Baix Llobregat Campus and UPC
The Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) is a public academic institution dedicated to teaching, research, innovation. Its activity is focused on different aspects of architecture and engineering and its consistent and broad range of official undergraduate and master's degree programmes, puts it in a position to face the challenge of building the European Higher Education Area.
UPC consists of several campuses, being EETAC located in the Baix Llobregat Campus (CBL), strategically located inside the PMT. Its academic and research activities are mainly oriented towards:
Information and Communication Technologies Engineering (EETAC).
Aeronautics and Aero Navigation Engineering (EETAC).
Agriculture and Biotechnology (ESAB).
The Campus has been constructed from a enviromental viewpoint, affecting edification (green buildings), water consumption system, sources of energy, transport policies...This make of it a sustainable campus.
It is an exclusively pedestrian campus, with a rich fauna, flora and several lakes with constitute an important area for bird migration. Because of these privileged features, the Campus is often visited by students of secondary schools in organized trips (named ITINERA), to learn about ecology and environmental preservation.