The University of Alicante is a public university located in Alicante, Spain that was established in 1979. There are approximately 33,000 students enrolled at the University, 2,000 of which are international and exchange students. Students can choose from around 200 courses that are fully taught in English.
University of Alicante is one of Spain’s most modern and innovative universities based in a beautiful campus by the Mediterranean. The campus is ranked among the best in Europe: an area of about one million square metres, sustainable and less than 15 minutes to the city centre and the beaches.
Programmes of study
DMU’s exchange agreement with the University of Alicante 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 University of Alicante.
Learn more about campus activities and events
At the University of Alicante there is several activities and events that you can take part in. You can also enrich your campus experience by participating in their cultural life, in their concerts, visiting their exhibitions and attending their workshops and their clubs in drama, music, etc. In addition, they are fully committed to sports and offer a wide range of sports facilities (sports centre with an indoor swimming pool, gyms, squash court, outdoor tracks, athletics, sea sports, basketball, hockey, tennis, 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: