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Study abroad for a semester in Barcelona!

Studying abroad as a student can be one of life’s most enriching and fulfilling experiences. This not only provides an excellent chance to advance your education but also offers a unique opportunity to immerse in diverse cultures, form lifelong connections, and broaden your worldview. For those seeking the best study abroad destination, look no further than the effervescent Barcelona – the captivating capital of Catalonia, Spain.

Nestled on the shores of the Mediterranean, Barcelona is a destination that caters to all. Whether you’re inclined towards art, history, culture, or simply relishing local ambiance, the city promises to be an inspiration. Boasting world-famous museums, art galleries like the Sagrada Familia and Gothic Quarter, dazzling beaches, and dynamic streets, Barcelona is a city brimming with character and charisma.

Barcelona is not just a popular tourist spot, but it’s also home to several of Europe’s foremost universities. Regardless of your field, be it business, art, engineering, or otherwise, the city has the ideal program for you. With its intimate class sizes, knowledgeable faculty, and cutting-edge facilities, studying in Barcelona provides the ideal platform to enhance your education while immersing in a new culture.

When not in class, the city presents an array of activities to keep you engaged. From traversing the picturesque neighborhoods like the bohemian Gracia, to experiencing the pulsating nightlife and dining scene, Barcelona never fails to entertain. Whether browsing the stalls at the Boqueria Market, trying tapas at a taverna, or grooving at a club, the city always offers something to keep you entertained.

Barcelona’s cultural heritage and historical significance add to its charm. From its archaic churches and cathedrals to its modernist architecture, the city is steeped in tradition. And with its fervent art scene, music, and dance traditions, Barcelona exudes creativity and passion. A city that welcomes all, regardless of background or origin.

So, if you’re ready for the experience of a lifetime, consider studying in Barcelona. With academic excellence, cultural immersion, and its central location in Europe, there’s no better place to take your education to the next level. Don’t miss out on this adventure – start planning your stay in Barcelona now!

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Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) is a public university created by the Autonomous Government of Catalonia in 1990. It is named after the linguist Pompeu Fabra, an expert on the Catalan language. Together with the University of Barcelona, Autonomous University of Barcelona and the Complutense University of Madrid, it is considered one of the most prestigious […]

Accceptance rate

50%

Semester fees

From 3500€/semester

Fall semester deadline

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Spring semester deadline

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Acceptance rate

50%

Semester fees

From 3500€/semester

Fall semester deadline

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Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) is a public university created by the Autonomous Government of Catalonia in 1990. It is named after the linguist Pompeu Fabra, an expert on the Catalan language. Together with the University of Barcelona, Autonomous University of Barcelona and the Complutense University of Madrid, it is considered one of the most prestigious […]

Accceptance rate

30%

Semester fees

From 3470€/semester

Fall semester deadline

May 15

Spring semester deadline

October 15

Acceptance rate

30%

Semester fees

From 3470€/semester

Fall semester deadline

May 15

Spring semester deadline

October 15

Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (UIC) is a private university based in Barcelona. It was founded in 1997, and is recognized by the Parliament of Catalonia. It currently has more than 9200 students, with 1800 full-time international undergraduate and postgraduate enrolled students coming from 108 different countries and 400 mobility agreements with foreign universities and institutions. […]

Accceptance rate

70%

Semester fees

From 3450€/semester

Fall semester deadline

June 15

Spring semester deadline

November 15

Acceptance rate

70%

Semester fees

From 3450€/semester

Fall semester deadline

June 15

Spring semester deadline

November 15

Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (UIC) is a private university based in Barcelona. It was founded in 1997, and is recognized by the Parliament of Catalonia. It currently has more than 9200 students, with 1800 full-time international undergraduate and postgraduate enrolled students coming from 108 different countries and 400 mobility agreements with foreign universities and institutions. […]

Accceptance rate

70%

Semester fees

From 3450€/semester

Fall semester deadline

June 15

Spring semester deadline

November 15

Acceptance rate

70%

Semester fees

From 3450€/semester

Fall semester deadline

June 15

Spring semester deadline

November 15

Established in 1450, Universitat de Barcelona (UB) is the oldest public university in Catalonia and one of the oldest universities in the world. It is the principal centre of university research in Spain and a European benchmark for research activity, both in terms of the number of research programmes it conducts and the excellence these […]

Accceptance rate

20%

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From ???€/semester

Fall semester deadline

June 15

Spring semester deadline

November 15

Acceptance rate

20%

Semester fees

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Fall semester deadline

June 15

Spring semester deadline

November 15