Universitat Politecnica De Valencia
The Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV), is a public, dynamic and innovative institution that is dedicated to researching and teaching. The UPV maintains strong bonds with its social environment and a strong presence abroad. The UPV provides our students with the knowledge they need to be able to work as graduates in their professional field, and we offer them an all-round education where they acquire technological skills, as well as a humanistic and cultural education: “We train people, we train professionals”.
Currently, the UPV is made up of over 42.000 people. Of these, nearly 37.800 are students, 2.600 are members of the teaching and research staff and 1.700 are administrative and services personnel. UPV is composed of 9 schools, 2 faculties and 2 higher polytechnic schools.
The Institute of Education Sciences (ICE) is a university service. The ICE is responsible for helping teaching, offering training, support and advice to teachers in the field of university pedagogy, and promoting the dissemination and use of new educational resources and technologies, contributing to the innovation process and evaluation of the quality of teaching, as well as develop training activities and provide psycho-pedagogical support to the student in order to meet their needs for guidance and academic, personal and professional advice.