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Universitat Ramon Llull
Ramon Llull University Logo
Motto Ser i Saber (To be and to know)
Established 1990
Type Private
President Dr. Esther Giménez-Salinas
Faculty 1297
Undergraduates 13,696
Postgraduates 3,136
Location Barcelona, Spain
Campus Urban
Programs 58
Mascot None
Website www.url.cat

Ramon Llull University is a private university located in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain founded in 1990. Currently it is formed by several different colleges specialized in different topics, most of which are located downtown Barcelona. Its prestigious business school, ESADE, has been ranked "Best International Business School" (2008, 2007, and 2006) by the Wall Street Journal.

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The Institution

Ramon Llull University is named after Ramon Llull, a famous writer and philosopher born in the 13th century. Despite its relative infancy compared to other universities, it is already considered as one of the best private universities in Spain.[1] Ramon Llull University comprises the following schools and colleges:

  • ESADE (Escuela Superior de Administración y Dirección de Empresas) (1958).
  • La Salle Engineering and Architecture La Salle (1903).
  • IQS (Institut Químic de Sarrià) - Sarrià Chemical Institute (1905)
  • Blanquerna Foundation (1948).
  • Philosophy Faculty - Includes Philosophy and Humanities (1864).
  • Pere Tarrés University School of Social Studies (1998).
  • Ebro Observatory Research Institute (1904).
  • Vidal i Barraquer Foundation - University Institute of Mental Health (1964).
  • Borja Institute of Bioethics (1974).
  • ESDi Higher School of Design (1989).

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References

  1. ^ ¿Cuáles son las mejores y las peores universidades españolas?, Finanzas.com, 24/06/2002

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