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  • Locations: Barcelona, Spain
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Semester, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: Global Student Experience 
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English, Spanish Click here for a definition of this term Class Status: 1-first year, 2-sophomore, 3-junior, 4-senior, 5-grad student, 6-other
Housing Options: Apartment (shared), Homestay Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Architectural History, Architecture, Art History, Business, Economics, Environmental Studies, Finance, History, Management, Marketing, Political Science, Spanish
Program Type: study abroad Minimum GPA: 2.75
Click here for a definition of this term Program: Direct
Program Description:
Study Abroad with GSE

Study Abroad with GSE at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Founded in 1968, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona was established in a climate of dramatic student activism and aims to uphold four principles of autonomy: freedom to select teaching staff, admission available to all students, freedom to create its own study plans, and freedom to administrate the university's capital. UAB has moved forward at a rapid pace in its short history and is a leader in education and research, cooperating with universities and international organizations on five continents.  Students can take courses in a variety of disciplines, including economics, international business and marketing, history, humanities, and of course, Spanish.  

Admission Requirements & Recommendations

  • At least 18 years of age
  • 2.75 cumulative GPA
  • Must submit an unofficial high school or college transcript
  • One semester of college level Spanish or equivalent (recommended)

University Facts

  • Current enrollment of 50,000 students
  • One of the leading schools in Barcelona, founded in 1968
  • Established in a climate of dramatic student activism
  • Aims to uphold four principles of autonomy: freedom to select teaching staff, admission available to all students, freedom to create its own study plans, and freedom to administrate the university's capital
  • GSE participants attend classes at the Sant Pau Campus in the historic UAB Casa Convalescencia building, located in the Eixample district in central Barcelona OR at the new Campus Eixample located in the Eixample district and also in central Barcelona.
  • Official transcript issued by Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Program Includes:     

  • Superior Student Support
  • Experienced Student Advising
  • Centrally Located Student Apartments
  • Tuition, Course Enrollment, and an Official Transcript from the host university
  • Cultural Immersion Events
  • Excursions
  • Mobile Phones
  • Extensive Pre-departure Information
  • Onsite Program Director
  • Arrival Orientation
  • Comprehensive Health and Medical Insurance

**GPA requirement may be flexible; contact GSE for more information
**please note on housing section above, additional fees are associated with the homestay option

Contact GSE toll free at 866.756.2443 or via email at info@gseabroad.com.
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