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

  • 23,990 bachelor's students
  • 5,822 master's degree students
  • 2,107 doctoral degree students
  • 3,595 lifelong learning students
  • 3,523 teaching and research staff members
  • 2,074 administrative and service staff
  • 70,151 UPC alumni members
  • 231 doctoral theses defended 
  • 2,232 graduates of master's degrees 
  • 3,627 graduates of bachelor's degrees 

Knowledge

  • 65 bachelor's degrees 2022-2023
  • 84 master's programmes 2022-2023
  • 45 doctoral programmes 2022-2023
  • 275 continuing education programmes
  • 19 patents
  • 38 technology companies in which the UPC has a shareholding
  • 99 scientific and technical awards received
  • 2,588 articles published in scientific journals
  • 72,734,268 turnover for R&D projects (2021)

UPC in the world

  • 5,283 students participating in educational cooperation agreements with companies
  • 16 company chairs
  • 13 companies set up last year
  • 2,275 companies and other entities that have signed collaboration agreements with the UPC
  • 34 international double-degree agreements with 26 universities
  • 2,756 students in international mobility programmes
  • 1,315 UPC students (outgoing)
  • 1,441 mobility students at the UPC (incoming)
  • 53 development cooperation projects 
  • 15 international networks with the UPC as a member
  • 4 UNESCO chairs
    * 2021-2022 academic year