The university moves up 12 positions in this year's ranking. It ranks number 157 and is the second top university in Spain.
From 20 to 26 October, the UAB will be offering a series of conferences to inform about the open and free access to scientific production, coinciding with the International Open Access Week.
The new headquarters of the Institute of Environmental Science and Technology and the Institut Català de Paleontologia Miquel Crusafont have been inaugurated on Friday 10 October. The new building is unique in Catalonia thanks to the sustainability criteria with which it was constructed.
Martí Boada, ICTA researcher and professor of the Department of Geography, and now the scientific coordinator of the centre, presented its lines of action at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris.
Two researchers from the UAB have worked on the European LanCook project, a new method to learn languages while cooking. With the help of digital technology, this new method promotes learning languages in real-life situations.
Archaeologists from the UAB shed light on the rich historical and archaeological heritage of the site of La Almoloya, located in Murcia. A silver diadem discovered in the royal tomb is the only one from that era conserved in Spain.
UAB is internationally renowned for its quality and innovation in research.
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