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Social responsibility report 2012/2013

Values, innovation and knowledge for sustainable development

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Social responsibility report 2012/2013

The leading online university

Pioneer, the first university that is 100% built on the Internet from the beginning.

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Studies

  •  UOC

    > 15 degrees

    > 50 master's degree programmes

    > 102 postgraduate programmes

    > 3 doctoral programmes

    > 7 departments

    > 3 university schools

 

                  7,400 virtual classrooms                   

 

Research

  •  Recerca

    > 45 research groups, 14 recognized by the Catalan government

    > 152 research projects

    > 35 doctoral grants

    > 2 research centres

    > 1 research and transfer support office

 

  • > 201 articles in journals
    > 27 books and 63 book chapters
    > 314 contributions to conferences
  • 22 scientific and technical documents
    > 14 doctoral theses examined

Knowledge

  •  Fets i xifres de la UOC

    > 17,959 readers have subscribed to the UOC's digital publications

    > 2,149,466 documents downloaded from the UOC repository

    > 229 books published by Editorial UOC

 

International activity

  •  Fets i xifres de la UOC

    > 82 agreements with companies and institutions from around the world, 13 new

    > 44 international university networks

    > 2 UNESCO chairs

 

Financial report

  •  Financial report
    Operating income:
        101,387,730.86€


    Operating expenses:
        99,305,836.06€

Students

  •  UOC Student

    > 53,242 students

    > 49,943 graduates

 

  • > 52.9% of students are women

 

Staff

  •   Faculty & staff

    > 260 faculty

    > 3,406 teaching collaborators

    > 471 administrative staff

    > 37 research staff

 

69% of UOC faculty with doctorates have been accredited

 

The Networked UOC

  •  The Networked UOC

    > 2,470,720 Virtual Campus users (annual data)

    > 1,372,939 unique users of the UOC website (March 2012)

 

  • > 6.89% of the UOC website’s unique users used mobile devices (October 2013)

    > Over 3,500 unique users visited the “Questions and Answers” interactive knowledge site; 1,100 questions have been posted

The Social UOC

  •  The Social UOC
    Facebook

    > 12 pages

    > 18,318 followers

 

  • Twitter

    > 50 active accounts

    > 36,432 followers of @UOCuniversitat, @UOCuniversidad and @UOCuniversity

 

  • LinkedIn

    > 3,925 members of LinkedIn - UOC Alumni

 

  • YouTube

    > 1,512,037 accumulated plays