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Campuses, faculties and departments


The University of Barcelona has campuses throughout and outside Barcelona, creating a unique relationship with the city and the wider region. This relationship stimulates participation in civic life and provides a means of sharing resources and services between the University and the city.

Further information: The campuses




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Across a total area of 500,000 sq m, the UB's network of centres comprises sixteen faculties and various UB-affiliated university institutes and units that contribute to the creation, transmission and diffusion of culture and scientific, technical and professional knowledge, fostering critical thinking and a culture of freedom and pluralism.

Further information: The faculties





The departments coordinate teaching in one or more knowledge areas across various degrees and programmes and provide support to teaching activities and initiatives.

Further information: The departments




Affiliated centres

The Affiliated centres

The affiliated centres are publicly or privately owned teaching institutions affiliated to the University of Barcelona through specific collaboration agreements approved by the Governing Council and the Board of Trustees. The University of Barcelona oversees the academic quality of the courses taught at these institutions.

Further information: The affiliated centres




Specialized spaces that promote interdisciplinary and interactive projects between the UB community and social, economic and cultural stakeholders in related fields.

 Further information: The parks


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