Fundació UAB

The Foundation of the Autonomous University of Barcelona (FUAB) is an institution created within the Autonomous University of Barcelona to collaborate with the University in the development and in the realisation of  teaching projects complementary to his academic offer and drive new systems of management in collaboration with several institutions and companies, and for the benefit of services related to the university and the implementation of new academic, research, consulting and service projects.

The FUAB has also the mission of establishing the strategic operation lines of the teaching entities group, of the services and of the buildings that configure this corporation, as well as to manage and lead the projects that those entities start. In order to accomplish these as diverse functions, the UAB and the FUAB have constituted a range of foundations, companies and consortiums that shape a true corporation.

FUAB is in charge of establishing the operating strategy of the teaching projects of the School of Archival and Records Management (ESAGED), the School of Prevention and Safety (EPSI), the School of Tourism and Hotel Management (EUTDH), the Doctor Robert School, the Veterinary Hospital Foundation, UAB Languages Barcelona, UAB Higher Vocational Training Qualifications and the Specific Programmes for International Students.

It also promotes institutions dedicated to projects of investigation, consulting and training in the field of health and life sciences, like the Health and Ageing Foundation and the Wassu Foundation.. 

In the services sector, the Fundació UAB manages the following: the Activities and Congresses Promotion Agency, the Plaça Cívica Service Centre, Casa Convalescència, Vila Universitària and Autonomous Solidary Foundation.

Likewise, it holds the patrimony management of Casa Convalescència, Hotel Campus, the Veterinary Hospital and the residential complex Vila Universitària and Vila 2.

UAB Foundation has two headquarters, at the UAB Campus in Bellaterra and in the city of Barcelona, at Casa Convalescència, a late art nouveau building within the complex of the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, declared Cultural World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

Fundació UAB · Edifici Blanc, 1ª planta · Vila Universitària
Campus de la Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
08193 Bellaterra (Cerdanyola del Vallès) · Barcelona · Spain
Email: fundacio.uab@uab.cat · Tel.: 93 581 72 27

Organigram Fundació UAB