Universitat de Barcelona

Universitat de Barcelona is one of 75 universities included in U-Multirank for Spain. Universitat de Barcelona is a very large public university located in Barcelona. It was founded in 1450. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the Universitat de Barcelona is a broad 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 10 ‘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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Universitat de Barcelona
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 585
08007 Barcelona
Spain
+34 934 021 100

http://www.ub.edu

Compare Universitat de 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

46.32

%

0

100

Masters graduation rate

86.97

%

0

100

Graduating on time (bachelors)

66.51

%

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

95.73

%

0

100

Relative BA graduate unemployment

between 5% and 10%

Relative MA graduate unemployment

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

Graduating on time (long first degree)

Graduation rate long first degree

Research
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Citation rate

1.1

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

15,901

1

67,252

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.3

0

13.53

External research income

24.28

0

282.88

Art related output

0.3

0

1.99

Top cited publications

11

%

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

8.3

0

24.6

Post-doc positions

3.12

%

0

100

Publication output

2

Strategic research partnerships

172

0

5,823

Professional publications

352

0

4,589.01

Knowledge Transfer
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Co-publications with industrial partners

4.9

%

0

29.9

Income from private sources

17.76

0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

35

0

2,416

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

0.66

0

483.1

Industry co-patents

14.3

%

0

100

Spin-offs

1.43

0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

1.6

%

0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

6.69

%

0

100

Graduate companies

0

81.5

International Orientation
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Foreign language bachelor programmes

3.28

%

0

100

Foreign language master programmes

15.28

%

0

100

Student mobility

0.1

0

1

International academic staff

2.81

%

0

100

International joint publications

55.3

%

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

32.28

%

0

100

Foreign language long first degree programmes

0

%
Regional Engagement
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Bachelor graduates working in the region

87

%
more than 75%

Master graduates working in the region

88

%
more than 75%

Student internships in the region

100

%

0

100

Regional joint publications

56.8

%

0

84.5

Income from regional sources

33

%

0

100

Strategic research partnerships in the region

66

0

100

General
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Female students bachelor

60

%

Female students master

63

%

Female professors

21

%

Female academic staff

45

%