International studies

Blanquerna School of Communication and International Relations is aware of the dimensions of the European studies offered and has presented various projects within the internationalization since the academic year 1997-1998. These projects include exchange programmes for students in fourth year, in the case of any of our Communication Degrees; and in third year, in the case of International Relations Degree. We also have exchange programmes for Faculty members and Administration Staff. 

The universities we have bilateral exchange programmes with, for students and teachers are:


Erasmus Program

  • Universität Bonn. Germany
  • Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences. Netherlands
  • Hanze University Groningen. Netherlands
  • Erasmus University Rotterdam. Netherlands
  • Università di Bologna. Italy
  • Libera Università di Lingue e Comunicazione (IULM). Italy
  • Università degli Studi di Macerata. Italy 
  • Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza. Italia 
  • Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociale Guido Carli (LUISS). Italy
  • Thomas More University, Belgium.
  • Katholieke Universiteit Leuven. Belgium
  • Université Catholique Louvain. Belgium
  • University of Antwerp. Belgium
  • Ecole Supérieure du Commerce Extérieur de Paris. France
  • Universidade Católica Portuguesa. Portugal
  • Escola Superior de Comunicaçâo Social. Portugal
  • Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra. Portugal
  • University of Ankara. Turkey
  • Izmir University of Economics. Turkey

Sicue Séneca

  • Universidade de Santiago de Compostela
  • Universidad Pontificia de Salamanca

Latin America

  • Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Universidad ORT Uruguay
  • Universidad Católica del Uruguay
  • Universidad Católica Andrés Bello de Venezuela
  • Instituto Técnologico Autónomo de México
  • Universidad Católica de Córdoba. Argentina
  • Universidad Argentina de la Empresa, Fundación UADE. Argentina

United States

  • Emerson College, Boston
  • Fordham University
  • American University
  • Johnson & Wales University
  • University of Oklahoma
  • Catholic American University


  • Université du Québec a Montréal


  • Communication University of China
  • Lingnan University (Hong Kong). China
  • Sichuan International Studies University. China
  • Chongqing University. China
  • Shanghai Jiao Tong University. China
  • Kyonggi University. South Korea
  • Chulalongkorn University. Thailand
  • Université Saint-Joseph de Beyrouth. Lebanon
  • Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA)


  • École de Gouvernance et d’Économie de Rabat. Morocco
  • The American University in Cairo. Egypt


  • European Center for Peace and Development, University for Peace established by United Nations
  • Institute for the International Education of Students. USA
  • National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Comission (NBTC), Bangkok. Thailand
  • Fundación Global Democracia y Desarrollo de Santo Domingo. Dominican Republic

Teaching staff with international prestige

Following the international theme, Blanquerna offers students in the second cycle of Journalism and Corporate CommunicationAdvertising, Public Relations and Marketing; and Audiovisual Communication subjects in English for each speciality.

Guest lecturers from other institutions cooperate with the teaching staff at the School, i.e. Dr. Michael Walrave, professor at the Department of Communication of the University of Antwerp, Dr. Gregory Payne, professor at the Department of Communication of Emerson College and Dr. David Bell, professor at the University of Leeds, amongst others.