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Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech (UPC)

Jordi Girona, 1 Barcelona,
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Spain
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Public
Very High
22,447
2,422
3,050

Postgraduate Overview

The Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech (UPC) is a public institution dedicated to higher education and research, specialised in the areas of Architecture, Engineering, Science and Technology offers 74 master’s degree.

UPC is the Spanish university with the highest number of international university students. Last year, the 45.8% doctoral students were international (34.9% of them non EU).

As a leading member of international networks of excellence, the UPC has a relationship with global organisations. As a result, it’s at an advantage when it comes to attracting international talent.

Its offers 46 doctoral programs in five research areas:

Architecture, Urbanism and Construction

Civil Engineering

Industrial Engineering

Information and Communications Technologies Engineering

Sciences

UPC also participate in Erasmus Mundus program. This programmes shared between at least three European universities that have the support of the European Union. Erasmus Mundus are part of a cooperation and mobility programme for European higher education that aims to improve its quality and promote dialogue and understanding between people and cultures by means of cooperation with third countries.

In the QS subject rankings UPC is among the 25 best universities in the world in Civil and Structural Engineering, among the 30 best universities in the world in Architecture and Built Environment, among the top 100 in the broad subject areas Engineering and  Technology and the specific subjects Telecommunications, Electrical and  Electronical Engineering and Mechanical and Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering.

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Postgraduate - Faculties/Departments and Programs

University Highlights

Total students - 22,447

24%
76%

International students - 3,050

33%
67%

Total faculty staff - 2,422

164
2258

Total students - 22,447

24%
76%

International students - 3,050

33%
67%

Total faculty staff - 2,422

2258
164
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