Study Abroad at IES Abroad Barcelona

Europe Spain Barcelona

Near the world-famous La Rambla, IES Abroad Barcelona is a hub of learning, where you can study in quiet, get support from the highly trained local staff, or meet with other international students. You can craft your program here, either taking on a fulltime semester internship or a placement that complements your learning. Or choose to study your discipline at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Universitat de Barcelona, or Universitat Ramon Llull. Maybe dive into marketing and fashion at Universitat de Vic, or study on the city’s only campus institution, Autònoma de Barcelona.

Rankings: Globally Recognized

About IES Abroad Barcelona Center

The IES Abroad Center in Barcelona is near Plaza Catalunya, a lively square and a locals’ favorite, alive with shops, department stores, and cafés serving traditional Catalan dishes. From your spacious multimedia classrooms and the center’s study lounges and large outdoor terrace, you’re steps from the sculptures, lawns, fountains, and memories of the city’s most well-to-do addresses.

Unparalleled Access

We know your destination and host university inside and out

Total Support

We manage your housing, insurance, application - the entire adventure

24/7 Health & Safety Coverage

Our experts are available around-the-clock for support when you need it

In It For You

As a registered US not-for-profit, it's our mission that drives us

We've Seen It All

For over 70 years we have curated world-class study abroad experiences

Official Associations

Over 300 of the world's best universities trust our study abroad expertise

A vibrant city rich in tradition and culture, Barcelona is a beautiful place to study, between the balmy Balearic Sea and the Montserrat mountains. Food and community are a strong part of any study abroad experience—in Barcelona, that reaches to cookery classes, market tours, and dance sessions, so you really get to know the place you call home while you’re away. Can you see yourself here?

Student Health & Safety

We champion health, safety, and security. As part of IES Abroad, the largest study abroad organization in the United States, we have set the standard for health and safety in study abroad for decades. We plan for the ‘what if’, so you can get on with the experience of a lifetime.
International Health Insurance

International health insurance included in the cost of your program

24/7 Emergency Phone Support

Total coverage to support you while traveling and in your new city

Location-Specific Information

Health and safety information prepared based on your destination

Health In Your Language

Highly trained multilingual staff to connect you to healthcare providers

Secure Housing

Quality, safe, secure housing within close proximity to your classes

Dedicated Expertise

Protection by a Dean of Students Office advocating for your interests

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