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Program facts and figures

The Electronic Engineering Program is jointly organized by professors from UPC and UIB Universities. There a total of 90 faculty involved in the Program, organized in 4 areas of specialization with 18 research groups (16 from UPC and 2 from UIB).

Here are the main figures of the program.


Professor figures
Number of program professors 91
Percentage of professors who have directed at least one thesis 82%
Median of citation h-index (source: Scopus) 13


Doctorands figures (Academic year 2019-20)
Admission applications 34
New student registrations 15
Total number of students 60
Percentage of foreign students 47%
Students coming from other universities 47%
Percentage of partial time students 18%
Percentage of students with research grant 32%


Thesis figures (Academic year 2019-20)
Number of theses defended 9
Percentage of presented theses developed in partial time 0%
Average duration of the thesis (years) 4.4
Number of doctorands not finishing the program 17%
Percentage of Cum Laude thesis 78%
Percentage of thesis with International Mention 11%
Total number of publications from the defended theses 80
Average number of publications per defended thesis 8.9
Percentage of students with a research stay 36%
Employment rate 100%


Additional figures can be found in the following links (in Catalan):