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.

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UPC Community

  • 22,682  bachelor's students
  • 2,210 doctoral degree students
  • 5,269 master's degree students
  • 2,870 lifelong learning students
  • 3,147 teaching and research staff members
  • 2,006 administrative and service staff
  • 58,860 UPC alumni members
  • 292 doctoral theses defended 2017-2018
  • 1,906 graduates of master's degrees 2017-2018
  • 3,557 graduates of bachelor's degrees 2017-2018

Knowledge

  • 64 bachelor's degrees 2019-2020
  • 67 master's programmes 2019-2020
  • 46 doctoral programmes 2019-2020
  • 234 continuing education programmes
  • 15 patents
  • 31 technology companies in which the UPC has a shareholding
  • 157 scientific and technical awards received
  • 2,058 articles published in scientific journals
  • €57,747,442 turnover for R&D projects (2018)

UPC in the World

  • 4,586 students participating in educational cooperation agreements with companies
  • 12 company chairs
  • 14 companies set up last year
  • 2,605 companies and other entities that have signed collaboration agreements with the UPC
  • 50 international double-degree agreements with 32 universities
  • 2,717 students in international mobility programmes
  • 1,380 UPC students
  • 1,337 mobility students at the UPC
  • 63 development cooperation projects in 27 countries
  • 15 international networks with the UPC as a member
  • 4 UNESCO chairs
    * 2018-2019 academic year