API at Universitat de Barcelona in Barcelona, Spain

Location: Spain: Barcelona

Term: Fall, Spring, Summer, Academic Year

Dates: 2020,2021


301 Camp Craft Road, Suite 100 Suite 100 Austin, Texas 78746 United States

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Phone: 5126008900

Fax: 512-600-8999


API offers comprehensive semester, summer and academic year programs at the Universitat de Barcelona! Study at one of the oldest and most prestigious schools in Spain.

Our semester programs capture a wide variety of course options including our Spanish Language and Culture Studies and our Tourism and Hospitality Studies program. Courses are offered in English and Spanish with great Spanish language courses. No previous knowledge of Spanish is required to participate in this program.

The Tourism and Hospitality Studies program is a great fit for students looking to a professional career in tourism or hospitality or any student with an interested these fields!

Students looking to experience Barcelona in the summer months have a great option with the Summer Intensive Spanish Language Studies program at UB. Great for improving one's Spanish language skills, this immersive setting.

Use these programs as a jumping off point to explore all that Barcelona - and Spain - has to offer!


1. Study Spanish at the oldest and largest university in Barcelona

2. Barcelona is a sprawling cosmopolitan city with unique architecture, museums, and art collections

3. Barcelona attracts many different students from various countries around the world so the city, university, and bars/restaurants reflect this eclectic mix

4. Barcelona is close to the beach so students can escape from the hustle & bustle of the city by taking a quick 10-minute bus/train ride from the city center

5. Students at all Spanish levels can study at UB and learn Spanish in the classroom and Catalan in the streets

Degree Level


Minimum Education

High School

  • Spanish

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

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Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

Pre-Departure Services:
- Advising, @api Online Resources, Orientation Materials and Support, Peer Mentors, Social Networking, and Scholarships.

On-site Services:
- Airport Reception, Resident Director, API Center, On-Site Orientation, Housing (Including Meals and Laundry), Tuition, Tutoring, Medical and Life Insurance, Excursions (Overnight, Day and International in some locations), Social and Cultural Activities, Welcome and Farewell Group Meals, and Volunteer Opportunities, API Learning and Engagement Badge Program.

Re-entry Services:
- Re-Entry Materials and Support, and much more!

Credit Available


Experience Required


This Program is open to

American, Canadian Participant.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Apartment/Flat
  • Home-stays
  • Group living

Participants Travel to Spain


Application Process Involves
  • Letters of Reference
  • Transcript
  • Online Application
Post Services Include
  • Alumni Network
Year Founded