University of Barcelona: Ranking & Review

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Barcelona Rank Spain Rank World Rank
1 5 185
Top 2%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate75%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment67,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$1,750$1,750
International students$1,750$1,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative namesUB
Universitat de Barcelona
MottoLibertas Perfundet Omnia Luce
Freedom Spreads the Light Over Everyone
AccreditationMinisterio de Educación y Formación Profesional, España
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association EUA
Coimbra Group
International Forum of Public Universities IFPU
International Research Universities Network IRUN
Academic structureFaculty of Biology
Faculty of Chemistry
Faculty of Odontology
Faculty of Economic and Business Studies
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Fine Arts
Faculty of Geography and History
Faculty of Geology
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Mathematics
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Library Sciences and Documentation
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Philology
Faculty of Philosophy
Faculty of Physics
Faculty of Psychology
Faculty of Teacher Training
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff4,750
Student/staff ratio14
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressGran Via de Les Corts Catalanes, 585
Barcelona, Catalonia, 08007
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+34 934021100
Fax+34 934035404

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