• Accreditations and Rankings



ABET Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET for Chemical Engineering (Curriculum 2009) and Industrial Engineering (Curriculum 2003) studies.


AACSB Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, USA all IQS School of Management programs accredited.


Aristos Campus Mundus 2015 


AQU Agència per a la Qualitat del Sistema Universitari de Catalunya.


ACCIÓ Generalitat de Catalunya.




Euromaster ECTN European Chemistry Network Association


MGEM IQS financial times 2016

FINANCIAL TIMES Master in Management Ranking, recognition for the Master's Degree in Global Entrepreneurial Management IQS for the fourth consecutive year. One of the Top 50 worldwide, 1rst en International Course Experience, 2nd in the "Top for Entrepreneurship" category and 7th in the "CSR/Ethics" category.


SHANGHAI RANKING-GLOBAL RANKING OF ACADEMIC SUBJECT 2019 one of the best 150 universities around the word in "Management" and "Business Administration".


RANKING CYDthe URL is ranked as the 8th best university with the highest performance of Spain and the 2nd in internationalization.

U-MULTIRANK, recognition in the following areas of knowledge:

  • Chemistry degrees in the 12th position: Undergraduate Program in Chemistry and Master’s Degree in Analytical and Pharmaceutical Chemistry.
  • Chemical Engineering degrees in the 13th position: Undergraduate Program in Chemical Engineering and Master’s Degree in Chemical Engineering.
  • Industrial Engineering degrees in the 7th position: Undergraduate Program in Industrial Engineering and Master’s Degree in Industrial Engineering.

TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION our University is in the worldwide ranking "Top 100 Global Employability" 2017 and 2018.

IQS School of Management recognized in the Business School Ranking 2018. The Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management within the top 10 of the best management masters in the world, prepared by the Times Higher Education and The Wall Street Jornal.

EUROPE TEACHING RANKING, the URL ranked in the top 100 of best universities in Europe in teaching and among the top 5 Catalan universities. The 3rd best university in Europe in the area of Environment and the 8th in the Engagement area.

QS BUSINESS MASTERS RANKINGS: MANAGEMENT 2020, the Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management in the "Top 100".

QS BUSINESS MASTERS RANKINGS: MARKETING 2020, the Master in International Marketing in a Digital Environment in the "Top 50".

QS GRADUATE EMPLOYABILITY RANKING 2019, URL is the second private university with the best results of Spain.

QS TOP 50 UNDER 50 2019, our university among the top 100 young universities around the world.

QS WORLD UNIVERSITY RANKINGS BY SUBJECT 2019, positioned as the best university of the country and the 25th worldwide in the field of Business & Management.


EL MUNDO "LAS 50 CARRERAS" Edition 2019, recognition for the Undergraduate Program in Chemistry IQS.

EL MUNDO "250 MASTER" has recognised, during several editions, the Master in Bioengineering and Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management. In the 2019 edition, the Master in Global Entrepreneurial Management is ranked in the "Top 5" and the Master in Bioengineering has been ranked as the first in Spain taught by a private university and the only taught by a Catalan university in the category of Biosciences.


U-RANKING, the Undergraduate Program in Chemical Engineering and the Undergraduate Program in Chemistry IQS positioned among the top 3 at national level.

Universitat Ramon Llull, 1rst private university in Catalonia in Academic Performance Ranking, 2017, 2018 and 2019 edition.


EDUNIVERSAL, the 5 masters of the IQS School of Management according to the "Best Masters Ranking 2019"

-Master's Degree in Auditing and Management Control.

-Dual Master’s Program in International Marketing in a Digital Environment/ International Marketing and Sales Management.

-Master's Degree in Industrial Business Management.

-Master's Degree in Wealth and Financial Management.

- Master Global Entrepreneurial Management.


ROUND UNIVERSITY RANKING, IQS 1rst position at the state level in the Financial Sustainability Ranking 2018. IQS 2nd position at the state level in the Financial Sustainability Ranking 2017.


MIT- SPAIN PROGRAM (MIT International Science and Technology Initiatives)

AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)

EUA (European University Association)


ASEBIO (Asociación Española de Bioempresas)


AIESEC (Asociación Internacional de Estudiantes de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales)

ATLAS (European Association for Tourism and Leisure Education)

ESERA (European Science Education Research Association)

EFMD (European Foundation for Management Development)

FEIQUE (Federación Empresarial de la Industria Química Española)


IAJBS (International Association of Jesuit Business Schools)

IAJU (International Association of Jesuit Universities)

UNIJES (Universidades Jesuitas de España)

Quality Certification

Quality Certification of Doctorate in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering (MCD2006-00292).