• Audiovisual Communication studies: a breeding ground for film-makers  
  • Bachelor's degree programmes information sessions at UPF  
  • Open Bachelor's Degree UPF  
  • Graduation ceremony 2015  
  • UPF, ranked 12th worldwide among the top universities under 50 years old  
  • One of the twenty European universities with more projects funded by the European Research Council
    One of the twenty European universities with more projects funded by the European Research Council
    European Research Council, 2014
  • International Excellence Campus
    Distinguished as a
    International Excellence Campus
    Spanish Ministry of Education, 2010
  • 90% of graduates would choose again UPF to take their studies
    High degree of satisfaction
    90% of graduates would choose again UPF to take their studies
    AQU Catalunya, 2014
  • 36% of master's students and 52% of doctoral students are international
    36% of master's students and 52% of doctoral students are international
    (2014-2015 academic year)
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News & events

News & events

25.05.2015
ICRA 2015 Congress presents the latest advances in risk analysis and management
The meeting, involving some 200 researchers from such diverse fields as health, engineering and finance, will take place from 26-29 May at venues spread between CosmoCaixa and UPF.
22.05.2015
Audiovisual Communication studies: a breeding ground for film-makers
Many renowned audiovisual industry professionals have trained at UPF. Film-making, particularly documentary production, seems to be an area in which the University's students are especially prolific.
21.05.2015
A computational model of brain activity is able to learn to decide
Produced and presented within the framework of the European project BrainScaleS by Etienne Hugues, a researcher of the team led by Gustavo Deco, ICREA research professor and director of the Center for Brain and Cognition at the Department of Information and Communication Technologies.
20.05.2015
Codes that changed the world: evolution or revolution?
Is cultural evolution similar to biological evolution? That is the question posed by Sergi Valverde and Ricard Sol, members of the Complex Systems Laboratory at the Department of Experimental and Health Sciences regarding the evolution of programming languages in a study published on 20 May in the Journal of the Royal Society Interface
19.05.2015
MedBioinformatics, a project about translational research and personalized medicine in oncology and neuropsychiatry
This project coordinated by Ferran Sanz,  aims to develop useful bioinformatics tools and applications, and autonomously usable for analysing the huge amount of data and knowledge generated in healthcare and biomedical research in order to facilitate translational research and precision medicine.
14.05.2015
Muscle fibrosis is accentuated by the partial loss of the identity and functionality of muscle cells
A study published on 14 May in Stem Cell Reports by the group led by Pura Muoz-Cnoves, ICREA research professor and head of the Cell Biology Unit of the Department of Experimental and Health Sciences (CEXS) at Pompeu Fabra University and a member of CIBERNED.
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