University of Barcelona

Organisation name: University of Barcelona

Acronym: UB

Country: ES

Participant No.: 30

The University of Barcelona (UB) is the highest-ranking Spanish university in the international arena. It is renowned as a leader in education and research, and its results are conveyed to the general public through teaching, research and knowledge transfer, contributing to social and scientific progress.

The UB is the only Spanish university in the League of European Research Universities. The research generated at the UB is carried out in collaboration with the most innovative sectors of the science, business and technology communities. Moreover, the UB actively promotes entrepreneurship, advising on and supporting business creation and providing training resources for entrepreneurs.