Research partners

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

The Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC), also known as Barcelona Tech, is a public research and higher education institution dedicated to engineering , architecture , science and technology. It is a leader in its field, well-positioned in the international rankings and is one of the universities with the highest rate of employment of its graduates in the world. The UPC has woven a complex network of international alliances with other universities, research institutions and companies that articulate new projects and support global and interconnected collaborative initiatives, encouraging the sharing of knowledge and experiences. 

UPC is the PhD awarding institution of these positions:




The selected candidate will be able to benefit from a waide range of training opportunities offered by UPC, such as:

– Hola! Cultural and Language Reception Programme and the UPC Language Programme such as basic Catalan and Spanish courses. Visit this website for more information:

– MOOC courses

– Summer courses.