Facts & 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 key indicators.

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UPC Community

  • 22,789  bachelor's students
  • 2,189 doctoral degree students
  • 5,177 master's degree students
  • 3,080 lifelong learning students
  • 3,093 teaching and research staff members
  • 1,967 administrative and service staff members
  • 58,200 UPC Alumni members
  • 510 doctoral theses defended
  • 2,089 graduated of master's degrees
  • 4,570 graduated of bachelor's degree and 1st-and-2nd cycles

Knowledge

  • 70 bachelor's degrees 2018-2019
  • 73 master's programmes 2018-2019
  • 49 doctoral programmes 2018-2019
  • 234 continuing education programmes
  • 52 patents
  • 26 companies with technological basis where UPC is involved, 10 founded last year
  • 130 scientific and technical awards received
  • 1,923 articles published in scientific journals
  • 61,453,191 € turnover for R&D projects (2017)

UPC in the World

  • 4,678 students participating in educational cooperation agreements with companies
  • 13 company chairs and classrooms
  • 10 companies created last year
  • 2,807 companies and other entities that have signed collaboration agreements with the UPC
  • 49 international double-degree agreements with 30 universities
  • 2,997 students in international mobility programmes
  • 1,507 UPC students
  • 1,490 mobility students at UPC
  • 59 development cooperation projects in 29 countries
  • 14 international networks with the UPC as a member
  • 4 UNESCO Chairs
    * 2017-2018 academic year