The UAB and the members of the European project Accessible Culture&Training, which also includes the Catalan Ministry for Culture, will offer a new MOOC on Accessibility to the Scenic Arts. The course is already available in English on the Coursera platform. Read more
The UAB ranks 164 according to the Best Global Universities
The UAB improves its position and rises three points in the Best Global Universities ranking published by U.S. News. In Europe it ranks 67th and is the 2nd top university in Spain.
According to the Best Global Universities (BGU) ranking, published this week by the newspaper U.S. News, the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona ranks 164th worldwide and moves up three points from last year's edition. It is the 67th university in Europe and the 2nd in Spain, behind the University of Barcelona.
The first positions in the worldwide ranking do not vary from last year. The top universities are Harvard, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and Stanford University, all three located in the US.
The ranking is based on a set of indicators such as international research prestige, regional reputation, scientific publications, citations, conferences and level of international collaborations, among others.
The UAB will offer two new minors, one in entrepreneurship and social innovation and another in Latin American studies. Minors allow undergraduate students to acquire knowledge in a discipline different to the one they are studying. Registration now open. Read more