UIC Barcelona is a private university located in Barcelona, Spain that was founded in 1997. There are approximately 8,000 students from 99 different countries enrolled on courses at the university, studying 16 different degree programmes. UIC Barcelona offers students a multicultural environment and vast offer of courses in English, as well as in Spanish and Catalan.
UIC takes a unique approach in that it values connections with society and business. Their teaching is practical in nature, with many academics also being active professionals in their fields. With a strong focus on professional experiences, UIC Barcelona has the best graduate employment rate in the Catalan university system year on year.
Programmes of study
DMU’s exchange agreement with UIC Barcelona allows students enrolled on the following programmes to study abroad:
Modules will be available in English and further information about the study options can be found here. Exchange students will be required to follow a full programme of study for the academic year based at UIC.
Learn more about campus activities and events
UIC Barcelona organize different activities such as Cultural adaptation workshop, guided tours around Barcelona, Sherlock Holmes event, Cinema events and cultural week. You can check all the activities on their Agenda webpage. The UIC Barcelona Sports Service offers programme, which includes training activities, sports competitions, discounts and special offers to access sports facilities and organisations, etc.
Travel & accommodation
Visas & insurance
Living costs in Spain tend to be lower than those in the UK. We recommend that you do further independent research to gain a better understanding of the cost of your year abroad. To help you, we have a created a simple cost comparison between the UK and Spain: