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UNIVERSIDAD PONTIFICIA COMILLAS

 

UT Austin students have the opportunity to study for a semester or academic year at the Universidad Pontificia Comillas, one of Spain's leading universities. This exchange program will be of interests to students specifically in Business, Government, and International Relations and Global Studies.

Students take regular university courses with students from the host country.

Participants earn regular UT in-residence credit. All grades earned for the courses taken are computed into the official UT Austin GPA, just as they would be for grades earned in courses taken on campus.

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Area(s) of Study

  • Accounting
  • European Studies
  • International Business
  • Operations Management
  • Business Administration
  • Finance
  • Intl Rels And Global Studies
  • Psychology
  • Communication Studies
  • Government
  • Management
  • Sociology
  • Economics
  • History
  • Marketing
  • Spanish

3 Programs Available for UNIVERSIDAD PONTIFICIA COMILLAS

Sponsored by McCombs School of Business

Academic Information

The fall semester starts in October and goes through January. However, the school makes adjustments for exchange students to finish their exams in December. Courses are given in lectures or smaller workshops. Free Spanish language courses are offered during the semester.

Language(s) of Instruction

Spanish and English

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

University on-campus housing is not available. However, the Accommodation Office provides information and assistance for home stays, private dorms, and off-campus apartments. It is highly recommended to arrive a week in advance to secure housing. View the link below to research housing resources.

Open To

McCombs School of Business - Undergraduate

Program Cost

Students pay a $75 application fee, $500 Exchange Admin fee, and regular UT tuition for their semester exchange. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/VISA, housing, transportation, and costs of living. Participants pay required emergency health insurance coverage at $19 per week. Financial aid and scholarships can be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 9, 2018 to May 25, 2018
  • Priority Deadline: March 1, 2017
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2017
- Fall
  • August 29, 2017 to December 22, 2017
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2017

Application Code

150039

Additional Resources

Program Website
Peer Evaluations
Brochure
Program Dates
Scholarships

Next Step

Learn more by attending a BBA International Programs general information session. Students must attend an information session prior to meeting with a BBA International Programs Coordinator for an advising appointment.


Sponsored by UT Austin - a University-wide Exchange

Academic Information

Students will take 12-15 hours per semester in the College of Human an Social Sciences. There is also a free Spanish Language course offered during the semester for exchange students. Comillas has an excellent translation and interpretation department as well as a degree in International Relations.

Language(s) of Instruction

Spanish

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

Students generally live in apartment-style housing or homestays.

Open To

Students from all colleges and schools

Program Cost

Students pay a one-time $75 application fee and regular UT tuition for every semester abroad. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/VISA, housing, food, local transportation, and general costs living. Financial aid and scholarships may be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 9, 2019 to May 24, 2019
  • Priority Deadline: October 1, 2018
- Fall
  • August 29, 2018 to December 21, 2018
  • Priority Deadline: March 1, 2018
  • Final Deadline: March 15, 2018

Application Code

090082

Additional Resources

Program Website
Peer Evaluations
Scholarships
Exchange Partner Information

Next Step

1)Attend an 'Explore Study Abroad' info session or meet with a Peer Advisor 2) Meet with your Academic Advisor to discuss needed credit. 3) Attend a 'Ready to Apply' event with Program Coordinator, Naomi Valdez. Click the link below to get started!


Sponsored by Cockrell School of Engineering

Academic Information

The fall semester starts in October and goes through January. However, the school makes adjustments for exchange students to finish their exams in December. Courses are given in lectures or smaller workshops. All classes are taught in Spanish. Free Spanish language courses are offered during the semester.

Language(s) of Instruction

Spanish

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Housing

University on-campus housing is not available. However, the Accommodation Office provides information and assistance for home stays, private dorms, and off-campus apartments. It is highly recommended to arrive a week in advance to secure housing. View the link below to research housing resources.

Open To

Cockrell School of Engineering

Program Cost

Students pay a $75 application fee, $500 exchange fee and regular UT tuition for their semester exchange. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/VISA, housing, local transportation, and costs of living. Participants pay required emergency and health insurance coverage at $19 per week. Financial aid and scholarships may be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 8, 2018 to May 22, 2018
- Fall
  • September 3, 2018 to December 21, 2018
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2018

Application Code

140014

Additional Resources

Program Website
Scholarships
Program Dates
Peer Evaluations

Next Step

Email helena@austin.utexas.edu with your UTEID to make an appointment.

Program information above is subject to change