Pompeu Fabra University

Founded in 1990, Pompeu Fabra University (UPF) has swiftly conquered a notable position among the best universities in the world, ranking as the top university in the Iberian Peninsula and 10th young university worldwide by the 2021 Times Higher Education Global Rankings.

Through its highly competitive research and transformative approaches to education, UPF is committed to helping find solutions to the main challenges facing humanity and the planet. The university seats at the heart of Barcelona across three campuses that train its over 12 000 students in eight disciplines spanning from engineering and technology to the social sciences and humanities.

Made of an international research community, UPF’s has been the most successful Spanish institution in capturing funding for breakthrough research since 2014.

Published Jan. 7, 2021 9:00 AM - Last modified Jan. 7, 2021 9:00 AM