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elDirectori is the register of the associative fabric of the Autonomous University of Barcelona. The associations that form part of it have access to resources aimed at encouraging the growth and consolidation of the university's associative fabric. You can consult all the resources in the following link.

If you want to register, just fill out this form and submit it:

  1. In person at the Registration Assistance Office, or in the academic management of each center.
  2. By certified mail, the mailing address is: Oficina d’Assistència en Matèria de Registre de la UAB | Edifici A. Rectorat | 08193 Bellaterra (Cerdanyola del Vallès)
  3. Electronic format. You can submit the application in digital format in the Electronic Register. To do that, you must have a digital certificate installed. Here you can check the supported certificates.
  •  ​​​Access the electronic register
  • Select the generic application procedure, and Perform the procedure with a digital certificate
  • Fill out the generic application form
  • Attach the digitally signed documentation

It is the biggest student association in Europe, with representation in 40 European countries and 200 cities. It has more than 13,000 affiliates. Its objectives are: promoting a united Europe without prejudices, promoting democracy, human rights, cross-border cooperation, and mobility and education at a European level.

Student association with the objective of achieving a truly public education, the improvement of the conditions in the different centres and encouraging socio-cultural activities that promote critical thinking.

Society formed by UAB students of geology that is part of the Spanish Society of Mineralogy (SEM). The main objectiveS of the association are: to promote the exchange of information, ideas, knowledge and training experiences in the different fields of geology among young researchers, and to disseminate geology to the general public.

International non-profit organization, global and apolitical, managed by students and recent graduates with the objective that their members complete their academic training with international mobility programmes.

The main work of this society focuses on combating human rights abuses through public denunciation and activism from the UAB campus.

Student society that works for visualization, sensitization and inclusion of people with special needs.

Artencurs wants to turn the UAB into a space to create and share art. It is born from the Philosophy degree student’s initiative. It has become an interdisciplinary student society that aims to give a space to talents in artistic and philosophical practices, as well as being a platform of professionalization in different fields of culture and critical thinking.

This society works to create and spread knowledge both at university and the region by the means of aesthetic practices that includes curatorship, creative writing workshops, performance, cultural management, poetry festivals and so on. Every year, artencurs brings to light all projects in which students have been working at the Poetry Festival Gespa Price.

Student society that aims to establish a union between Chinese students and the university through the organisation of activities to disseminate Chinese culture.

Students that promote speciesism and veganism amongst universitary students.

Assembly of Catalan Philology students that aims to promote and defend the social use of the Catalan language at the Catalan Countries. Besides, it wants to become an authority of representation for the degree students and give voice to the claims of the students.

Group of students aiming to develop activities and debates concerning the libertarian movement. 

Association that organize activities for physics PhD and for unspecialized students interested by physics. 

Organisation that aims to promote geography and the socio-cultural exchange of their members.

The aim of this association is promoting and organizing softcombat and nerf wars activities oriented to whole university community.

Association whose aim is to ease integration for those students who accessed the university system through the access tests for people over 25 and 45 years old, as well as the rest of students who are 30 years old. Furthermore, they also aim to help with the several academic difficulties that these students may have whilst creating a network to share experiences and the needs derived from the age or the vital moment of these students.

Entity whose objective is to fight the basis of the animal abandonment problem and defend animals through denunciation and information about their needs and rights, promote adoption and sterilization and bring their commerce to an end.

Association that watches over the health, the feeding, and the control of cat colonies.

Association of students and degree holders in Criminology that watches over the promotion of criminologists in Catalan society and the improvement of the studies, the entry into employment and the defence of Criminal Science.

Student society of enthusiasts and interested in astronomy and astrophysics, where astronomic trips to observe the sky are organized as well as talks and symposiums to promote the astronomy among the community. It is a place to discuss about topics related to the theme of the society.

Association composed of graduates in Veterinary Science that came up because of the interest in Veterinary Science applied to wild animals.

The Time Bank is a services exchange system among people who help each other by means of supply and demand, abilities or knowledge. The bargaining chip is time, one hour for one hour. The aim is to give, take and share one’s time with other people.  

Group that cares about the interests of the gypsys. Their main goal is to support and help gypsy students before and during their studies, promote paticipation and lidering, and fight against the stereotypes and prejudices the gypsys suffer.

Rugby team of the UAB. It is addressed to people from all levels, both for beginners and for people that has already played rugby and wants to enjoy the experience of university rugby.

Student Association that organize activities related with chess.

Meeting point at the UAB campus for everybody interested in mountain climbing in general and its implied philosophy. The club promotes and encourages any activity related to the mountain.

Student society whose objective is to promote, develop and practice badminton, both for fun and in competition, and it is addressed to the entire university community.

Organisation whose objective is to make people know about alternative leisure activities: role playing, board games, freak cinema, softcombat practices and collectable cards.


Young and communist group that works for the defence of the fundamental values of public university and the dissemination of issues such as political economy, anti-imperialism, workers movement and feminism.

Group with the objective to show and spread the scientific discoverings of UAB investigators about Latin America and the Caribbean.

Student society whose objective is the dissemination in the university community of the “castells”, a typical Catalan activity, and all the values implied in this practice.

This student society aims to promote political and social debates along with seminars and training courses for students.

Organization founded by PhD students who work to promote cooperative spirit among students and dissemination of science among the university comunity.

Studient group of the PhD programme in Education aiming to create a meeting space for students to socialize among the students of the PhD programme, to share thesis progresses, to facilitate the communication with the PhD coordinators and suggest training and to transference activities.

UAB anti- patriarchal student society

Association whose objective is to welcome UAB international students, make the formalities easier, to welcome them in Barcelona and make them know the city and the Catalan culture.

Student society that offers the university community a space for meditation and silence. It is a space for people who seek to share a spiritual consciousness focused on mediation, beyond images, words or thoughts.

A student union that has been working since 1932 for a free and quality Catalan university. The FNEC UAB wants to continue this struggle, working for a high-quality university and in Catalan, for the elevation of our language and for individual and national freedom with its own state.


Its goal is to generate debate and disseminate information about European institutions and European model

Student association that aims to connect people that fight for university and quality public education.

Student society whose objective is to informally develop argumentative skills through activities such as juridical simulations, debates and moot courts.

Student society made up of students who like playing videogames and want to meet other students who are interested on the same issue, to share hobbies and organise competitions, amongst many other activities.

Group of students that fights in a peaceful and democratic way for a more fair society and the freedom of Catalonia.

Group of students who study the Bible. They make dissemination of it and they deduce and spread their practical applications for the daily life.

Student society whose objective is to organize "Humans vs Zombies", a live simulation game from the USA that is now played all over the world.

Entity composed of second cycle students of the degree studies of the UAB Faculty of Psychology. The organisation has been created with the objective that the students meet each other and enjoy social activities in which bonds are created with the rest of students, as well as share concerns and ask for advice.

Student society whose objective is to promote academic and cultural exchange between Veterinary students from different countries, as well as to encourage cultural plurality, international respect, the English level and the improvement of veterinary skills.

Youth organisation that fights for the rights of young Catalan workers.

Political organisation for the pro-independence youth. Network of young people whose aim is to raise awareness and mobilise the Catalan Countries’ youth to work in improving their living conditions.

Joves Juristes de Catalunya is the first association for young talented jurists all over the national territory. Internships and conferences of the best professionals in the field.

A classy, revolutionary, democratic, feminist, republican, Catalanist, internationalist, secular and independent youth political organization that fights for the rights of the working class and its youth, organized in Catalonia.

The ideological basis of the collective is Marxism-Leninism and they base their analysis, proposal and political practice on historical and dialectical materialism and scientific socialism. Their principles are internationalism, the defense of the right of self-determination, the preservation of the environment, the fight against capitalism, or any other form of oppression of human beings.


Student society interested in Korean culture-related activities such as Korean music, language, traditions, food, k-drama, etc.

La Trivial is a student magazine that aims to help students understand the world we live in by giving them food for thought and disseminating culture. The magazine will deal with current issues in an easy and interdisciplinar manner. All publications will be managed by the magazine's editorial department.

Self-managed society that works agro-ecology as a tool for social transformation. They are self-taught people for community self sufficiency.

Club que tiene el objetivo de fomentar la astrología humanística y psicológica como método de autoconocimiento basado en la psicología de Jung. A la vez, este colectivo quiere ser un espacio seguro donde aprender astrología con perspectiva de género.

Collective that works so that speech therapy is more recognized by the university community, through the organization of different activities of diffusion and participation with the purpose of giving to know what the speech therapy within the university sphere is and also to deepen into the topics that most interest and motivate undergraduate students.


Association of doctoral, master's and post-doc students of the Institute of Neurosciences. They aim is to stimulate scientific interaction by organizing talks, seminars and forums, but also proposing fun activities to socialize and make community.


Combative youth organization. Our main axes are anti-capitalism, feminism, anti-racism, the LGTBI struggle and environmentalism.

Students' initiative willing to pormote Catalan culture through the representative figures of Pubilla and Hereu of the UAB.

Students that want to spread East Asian (japanese, corean, chinese and taiwanese) cultures, and also organise activities to disconnect from the university in a multicultual and open way.

Group of young people who, faced with the degradation of democracy in Catalonia and the constant violation of everybody’s rights, are mobilizing in defense of the Spanish  Constitution and the Statute of Autonomy of Catalonia, the rights of all citizens of Catalonia and the rest of Spain and the respect for the plurality of ideas in our society.

Student organization of the pro-independence left. Its aim is to become a tool for all students of the Catalan Countries for their self-organization, training and awareness.

Non-profit association compromised with the developement of nanoscience and nanotechnology that protects the interests of students and professionals. Their goal is to become a meeting point of the sector, to contribute to the spreading, innovation and formation in nanoscience and nanotechnology.

Student society whose objective is to promote and organize activities related to social dance and swing.

Student society that promotes research and learning in engineering.

The aim of this society is to promote civil rights and republican values and to position the University before the social and political reality in Catalonia. They also aim to condemn the democratic backsliding going on in Catalonia and the existence of political prisoners.

UAB Investment Club whose objective is to learn about financial markets, as well as to help with their study and analysis.

Group that organises Hacktathons, meetings of programmers that develop collaborative software at the UAB.

Student association that promotes international relations. Their objective is to participate in United Nations Models and in academic activities related to international relations.

Women’s vindicative group that plays festive and popular music, with the intent to play in all the festive events of the university.

Students that want to creat a space in the UAB where all the members of the community interested in X-Wing can play and promote it. They can also organise tournaments.