University ranking. University of Barcelona proudly stands at the top of the national ranking of Spain. University of Barcelona is among the oldest and the most prestigious universities of Spain. University of Barcelona, earned its place in the top 5% of the world universities, according to the international rankings. It is famous for its education quality in the following disciplines: «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management», «Physics», «Chemistry». The university is in the top 100 in education quality. The university is among the most respected institutions by the employers of Spain and the world.
Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission committee requests both examination results and the document on previous academic performance. After submitting the required documents more then (80 percent of applicants receive their letters of acceptance. Keep in mind that when applying to UB the ratio of accepted students may vary depending on the popularity of the chosen program. University of Barcelona is among the universities that divides the academic schedule into semesters. UB has affordable bachelor’s programs that cost less than 1,000 USD/year. Master’s studies at UB will cost about 3,000 USD per year. Despite the tuition gees being quite low, the students often participate in scholarship programs. There is also an option to enroll in online programs, kindly provided by the university. On the university’s official website (http://www.ub.edu/web/ub/en/?utm_source=qsranking&utm_medium=perfil&utm_campaign=ub_internacional&utm_content=boto_ub_overview) you can find more accurate information on programs and tuition.
The composition of the university. University of Barcelona is a big educational institution, attended by more than 45 thousand students. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. One in 7 students is a foreigner. The academic staff of UB includes more than 3 thousand teachers and professors. The university offers its students and the academic staff to participate in the international exchange programs. UB has the following social media pages Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.
Infrastructure of UB. The university has a dedicated library. The campus dormitories that can be offered to the students upon request.
|Universitat de Barcelona|
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from 1,108 USD/year.
to 5,907 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from 2,832 USD/year.
to 11,450 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from 5,541 USD/year.
to 5,907 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from 4,063 USD/year.
to 11,286 USD/year.
|Living expenses||$589 -1,099 USD/month|
|Admission||Based on grades and examinations|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
Libertas perfundet omnia luce
• Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, España
• European University Association (EUA)
• Coimbra Group
• International Forum of Public Universities (IFPU)
• International Research Universities Network (IRUN)
• OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW)
|Citations per Faculty||378|
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Arts and Humanities||98|
|Engineering and Technology||106|
|Life Sciences and Medicine||87|
|Social Sciences and Management||131|
|Ranking in world by discipline|
|UniPage World University Ranking||154|
|QS World University Rankings||168|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||151|
|Expenses - USD/Month||Min.||Med.|
|Communications and utilities||80||97|
|Sports and leisure||27||100|
|Accommodation in Barcelona||USD/Month|
|Shared room outside of centre||248|
|Shared room in city centre||349|
|1 bedroom apartment outside of centre||478|
|1 bedroom apartment in city centre||618|
|Spanish||Universidad de Barcelona|
|French||Université de Barcelone|
|Portuguese||Universidade de Barcelona|
|ca||Universitat de Barcelona|
|alt||Universitat de Barcelona|