Research Centres and Institutes 

The high level of its scientists, who occupy the first place in the Spanish universities ranking of research periods, has boosted the creation of specialized research centres

 R+D+i in figures 

The University of Cantabria is a leader in research, as is demonstrated by several competitive studies analyzing general and specific aspects of research in Spain

Strategic Areas 

The search for international excellence in teaching, research and knowledge transfer involves six strategic specialization areas

International agreements 

More than 300 bilateral agreements with European universities in the LLP-ERASMUS Programme Framework, co-operation links with US, Australian and Canadian universities.