UPF (Universitat Pompeu Fabra) is a highly ranked public urban university known for its quality research, which is both theoretical and applied in practice. UPF is located in the heart of Barcelona, Catalonia in Spain, and has three large campuses: the Social Sciences and Humanities campus, the Health Science campus, and the Engineering and Communications campus. It’s a young university with approximately 10,300 BA students, 1,400 Master students, 1,350 PHD students,1,500 teaching and researching staff, and 700 administrative staff.
UPF is creating a new educational student-centered model and their active roles within their own education. By integrating this new methodology into the teaching and learning model, UPF aims to improve communication skills, learning techniques, competence, and digital literacy.