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University education. Students qualified. By branches of study and universities

University education. Students qualified in oficial degrees and masters. By branches of study and universities Catalonia. 2021
Art & Humanities Sciences Health sciences Social and legal science Enginnering and architecture Total
Students qualified 4,972 3,724 10,366 27,867 9,018 55,973
State university system 3,953 3,523 7,210 16,880 7,148 38,714
University of Barcelona 1,705 1,662 2,395 5,141 332 11,235
Autonomous University of Barcelona 1,245 1,120 2,140 3,659 515 8,679
Polytechnic University of Catalonia 42 84 100 623 4,774 5,623
Pompeu Fabra University 423 35 531 3,713 572 5,274
University of Girona 176 320 624 1,462 297 2,879
University of Lleida 181 67 709 923 265 2,145
Rovira i Virgili University 181 235 711 1,359 393 2,879
Private university system 316 201 1,898 4,764 656 7,861
Ramon Llull University 136 108 635 2,949 521 4,349
University of Vic-Central University of Catalonia 167 93 644 905 83 1,918
Internacional University of Catalonia 13 0 543 465 52 1,073
Abat Oliba CEU University 0 0 76 445 0 521
Open University of Catalonia 703 0 1,258 6,223 1,214 9,398
Source: Ministry of Business and Knowledge.
Notes:
- From the 2012/13 academic year are included graduates in master studies.
- Integrated and attached centers.

Last update: June 1, 2022.

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Methodological note

Methodological aspects

We have used the information provided by the Generalitat de Catalunya's Ministry of Business and Knowledge, obtained from the statistics services of Catalan universities. Data is offered on the number of teachers, and students enrolled at and qualified by the private and public universities that make up the Catalan university system. Data is also included in relation to the number of students taking third cycle (PhD and continuing education) courses. Since the Bologna Plan came into force (2010), information has been included on students enrolled for official degrees and masters. At the moment there are two coexisting systems until the expiry of the old plan. Data is also provided on PhD theses, and on students on the different student mobility programmes.

Catalan universities are:

Name Year established
University of Barcelona (UB) 1837
Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) 1968
Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC) 1971
Pompeu Fabra University (UPF) 1990
University of Lleida (UdL) 1991
University of Girona (UdG) 1991
Rovira i Virgili University (URV) 1991
Open University of Catalonia (UOC) 1995
Ramon Llull University (URL) 1991
University of Vic (UVic) the 2014 renamed University of Vic-Central University of Catalonia (UVic-UCC) 1997
Internacional University of Catalonia (UIC) 1997
Abat Oliba CEU University (UAO) 2003

Unavailable information is represented using the symbol ":". When the value is lower than that of the minimum unit to be able to estimate the statistical operation or if it effects statistical confidentiality, the symbol used is "..".