Rovira i Virgili University
Rovira i Virgili University

Continente: Europe

Country: Spain

Address: Carrer de l`Escorxador, s/n, 43003 Tarragona, Spain

Web Site: www.urv.cat



About Rovira i Virgili University:

The Rovira i Virgili University (URV) was created in 1991 by the Catalan parliament. Located in southern Catalonia, it has developed a multi-centre structure with six campus sites. The URV employs nearly 1,000 full-time equivalent academic staff (4 per cent international, 38 per cent adjunct lecturers) and 640 administrative and service staff. Its total budget is €98.9 million. The URV’s scientific production is reflected in its 998 Web of Science publications (2013) and its presence in six ESI areas of excellence. The number of publications per permanent member of teaching staff is the fourth highest in Spain. The special emphasis that the URV has placed on research allows it to play a leading role in regional development, especially in the areas that are closely linked to the economic strengths of the region: chemistry and energy, nutrition and health, tourism, heritage and culture, and oenology. The wide-ranging and well-defined relationship between the university, business and society is one of the main reasons why the URV and its surroundings have been recognised as a Campus of International Excellence by the Spanish Ministry of Education. As such, the URV provides the region with a knowledge structure that is internationally visible and that achieves international recognition.



World University Rankings

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World University Rankings - - - - - - - - - - 551-600 601-650

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Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - - - - - 127 - - - - 351-400 351-400
Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - -
Life Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - - - -
Natural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500
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Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 132 127 117 116 109 104 98 123
Chemistryical Engineering - - - - - - - 232 280 - - 301-350
Chemistry - - - - - 273 267 290 279 273 301-350 301-350
Civil Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - -
Computer Science - - - - - - 256 243 - - 351-400 401-450
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - -
Environment / Ecology - - - - - - - - - - - -
Geosciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mathematics - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - -
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - - - - - -
Physics - - - - - - - - - - - -
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - - - - - - 451-500