Facts and figures

This site is intended to offer an insight into our institution, the results we achieve with the resources allocated to us by society, and the main actions we carry out each academic year. As you explore its pages, you'll find detailed information on our recent activity. On this page, we also present the main indicators.

Main indicators *

UPC Community

  • 28,669 bachelor's students
  • 5,039 master's degree students
  • 2,038 doctoral degree students
  • 2,929 lifelong learning students
  • 3,459 teaching and research staff members
  • 2,061 administrative and service staff
  • 69,442 UPC alumni members
  • 351 doctoral theses defended 
  • 2,448 graduates of master's degrees 
  • 3,476 graduates of bachelor's degrees 

Knowledge

  • 66 bachelor's degrees 2021-2022
  • 81 master's programmes 2021-2022
  • 45 doctoral programmes 2021-2022
  • 265 continuing education programmes
  • 25 patents
  • 37 technology companies in which the UPC has a shareholding
  • 159 scientific and technical awards received
  • 2,273 articles published in scientific journals
  • €55,077,585 turnover for R&D projects (2020)

UPC in the world

  • 3,823 students participating in educational cooperation agreements with companies
  • 16 company chairs
  • 13 companies set up last year
  • 2,456 companies and other entities that have signed collaboration agreements with the UPC
  • 56 international double-degree agreements with 32 universities
  • 1,430 students in international mobility programmes
  • 787 UPC students (outgoing)
  • 643 mobility students at the UPC (incoming)
  • 45 development cooperation projects 
  • 15 international networks with the UPC as a member
  • 4 UNESCO chairs
    * 2020-2021 academic year