1. Statements regarding coronavirus (COVID-19)

    This page contains the main updates on the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak published by the UPC, in reverse chronological order.
  2. The UPC suspends face-to-face teaching activities for an extendable two-week period

    This measure follows the Government of Catalonia's advice within the framework of the COVID-19 public health emergency.
  3. The UPC, among the world’s top 25 in Architecture and Civil Engineering and among the top 100 in Engineering and Technology

    The UPC ranks higher in the latest edition of the QS World University Rankings (WUR) by Subject. It is now ranked the world’s 21st in the subject Architecture (climbing 8 positions) and in the broad subject area Engineering and Technology it has...
  4. Researchers at the UPC and the IGTP use mathematical models to evaluate the evolution of the COVID-19 epidemic and the effectiveness of the control measures

    A team of researchers from the UPC’s Computational Biology and Complex Systems Group (BIOCOM-SC) and the Comparative Medicine and Bioimage Centre of Catalonia (CMCiB) of the Germans Trias i Pujol Research Institute (IGTP) has developed a...
  5. Testing a model of sensors to register ocean currents and temperature

    The UPC’s Technological Development Centre for Remote Acquisition and Data Processing Systems (SARTI) participates in developing a model of buoys with sensors to register ocean currents and temperature. The devices are currently being tested. They...
  6. Specific web page for supporting telework for teaching staff, administrative staff and students

    A new web page with tools and services for supporting teaching staff, administrative staff and students working or studying from home. It completes the ICT’s services for teleworking and basic support tools for non-face-to-face teaching available to...
  7. Rector's Statement Regarding the Alarm Status after the COVID-19 Pandemic

    Regarding the State of Alarm decreed by the Spanish Government, we report the following exceptional actions for the next 15 days.
  8. COVID-19 FAQs

    The Ministry of Home Affairs of the Generalitat of Catalonia, through the Operational Coordination Center of Catalonia (CECAT), has released, on March 14, some FAQs on coronavirus that answer questions about restrictions on activities by the...

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