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UPF in figures

Data corresponding to the 2015-2016 academic year
unless otherwise stated.

Structure and funding

  • 3 campuses
  • 8 faculties and university schools
  • 8 departaments
  • 143.337 m2 of built-up area
  • 124 M€ budget (2015)

Academic programmes

  • 9 doctoral programmes
  • 28 master’s degree programmes
  • 14 MOOCs
  • 21 bachelor’s degree programmes

Research and knowledge transfer

  • 34 M€ in funding for research (2014)
  • 188 doctoral theses read (2015)
  • 82 consolidated research groups (2015)
  • 16 patent applications (2010-2014)
  • 2.776 scholarly papers (2014)
  • 17 ongoing grants from the ERC (2015)
  • 41 licensing agreements

Internationalization

  • 44% of master’s degree and doctoral programme students are international
  • 28% of undergraduate students participate in an international mobility programme
  • 27% of lecturers are international

Staff (as of 1 January 2015)

  • 549 full-time equivalent (FTE) faculty and researchers1
  • 317 tenured faculty
  • 41 ICREA researchers2
  • 667 administrative and service staff members

Students

  • 12.369 total
  • 2.613Graduates (of undergraduate, master’s degree and doctoral programmes) (2014-2015)
  • 9.945 in bachelor’s degree and other undergraduate programmes
  • 1.128 de master’s degree programmes
  • 1.296 in doctoral programmes

Affiliated centres

  • 16 bachelor’s degree programmes
  • 4.090 bachelor’s degree and other under- graduate students
  • 24 master's degrees
  • 1.363master's degree students
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Structure and funding

  • 3 campuses
  • 8 faculties and university schools
  • 8 departaments
  • 143.337 m2 of built-up area
  • 124 M€ budget (2015)

Academic programmes

  • 9 doctoral programmes
  • 28 master’s degree programmes
  • 14 MOOCs
  • 21 bachelor’s degree programmes

Research and knowledge transfer

  • 34 M€ in funding for research (2014)
  • 188 doctoral theses read (2015)
  • 82 consolidated research groups (2015)
  • 16 patent applications (2010-2014)
  • 2.776 scholarly papers (2014)
  • 17 ongoing grants from the ERC (2015)
  • 41 licensing agreements

Internationalization

  • 44 % of master’s degree and doctoral programme students are international
  • 28 % of undergraduate students participate in an international mobility programme
  • 27 % of lecturers are international

Students

  • 12.369 total
  • 2.613Graduates (of undergraduate, master’s degree and doctoral programmes) (2014-2015)
  • 9.945 in bachelor’s degree and other undergraduate programmes
  • 1.128 de master’s degree programmes
  • 1.296 in doctoral programmes

Affiliated centres

  • 16 bachelor’s degree programmes
  • 4.090 bachelor’s degree and other under- graduate students
  • 24 master's degrees
  • 1.363master's degree students

Staff (as of 1 January 2015)

  • 549 full-time equivalent (FTE) faculty and researchers1
  • 317 tenured faculty
  • 41 ICREA researchers2
  • 667 administrative and service staff members

1 Out of a total of 1,040 teachers and researchers. FTE is an indicator that calculates the number of lecturers, taking into account the effective hours of instruction taught (as compared to the teaching load of a full-time lecturer).

2 Foundation funded by the Catalan government to meet to meet the need for new formulas for hiring the most talented and outstanding academic and scientific staff at universities and research centers in Catalonia.