The Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona was founded in 1968 and is well known for its international profile. API students complete classes in English and in Spanish with mostly American students at two different campuses. The Sant Pau campus is located in a renovated UNESCO World Heritage building near the famous Sagrada Familia church in the Eixample neighborhood of Barcelona, located within a 5 minute walk of the Sant Pau campus.
This program is popular with students looking to take elective courses primarily in English alongside Spanish language courses. Summer also offers and intensive Spanish language program. This program welcomes students at any level of Spanish!
Take learning outside of the classroom with API's included activities in and around Barcelona including walking tours, cooking lessons, Flamenco lessons, and learning the art of Spanish tapas. Explore beyond Barcelona with excursions around Spain as well as an international excursion each semester!
- Attend class near the famous Sagrada Familia church in Barcelona
- Wide variety of courses offered in English as well as Spanish language courses
- Open to students of all Spanish language levels!
- Fall and Spring semesters offer an international excursion to jumpstart your exploration of the European continent
API Scholarships and Financial Aid Information
API awards approximately $500,000 in study abroad scholarships annually ranging from $250 -$1,000 per student.