Studies in Economics and Econometrics remain first in the State and rise to sixth position in Europe and 23 rd in the world.
The University will host the 2016 Times Higher Education Young Universities Summit, as part of its 25th anniversary activities.
The Department of Experimental and Health Sciences recognized as a "María de Maeztu" Unit of Excellence by the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness
DCEXS at UPF is one of six research units in Spain, four of them in Catalonia, to have obtained the new "Maria de Maeztu" distinction, granted by the Secretary of State for R&D within the framework of its Centres of Excellence programme.
This activity, the first of its kind organized by UPF, is part of the plan of actions devised by Management in the field of the institutional fundraising. It is key to improving funding and the positioning of UPF as a research-intensive institution.
UPF, ninth best European university according to the U-Multirank ranking promoted by the European Union
The University has risen six places compared to the previous year in a classification that includes a total of 582 universities.
UPF, fifth among young universities in the world that progress most quickly in the international rankings
Times Higher Education has evaluated the strategy and results of the seven universities under 50 years old that have burst into the international rankings. Three essential indicators are necessary for good positioning: the impact and influence of research, collaboration with industry, and international outlook.
INTERVIEW WITH Joan Carles Canela: "The bachelor's degree in Political and Administration Sciences gives you extensive knowledge on how power is created, transformed and managed"
We are talking to Joan Carles Canela, a fourth year student of the bachelor's degree in Political and Administration Sciences at UPF. This is the first time that he has participated at the Saló de l'Ensenyament education fair, where he is attending to secondary school students visiting the University stand.
Globally, UPF remains the most productive university State-wide in the third edition of the U-ranking
The BBVA Foundation and the Valencian Institute of Economic Research (Ivie) have published the third edition of U-ranking, which assesses the teaching, research and innovation activities of Spanish universities.
INTERVIEW WITH Sílvia Bertran: "There are many prejudices that make women think they aren't up to the task of studying for an engineering degree"
Sílvia Bertran completed the Engineering degree in Computer Science in the UPF and, currently, she's a project manager in the technology company HP's InnoTalent25 programme. Her objective is to discover talented graduates and turn them into highly skilled professionals.
Three researchers from our University are to receive Consolidator grants from the European Research Council
Marta Reynal-Querol and José Luis Peydró, ICREA researchers of the Department of Economics and Business, and Serena Olsaretti, ICREA researcher of the Department of Humanities, lead their respective research teams at Pompeu Fabra University.