The Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), located in Bellaterra, near Barcelona, is one of the major public universities in Spain. Since its foundation in 1968, the UAB has been acknowledged for its excellence in promoting quality in teaching, attracting international talent and its impact on research.

The UAB has a strong entrepreneurial vocation, highly committed to encouraging the generation of new ideas and business projects by all members of the university community (researchers, students, professors and administratives).