Universitat de Barcelona Logo or SealUniversitat de Barcelona Logo or Seal

Universitat de Barcelona

country rank 1
world rank 115

Publish your University Ranking

Report Errors

University Overview

Founded in 1450, Universitat de Barcelona (University of Barcelona) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Barcelona (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Catalonia. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): L'Hospitalet de Llobregat. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, España (Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport, Spain), Universitat de Barcelona (UB) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universitat de Barcelona (UB) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 566 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Spanish higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UB also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

Report Errors

University Identity

University Name


University of Barcelona

Acronym

UB

Founded

1450

Motto

Libertas Perfundet Omnia Luce Freedom Spreads the Light Over Everyone

Screenshot

University of Barcelona Screenshot

Report Errors

University Location

Address

Gran Via de Les Corts Catalanes, 585
Barcelona (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
08007 Catalonia Spain

Telehone

+34 934021100

Telefax

+34 934035404

Other locations

L'Hospitalet de Llobregat

Report Errors

Degree Levels & Study Areas

Undergraduate
Postgraduate

Pre-Bachelor degrees
PreBachelor degrees


Bachelor degrees
Bachelor degrees

Master degrees
Master degrees

Doctoral degree
Doctoral degree
checkbox
 
checkbox
 
checkbox
 
checkbox
 
Arts & Humanities checkbox checkbox checkbox checkbox
Business & Social Sciences checkbox checkbox checkbox checkbox
Language & Cultural Studies checkbox checkbox checkbox checkbox
Medicine & Health checkbox checkbox checkbox checkbox
Engineering checkbox checkbox checkbox checkbox
Science & Technology checkbox checkbox checkbox checkbox

Important: please contact or visit the official website of Universitat de Barcelona for detailed information on areas of study and degree levels currently offered; the above uniRank Degree Levels and Areas of Study Matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

Report Errors

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local students 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
International students 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)

Important: the above average yearly tuition ranges do not include room, board or other external costs; tuition may vary by areas of study, degree level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Universitat de Barcelona's office for detailed information on yearly tuitions which apply to your specific situation and study interest; the above uniRank Yearly Tuition Range Matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

Report Errors

University Admissions

Gender Admission

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)

International Students

International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission

Admission Selection

Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades

Admission Rate

Admission Rate 70-80%

Admission Office

Plaça Bonsuccés, 5-6
Barcelona 08001+34 932230323

Important: admission policy and acceptance rate may vary by areas of study, degree level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Universitat de Barcelona's Admission Office for detailed information on a specific admission selection policy and acceptance rate; the above University admission information is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

Report Errors

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment

Total Student Enrolment over-45,000

Academic Staff

Total Faculty and Academic Staff 4,500-4,999

Control Type

Control Type Public

Entity Type

Entity Type Non-Profit

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar Semesters

Campus Setting

Campus Setting Urban

Religious Affiliation

None

Report Errors

Facilities and Services

Library

University Library Yes Go to 's Library

Housing

University Housing and Accommodation Yes

Sport Facilities

University Sport Facilities Yes

Financial Aids

University Financial Aids Yes

Study Abroad

Study Abroad and Exchange Programs Yes

Distance Learning

Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Important: please contact or visit the official website of Universitat de Barcelona for detailed information on facilities and services provided, including the type of scholarships and other financial aids offered to local or international students; the information above is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

Report Errors

Accreditation

Accreditation Seal Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, España


Year of first Accreditation

03/11/1450



Important: this section is intended to include only those reputable organizations (e.g. Ministries of Higher Education) that have the legal authority to officially recognize, accredit and/or license the Universitat de Barcelona as a whole (institutional accreditation or recognition) or some of its specific courses/programs (programmatic accreditation). Memberships and affiliations to organizations which do not imply any formal, extensive and/or legal process of accreditation or recognition are included in the specific Affiliations and Memberships section below. Please report errors and inaccuracies taking into consideration the above criteria.

Report Errors

Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Coimbra Group
  • International Forum of Public Universities (IFPU)
  • International Research Universities Network (IRUN)


Report Errors

Academic Structure

Report Errors

Social Media

Report Errors

Online Courses

iTunes UiTunes U

Not reported


Open Education ConsortiumOpen Education Consortium

Not reported


Report Errors

Wikipedia Article

Report Errors

Video Presentation

Not available; please submit an official general video presentation of this higher education institution.


Report Errors

Related resources

Report Errors

Error Report and Update

Report errors UPDATE ALL

 

University Profile Updated This University profile has been officially reviewed and updated by Universitat de Barcelona's representatives.
Please visit the official website of Universitat de Barcelona to make sure the University information provided is up-to-date. The uniRank University Ranking is not an academic ranking and should not be adopted as the main criteria for selecting a higher education organization where to enroll.

 

Site last updated: Friday, 13 October 2017