The UPC in the rankings

Among the world's top 300 universities in the QS Ranking, the top 500 in the THE Ranking and the top 700 in the Shanghai Ranking.

Among the world's 50 best universities in disciplines such as Architecture, Civil Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering, Instruments Science and Technology and Remote Sensing in the QS and Shanghai rankings by subject.

The UPC today

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  • 30,864 students
  • 3,066 teaching and research staff
  • 1,942 UPC staff
  • 70 bachelor's degrees
  • 73 master's degree
  • 48 doctoral programmes
  • 21 schools
  • 238  lifelong learning programmes 
  • 51 patents last year
  •  283  million euros 2018 budget
  • 58.8  million euros R&D income
  • 5,440 Alumni