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  • 1st Spanish univeristy
    Position 164 worldwide and 72 in Europe
    1st Spanish univeristy
    Times Higher Education ranking (2013)
  • 25th highest<br />ranked university<br />in the world
    Among those under 50 years of age
    25th highest
    ranked university
    in the world
    Times Higher Education and QS rankings, Top 100 under 50 ranking, 2012
  • 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, 2012
  • International Excellence Campus
    Distinguished as a
    International Excellence Campus
    Spanish Ministry of Education, 2010
  • 17% of UPF's faculty is international
    17% of UPF's faculty is international
    (2012)
  • First Spanish<br/>univeristy
    in teaching quality and ability to attract students
    First Spanish
    univeristy
    CYD Report, 2010
  • 83% of graduates would choose again UPF to take their studies
    High degree of satisfaction
    83% of graduates would choose again UPF to take their studies
    AQU Catalunya, 2011
  • High level of employment
    87% of UPF graduates work
    High level of employment
    AQU Catalunya, 2011
  • 30% of UPF graduates have studied abroad
    30% of UPF graduates have studied abroad
    2011-2012 academic year
  • Admission: two students apply for every UPF place available
    Admission: two students apply for every UPF place available
    (2013-2014 academic year)
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News

14.04.2014
Recent advances in the study of proteins and their interactions
The Structural Bioinformatics Research Group led by Baldo Oliva, a researcher in UPF's Department of Experimental and Health Sciences (CEXS), has presented two web servers that will facilitate the study of protein configuration and the gene expression involved in the manifestation of several conditions.
11.04.2014
INTERVIEW with Carlos Scolari and Jorge Carrion: "More and more people consume television series, and these people want to know more"
Carlos Scolari and Jorge Carrion, lecturers at the Department of Communication and the Department of Humanities at UPF, talk to us about the new MOOC they are coordinating, called "The third golden age of television", which is based on the most famous American series, and aims to discuss today's media and narrative landscape.
07.04.2014
Eight Marie Curie grants awarded to UPF
By departments, three projects for Humanities, two for Economics and Business and one for each of the different projects submitted by Law, Translation and Language Sciences, and Centre for Brain and Cognition of the DTIC.
04.04.2014
REPORT: Sydney Brenner captivates UPF during his investiture ceremony as doctor honoris causa
The Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine laureate and one of the architects of modern biology receives the first doctorate honoris causa awarded by the University to a scientist, in recognition of his long and brilliant career in teaching and research.
28.03.2014
INTERVIEW with Nria Sebastian: "Ensuring the quality of funding is one of my responsibilities"
Nria Sebastin is Professor of Basic Psychology at the Department of Information and Communication Technologies (DTIC) at UPF. She has been vice-president of the European Research Council for the areas of the social and human sciences since 1 January.
24.03.2014
Reelin protein restores cognitive abilities in animal models of Alzheimer's
A study published in the March 6 in Nature Communications, led by scientists from the University of Barcelona in which he has collaborated Rafael Maldonado, director of the Laboratory of Neuropharmacology at CEXS that contributes to broaden the stage of research on new therapeutic targets against Alzheimer's, incorporating reelin and its signaling pathway as targets of study for the design of  new drugs.