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Located in the northeastern part of Spain, Barcelona has over the past two decades become one of the most popular cities in Europe. It represents the capital of Catalonia. A combination of modern and historic architecture makes this city a very unique place. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe, and according to statistics one of the top 5 city-break destinations in the world. City beaches, boardwalks, parks, walking districts, cafes, restaurants as well as many other things make Barcelona one of the mostexciting places. Also, it is well known by the distinctive architectural creations of Antoni Gaudi.

Barcelona is among Europe’s top student cities. It has many business schools, large Universities (numerous public and private), several study abroad centers conveniently located within the city as well as many summer schools, language schools etc. Many courses are available in Spanish and/or English, and you’ll meet people of a wide range of nationalities.

The most popular areas of study in Barcelona are International Business and Marketing, Art, Design, Spanish and etc.

This city also has a huge offer of internship programs for English speakers during their studies.

Studying Business in Barcelona…

There are many internationally renowned business schools, including EADE, IESE and ESADE. Barcelona has some of the top world ranked business schools. You will have the opportunity to explore issues related to business within the context of Spain and the European Union in classes with students from all over the world. Studying in Barcelona offers you company visits, internship opportunities, and a variety of cultural excursions and activities that give you insight into international business. Barcelona is considered to be in the top five best cities to study business. It coordinates 50 percent of Japanese, French, German, Italian, Dutch, and U.S. business in Spain. With these valuable assets, the knowledge a business student can absorb while studying in Barcelona is endless.

Studying Marketing…

There are universities in Barcelona that offer one of the most impressive marketing study abroad programs in the world. This provides a valuable experience and knowledge which students would not be able to gain anywhere else. Some of the biggest marketing companies are based in this city, so there are plenty of job and internship opportunities in this field of studies. While studying Marketing you will learn the Spanish terms that are unique for the marketing and advertising industry.

Studying Spanish…

Spanish is the second most spoken language in the world. It is the official language in 21 countries, so it’s an incredibly useful language to know.  Studying abroad in a Spanish speaking country, like Spain, is one of the best ways to learn the language. You will learn the proper dialect of the language; of course, each region and country has its own unique dialect, grammar and vocabulary, so there’s really not one that’s better or worse than another.  Once they learn you are studying Spanish, locals will encourage you to use language skills in everyday settings.


One more advantage is good weather; according to statistics there is just around 30 rainy days, and it is sunny from March to October.

It is very important to mention that Barcelona has a world influence in commerce, education, entertainment, media, fashion, science and arts. Living in Barcelona each person can have a different experience that will have an impact on their life. The living is affordable and relatively inexpensive.

Did we mention nightlife? Well, it is enough to say… PARTY ALL THE TIME! This city has plenty of clubs, bars, and lounges for all tastes.

Students quickly get used to the possibility of enjoying the lazy beachside lifestyle, lively events, and the variety of music, venues, and dancing until early morning hours.

Barcelona has everything you could possibly want in a study abroad destination. It has the beach, great nightlife, awesome food, cool buildings and sites to tour, and is an easy place to travel to different parts of Europe.