Summer in Barcelona, Universitat Autonoma

Type Study Abroad
Duration 4 weeks
Next Date July 12, 2024
Starts from $6990

Destination: Europe

Plunge into summer on the Mediterranean

Beaches, culture, Spanish-language immersion, and a university with a strong international reputation await you in Barcelona! Our Summer in Barcelona – Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) program offers 6 credits in 6 weeks in one of Europe’s most cosmopolitan Mediterranean cities. On Summer at UAB, you can soak up all that Barcelona has while you take classes on a beautiful campus and make friends from both near and far.


Age : 18+
Education : For undergraduates: you have been a resident and a full-time student of the university for at least 3 months before applying for the pass.
Language : If your native language is not English, you may be required to demonstrate English proficiency by sitting a recognised test of your English language ability.
Minimum Experience : Future of Work Foundation Program
Visa requirements : NONE Required!

Our in-person internships are designed to develop students’ Core Competencies

  • Time management
  • Technology Fluency
  • Leadership
  • Problem-solving
  • Effective communication
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Collaboration skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Decision-making
  • Active listening
  • Creative thinking
  • Being detail-oriented

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Tuition & Inclusions

  • Airport Pickup
  • Cultural and recreational excursions and activities in Barcelona
  • One guided weekend excursion outside of Barcelona
  • Full-time tuition and fees for 6 Credits
  • Housing
  • Medical and accident insurance
  • Support services before, during, and after the program
  • On-site support
  • Academic advising
  • Financial aid counseling
  • Assistance with travel arrangements
  • Predeparture orientation
  • Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona orientation
  • Official Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona transcript
  • The Local Life cultural program

Set Dates

4 weeks May 30, 2024 - Jul 12, 2024 $6990

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What makes this program unique?

Top University

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) is one of the top universities in Spain, ranking #3 in the country. An academic powerhouse, UAB is a young, entrepreneurial university in an exciting city. Business students flock to UAB, where you can take a wide array of courses in business, international relations, and economics. Not to be overshadowed, the art and humanities courses at UAB are equally strong. You have the option to take classes in either Spanish or English. Luckily, UAB accommodates Spanish-language speakers of all levels. The Sant Pau campus is housed within an incredible UNESCO World Heritage site called the Hospital de la Santa Creu. Wander fifteen minutes down the block and you'll stumble upon the world-renowned la Sagrada Familia, Gaudi's iconic cathedral. You'll attend all of your courses on this campus, and you'll meet other U.S. and international students. Founded in 1968, UAB is ranked as #190 in the world by QS. Accreditation(s): Ministry of Education and Science.

Live like a local in Barcelona

This incredible location on the shores of the Mediterranean has a delightfully mild climate year round. Plus, Barcelona is one of the most exciting and vibrant cities to live in! The second-largest city in Spain has two official languages: Castilian Spanish and Catalan. It’s the perfect place to challenge yourself and practice your own Spanish skills, while also learning more about the unique Catalan history and culture. The city is bustling, and you'll be in awe of the architecture, including Gaudi's towering Sagrada Familia basilica. When you're ready to immerse yourself in nature, you can easily reach beaches and hiking sites just outside of Barcelona. The efficient public transportation system allows you to quickly travel to the many beaches to both the north and south of Barcelona. It also means you can easily navigate campus and the many amazing sites located throughout the city. The city’s diverse international population, colorful flair, exciting nightlife, and vast array of cultural, historical, and modern attractions makes Barcelona an unparalleled place to study abroad!

Upscale Housing

Enjoy upscale, shared accommodations in a residence designed for visiting students just like you! The student residence boasts a whole suite of modern amenities that ensure you're living in complete comfort. The double rooms have twin beds, an ensuite shared bathroom, storage space, and two desk and chair sets. Step out of your bedroom into a shared apartment environment, with living and lounging spaces, dining areas, and a kitchen. Share a meal or conversation with your apartment mates, find a quiet nook of your own, or head for one of the residence's communal spaces. Among the residence's abundant shared amenities, you'll find a gym, pool, terrace, lounges, kitchens, study areas, and cinema room. You'll be supported by 24/7 on-site staff and friendly reception. The residence is located on Carrer Pallars, bordering Poblenou in the 22@, Barcelona’s innovation district. The major thoroughfare, Avenida Diagonal, is just around the corner, providing easy access to the rest of Barcelona. The beach is about 15 minutes' walk.

Exciting Excursions

You'll be able to take part in built-in day trips at no additional cost. These trips are subject to change from term to term; listed below are excursions that have run in the past. Day Trips Around Catalonia. Weekend Trip from Barcelona. Barcelona Cooking Class. Costa Brava.

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