The Department of Humanities encompasses 38 areas of knowledge, grouped into four paths: History, Thought, Art, and Literature and Literary Theory. There is a consistent link between research and teaching, particularly within postgraduate programmes, as witnessed by the topics explored in the Faculty’s master’s theses and PhD dissertations.
Key figures —— Horizon 2020: €3.7 million / 9 projects —— 2 ERC grants —— 5 Marie Curie Actions —— Spanish R&D and Innovation Plan: €904,000 / 24 projects —— International teaching staff: 12% —— ICREA research professors: 4 —— Theses defended in English: 7% (2017-2018)
Data refer to the 2014-2018 period only. They include individual and consortia projects.  Data refer to the 2014-2017 period.  Data as of January 2017.  The Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies (ICREA) offers permanent tenured positions at Catalan host institutions to top researchers from around the world. 
Information and key figures about teaching, research, academic offer and internationlalization.