UPF is a public, international and research-intensive university. Founded in 1990, it has quickly earned a place among the best universities in Europe. UPF structures its studies on three main fields of knowledge: social sciences and humanities, health and life sciences, and communication and information technologies. The university is committed to offering a high-quality teaching model and outstanding research with international projection. Thanks to this model, UPF is the third Spanish university at the 2023 Times Higher Education ranking (position 186 worldwide) and the first Spanish university and fourth in Europe at the 2022 U-Multirank.