The UPC participates in national and international education and research networks:
Catalan Association of Public UniversitiesThe main purpose of the Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP) is to act as the voice of public universities in Catalonia and to get support for promoting initiatives, programes and projects.The rector of the UPC is the president of the ACUP in 2015.
Vives NetworkThe Vives Network is a nonprofit organisation that represents and coordinates the joint action of 21 public universities from 4 European states in higher education, research and culture.
UniversiaUniversia is the largest network of universities in Latin America. It is composed of 1,300 universities that promote socialand business developmentthrough talent, knowledge andapplied research.