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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
  • Finance
  • International Relations And Gl
  • Operations Management
  • Business Administration
  • Government
  • Liberal Arts
  • Psychology
  • Communication Studies
  • History
  • Management
  • Sociology
  • Economics
  • Humanities
  • Marketing
  • Spanish
  • European Studies
  • International Business

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.

Dates:

- Spring
  • Program: January 17, 2022 to May 21, 2022
  • Instructional: January 17, 2022 to April 8, 2022
  • Priority Deadline: March 8, 2021
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2021
- Fall
  • Program: September 1, 2021 to December 22, 2021
  • Final Deadline: March 8, 2021

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.

Dates:

- Spring
  • Program: January 12, 2022 to May 20, 2022
  • Instructional: January 17, 2022 to April 29, 2022
  • Priority Deadline: September 15, 2021
  • Final Deadline: September 25, 2020
- Fall
  • Program: August 26, 2021 to December 22, 2021
  • Instructional: September 1, 2021 to December 22, 2021
  • Priority Deadline: March 1, 2021
  • Final Deadline: March 31, 2021

Application Code

090082

Additional Resources

Program Website
Peer Evaluations
Scholarships
Visa Information
Information Session
Program Dates
Video

Next Step

1) View mandatory advising videos Explore: Education Abroad 101 and Explore: Spain/Portugal. Attend Exchange live Q&As if you have questions. 2) View Ready-to-Apply video. 3) Self-authorize your application via the link below. PC: Julia Pfeiffer Videos and Q&A sessions found here: https://global.utexas.edu/abroad/apply/advising.


Sponsored by Cockrell School of Engineering

Academic Information

The spring semester offers a variety of courses in English. The fall semester classes are taught in Spanish. Free Spanish language courses are offered. Fall exchange students are allowed to take their exams earlier in December. Courses are given in lectures or smaller workshops.

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

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.

Dates:

- Spring
  • Program: January 10, 2022 to May 20, 2022
  • Instructional: January 10, 2022 to May 20, 2022
  • Priority Deadline: June 15, 2021
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2021
- Fall
  • Program: September 1, 2021 to December 22, 2021
  • Instructional: September 1, 2021 to December 22, 2021
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2021

Application Code

140014

Additional Resources

Program Website
Program Dates
Peer Evaluations
Scholarships
Scholarships
Instagram
Information Session
Brochure

Next Step

Contact International Engineering Education at iee@engr.utexas.edu with your name, UTEID, and the semester during which you would like to study abroad to be authorized to apply online.

Program information above is subject to change