La Fundación Joaquim Molins Figueras refuerza su compromiso con la Cátedra Childcare & Family Policies de UIC Barcelona
Creada en el año 2017, la cátedra ha tenido una evolución creciente en publicaciones académicas, actividades de difusión y de transferencia del conocimiento a través de congresos, jornadas y cursos de formación.
Con la renovación del compromiso, la Cátedra podrá desarrollar nuevos proyectos de investigación sobre las relaciones entre familia y escuela, y lanzará un máster para formación del profesorado.
UIC Barcelona honours its first rector, Dr. Jordi Cervós, on the first anniversary of his death
The act of homage was attended by Dr. José Vicente Lafuente, a disciple of Cervós, who gave the inaugural lecture.
World Urbanism Day
The "la Caixa" Foundation reaffirms its commitment to the Cuides UIC Barcelona clinic and contributes to the improvement of its facilities
The Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (UIC Barcelona) and "la Caixa" Foundation, through CaixaBank, have signed a collaboration agreement to improve the facilities of the Cuides UIC Barcelona clinic, which will increase the quality of the services offered to its patients.
Universitaris raise innovative business ideas to encourage sustainable mobility in Calonge
On 7 and 8 October, Calonge Castle hosted the “Sustainable Mobility for Safe & Smart Town” conferences, organized jointly by UIC Barcelona and the Calonge and Sant Antoni City Council.
Researchers Adam Ranson and Roni Wrtight, win the prestigious Ramon y Cajal Grants
These competitive grants, promoted by the Ministry of Science and Innovation, recognise the curricular merits and the ability to lead a line of research of the two researchers in the UIC Barcelona Department of Basic Sciences
UIC Barcelona is once again in the top 10 of universities with the most MIR passes
The Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at UIC Barcelona is the Spanish university with the highest regularity in this indicator.
TORRELLA Ingenieria-Arquitectura committed to training UIC Barcelona architecture students with the Josep Torrella Grant
TORRELLA Ingenieria-Arquitectura and UIC Barcelona have signed an agreement that materialised in the creation of a new grant that extends the University’s scholarship and grant programme, in support of training in industrial architecture.
The smart city is the focus of the 2nd edition of the Entrepreneurship Summer Challenge School Calonge by UIC Barcelona
The initiative, the result of the agreement between both institutions, has the objective of promoting entrepreneurship, cultural management and architecture, through the development of educational activities, in the Calonge and Sant Antoni area.
Cuides UIC Barcelona, Spain's first university clinic in palliative care, opens its doors
The new clinic, located on the second floor of the Hospital Universitari General de Catalunya, was conceived with the aim of providing comprehensive, active and personalised care and support to all those suffering from advanced diseases, as well as their families.
The 4th Puig Foundation Grant in Teaching Innovation is awarded to two projects of UIC Barcelona School of Architecture and one from the Faculty of Law
The first prize was awarded to the project led by Marta Benages and Diego Navarro of UIC Barcelona School of Architecture, under the title “Infografies per a UIC: un encàrrec real a través de la docència transversal.” (Information Graphics for UIC: a real undertaking through cross-sectional teaching.)
UIC Barcelona, entre las quince mejores universidades españolas y quinta en el ámbito de Arquitectura
Según el ranking CYD 2022, hecho público este miércoles, la Universitat Internacional de Catalunya ha logrado estar entre las quince mejores universidades españolas, por su elevado número de indicadores de mayor rendimiento.
UIC Barcelona se clasifica en el ranking “Las 25 mejores universidades de España” de Forbes, con la 14a posición
UIC Barcelona and Dentsply Sirona renew their collaboration to promote research, training and dissemination in the dental sector
To mark the renewal of the collaboration agreement, the two entities have updated the name of the chair to Dentsply Sirona-UIC Barcelona Chair in Digital Workflow in Dentistry
Neolith and the LITEIS research group at UIC Barcelona start an alliance to achieve greater innovation and sustainability in architecture
The leading global brand in sintered stone, Neolith, and the LITEIS research group at UIC Barcelona reach a collaboration agreement to research innovative and sustainable architectural façades
Mariolina Ceriotti says it is possible to have “a family bond from a place of freedom”
The Italian neuropsychiatrist participates in the first International Workshop on Family Support at UIC Barcelona, which for three days will bring together more than 500 experts. For this expert, it is very important to occupy the right position in the family, to respect each other's limits and to maintain the right distance in relation to other people.
UIC Barcelona gathers over 60 experts in innovation, research and management in the field of health as a way of connecting the university to the reality of business
An expert from UIC Barcelona poses a long-term and inclusive strategy for the urban placement of Ukrainian refugees
GAES helps to improve the quality of life of Cuides UIC Barcelona patients
UIC Barcelona and GAES, a leading multinational company in the hearing correction sector in Spain, have signed a collaboration agreement to improve the quality of life of patients, families and staff of Cuides UIC Barcelona with hearing difficulties.
UIC Barcelona defends equal opportunities for 8M
UIC Barcelona is committed to equal opportunities and the development of women's careers in all areas of the University, without discrimination on the grounds of sex or maternity
UIC Barcelona study suggests that polymeric nanoparticles targeting neurons could reduce obesity
The Neurolipid Research Group at UIC Barcelona has led a study that concludes that using polymeric nanoparticles that encapsulate drugs capable of inhibiting the CPT1A protein, involved in lipid metabolism in neurons, could help reduce the sensation of hunger and treat obesity.
UIC Barcelona establishes synergies with the DomusVi Foundation to promote continuing education
Architecture students work on proposals for emergency shelters to respond to natural or man-made disasters
UIC Barcelona is committed to female talent and the number of female scientists working in research at this University is growing
Carlos Grau: “We are facing a digital emergency that could help us mitigate the effects of the climate emergency”
Spain's first university clinic in palliative care, Cuides UIC Barcelona, opens its doors
The Sant Cugat Campus has hosted the opening ceremony for Cuides UIC Barcelona – University Clinic for Support in Advanced Diseases and Palliative Care. The new clinic, which is part of the Hospital Universitari General de Catalunya, was created with the aim of providing comprehensive, active and individual care and support to anyone suffering from advanced diseases, as well as their families.
Lunet renews its commitment to UIC Barcelona by making a donation that strengthens the grants programme for students at risk of social exclusion
Lunet Facility Services, an integral services company based on facilities maintenance –which operates in various sectors such as education, industry, pharma "property" or health, and in areas such as cleaning, maintenance, auxiliary services and D+D+D–, has reaffirmed its commitment to the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (UIC Barcelona) by making a donation that strengthens the grants programme for students at the University at risk of social exclusion.
Foros 2022 calls for self-awareness regarding architecture today in its different aspects and fields of application
The Fundación Salud y Persona and UIC Barcelona sign a collaboration agreement focused on improving people's psychological and emotional health
This cooperation will enable the two organisations to jointly develop scientific programmes, research projects and teaching activities in the field of psychological care and emotional health.
UIC Barcelona researchers suggest that cyclin P may influence the aggressiveness of some tumors
Experts from the Atypical Cyclin Research Group at UIC Barcelona have led a study that concludes that elevated cyclin P expression contributes to the aggressiveness of some tumors and promotes resistance to chemotherapy treatments.
Straumann and UIC Barcelona create a chair focused on digital approach to zygomatic implants
UIC Barcelona and the manufacturer of dental solutions Straumann have joined their experience in the field of implantology and innovation to create the Chair in Zygomatic Implants. New digital approach. The two entities therefore go a step further and reinforce the collaboration that began in July 2017 with the creation of the Aula Straumann.
Jordi Cervós, UIC Barcelona’s first rector, passes away
The Catalan neuropathologist had seven Honorary Doctorates, was a member of the Royal Academy of Doctors, and had received numerous awards and recognitions, including the Creu de Sant Jordi.
UIC Barcelona hosts the presentation and opening ceremony of the Student Academic Conference, the international university conference organised by students
The former UIC Barcelona Forum moves towards a more international and innovative model by transforming itself into the Student Academic Conference (SAC) with this year's theme, caring for society
UIC Barcelona Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine, the first private degree programme in Spain to obtain international accreditation from the WFME
UIC Barcelona has just become the first private university in Spain to obtain this international accreditation, which has also been awarded to the University of Girona, as a public university. This accreditation was issued by AQU Catalunya (Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency) in conjunction with the WFME (World Federation of Medical Education), which establishes and certifies global standards for medical education in agreement with the WHO and the World Medical Association. It was announced today at AQU Catalunya’s commemorative event, held in celebration of its 25th anniversary
Alfonso Méndiz is officially invested as rector of UIC Barcelona and the 2021-2022 academic year is pronounced open
The rector’s investiture ceremony has taken place today in the University’s Aula Magna lecture theatre. Following the investiture, the opening ceremony for the 2021-2022 academic year got under way, with an inaugural address by Anna Gener, CEO of the real estate consultancy Barcelona Savills Aguirre Newman, titled “Leadership in Values”.
Alfonso Méndiz, rector of UIC Barcelona
Dr Méndiz, full university professor of Audiovisual Communication and Advertising, was until recently, dean of the Faculty of Communication Sciences.
Launch of #NoTalentWithoutAFuture, the annual campaign to boost the UIC Barcelona grants and financial aid programme
This initiative was set up based on the idea of providing a response to the economic needs of talented students, so that they do not fall behind in their studies
“Sport Talent”, UIC Barcelona’s programme to support high-level and high-performance athletes, has just been launched
The programme offers athletes a tutor who will provide them with guidance and act as an intermediary to help them make their elite sport compatible with their studies at the University
Living in different geographical longitudes may affect the sleep of Spanish children, according to a study by UIC Barcelona
Young Catalans under 15 years of age sleep less than Galicians, and this could be due to sharing similar schedules having a gap in the geographical length, according to a study conducted by the research group on Evaluation of Health Determinants and Health Policies of UIC Barcelona.
Vaccines and personalisation of medication are the treatments of the future for skin cancer, according to a UIC Barcelona expert
On the occasion of the European Day for the Prevention of Skin Cancer, which is celebrated on Sunday 13 June, dermatologist and professor of the Bachelor's Degree in Medicine at UIC Barcelona Ramon Grimalt said today that future treatments for skin cancer will involve vaccines and the personalisation of medications, "as is already the case with breast or colon
More than thirty CEOs and entrepreneurs take part in the first international forum on business and management organised by UIC Barcelona
The Executive Education & Business Challenges Forum bridged the gap between the business world and master's degrees and postgraduate university education, and provided new ways of understanding academic knowledge and research
The UIC Barcelona School of Architecture launches a new Master’s Degree in Urban Design for Healthy Cities
Foros 2021 delves into a new architectural vision and systemic transformations sparked by COVID-19
BIST and UIC Barcelona recruit six researchers through the FBA Fellows programme, attracting scientific talent from the fields of health and the environment
The Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST) and the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (UIC Barcelona) bring the FBA Fellows talent attraction programme to a close, backed by the Bosch Aymerich Foundation.
Innovation in Architecture, the focus of the 20th edition of the UIC Barcelona School of Architecture’s FOROS lecture series
The series, entitled "Plural Innovation", will get under way on 26 February with Alejandro Haiek.Here, industry professionals will hone in on the concept of innovation as a crucial force for expanding Architecture beyond the discipline’s traditional boundaries.