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Polytechnic University of Catalonia

Public

Type

30,000

Students

26

Programs

1971

Founded

Overview: Rankings 2022, Acceptance Rate, Tuition Fees, and Publications

The Polytechnic University of Catalonia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya - UPC) is a public higher education institution that offers engineering, technology, architecture, and sciences degrees. At the UPC, national and international students find equal opportunities, a sustainable institution, and excellence in training and research, amongst others.

The UPC has 18 teaching centers, 30 departments, and five university research institutes. In addition, the University offers 57 undergraduate programs, 73 master’s programs, seven master’s Erasmus Mundus programs, and a total of 45 Ph.D. programs. UPC has three affiliated centers offering nine degree studies and five university master’s degree programs.

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The UPC has 18 teaching centers, 30 departments, and five university research institutes. In addition, the University offers 57 undergraduate programs, 73 master’s programs, seven master’s Erasmus Mundus programs, and a total of 45 Ph.D. programs. UPC has three affiliated centers offering nine degree studies and five university master’s degree programs.

  • Quality. The quality of education offered by the Polytechnic University of Catalonia has placed the University among the best universities in national and international rankings.
  • Research Excellence. Research is a part of the daily routine on the campuses of the UPC, with around 206 research groups and a total of 2,273 articles in scientific journals and 159 scientific and technical awards received.
  • Teaching Methodology. Professionals of the UPC state that their teaching model is constantly focusing on the story's main protagonists — their students.
  • Connections. The Polytechnic University of Catalonia has an extensive network of alliances with universities, companies, and research institutes.
  • Student City. Barcelona has constantly been ranked as one of the top student cities in Spain and worldwide.
  • Valuable Training. UPC students can complete internships at prestigious companies and increase their chances of employment during and after their studies.
  • The Polytechnic University of Catalonia has a 93% graduate employability rate.
  • 86% of UPC graduates find a job within six months.
  • In the academic year of 2021-2022, the UPC has established four spin-offs and nine start-up companies.
  • The UPC has 45 international development cooperation projects and 1,588 student exchange agreements with educational institutions from which students can benefit.
  • The UPC has a total of 974 agreements with companies, where students can complete work placements related to their fields of study.
  • The UPC has a total of 2,061 administrative and service staff.
  • The UPC has a cultural program named UPCArts that organizes several monthly cultural activities on the campuses and theaters of the UPC.
  • Students at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia can benefit from the 12 libraries on the UPC campuses.
  • There are residence halls and managed accommodation for students of the UPC and visiting teaching staff.
  • The UPC has a Language and Terminology Service Office where students and the teaching staff can learn different languages.

Students at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia can benefit from the grants offered by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport and the EQUITAT grants provided by the Catalonian Government. Both undergraduate and postgraduate students can benefit from the proposed grants.

Students at the UPC can pay their tuition fees in two or three installments, depending on the type of their enrolment (semestral or annual).

Polytechnic University of Catalonia Bachelor Degrees

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Architecture Studies

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Artificial Intelligence

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Automotive Engineering

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Biomedical Engineering

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Chemical Engineering

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Civil Engineering

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Civil Engineering

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Computer Engineering

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Electrical Engineering

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Energy Engineering

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Polytechnic University of Catalonia Master Degrees

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Aeronautical Engineering

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Architecture

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Artificial Intelligence

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Automotive Engineering

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Biomedical Engineering

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Computer Engineering

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Electronic Engineering

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Environmental Engineering

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Marketing Management

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Nuclear Engineering

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