Campus Atlántico Tricontinental

Universidad de Las palmas de Gran CanariaUniversidad de La Laguna

Scientific improvement


The activities related to scientific improvement are also centred under the concept of the Canary Islands Atlantic Tri-continental Campus. Thus, there is an action based specifically on the idea of the three continents, that serves to catalyze from this perspective R&D+i (innovation) in the areas of thematic specialization of the campus, and possibly In other fields. Moreover, there is a cross-cutting activity related to Integral Sustainability.

ULPGC Engineering Campus


  • To promote tri-continental research networks with a Tri-continental Open Science Programme, based on joint projects between the Canary Islands centres and centres from Europe-Africa-Latin-America.
  • To play a major role in the business development of the Canary Islands, through a Programme of Innovation and Knowledge Transfer with anchor companies in the Canary Islands or in partnership with Spain or Europe, moved by the desire to develop projects with a tri-continental dimension (Europe-Africa-Latin-America).


Scientific improvements

  • Tri-continental activities

Tri-continental Open Science Programme

  • Initiatives in specialist topic areas

Marine and Maritime science and technology


Biomedicine applied to develpment cooperation