Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

The UAB is a leading public university providing quality in teaching and excellence in research, highly committed to promoting mobility, collaboration and the capture of talent.

What's unique about us?

Founded in 1968, the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) is one of the top universities in Spain and the European Union. Study Abroad, Spanish and Catalan language programs are offered in Barcelona city center at a unique location in a UN World Heritage Site (Casa Convalescència) and at the UAB Campus in Bellaterra.  International students choose from: 



Programs and courses


UAB Languages Barcelona, the University language school located in Barcelona city center, offers Spanish programs for international students. 

Spanish intensive courses (20 hours per week)

  • Levels A1-B2
  • All year round (courses starting every month)
  • Course certificates
  • Communicative approach 
  • Optional cultural activities

We also offer general and specialised tailor-made programs for groups and private lessons. These programs can be combined with intensive courses.


STUDY ABROAD UAB: Pre-Established Programs

An opportunity to:

* Study in an intercultural environment!

* Study in the center of Barcelona.

* Take subjects in English and Spanish.

* Learn Spanish and Catalan

Choose from courses on Business, Economics and Politics, Art and Architecture, Mediterranean Studies, and Spanish and Catalan language.

Spring, May, Summer and Fall programs.

On completing the term, students receive a UAB certificate that can be validated for credits at their home university.

STUDY ABROAD UAB: Selected Courses

These courses are aimed at international students who want to attend subjects from the different degrees at the UAB on the main Campus (Bellaterra) with Spanish students and other international students who come through the Erasmus program.

An opportunity to:

*Attend classes in one of the best universities in Spain!

*Study with local and international students.

*Live on the main campus of the UAB.

*Learn Spanish and Catalan.

On completing the term, students receive a UAB certificate that can be validated for credits at their home university.


Fill out an information request if you are interested in this school. Then you will receive more information from us or the school and you will be eligible for our discounts and special offers.

Subjects you can take at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

THE WUR 2023 Ranking: 1st university in Spain

Get a 15% discount!

We offer DreamStudies students a 15% discount on our Spanish intensive courses. Fill out an info request for more info!

This offer expires on 2024-01-31

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