FAQs

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How much money does the typical student need per month to live in BCN?

The budget for life depends on the necessities and capacities of individual students. Excluding accommodation, students need a minimum of 250€ a month for living in Barcelona, although a typical international student spends around 400€ a month for food, travel and other expenses. For more specific price descriptions please visit our section about the city [...]

How much money does the typical student need per month to live in BCN? 2015-02-13T06:47:01+02:00

What language do people speak?

Barcelona, like all of Catalonia, has two official languages – Spanish (Castellano) and Catalan. You will find most people speaking Catalan on a daily basis, however Castellano is also spoken regularly, and it is perfectly acceptable to use it.

What language do people speak? 2017-04-26T13:31:32+02:00

What is the weather like in Barcelona?

The weather in Barcelona is pleasant most of the year. However, you'll experience the best weather from mid April to the end of July. Summer in Barcelona is typically hot and sunny with temperatures of 30ºC-40ºC in June-August. September is also a good month. You won't find sunshine every day though, so be prepared for [...]

What is the weather like in Barcelona? 2015-02-13T06:46:04+02:00

What’s the best way to move around the city?

Barcelona has a very well organized and effective transportation system including the subway, underground and above-ground trains, and day and night buses. A single-trip ticket costs 2,15€ and is valid for all the means of transport mentioned. Barcelona has also a system of bicycle stations called Bicing which lets you rent a bike for 49,16€ [...]

What’s the best way to move around the city? 2016-10-24T17:04:37+02:00

Does ESEI offer accommodation service?

a. How much should I be prepared to pay for the room or apartment? The prices for the room in a shared apartment are from 300€ to 500€ depending on the type of room (size, views, etc). You can also share a room with another student at an average of 250€ per person, or you can rent your own [...]

Does ESEI offer accommodation service? 2017-04-26T13:31:32+02:00

What accreditation does ESEI have?

For the ​bachelors in Business Administration, ESEI  is fully accredited. The degree is officially recognised under the local governmental educational authority with authorization code 08075402 and also independently accredited by NCC education (UK) under a direct entry pathway to the University of Worcester for the final year. You can be assured that with this double recognition of our degree, your BA (hons) qualification [...]

What accreditation does ESEI have? 2018-11-29T11:08:52+02:00

Will I be obtaining an official diploma? What will my degree be?

For the ​bachelors in Business Studies, ​you will receive your final certificate from The University of Worcester, as a Bachelor (hons) in Business Studies. This means you receive a highly respected UK degree while studying in Barcelona in only three years. The Masters degree is a 60 ECTS qualification at level 7 on the European Framework. Your final certificate [...]

Will I be obtaining an official diploma? What will my degree be? 2018-11-29T11:10:19+02:00

Does ESEI offer a student loan or financial aid programme?

No. Payment of all tuition fees is entirely the responsibility of the student. However, Spanish banks offer a wide variety of student loan options for the purpose of financing university studies and all related expenses.

Does ESEI offer a student loan or financial aid programme? 2015-02-13T06:42:04+02:00

Is it possible to work while studying at ESEI?

Students are allowed to work while studying at ESEI, however we advise our students not to during the first year of study. The class schedules are also set in a way that allow you to work morning or afternoon shifts. Students can choose to do an internship or find other part-time work on their own. [...]

Is it possible to work while studying at ESEI? 2016-10-24T17:09:21+02:00