The Blanquerna Study Abroad Program offers undergraduate students around the world the possibility of studying for one/two semesters at the Blanquerna School of Communication and International Relations, enrolling in courses offered at undergraduate level. The school currently offers two degrees fully in English (International Relations and Global Communication Management) and three in Catalan/Spanish (Journalism and Corporate Communication; Audiovisual Communication; Advertising, Public Relations and Marketing and a double degree in Journalism and Corporate Communication + International Relations).
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International Affairs Office: Study Abroad
Plaça Joan Corominas, s/n
** MINIMUM OF ECTS CREDITS PER SEMESTER: 18 ECTS / MAXIMUM ECTS CREDITS PER SEMESTER 30 ECTS. The period of Study Abroad for one student may not exceed one academic year.
All prosper STUDY ABROAD STUDENTS must send the information below to:
15th May for first semester (Fall) students
15th October for the second semester (Spring) students
PLEASE, USE CAPITAL LETTERS TO FILL IN THE DOCUMENTS.
All documents must be scanned and emailed to:
TOEFL iBT 87-109
PTE General level 3
PTE Academic 59-75
Trinity ISE II
Students do not need to provide evidence of their Spanish or Catalan level by sending certificates, but please note that a student who does not have the required language skills may have difficulty participating in classes and may eventually fail the exams and therefore not obtain the corresponding credits. Recommended level of Spanish and/or Catalan B1, minimum.
Fall term: 12th September-20th December WELCOME DAY: September 9th
Exams: 7th January-17th January. Resit exams: 23rd January -4th February
Spring term: 5th February-22nd May WELCOME DAY: February 3rd (to be confirmed)
Exams: 25th May to 5th June. Resit exams: 15th June to 26th June.
Easter: 4th to 13th April
Not all the courses of our study plans are offered to Study abroad students. Please check here a list of the courses with groups in English and Spanish opened to Study abroad students.
Definitive timetables will be delivered to students upon arrival, on Welcome Day.
We do not look for accommodation, but here you are some useful information regarding that matter.
When looking for accommodation, it’s best to use the services of institutions and organizations dedicated to that purpose, as recommended by Barcelona Centre Universitari (BCU):
Web portals that can help you in the search for accommodation (recommended by our students):
Study abroad students must foresee spending at least 1,000€ a month on living expenses.
Take into account that, when renting an apartment, the first month you will have to pay a three-month deposit. This deposit will be returned to you if the apartment is in good conditions at the end of you stay. Also, pay attention to gas, electricity and water expenses.
Personal expenses: 160€-220€