The UB is Spain's leading university, offering a range of high-quality academic programmes and excellent research standards.
The University of Barcelona has sixteen faculties, ten affiliated centres and a doctoral school through which all its academic programmes are run. It also has a Science Park, a Science and Technology Centre service, seventeen research institutes, over five hundred research groups and nearly six thousand researchers.
With sixteen libraries and a hundred thousand square metres dedicated to health and sport, the University of Barcelona offers a wide range of services. Nearly seven thousand square metres of developed space are available to the largest university community in Catalonia.