research

When the invasive fish are native

Study warns about the ecological impact of native species in waters that do not correspond to them.

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Chair UB José Luis Massó Private Foundation
Institutional

Chair UB José Luis Massó Private Foundation

It will offer grants to graduates of the Faculty of Chemistry with few resources or with a disability to help them enter the labour market.

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Opioid receptors and pharmacological activity
Reserach

Opioid receptors and pharmacological activity

New study opens up new perspectives in the design of new opioid analgesics without addictive effects.

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The effects of the pandemic on cinema
Culture

The effects of the pandemic on cinema

The Congress of History and Cinema will address civilizational collapses.

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Black hole guards
Research

Black holes outside the Milky Way

Researchers identify the first dormant black hole outside our galaxy.

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Josep Antoni Muñoz.
Research

An open museum in the Pyrenees

Its aim is to disseminate the geological history of this mountain range through a virtual experience.

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The UB on video

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