Universidad de Oviedo
The University of Oviedo is the public institution of higher education and research of the Principality of Asturias. With more than 410 years of history, it has a complete offer of degrees adapted to the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) in all branches of knowledge, bilingual itineraries, double degrees with international universities, and Erasmus Mundus and interuniversity masters and in collaboration with more than 250 companies. This offer is complemented with a complete program of own degrees and University Extension classrooms and courses.
With an international vocation, closely committed to its territorial environment and with a strong commitment to the transfer of knowledge to the productive fabric, the University of Oviedo was one of the first nine Spanish universities to obtain accreditation as Campus of International Excellence, being the Cluster of Biomedicine and Health one of the two specializations of the project.
The Biomedicine and Health Cluster is organized as a meeting point between researchers, the productive sector and social agents to promote the development of joint projects, innovation and knowledge transfer. In addition to renowned research groups, the Cluster brings together companies, foundations, research centers, public administrations, and the Principality's hospital network.
The University of Oviedo develops 80% of the R & D & I of Asturias, and has state-of-the-art services and equipment to facilitate the transfer of knowledge to the productive fabric. The income derived from scientific production amounts to about 40 million euros per year, and it has more than 500 contracts or agreements with companies to develop research and transfer projects.