Autonomous University of Barcelona: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#203 of 14,131 In the World
#69 of 2,785 In Europe
#3 of 75 In Spain
#43 of 1,008 For Veterinary
Top100 For 15 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
75%
Enrollment
30,926
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.uab.cat
Languages
Spanish;Catalan

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate75%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (batxiller) and pre-university examination (madurez), or entrance examination for adults
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - February; February-June)
Enrollment30,926
Full time employee4,750
Student:staff ratio7:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
74,922
Citations
2,450,100

Autonomous University of Barcelona majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
21,559 / 934,235
Biology
15,177 / 741,290
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
9,908 / 262,915
Physics
7,428 / 440,059
Chemistry
6,968 / 252,538
Environmental Science
5,880 / 248,447
Engineering
5,400 / 159,022
Computer Science
4,710 / 166,462
Psychology
4,220 / 164,752
Demography
3,392 / 151,673
Surgery
2,601 / 176,349
Business
2,450 / 75,507
Materials Science
2,412 / 65,582
Quantum and Particle physics
2,319 / 262,474
Oncology and Cancer research
2,294 / 155,984
Geography and Cartography
2,093 / 52,733
Economics
1,972 / 61,563
Immunology
1,910 / 113,876
Mathematics
1,809 / 44,814
Sociology
1,801 / 31,392
Health Science
1,782 / 89,534
Pathology
1,768 / 100,424
Political Science
1,690 / 20,288
Genetics
1,619 / 90,560
Ecology
1,554 / 99,916
Biochemistry
1,486 / 69,459
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
1,456 / 84,557
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,338 / 32,353
Art & Design
1,276 / 10,123
Nuclear Physics
1,136 / 185,523
Virology
1,099 / 45,175
Cardiology
1,096 / 31,463
Critical Care Nursing
1,008 / 56,269
Environmental Management
1,004 / 68,548
Molecular Biology
954 / 34,755
Microbiology
884 / 34,256
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
863 / 18,054
Geology
849 / 27,474
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
824 / 55,019
Anatomy and Physiology
820 / 34,649

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 551 2649
1992 592 3471
1993 637 3674
1994 702 4522
1995 850 6373
1996 905 7353
1997 970 8475
1998 1084 10488
1999 1072 12374
2000 1144 14929
2001 1251 18005
2002 1510 21387
2003 1505 25357
2004 1736 29913
2005 2080 36773
2006 2410 45301
2007 2581 55931
2008 2941 66502
2009 3257 78226
2010 3506 90176
2011 4006 110249
2012 4523 137038
2013 4786 161420
2014 5167 180254
2015 5517 204203
2016 5435 213379
2017 5442 218052
2018 5015 213206
2019 5187 239586
2020 6065 284399
2021 6160 333182

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $1,750$1,750
International students $1,750$1,750

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +++
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
Título de Graduado Accountancy, Administration, Advertising and Publicity, Anatomy, Artificial Intelligence, Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Data Processing, Design, Ecology, Economic and Finance Policy, Economics, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Finance, Fine Arts, Food Technology, Forestry, Genetics, Geology, Government, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Health Sciences, History of Law, Hotel Management, Human Rights, Immunology, Industrial Engineering, International Studies, Journalism, Labour and Industrial Relations, Labour Law, Law, Management, Marketing, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Medieval Studies, Microbiology, Microelectronics, Middle Eastern Studies, Molecular Biology, Music Education, Musicology, Natural Sciences, Neurological Therapy, Neurosciences, Nursing, Paediatrics, Peace and Disarmament, Pharmacology, Physical Therapy, Physics, Physiology, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Private Law, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Law, Public Relations, Regional Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology, Special Education, Statistics, Surgery, Systems Analysis, Tourism, Toxicology, Translation and Interpretation, Urban Studies, Veterinary Science
Máster Propio Accountancy, Administration, Advertising and Publicity, Anatomy, Aquaculture, Artificial Intelligence, Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Data Processing, Design, Ecology, Economic and Finance Policy, Economics, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Finance, Fine Arts, Food Technology, Forestry, Genetics, Geology, Government, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Health Sciences, History of Law, Hotel Management, Human Rights, Immunology, Industrial Engineering, International Studies, Journalism, Labour and Industrial Relations, Labour Law, Law, Management, Marketing, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Medieval Studies, Microbiology, Microelectronics, Middle Eastern Studies, Molecular Biology, Music Education, Musicology, Natural Sciences, Neurological Therapy, Neurosciences, Nursing, Paediatrics, Peace and Disarmament, Pharmacology, Physical Therapy, Physics, Physiology, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Private Law, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Law, Public Relations, Regional Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology, Special Education, Statistics, Surgery, Systems Analysis, Tourism, Toxicology, Translation and Interpretation, Urban Studies, Veterinary Science
Doctor Anthropology, Aquaculture, Archaeology, Art History, Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Clinical Psychology, Communication Studies, Demography and Population, Ecology, Economics, Education, Electronic Engineering, Food Science, Genetics, Geology, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, History, Immunology, Journalism, Law, Mathematics, Medicine, Microbiology, Musicology, Neurosciences, Paediatrics, Pharmacy, Philology, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Romance Languages, Sociology, Telecommunications Engineering, Theatre, Translation and Interpretation

Autonomous University of Barcelona alumni

  1. Carlos Ruiz Zafón

    Carlos Ruiz Zafón
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1964-2020 (aged 56)
    Occupations
    screenwriterpublicistnovelist
    Biography

    Carlos Ruiz Zafón was a Spanish novelist widely known for his 2001 novel La sombra del viento (The Shadow of the Wind).

  2. Albert Rivera

    Albert Rivera
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Enrolled in the Autonomous University of Barcelona
    2003-2003 studied law
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Albert Rivera Díaz is a Spanish former politician who was the leader of Citizens from its founding in 2006 until 2019. He was a member of the Parliament of Catalonia (2006–2015) and the Congress of Deputies (2015–2019).

  3. Quim Torra

    Quim Torra
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Enrolled in the Autonomous University of Barcelona
    1980-1985 graduated with licentiate degree in law
    Occupations
    politicianeditoropinion journalistpolitical activistwriter
    Biography

    Joaquim Torra i Pla, known as Quim Torra, is a Catalan lawyer and journalist from Spain. He served as President of the Government of Catalonia from 17 May 2018 to 28 September 2020, when the Supreme Court of Spain confirmed a court ruling by the High Court of Justice of Catalonia condemning him for of disobeying the Central Electoral Board during the April 2019 general election, leading to his disqualification from office.

  4. Carme Chacón

    Carme Chacón
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1971-2017 (aged 46)
    Enrolled in the Autonomous University of Barcelona
    Graduated with doctorate
    Occupations
    lawyeruniversity teacherpolitician
    Biography

    Carme Maria Chacón Piqueras was a Spanish lawyer, lecturer and politician who was Minister of Defence from 2008 to 2011 in the cabinet led by Spanish Prime Minister José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero.

General info

Alternative names UAB
Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona
Accreditation Ministry of Education, Culture, and Sports
Academic structure School of Engineering
Faculty of Biosciences
Science Faculty
Faculty of Communication Sciences
Faculty of Education Sciences
Faculty of Political Science and Sociology
Law School
Faculty of Economics and Business
Faculty of Philosophy and Letters
School of Medicine
Faculty of Psychology
Faculty of Translation and Interpretation
Faculty of Veterinary
Affiliations and memberships European University Association (EUA)
European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU)

Location and Contacts

Address Campus de Bellaterra, Edificio A
Cerdanyola del Vallès, Catalonia, 08193
Spain
City population 57,000
Phone +34 935812222
Fax +34 935812000

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