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Barcelona (pop. 1.5 million) is the heart and capital of the region of Cataluña in the northeast corner of Spain. The origin of this Mediterranean city goes back more than 2,500 years and is crucial to the history of Spain and Catalonia - ruled by Carthaginians, Romans, Visigoths, Moors, and Franks until it finally became part of the Spanish empire in the 17th century.

Barcelona is, for all intents and purposes, now a bilingual city as inhabitants of the region speak both Castilian Spanish and Catalán, the official language of Cataluña. Barcelona offers visitors eccentric creativity, cultural diversity, and endless amounts of energy. The architecture in Barcelona is stunning and unique, ranging from medieval gothic castles to the mosaic buildings of Antonio Gaudí.

Also known for the cubist and surreal artists Picasso and Dalí, Barcelona will satisfy art lovers of all types! Bordered by wooded hills, Barcelona's surrounding area offers an escape from the bustling city life. A few hours away are the Pyrenees Mountains as well as the vineyards and orchards of the Cataluña region.

Studying in Barcelona provides the perfect blend of culture and fun, so what are you waiting for? Come study abroad in Barcelona!

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Academic Programs Offered in Barcelona

Global Health
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
[Courses instructed in English and Spanish]

2015

CodePrice
(Jan 3, 2015 to Mar 28, 2015)IBRS1515$12,400
Legal Studies Honors Program
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
[Courses instructed in English and Spanish]

2015

CodePrice
(Jan 3, 2015 to Mar 28, 2015)IBRS1315$12,400

2016

CodePrice
(Jan 3, 2016 to Apr 8, 2016)IBRS1316 TBA
Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM)
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
[Courses instructed in English and Spanish]

2015

CodePrice
(Jan 3, 2015 to Mar 28, 2015)IBRS1415$12,800
Spanish Language, Liberal Arts & Business
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
[Courses instructed in English and Spanish]

2015

CodePrice
(Jan 3, 2015 to Mar 28, 2015)IBRS1115$12,400
(Sep 12, 2015 to Dec 17, 2015)IBRF1115$12,400

2016

CodePrice
(Jan 3, 2016 to Apr 8, 2016)IBRS1116 TBA
International Studies, Business & Culture
Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona
[Courses instructed in English and Spanish]

2015

CodePrice
(Jan 7, 2015 to Apr 23, 2015)IBRS1215$12,900
(Sep 1, 2015 to Dec 16, 2015)IBRF1215$12,900

2016

CodePrice
(Jan 13, 2016 to Apr 28, 2016)IBRS1216 TBA
Hispanic Studies
Universitat de Barcelona
[Courses instructed in English and Spanish]

2015

CodePrice
(Jan 25, 2015 to May 14, 2015)IBRS2115$12,975
(Sep 11, 2015 to Dec 19, 2015)IBRF2115$12,500

2016

CodePrice
(Jan 19, 2016 to May 7, 2016)IBRS2116 TBA
Tourism, Hospitality Management & Business
Universitat de Barcelona
[Courses instructed in English and Spanish]

2015

CodePrice
(Sep 11, 2015 to Dec 23, 2015)IBRF3415$12,900

2016

CodePrice
(Late Jan, 2016 to Mid May, 2016)IBRS3416 TBA