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 universities in Spain and it is one of the seven young universities that progress most rapidly worldwide. It is the most efficient Spanish university and the most productive according to different national and international rankings. In 2020, UPF is ranked the 10th best young university in the world and the best university in Spain by Times Higher Education.
Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona – Barcelona Program for Interdisciplinary Studies
- Barcelona ,
Fall semester application deadline
Spring semester application deadline
Semester fees (30 ECTS)
Subjects available to free mover students
Anthropology [English]Business & Management Studies [English]Communication & Media Studies [English]Communication & Media Studies [Spanish]Development Studies [English]Law [English]Politics & International Studies [English]Politics & International Studies [Spanish]Social Policy & Administration [English]Social Policy & Administration [Spanish]Sociology [English]
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