The Autonomous University of Barcelona is a public university, established in 1968, and mostly located in Cerdanyola, near the city of Barcelona in Catalonia, Spain. The school is comprised of 50 departments in the experimental, life, social and human sciences; they are organized into 11 faculties and three university schools. All these grant about 77 qualifications in the form of first degrees, diplomas, and engineering degrees. Furthermore, almost 90 doctoral programs and more than 100 other postgraduate programs are offered. Finally, the UAB is a leading institution when it comes to... See full description.