The chair in Basic Psychology of the Department of Communication and Information Technologies (DTIC) will be in charge of the area of Humanities and Social Sciences of the main European Organization for research funding.
UPF leads competitive fundraising and the quality of scientific output in the Catalan university system
According to the report "Indicadors de recerca i innovació de les universitats públiques catalanes 2013" [Indicators of Research and Innovation in Catalan Public Universities 2013], recently presented by the ACUP.
The CEI UPF - Icària project again obtains the highest qualification in the evaluation by an international committee
In their report, six experts on higher education highlight teaching and research quality and innovation, international reach and impact in Catalonia and Europe.
AESOP, with the support of the European Commission, focuses on these two regions' cultural and natural heritage and will enable the exchange of master's and doctoral students and academic staff.
Jaume Casals, rector of UPF, and He Qinhui, president of the ECUPL, have signed an agreement by virtue of which three students on the bachelor's degree programme in Law and the master's degree programme in Chinese Studies at the University will spend a semester at the Chinese centre, and vice versa.
The University, which comes 164 th in the world ranking and 72 nd in Europe, is the only one in the Spanish State classified among the top 200, also the highest ranking Spanish university for the social sciences.
Inauguration of the new degree programme in Philosophy, Politics and Economics, directed by the Alliance of 4 Universities
Forty-one first year students began their classes on this pioneer degree course, the first in the Spanish State, taught between Barcelona and Madrid and who will enjoy mobility grants awarded by the "la Caixa" Foundation.
Academics and representatives of civil society met at the UPF between 2 and 7 September to discuss the rights of immigrants and minorities in Europe.
According to the new "U-Ranking" classification, produced by Fundació BBVA and the Valencian Institute of Economic Research (IVIE), which includes the 48 public Spanish universities.
UPF accounts for 10% of the financing obtained by Spanish universities in the 7th EU Framework Programme
The University is the only one with a volume of income from Europe that is comparable to its income from within Spain, and its researchers are highly competitive.