Study Abroad in Barcelona, Spain - UAB

Overview

Spend a semester or academic year in the cosmopolitan city of Barcelona, Spain, with AIFS! Choose from a wide range of course options at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). Students in the program take courses at the Sant Pau Campus or the Eixample Campus, both centrally located in the city. The connection between the two campuses can easily be made in just 18 minutes.

Academic Program Options in Barcelona (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB))

Spanish Language, Liberal Arts and Business (Spanish language not required)

Volunteer opportunities available

What’s Included

  1. TUITION

    Up to 15 semester credits
  2. courses

    Wide variety of courses available; taught in English or Spanish
  3. HOUSING

    Homestay. Additional housing options are available, see Optional Components for more detail
  4. MEALS

    Breakfast and dinner Monday through Friday in the homestay
  5. EXCURSIONS & DAY TRIPS

    3-day excursion to the Pyrenees and day trips to Girona and Besalú, Figueras and the Salvador Dalí Museum and Montserrat and Sitges
  6. CULTURAL & SOCIAL ACTIVITIES

    Guided city tour, walking tours of the Gothic quarter and Cathedral, Gaudí’s Parc Güell and Sagrada Família Basílica, cooking class, welcome and farewell party and tapas evenings with Spanish students
  7. HEALTH & SAFETY

    24/7 emergency support and comprehensive insurance
  8. ON-SITE RESIDENT DIRECTOR

    to help with any questions or advice you may need throughout the program
  9. Unique to Barcelona

    • Language exchange program
    • Volunteer opportunities
    • University services including the library and computer labs
    • Local AIFS Office provides study areas, resources and computer lab
    • City and beach location with vibrant cultural scene and iconic Modernist architecture
  10. Optional Components

  11. AIFS FLIGHT PACKAGE >>

    Round-trip flights from 25 U.S. gateways
    Airport and hotel transfers to and from campus
    2-night London stopover
  12. EXCURSIONS >>

    Seville and Granada, Andalucía (3 days)
    Tangier and Tetouan, Morocco (3 days)
  13. HOUSING SUPPLEMENTS >>

    Student apartment supplement including a meal allowance

Visa

Students must apply for a student visa with the Spanish Consulate for programs over 90 days. Upon acceptance AIFS will provide instructions and the necessary official documents about the academic year or semester in Spain; however, students must contact the Spanish Consulate directly for the appropriate visa forms. For many consulates, AIFS is able to apply for your visa on your behalf, provided you submit the needed visa information documents to AIFS by stated deadlines.

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