Pompeu Fabra University (UPF) / ポンペウ・ファブラ大学 / Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF)


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Number of students 1
Eligibility Third- or fourth-year undergraduate students
Period of study September 2017 - April or June 2018
Location Plaça de la Mercè, 10-12 08002 Barcelona, Spain
University profile Pompeu Fabra University (UPF) is a modern, high-quality public university that was founded in 1990. It focuses on the knowledge areas of the social sciences and humanities, communication and information technologies, and health and life sciences. It is located in the heart of Barcelona and is home to around 9,000 degree-seeking students and 1,300 international students on exchange or study abroad programs.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students All of our Study Abroad students can take courses from our Study Abroad Academic Programs:
Students can also take UPF regular courses: Communication, Economics and Business Sciences, Health and Life Sciences, Humanities, Law, Political and Social Sciences, Translation and Interpretation, and Polytechnic School:
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students ------
Graduate programs open to exchange students N/A
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students N/A
Minimum GPA (UG) 3,0 (*Except from the Legal Studies Program and Experiential Learning Program that require both a 3,3 GPA)
Minimum GPA (G) N/A
Minimum language proficiency  (UG) Spanish: B1 level
English: TOEFL iBT 70 or IELTS 5.5
If possible, Catalan is recommended.
Minimum language proficiency (G) N/A
Academic calendar TERM 1:
 September - December

 January - March

 April - June

Each term consists of 12 weeks (10 weeks of classes and 2 weeks for the exams)
Important university website for exchange students https://www.upf.edu/studyabroad//
Scholarship information ------
Dormitory information TThe Study Abroad Programs Office cannot grant accommodation for the students. However, UPF has an agreement with Resa residence halls (http://www.resa.es). Students can also contact the Barcelona Housing Service for Students (http://www.resahousing.com/), with information about flats and rooms to rent or student residences.