The UAB in figures

Teaching

107 bachelor's degrees (2020-2021)
141 official master's degrees (2020-2021)
135 UAB Master Degrees (2018-2019)
299 lifelong programs (2018-2019)
26.272 undergraduate students (24,488 full-time equivalent) (2019-2020)
3,050 official master's students (2019-2020)
2,126 UAB master students (2018-2019)
3,719 Lifelong learning students (2018-2019)
6,993 first-year undergraduates (2019-2020)
2,389 new income official master students (2019-2020)
4,530 graduating students (2018-2019)
2,104 official master graduates (2018-2019)
4,918 undergraduate students at affiliated centres (2019-2020)
854 official master students in affiliated centres (2019-2020)
1,299 first-year undergraduate students at affiliated centres (2019-2020)
636 new income official master students at affiliated centres (2019-2020)
926 graduating students at affiliated centres (2018-2019)
550 master degree graduates at affiliated centres (2018-2019)
48 MOOC offered at Coursera (2019-2020)
562,237 MOOC students (2019-2020)
85% Degree performance rate (2017-2018)
92% Employment rate (AQU 2018)

Research

68 Phd programmes (2020-2021)
15 industrial doctorates (2019)
4,790 PhD students (2019-2020)
705 PhD theses (2018-2019)
68 International research projects (2019)
206 national research projects (2019)
5 European Research Council (ERC) grants for UAB and UAB-CEI Sphere (2019-2020)
4,781 articles published in indexed journals (2019, Clarivate Analytics WoS)
547 training research staff (2019)
683 research agreements (2019)
48 patents claimed (2019)
6 new companies at Parc de Recerca UAB, including one spin-off (2019)
72% research and teaching staff with current research recognisements (2018)
24.7% research and teaching staff team-leaders in research projects (2018)
§74.45M total funding for research and transfer (2019)
§55.30M obtained from competitive research calls (2019)
§19.15M research agreements and services (2019)

International

1,474 foreign bachelor's degree students (2019-2020)
5.61% foreign bachelor's degree students (2019-2020)
1,112 Official Master degrees' foreign students (2019-2020)
36.46% Official Master degrees' foreign students ratio (2019-2020)
797 UAB Master degrees' foreign students (2018-2019)
37.49% UAB Master degrees' foreign students ratio (2019-2020)
1,806 PhD foreign students (2019-2020)
37.70% PhD foreign students ratio (2019-2020)
1,245 UAB students in mobility programmes (2019-2020)
21.5% graduates with training abroad (2018-2019)
1,334 foreign students in mobility programs (2019-2020)
2,179 foreign students in the Study Abroad programmes (2019-2020)
282 foreign teaching and research staff (2019)
7.7% foreign teaching and research staff (2019)
22% English-taught master's degrees (2020-2021)
9 Erasmus Mundus Master and PhD programmes (2019-2020)
50.78% articles from international collaborations (Scimago IBE 2020)

Structure

3,898 total teaching and research staff (2019)
2,698 teaching and research staff full-time equivalent (2019)
1,510 total permanent research and teaching staff (2019)
2,292 administrative staff (2019)
13 UAB teaching centers
13 affiliated teaching centers
57 departments
245 consolidated research groups (2019)
28 research centers
8 UAB research institutes
36 vinculated research institutes
7 general services for university community
62 research and transfer support services
1 teaching support services

Budget and finances

§327.85M liquidated expenditure budget (2019)
55.51% public income in total budget (2019)

All the figures

For more information visit the webpage Dades del curs 2019-2020.