Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona Summer School

About the Program

UPF's Barcelona Summer School offers a variety of courses taught in English and Spanish as well as Spanish language courses, all taught by regular-term UPF lecturers and highly regarded guest lecturers. The program "showcases the vibrant city as a modern, cosmopolitan melting pot and an ideal forum for discussing current global issues". This academically challenging program also "offers flexibility and scope for enrolment on language and subject-specific courses revolving around the arts, society and the audiovisual industry, with a focus on Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain and Europe." Students will participate in hands-on seminars, fieldwork, and off-campus activities.

Courses are offered through 1, 2, 3 and 5-week modules. Students also have the option to complete a 5-week Spanish language program in addition to their academic content courses.

Final program details will be published by the partner institution that manages this program and are generally updated on their program webpage. However, you must apply through Go Global to be considered for this program and ensure you follow the appropriate transfer credit process.

Further details about the UPF Barcelona Summer School.

Partner Institution
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Program Dates

Late June to late July 

Country
  • Spain
Area(s) of study
ArtsEconomicsPolitical ScienceSpanish Language
Tuition payable to
  • Partner institution
Application deadline
  • February 7, 2019

Additional Requirements or Restrictions

Applicants who wish to take content courses instructed in Spanish should have completed at least four semesters of college-level Spanish. 

Applicants must be have at least second year standing at time of application and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or a B+ grade (equivalent to 7.0 in a scale from 0 to 10).

Course Credits

Course credits vary by module length. 4-week modules are 6 ECTS;  2-week modules are 4 ECTS; 1-week modules are 2 ECTS. Please note that 2 ECTS credits = 1 UBC credit. Students are required to enroll in at least one content course.

Transfer credits are only granted for courses with academic content and may not be granted for cultural activities or intensive language courses. Please speak to a departmental advisor if you have any questions.

Transfer credits and equivalent courses at this university

Check out the courses that students have successfully transferred back in the last 5 years. If you don't see a particular course you listed, it simply means you need to submit the course to be evaluated through the Transfer Credit Portal while abroad. For more information, please visit the Go Global Transfer Credit webpage.

* Not all courses listed are offered through the summer program at this institution. This list is to be used as a general guideline and is not exhaustive; research the partner's websites for additional course information.

UBC Vancouver
Applied Science (Architecture and Landscape Architecture)
UBC course: GEOG 3rd
Title: The Barcelona Journey Towards Sustainability
Partner course code: HESP 51304
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-05-05
Arts
UBC course: ARTH 2nd
Title: Spanish Postmodernism and Beyond
Partner course code: N/A
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-05-18
UBC course: ARTH 3rd
Title: History and Theory of Art Criticism
Partner course code: 22218
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2015-11-18
UBC course: ARTH 3rd
Title: Contemporary Spanish Art
Partner course code: HESP 51607
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-12-16
UBC course: ARTH 3rd
Title: Barcelona: The Rise of a Design City
Partner course code: HESP 51622
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-04-17
UBC course: ARTH 3rd
Title: Modern Painting and Sculpture
Partner course code: 23333
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-08-27
UBC course: ARTH 3rd
Title: Barcelona: Rise of a Design City
Partner course code: ARTH 3rd
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-04-17
UBC course: ARTH 3rd
Title: Barcelona, the Rise of a Design City
Partner course code: HESP 51303
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-04-17
UBC course: ARTS 2nd
Title: Blockchain for Smart Cities
Partner course code: BISS 50934-T1
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2018-08-15
UBC course: ARTS 3rd
Title: Introdcution to Law
Partner course code: LAW 21284
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2018-04-06
UBC course: ARTS 3rd
Title: Global Marketing & Culture of FC Barcelona
Partner course code: HESP 51664
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-25
UBC course: ARTS 3rd
Title: Economic Global Order
Partner course code: ECON 51722
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-03-06
UBC course: ARTS 3rd
Title: The Leadership Journey towards Sustainability: Environmental, Social and Business Transformations
Partner course code: HESP 51603
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-12-22
UBC course: CLST 2nd
Title: Ancient Mediterranean: Colonial Encounters and Imperialism
Partner course code: HESP 51627
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-02-21
UBC course: COMM 377
Title: International Finance
Partner course code: ECON 80125
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-07-23
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Strategic Management II
Partner course code: 20692
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-09-06
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: International Business and Globalization
Partner course code: ESCI 51693
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-05-05
UBC course: ECON 345
Title: Money and Banking
Partner course code: 21909
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-09
UBC course: ECON 3rd
Title: Current Issues of the European Union in a Global World
Partner course code: ECON 200943-1
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-09
UBC course: ECON 3rd
Title: Principles of Public Economics
Partner course code: ECON 23171
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-12-17
UBC course: ECON 3rd
Title: International Economics
Partner course code: ECON 51702
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-02-22
UBC course: ECON 455
Title: International Economics
Partner course code: ECON 21213
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-12-17
UBC course: ECON 4th
Title: Industrial Organization
Partner course code: ECON 20852
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-12-17
UBC course: FIPR 469A
Title: Barcelona on Stage: Documentary Workshop
Partner course code: 59044
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-08-28
UBC course: GEOG 3RD
Title: The Barcelona Sustainability. Environmental, Social and Business Transformations
Partner course code: 51603
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-06-04
UBC course: GEOG 3rd
Title: The City and the Urban World
Partner course code: 23531
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-11-23
UBC course: GEOG 3rd
Title: Understanding Globalization: Historical Roots of Economic, Political and Cultural Exchanges ....
Partner course code: HESP 51619
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-04
UBC course: HIST 250
Title: Modern and Contemporary History of Latin American
Partner course code: 22259
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-05-05
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: Barcelona, the City and its History
Partner course code: HESP 51600
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-02-21
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: Between Tolerance and Conflict: Jewish, christians and Muslims in the iberian Peninsula
Partner course code: HESP 51616
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-04-02
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: Understanding Globalization: Historical Roots of Economic, Political, and Cultural Exchanges between
Partner course code: HESP 51619
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-02-21
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: A messy garden, a history of the cultural values of Europe
Partner course code: HESP 51628
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-08-09
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: Political Ideas in Historical Context, from the French Revolution to Globalization
Partner course code: HESP 51682
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-02-21
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: Barcelona, the City and its History
Partner course code: HESP 51600
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-02-21
UBC course: HIST 4th
Title: Contemporary Barcelona and its Cultural History
Partner course code: 200813
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-01-17
UBC course: HIST 4th
Title: Contemporary Barcelona and its Cultural History
Partner course code: 59046
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-01-17
UBC course: POLI 327
Title: Politics and Society in the European Union
Partner course code: HESP 51617
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-04-13
UBC course: POLI 327
Title: Politics and Society in the European Union
Partner course code: HESP 51617
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-04-13
UBC course: POLI 327
Title: An Introduction to the European Union
Partner course code: HESP 51237
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2013-12-21
UBC course: POLI 332
Title: The International Politics of Latin America
Partner course code: N/A 51715
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-02-23
UBC course: POLI 332
Title: International Politics of Latin America
Partner course code: IBEI 51715
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-02-23
UBC course: POLI 340
Title: Political Theory I
Partner course code: POLI 21674
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-01-16
UBC course: POLI 347
Title: Introduction to Comparative Private Law
Partner course code: HESP 51657
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-02-10
UBC course: POLI 347
Title: Introduction to Comparative Private Law
Partner course code: HESP 51657
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-02-10
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: International Public Law
Partner course code: PIL 21696
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-01-27
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Global Media and International Journalism
Partner course code: HESP 51620
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-12-04
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Global Media and International Journalism
Partner course code: HESP 51620
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-12-04
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Global Media and International Journalism in the 21st century
Partner course code: HESP 51620
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-12-04
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Social movements in the 21st century against globalization, the democratization crisis and process
Partner course code: HESP 51621
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2017-02-10
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: The international protection of Human Rights
Partner course code: HESP 51631
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2017-02-10
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Latin Politics and Society: The Problem of Inequality
Partner course code: HESP 51649
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-02-10
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Screening the Global World: Cultural Diversity and Public Television Space
Partner course code: HESP 51666
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-02-10
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Globalization, Development, and Social Cohesion
Partner course code: HESP 51667
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-03-21
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: The Arab labyrinth: from the Arab Spring to the Islamic State
Partner course code: HESP 51668
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-03-21
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: United Nations: International Peace & Security
Partner course code: IBEI 51672
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-01-16
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Politics, Society and International Relations of the Mediterranean and the Middle East
Partner course code: IBEI 51689
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-02-10
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: International Politics of Humanitarian Action
Partner course code: IBEI 51691
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-06-13
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Crossroad in the Arab countries: autoritarism, spring and Islamic State
Partner course code: HESP 51699
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-12-04
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Political Ideas from Early Modern Age to the Digital Revolution
Partner course code: HESP 51712
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-02-23
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: The EU in the World
Partner course code: IBEI 51713
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-02-23
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Cultural Diplomacy in the 21st Century
Partner course code: IR 51714
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-02-23
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Federalism, Secession and Self-determintation
Partner course code: N/A 51724
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-02-23
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Society and Politics in Contemporary Spain
Partner course code: HISP 59039
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-01-20
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: The International Projection of Human Rights
Partner course code: 51277 HESP
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2013-12-21
UBC course: POLI 420
Title: Political Branding in the global media context
Partner course code: HESP 51698
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2017-02-10
UBC course: SOCI 3rd
Title: Global Culture and Marketing of Football Club Barcelona
Partner course code: HESP 51664
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-01-08
UBC course: SPAN 101
Title: SPANISH- INITIAL
Partner course code: SPAN-Inici 51637
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2014-12-12
UBC course: SPAN 101
Title: Initial Spanish (Winter Term)
Partner course code: HESP 51643
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2018-02-11
UBC course: SPAN 102
Title: Preintermediate Spanish II
Partner course code: ESPANOL 51644
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2015-08-25
UBC course: SPAN 207
Title: Oral expression techniques
Partner course code: HESP 51606
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-11-08
UBC course: SPAN 301
Title: Spanish Superior C1
Partner course code: SPAN
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2018-08-12
UBC course: SPAN 301&302
Title: Spanish (superior level)
Partner course code: 51647
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2018-08-12
UBC course: SPAN 302
Title: Advanced Spanish 2
Partner course code: 51315 T2
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2014-05-13
UBC course: SPAN 310
Title: Spanish for Spanish speakers
Partner course code: ESP 51642-T1
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-01-14
UBC course: SPAN 3rd
Title: Advanced Level Spanish (CEFR B2)
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2015-10-30
UBC course: SPAN 3rd
Title: Espanol Nivel Intermedio
Partner course code: HESP 51639
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2014-08-11
UBC course: SPAN 3rd
Title: Spanish Intermediate
Partner course code: HESP 51645
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-03-21
UBC course: SPAN 3rd
Title: Spanish Intermediate
Partner course code: SPAN 51314
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2014-08-11
UBC course: SPAN 404
Title: Images of Spain in Contemporary Cinema
Partner course code: HESP51609
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2015-04-23
UBC course: SPAN 404
Title: History of Cinema
Partner course code: 20061
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2015-10-22
UBC course: SPAN 405
Title: Society and Politics in Contemporary Spain
Partner course code: HESP 51612
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2015-04-23
UBC course: SPAN 430
Title: Contemporary Spanish Literature; topics of aesthetics during modernity
Partner course code: HESP 51214
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2014-05-13
UBC course: SPAN 430
Title: Picasso, Miro, Dali and Modernist Art
Partner course code: HESP 51665
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-11-08
UBC course: SPAN 430
Title: Picasso, Miró, Dalí and the art of Modernity
Partner course code: HESP 51665
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-11-08
UBC course: SPAN 450
Title: The new socio linguistic framework in Spain: cultural topics to transcultural dialogue
Partner course code: HESP 51623
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2015-08-25
UBC course: SPAN 490
Title: Literature and Politics in Latin America
Partner course code: HESP 51673
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-11-08
UBC course: SPAN 490
Title: Literature and Politics in Latin America
Partner course code: IBEI 51673
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-11-08
UBC course: SPAN 4th
Title: Art and Artists
Partner course code: HESP 51605
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2015-04-23
UBC course: SPAN 4th
Title: Contemporary Spanish Literature
Partner course code: HESP51608
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2015-04-23
UBC course: SPAN 4th
Title: Images of Spain in contemporary cinema
Partner course code: HESP 51609
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2015-04-23
Commerce
UBC course: COMM 370
Title: Finance
Partner course code: IBE 21138
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-03-27
UBC course: COMM 377
Title: International Financial Economics
Partner course code: 21911
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2016-06-29
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Foreign Trade I
Partner course code: 21868
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-09-06
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Cost Accounting I
Partner course code: BA 20686
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-10
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Financial Management II
Partner course code: 20689
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-04-04
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: People Management
Partner course code: ESCI 51240
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-11-30
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Global Marketing & Culture of FC Barcelona
Partner course code: HESP 51602
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-03-30
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Corporate Finance
Partner course code: ESCI 51655
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-10
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: New Trends in International Marketing
Partner course code: ESCI 51706
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-02-07
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Political Marketing
Partner course code: HESP 51709
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-02-15
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Applied Marketing Research to the Digital Era
Partner course code: ESCI 80130
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-05-25
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Strategic Consumer Insights
Partner course code: ESCI 80131
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-05-25
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Doing Business in Europe
Partner course code: ESCI 80227
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-01-22
UBC course: COMM 465
Title: Commercial Management II (Marketing Management II)
Partner course code: 20687
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-04-04
UBC course: COMM 477
Title: Markets and Derivatives
Partner course code: 20848
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2016-06-29
UBC course: COMM 491
Title: Strategic Management I
Partner course code: 21142
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-02-19
Science
UBC course: CPSC 3rd
Title: Database Design
Partner course code: 21427
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-05-15
UBC course: CPSC 3rd
Title: Virtual Communication Environments
Partner course code: 23113
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-05-15
UBC course: CPSC 4th
Title: Advanced Distributed Systems
Partner course code: 23110
Language of instruction: Dutch
Evaluated date: 2017-05-15
UBC course: PSYC 3rd
Title: Neuroscience for Humanities
Partner course code: HESP 51632
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-02-20
UBC Okanagan
Arts and Sciences
UBC course: CULT 3rd
Title: Global Marketing and Culture of FC Barcelona. Playing for fun or for Keeps
Partner course code: HESP 51602
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-05-27
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: Understanding Globalization: Historical Roots of Economic, Political and Cultural Exchanges between
Partner course code: HESP 51619
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-08-11
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: Ancient Mediterranean
Partner course code: HESP 51627
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-06-01
UBC course: HIST 412
Title: Between Tolerance and Conflict: Jewish, Christians and Muslims in the Iberian Peninsula
Partner course code: HIST 51147
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-01-21
UBC course: POLI 334
Title: SOCIETY AND POLITICS IN CONTEMPORARY SPAIN
Partner course code: POLY
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-01-21
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Public International Law
Partner course code: POLI 21696
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-10-20
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Global Media and International Journalism in the 21st Century
Partner course code: HESP 51131
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-10-25
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Topics on Contemporary History and Politics: Self determination and Secession
Partner course code: HESP 51306
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-04-11
UBC course: SPAN 1st
Title: Spanish Beginner
Partner course code: 59015
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2017-09-03
UBC course: SPAN 303
Title: Picasso, Miro, Dali and Modern Art
Partner course code: HESP 51665
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-10-21
UBC course: SPAN 380a
Title: Barcelona, the City and It's History
Partner course code: HESP 51601
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-10-21
UBC course: SPAN 380b
Title: Society and Politics in Contemporary Spain
Partner course code: HESP 51612
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-10-21
UBC course: SPAN 380c
Title: Spanish: Technics of Oral Expression
Partner course code: HESP 51606
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-10-21
UBC course: THTR 1st
Title: Barcelona on Stage: Documentary Workshop
Partner course code: 59006
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-09-03
Creative and Critical Studies
UBC course: SPAN 3rd
Title: Intermediate Spanish
Partner course code: HESP 51314
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2014-04-11
UBC course: SPAN 455
Title: Contemporary Spanish Literature
Partner course code: HESP 51608
Language of instruction: Spanish
Evaluated date: 2016-10-21
Management
UBC course: ECON 3rd
Title: International Economics
Partner course code: INT ECON 51269
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-04-11
UBC course: MGMT 3rd
Title: Doing business in Europe
Partner course code: Business 51309
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-05-07
UBC course: MGMT 411
Title: Human resources 1
Partner course code: Business 21135
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-05-07
UBC course: MGMT 422
Title: International Project Management
Partner course code: Business 51307
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-05-07
UBC course: MGMT 461
Title: Industrial and service marketing
Partner course code: Marketing 51266
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-04-11
UBC course: MGMT 490
Title: Strategic Management 2
Partner course code: Business 21862
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-05-07
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: International Finance
Partner course code: 51633
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-07-19
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: International Business History
Partner course code: Business 21315
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-05-07
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: Entrepreneurship
Partner course code: Business 21866
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-05-07
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: Foreign Trade
Partner course code: Business 21868
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-04-11
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: Business Logistics
Partner course code: MGMT 21958
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-01-27
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: Culture & Business in Europe
Partner course code: GNMI 40101
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-01-27
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: People Management
Partner course code: GNMI 40103
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-01-27
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: E-Commerce and Marketting
Partner course code: ECOMM 51241
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-05-07
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: Consumer Behaviour
Partner course code: 51253
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-04-30
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: International Marketing
Partner course code: 51279
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-04-30
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: International Expansion
Partner course code: Business 51281
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-05-07
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: International Team Management
Partner course code: 51282
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-04-30
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: Public relations and consumer relations management
Partner course code: PR.MKTG 51290
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-04-11
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: International Management
Partner course code: GNMI 80121
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-01-27

Tuition and Fees

You will pay tuition directly to the partner institution for this program. 

The partner institution may charge other program fees such as application fees, housing costs, field trips, cultural activities, or other costs associated with hosting this program. Please check the partner webpage for details of program costs.

How to apply to a Go Global Summer Program

  1. Ensure that you meet the eligibility requirements, including any partner or program-specific requirements. 
  2. Apply online by the Go Global deadline listed above. 
  3. Please submit only one application for the summer program of your choice. You can include a second choice as a backup on the same application if needed by selecting the "Add Item" button.
  4. Where applicable, select the "SUMMER STUDY" option to pay tuition to UBC or the "Study Abroad" option to pay tuition to the partner institution. If you select the "SUMMER STUDY" option, please also include a second choice.
  5. If you plan to do multiple experiences (e.g. more than one summer program; a term exchange and a summer program, etc.), please submit a separate application for each experience. Our team will review your application(s) and if successful, will nominate you to apply to the partner institution(s). 
  6. Pay the Go Global Fee when prompted after the application deadline.
  7. If successfully nominated by Go Global, you will receive instructions on how to apply to the partner university. This application typically includes the supporting documents listed below:
    1. Recommendation letter from a UBC professor in a field similar to the summer opportunity
    2. UBC Transcript (Go Global will provide you with a copy of your UBC transcript)

Accessibility

If you are considering applying for a Go Global program and identify with having a disability or pre-existing health condition (mental or physical) which could impact your participation, or if you require academic accommodation, you can contact the following offices and meet with an Accessibility Advisor before the start of your program:

The Centre for Accessibility (Vancouver) 604 822-5844

Disability Resource Centre (Okanagan) 250 807-8053

Go Global Refund Policy for Summer Programs

The Go Global Fee (of $415.00) is an administrative fee required for all applicants to Go Global programs. The fee is non-refundable. However it may be adjusted under the following circumstances:

Not matched to summer abroad:

You are eligible to have your Go Global fee adjusted from $415.00 to $93.25 (i.e. reduced by $321.75) if:

  • You have applied to Go Global but do not meet our minimum eligibility requirements
  • The partner university does not accept your application and Go Global cannot find another option

Withdrawals:

To withdraw from your Go Global summer abroad program, you must contact Go Global by email to request withdrawal. You will then be asked to complete a short withdrawal form.

Students who withdraw by March 30 will have their Go Global fee adjusted from $415.00 to $321.75 (i.e. reduced by $93.25).

Please consult with your Go Global advisor if you have any questions.

Advising Hours

Drop-in advising hours

Monday: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Extended drop-in advising hours January 7 - 17, 2019

Monday - Friday: 1:00pm - 3:30pm

You might not need to see an advisor. General questions about the Go Global Exchange process can be answered at the Main Office at the UBC Life Building (Vancouver). 

Go Global Vancouver

When emailing us, please include:

  1. Your student number in the subject line
  2. Your full name and if you are an incoming or outgoing exchange student in the body of the email

Go Global Vancouver

go.global@ubc.ca

Telephone: 604 822 0942

Fax: 604 822 9885

UBC Life Building
6138 Student Union Blvd
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1
Canada

Hours

Mon9:00 am - 4:15 pm
Tue9:30 am - 4:15 pm
Wed9:00 am - 4:15 pm
Thu9:00 am - 4:15 pm
Fri9:00 am - 4:15 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
Partner Institution
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Program Dates

Late June to late July 

Country
  • Spain
Area(s) of study
ArtsEconomicsPolitical ScienceSpanish Language
Tuition payable to
  • Partner institution
Application deadline
  • February 7, 2019