Departments, Institutes and Research Groups

The integration of research and teaching at the University of Oviedo is a fundamental fact. Research is mainly conducted in Departments and Research Centres or Institutes and is organized around Research Groups, which, in addition to teaching and research staff, include young researchers undergoing training.

Its researchers make the University of Oviedo an institution of excellence and reference in the field of research. The greatest research asset at the University of Oviedo comprises the people who carry out this activity, both individually and organized in research groups.

Researchers are the ones primarily responsible for obtaining economic funding to allow research work to be conducted and are responsible for the scientific output and technology transfer that make the University of Oviedo an institution of excellence and reference in the field of research.

The merits and prestige of each of these researchers benefit all members of the University, and should thus be recognized and valued. The research work carried out by all those concerned affects the image of the entire institution.