COVID-19 Program Updates
Due to global health & safety concerns and travel restrictions related to the coronavirus, API has decided to pause some of their upcoming programs temporarily and may be offering flexible booking options as well. Learn more about COVID-19 updates to stay tuned regarding program information.
Come and study abroad with API in Bilbao, Spain! Bilbao offers a vastly different experience than other major cities in Spain. With much less tourism to deal with, the opportunity to connect with the locals and the Spanish culture is dramatically increased.
Choose the semester program that best suits you at the Universidad de Deusto, including Business, Humanities and Social Sciences, Spanish Language & Culture Studies, and Engineering and Spanish programs. We also offer a Studio Arts for Intermediate and Advanced Speakers atthe Universidad del Pais Vasco. Sign up with API to have all of the details taken care of for you so you can concentrate on having the best trip of your life!
API Scholarships and Financial Aid Information
API awards approximately $500,000 in study abroad scholarships annually ranging from $250 -$1,000 per student.
Classes in this program are designed for international students who want to study abroad in Bilbao to increase their Spanish language proficiency in an immersive setting. Students choose courses from the following disciplines: Spanish language, Hispanic and Basque culture, Spanish civilization, literature, and more.
This program is designed for business, marketing, and sociology majors and minors, as well as students with an interest in international relations, who want to complete courses in their major while studying abroad in Bilbao, Spain. Students choose five courses in such disciplines as Spanish language, business, international relations, or economics.
Designed for art majors/minors who wish to study abroad in Bilbao, this program offers a dynamic opportunity to practice and participate in studio art classes with students from Spain, as well as students from across Europe and the world. Students are required to have taken two semesters of college-level Spanish. Students attend classes at the Facultad de Bellas Artes at the Universidad del País Vasco, Campus de Leioa.
This program is designed for S.T.E.M. majors and minors who want to complete courses in their major while studying abroad in Bilbao, Spain. Students choose their courses from a mix of S.T.E.M., international business, and Spanish language and culture offerings.