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Ad Futurum is intended to achieve the following objectives:

  • Improve the international relevance and prestige of the University of Oviedo, as well as its position in the international rankings.
  • Achieve the internal internationalization of the institution and an external projection.
  • Achieve the international recognition of the research carried out in the region and the effective knowledge transfer to the industry, turning research into the driving force of the economic growth of the Principality of Asturias.
  • Lead the change in the industry of Asturias, from traditionally polluting industries (mining and iron & steel companies) to a new productive model focused on Energy, Environment and Climate Change, and Biomedicine and Health.
  • Provide, within the framework of the European Higher Education Area (EHEA), quality undergraduate and graduate studies in all the branches of knowledge as well as excellence undergraduate and graduate studies in the specialization areas of the clusters.
  • Organize an International Graduate Centre including an International PhD School specialized in the areas of the proposed clusters.
  • Create Campuses with a high level of academic life quality. Besides integrating the society, new Campuses should be open, educational and socialization areas working as motivation generators.


Imágen Vision

Ad Futurum proposes a comprehensive and global vision of the University, with a special focus on teaching and research quality and student training.

Project funded by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports and the Government of the Principality of Asturias in the framework of the Campus of International Excellence