University of Technology in Catalunya

Description

<strong>In pursuit </strong>of excellence
<p>In 2009, in the Spanish Ministry of Education's first round of International Campus of Excellence designations, the <strong>Universitat Polit&egrave;cnica de Catalunya. </strong>Barcelona<strong>Tech </strong>(<strong>UPC</strong>), together with the University of Barcelona (UB), was granted the recognition for the <strong>Barcelona Knowledge Campus (BKC)</strong> project.<br /> <br /> In the 2010 call, the University strengthened its position as an International Campus of Excellence with the <strong>UPC Energy Campus</strong> project. These two knowledge ecosystems are aimed at promoting employability, social cohesion and regional economic development. By interacting with research centres, science and technology parks, companies and other agents, the UPC is seeking to become a hub that attracts talent and resources: students, researchers and scientific facilities.</p>

Project involvement

10031

DiCoMa

Programme call
ITEA 2 Call 5
Status
Completed
Project leader
Eloy Gonzalez Ortega
Programme call
ITEA 2 Call 5
Status
Completed
Project leader
Patrick Gatellier
08009

ViCoMo

Programme call
ITEA 2 Call 3
Status
Completed
Project leader
Egbert G.T. Jaspers
05022

SODA

Programme call
ITEA Call 8
Status
Completed
Project leader
Francois Jammes

Organisation information

Type
University
Country
Spain
Website
http://www.upc.es
http://www.upc.edu
http://www.upc.edu
http://essi.upc.edu