The Faculty of Law at the UB is a school with a long tradition; its origins go back to 1450 coinciding with the creation of the University of Barcelona. It guarantees more than five hundred years' experience.
At the Faculty there are nearly 400 professors dedicated to teaching and research. Among the professors we find a great professional asset with great institutional projection: members of the Supreme Court, the Constitutional Court, the Hague Conference, the highest bodies of Public Administration, etc…
The Faculty of Law at the UB stands for a wide and powerful range of courses with five bachelor´s degrees, three dual degrees, two dual degrees of law at UB-US and a consolidated offer of Master’s degrees and Postgraduate Diplomas.
International mobility and employability of students are two priority issues in the management of the Faculty that besides it develops an intense research activity with 16 established groups, 3 emerging groups, 4 observatories and 2 research institutes.
The community of students of the Faculty is very large adding 8,000 students between undergraduate, graduate and continuing education.
The Faculty of Law is located in the middle of one of the best landscaped environments in the university area. It presents different environments and highlights the Main Building which received the first FAD Architecture Prize and the 20,406 m2 of gardens in the city of Barcelona. The Faculty has the largest legal library of free access in Catalonia. In addition to the services provided by the Postgraduate School, the Unit of Academic Improvement and Innovation, the Office of International Relations, the Research Office, the Secretary’s Office for Students and Teaching Staff, etc.., it highlights the legal library, the publications and reproductions service, the restaurant, the UB sports service, etc… which offer students all the elements of study, training and intense college life.
According to the QS World University Ranking in 2014 Barcelona is ranked the position 24 Best Student World City.
The UB in the field of legal studies is the only university in Catalonia that is among the top 100 universities in the world according to the QS World University Ranking in 2014
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