Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña

country rank  12
world rank  286

Publish your
uniRank University Ranking

University Overview

Founded in 1971, Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (Polytechnic University of Catalonia) is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Barcelona (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Catalonia. This institution also has branch campuses in the following locations: Terrassa, Castelldefels, Vilanova i la Geltrú, Manresa, Sant Cugat del Valles. Officially recognized by the Ministerio de Universidades, España (Ministry of Universities of Spain), Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (UPC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational Spanish higher education institution. Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (UPC) 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 49 years old Spanish higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UPC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

Search Engine New

University Search Engine

search the Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña's website

University Identity

University Location

Address Edifici R. Campus Nord, Carrer Jordi Girona, 31
Barcelona
08034 Catalonia
Spain
Tel +34 934016200
Fax +34 934016210
Other locations Terrassa, Castelldefels, Vilanova i la Geltrú, Manresa, Sant Cugat del Valles

Study Areas and Degree Levels


Tip: search for Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña's courses and programs with the uniRank Search Engine

Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

Tip: search for Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña's tuition fees with the uniRank Search Engine

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office 31 Jordi Girona
Barcelona 08034
934016200

Tip: search for Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña's admission policy with the uniRank Search Engine

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Tip: search for Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña's facilities and services with the uniRank Search Engine

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
  • Centro Interuniversitario de Desarrollo (CINDA)
  • Consortium Linking Universities of Science and Technology for Education and Research (CLUSTER)
  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure


|



Tip: search for Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña's faculties or academic divisions with the uniRank Search Engine


Social Media

Online Courses

iTunes U

Not reported


Open Education Global

Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña's open courseware for free video lectures and course materials


Tip: search for Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña's online or distance education courses with the uniRank Search Engine


Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation

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


Related Resources

Find out rankings and reviews of all Universities in Spain

Search for courses and scholarships with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Explore a list of all recognized Universities in Europe by country

Errors and Update

Site last updated: Friday, 2 October 2020