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  • full-body interaction is revolutionizing approaches to dealing with certain problems in children, such as autism and obesity  
  • The UPF renders accounts to society  on the occasion of its 25th anniversary  
  • We celebrate our 25th anniversary!  
  • 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
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    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

29.07.2015
The UPF renders accounts to society on the occasion of its 25th anniversary
Jaume Casals, rector of Pompeu Fabra University, has reviewed the institution's 25 years of history and mapped out UPF's main path for the future in the appearance before the Education and Universities Committee of the Parliament of Catalonia.
23.07.2015
Mutations in the dark region of the genome cause leukaemia
A study published on 22 of July in Nature involving members of the Biomedical Genomics Research Group, directed by Nria Lpez Bigas, ICREA researcher at the Department of Experimental and Health Sciences
22.07.2015
The cause of the extraordinary resistance of bacterial biofilms has been identified
Published on 22 July in Nature. It paves the way for new methods to eradicate bacterial biofilm infections and better understand the growth of tumours and stem cell aggregates. A study jointly directed by Jordi Garca-Ojalvo, a researcher at the Department of Experimental and Health Sciences, and Gurol Sel from the University of California (USA).
21.07.2015
Mathilde Fort wins the Christian Benot Award for research on bilingualism in children
She will investigate how early bilingualism affects how children explore how people's faces while they are talking and study how they learn through facial movements.
21.07.2015
Pompeu Fabra tripled its scientific output between 2004 and 2013
UPF has gone from 337 to 1,059 publications and from an index of 1.13 publications per lecturer to 3.39, as reflected in the IUNE Observatory 2015 Report of the Alliance 4 Universities (A4U), focused on R&D&i and the Spanish University System.
21.07.2015
Rebuilding the historical memory of the Holocaust thanks to 3D technology
Paul Verschure, head of the Synthetic, Perceptive, Emotive and Cognitive Systems research group, who has been re-creating the Bergen-Belsen camp since 2012, is now participating in the creation of the Future Memory Foundation with the aim of rescuing from oblivion and virtually re-creating a hundred Nazi camps.
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