More and more students from the United States and other countries around the world value Spain as a university destination. In addition to having prestigious public and private universities to study a university degree or career, Spain has business schools positioned in the top positions in the main rankings. To the offer of university degrees, masters and postgraduates and even companies interested in hiring students for the completion of university practices are added.
For all those international students, Barcelona has an extensive offer of residences for students and shared flats, in central locations and with a high level of equipment and services to make you feel at home.
Why choose Barcelona if you are a university student. If, in addition to its undisputed university quality, Barcelona has a lot of attractions that make it an ideal city for thousands of students from all over the world, such as climate, gastronomy or social and cultural life.
Forget the cold snowy winters, because if you study in Barcelona, ??you will have to travel to the Pyrenees to see the snow. The winters in Barcelona are mild compared to the interior of the country, with an average temperature of about 14 degrees. Summer lasts until the end of October so you can enjoy the beach almost all year round, if only to lie in the sun or have a drink at one of the beach bars.
Precisely the beach is another of the great attractions of the city, ideal for walking and sports in the sun. You have plenty of restaurants and bars to tapas and taste the local cuisine.
Getting around Barcelona is easy: bike, subway and motorbike are the options most used by locals. Its hundreds of kilometers of bike lane, incorporated in recent years, makes moving the bike an ideal means of transport since there are no huge distances.
In addition, Barcelona is one of the most touristic cities in the world, so you will surely receive visits throughout the year from friends and family who want to know the Sagrada Familia or enjoy the architecture of Paseo de Gracia.Living in Barcelona, ??in a flat shared with local students, will allow you to practice Spanish and learn the culture and cuisine of the country. Your stage as a university student in a shared flat in Barcelona will be unrepeatable, and you will make friends that you will surely remember all your life.