Skip to content

Programs : Brochure

This page is the brochure for your selected program. You can view the provided information for this program on this page and click on the available buttons for additional options.
  • Locations: Barcelona, Spain
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Additional Program Details: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: UTA applicants only
  • Please see application instructions for this program below.
Program Description:

The UPF exchange program is competitive, and enrollment is limited.  Interested students are encouraged to apply early.

Location: Barcelona (pop. 1.5 million) is the heart and capital of the region of Cataluña in the northeast corner of Spain.

The University: Founded in 1990, the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) is one of the newest public universities in Spain. Located in the heart of the city, the UPF facilities are housed in renovated historical buildings spreading from Las Ramblas to the Olympic Village in the district of El Poblenou

Courses Offered:  Courses are offered in English in a range of academic disciplines.  Some knowledge of Spanish is highly recommended.  Students with a high proficiency in Spanish may have the opportunity to take courses taught in Spanish.  Full Course Details

Student Visas:  In addition to a US passport, all students must obtain a valid Spanish Student Visa.  Students will apply for this visa once they have been accepted into the program.  Student Visa Process Details

Fun Facts: Barcelona is home to one of the world's most famous futbol teams, FC Barcelona.  Barcelona is also home to more World Heritage sites than any other city in Europe.

Barcelona International Summer School

More Information:

UPF Exchange Program

Housing Information 


Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

Please see application instructions for this program below.