Universitat Rovira i Virgili

Tarragona, Spain

Universitat Rovira i Virgili

The URV is a modern public higher education institution, created in 1991 with a proud and widely recognised track record in providing teaching and research at the service of Southern Catalonia and also much further afield on the international stage. Moreover, it is a university with values and a commitment to finding solutions to the challenges facing society through the generation of knowledge and the provision of education that produces highly trained and discerning professionals and citizens.
The URV provide a full range of educational possibilities with more than 40 undergraduate courses and 50 master’s degrees (many of which are interuniversity), an extensive doctoral programme and a flexible lifelong learning programme so that professionals can constantly update their knowledge and improve their skills. Altogether, our courses are being enjoyed by over 15,000 students.

The URV is a more extensive project of the seu territory through the generation of international impact connectivity, situated in world-renowned rankings that make it visible.Let them show that the URV is not only one of the leading universities in Catalonia, but also one of the leading universities in Europe for the quality of the teaching, the commitment to continuous training and excellence of the seva research, development and innovation.

The Universitat Rovira i Virgili, through the national contract between CRUE and IEEE, has an open access agreement with IEEE. The agreement enables researchers to publish articles as open access with a 20% discount on eligible APCs for publishing in IEEE Gold journals and a predetermined number of covered open access fees in all IEEE hybrid open access journals. To see eligible titles, please refer to the IEEE open access title list. The agreement applies to all original research articles accepted for publication between now and December 31, 2025. To benefit from this agreement, the corresponding author has to be affiliated with Universitat Rovira i Virgili and use the correct institution name and institutional email address during submission. It is recommended for authors to select the CC BY 4.0 license. The open access funding request will be approved by an administrator in the library. Overlength page charges or color fees are not covered by the agreement and will be charged to authors.

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