Barcelona educations sites, universities...


An excellent site for anyone considering studying at a Catalan university, whether for a first or a post-graduate degree.

The site includes information on the Universities themselves, the courses they offer (with a search engine), scholarships, the Catalan education system and general information on living in Catalonia


Open University of CataloniaThe Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC), or Open University of Catalonia, is one of Europe’s leading distance or e-learning centres ("the world's best virtual university", it in fact claims). It offers full degree courses in such things as Law and Business Administration as well as degree and other courses in new technology.

Also available on the site is a wide range of articles on e-learning, e-business and other subjects, although generally only the abstracts are available in English.

See also

Spanish courses in Barcelona | TEFL courses in Barcelona

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Education Fair
The Saló de l'Ensenyament (March) is well worth a visit for anyone interested in seeing what Barcelona's universities have on offer.

More on Education also has a full Education section (information in Spanish and Catalan only).

Catalan universities

UAB Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
UB Universitat de Barcelona
UdL Universitat de Lleida*
UdG Universitat de Girona*
UPC Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
UPF Universitat Pompeu Fabra
URV Universitat Rovira i Virgili*

UAO Universitat Abat Oliba-CEU
UIC Universitat Internacional de Catalunya
URL Universitat Ramon Llull
UVic Universitat de Vic*

*Outside Barcelona

Distance learning
UOC Universitat Oberta de Catalunya

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