Spain is situated on the Iberian Peninsula in South-West Europe. Spanish territory also includes the Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean, the Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean off the African coast, and two autonomous cities in North Africa that border Morocco (Ceuta and Melilla). Spain is the second largest country in Western Europe and is one of the main tourist destinations worldwide. It has a population of 45 million people.
The Education System in Spain has been in expansion since the early 13th century, and now the qualification acquired from a recognized Spanish University is highly appreciated throughout the Europe. Educational Institutes in Spain offer wide range of programs at all levels, in order to get International Learners from all around the world. Over the last two and half decades, the number of Spanish Universities have greatly increased. There are ample of world’s oldest and most renowned Universities situated in Spain.
Spain is a popular destination for international students seeking quality and affordable higher education.
Spain has a long history of higher education, with its oldest university, There are a total of 76 universities in Spain, 45 of which are run and funded by the state, while 31 are private or run by the Catholic Church. 25 Spanish universities are featured, which 13 are within the global top 500. The largest concentrations of leading Spanish universities are found in the capital city Madrid and second city Barcelona.
Tuition costs in public universities are some of the lowest in Europe and they are set by the Spanish government authorities for each area.
Private universities have higher tuition fees, but usually not exceeding 18,000 EUR/year for any degree programme. However, business schools may sometimes charge tuition over 20,000 EUR/year.
Average living costs in Spanish the Student accommodation – prices range from 360 to 650 EUR/month.
Spanish Studies Abroad provides Merit-Based Scholarship, International Studies Abroad (ISA) Diversity Scholarship.
Note: The documents required for individual universities and individual courses in Spain may vary.