Rovira i Virgili University
Covestro Iberia has several agreements with Rovira i Virgili University in Tarragona, including research projects and internship programmes with students from the schools of engineering, business administration and communication.
It also participates in the university’s APQUA project to promote STEM education (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) among secondary school students.
Chemical Institute of Sarrià
Covestro Iberia has several agreements with the Chemical Institute of Sarrià in Barcelona, including research projects and internship programmes with chemical engineering students.
It also backs the “Aquí hay química” project to encourage secondary school students to study chemistry and chemical engineering.
Polytechnic University of Catalonia
Covestro Iberia participates in the Master’s in Automotive Engineering at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, offering technical sessions on the company's materials that can be used in the sector.
Covestro Iberia has several agreements with different institutes and secondary schools to promote dual education in areas related to the chemical industry.
In order to promote the study of science and technology from a very young age, Covestro Iberia invites local schools to visit the facilities of its Tarragona plant.
Greenlight for Girls
Covestro supports this association which promotes STEM studies (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) among girls worldwide. Covestro Iberia actively participates in sessions held around Spain by organising chemistry workshops.
Gimnàstic de Tarragona
Together with Gimnàstic de Tarragona, Covestro Iberia organises educational sessions on how chemistry has contributed to the evolution of sports materials to prevent injury and improve practice.