Campus do Mar


Campus do Mar

Campus do Mar

Sector: Marine Biotechnology

Location: Edificio Filomena Dato, Oficina 51 Campus Universitario Vigo 36310, Vigo (Pontevedra) – ES


The Campus of International Excellence, Campus do Mar, represents an R&D network of more than 3,500 researchers from 25 institutions in the area of Marine Sciences and Technologies, implemented throughout the Galicia-North Portugal Euroregion, which aims to train the best professionals and researchers, generate quality research with international impact and provide industry with the best tools to compete on a global scale.

Since obtaining the CEI-R seal of excellence in 2010, Campus do Mar has worked to position itself as an aggregator of the marine and maritime interests of the Euroregion and as an international reference on ocean knowledge.

Areas and Research Groups

Marine research organized in four R&D clusters:

  • Ocean Observation and Global Change
  • Sustainable Use of Marine Resources
  • Integrated Management of the Coastal Zone and Technological Progress and Business Management

Most important R+D+i projects (Campus do Mar involved as a Coordinator or partner)

  • BLUEBIOLAB · Transboundary Marine Biotechnology Laboratory (POCTEP, 2018-2021)
  • MARENET · Atlantic Maritime Ecosystem Network (H2020-BLUE CAREERS, 2019-2021)
  • SHERPA DO MAR · Euro-regional platform for the promotion of competitiveness in the marine environment through the promotion of technology-based companies (POCTEP, 2017-2021)
  • EBB · European Marine Biological Resource Centre Biobank (2017-2020) (Interreg Atlantic Area)