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This program repairs computers and other equipment coming from donations and recovery of obsolete equipment, which is then given to entities and social projects. (+)


Learn about cooperation projects carried out in collaboration with NGOs, universities and other entities and institutions. (+)


In decembre 2017 the UPC approved its Refugee Reception Program to facilitate access to higher education to people fleeing war and violence in their countries. (+)


Research at the UPC is organized in research groups, formed by multidisciplinary teams of researchers. (+)


The UPC collaborates in projects of NGOs and other entities contributing wirh it's experience and knowledge in technology, architecture and sciences. (+)

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Call for pre-doctoral grants


Until June 30th, a call is open for two PhD theses in the field of research for human development called by UPC. More information in this link.


The CCD is the office at UPC that since 1992 coordinates the development cooperation and volunteering programs at the University.

Through this action, which takes the 2030 Agenda as a reference, the UPC leads actions that contribute to improving people's living conditions, for example in the coverage of rights and basic needs, the prevention of emergencies, access to new opportunities and capabilities or the reinforcement of higher education systems.

In the global and local fight against poverty, inequalities and exclusion, the values education and a better knowledge of other social realities becomes a focal point of this work. The UPC aim is to train engeneers and scientist that become engaged and active professionals, and can contribute in building a more fair and sustainable world.


In the Catalan version of this website you can find updated information about events, news and other cooperation activity at the UPC. For more information, please email us: