Autonomous Universty of Barcelona

Autonomous Universty of Barcelona is one of 75 universities included in U-Multirank for Spain. Autonomous Universty of Barcelona is a very large public university located in Barcelona. It was founded in 1968. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the Autonomous Universty of Barcelona is a comprehensive institution. It is characterised by a low percentage of international students. As made clear by its sunburst chart – a snapshot illustration of the university’s performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 8 ‘A’ (very good) scores. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

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Autonomous Universty of Barcelona
Edifici Rectorat Campus UAB Bellaterra
08193 Barcelona
Spain

http://www.uab.cat/

Compare Autonomous Universty of Barcelona to other universities

U-Multirank's unique 'Sunburst chart' gives an illustration of a university's performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. These are indicated in different colours. For instance, the teaching and learning dimension is symbolised by the colour green. Each 'sunray' represents one of the thirty plus U-Multirank indicators. The longer the ray, the better the performance of an institution on the selected indicator: a full-length ray stands for 'top group' performance, whereas a short ray means 'weak' performance. A missing sunray indicates that the specific data indicator is not available. An institution's performance in an indicator can be identified by moving the cursor over the rays. A key guard for the sunburst chart is provided here .

Explanation for sunburst
Teaching & Learning
Score
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Bachelor graduation rate

51.67

%

0

100

Masters graduation rate

90.94

%

0

100

Graduating on time (bachelors)

74.42

%

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

85.35

%

0

100

Relative BA graduate unemployment

11

%
between 10% and 25%

Relative MA graduate unemployment

14

%
between 10% and 25%

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

11

%
between 10% and 25%

Graduating on time (long first degree)

Graduation rate long first degree

Research
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Citation rate

1.01

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

13,062

1

67,252

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.37

0

13.53

External research income

23.74

0

282.88

Art related output

0.11

0

1.99

Top cited publications

9.6

%

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

8.5

0

24.6

Post-doc positions

4.86

%

0

100

Publication output

2

Strategic research partnerships

318

0

5,823

Professional publications

2,273

0

4,589.01

Knowledge Transfer
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Co-publications with industrial partners

5.3

%

0

29.9

Income from private sources

21.63

0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

20

0

2,416

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

0.57

0

483.1

Industry co-patents

20

%

0

100

Spin-offs

2.41

0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

1.6

%

0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

4.51

%

0

100

Graduate companies

1

0

81.5

International Orientation
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Foreign language bachelor programmes

8.57

%

0

100

Foreign language master programmes

42.11

%

0

100

Student mobility

0.18

0

1

International academic staff

4.8

%

0

100

International joint publications

51.9

%

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

32.46

%

0

100

Foreign language long first degree programmes

0

%
Regional Engagement
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Bachelor graduates working in the region

89

%
more than 75%

Master graduates working in the region

86

%
more than 75%

Student internships in the region

99.69

%

0

100

Regional joint publications

52.5

%

0

84.5

Income from regional sources

30

%

0

100

Strategic research partnerships in the region

54

0

100

General
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Female students bachelor

58

%

Female students master

61

%

Female professors

24

%

Female academic staff

43

%