The UIB is one of the country’s leading universities in teaching, research, international cooperation and technological development and innovation. The UIB is a time-honoured member of prominent international university networks, it has attracted countless students from abroad and successfully joined the European Space for Higher Education. It is a university committed to building the European Union, and an institution that aspires to become a motor of economic growth and wellbeing for the people.
The UIB has made research its fundamental objective. To achieve these objectives, it has excellent researchers and high-quality research facilities that let them work with a high-quality level.
In this framework, a research group has been created in the field of science of physical activity and sport, currently working the following lines of research:
Promotion of healthy lifestyles.
School interventions for health promotion.
Health, welfare and satisfaction of needs throughout the career (I + D).
For instance, within the field of psychological wellness, this research group gives competition data empirically contrasted to introduce psychological training applications for the use of effective strategies in young athletes.
This continuous and collaborative effort has allowed the UIB to achieve great prestige as a research organisation, at a national and international level.