Fees for institutions with a study abroad partnership with UPF 

Semester and full year academic programs:

This sort of enrolment gives the student the right to take the indicated number of courses at any of the divisions included in the UPF International Programs umbrella or a combination of courses from several of these divisions: The student card and access to UPF services are included.

  • BaPIS, including Spanish Language courses
  • International Business Program
  • UPF regular offering
  • ESCI regular offering


Package fees Fee
1 course 1.000€
2 courses 1.520€
3 courses 2.140€
4 courses 2.800€
5 courses in Full semester (either Fall, Winter or Winter/Spring) 3.350€
Full year (any number of courses taken during the Fall, Winter or Fall/Winter/Spring terms) 6.080€

Students' credits will be added to their certificate upon successful completion of programme courses and payment of the fee* applicable to credits for the current academic year.

*If applicable, the payment of the tuition will be invoiced to students after Add & Drop period.


Concentration of courses in Science or Technology 

The UPF International Programs offers a selection of regular university courses in the Biomedical Sciences and Information and Communication Technology for students with majors in these disciplines. Taking these courses involves a practical or technical component and access to laboratories, special facilities and include the optional participation in an internship or research project, the student card and access to UPF services.

Courses Fee
ICT concentration 3.500€
Basic Biomedical Sciences concentration 3.500€


Experiential learning components:

The UPF offers academic experiential learning opportunities abroad which can complement semester program enrolment to students in the BaPIS or International Business programs or taking regular courses at the UPF Schools. Participation in either an internship or a directed research abroad involves a course registration fee as per the packages above plus a fee as it follows:

Concept Fee
Internship placement fee 1.500€
Independent Research Project abroad  (6 ECTS) 1.500€


Cancellation fee

A cancellation fee will be applied to those students who cancel their stay at UPF once they have been pre-registered at UPF and given access to UPF facilities (student cards, login and passwords for computers, access to the library, etc. This fee will be waived if the cancellation is due to a case of force majeur such as a medical issue or any urgent matter that requires the student to return to his/her home country.

Pre-registration period goes from the student's acceptation at the UPF to the add/drop day. Once all students have been able to make changes to their registrations, which will take place on the add/drop day, their schedules are considered final. Thus, any student who cancels his/her stay after the add/drop day of the corresponding term will pay for the whole registration.

Concept Fee
Cancellation fee 150 €

Fees for students applying individually

The Barcelona Program for Interndisciplinary Studies and the Barcelona International Summer School accept individual applications from international students and from UPF regular students. Please check the BaPIS and BISS website for information on individual application fees.