Welcome

Welcome to the University School of Public Relations, affiliated  to the Universitat de Barcelona.
We offer a  Degree in Advertising and Public Relations, which is adapted to the European Higher Education Area.
Our Study Programme is adapted to the European ECTS credits system (European Credit Transfer System), which facilitates student mobility and credit validation among degrees studied here and abroad.

Institution

UNIVERSITY OF BARCELONA (UNIVERSITAT DE BARCELONA)
Erasmus Code: E BARCELO01

University School of Public Relations

The University School of Public Relations was the first university in Europe to specialize in this subject. Its aims are research and the education and training of professionals in the fields of public relations and advertising.
It was officially recognized by Ministry Order on 28th July 1969 (Official State Bulletin 26.08.69).
The School is owned by the European University Foundation of Public Relations (FUERP).
The School’s main academic objective is to provide students with the necessary theoretical, technical and practical education and training to equip them to work in all public relations and advertising-related activities in organizations of all types (public administration, private companies) and in the corresponding specialized sectors.

Students Mobility Office

Contact for Bilateral Agreements: Dra. Sara Magallón.
Principal of the University School of Public Relations
Institutional Coordinator

Incoming Erasmus Tutor: Ms. Carolyn Black
International Relations Office: Ms. Elisabeth Alonso
Phone: +34 93 321 54 62 / Fax: + 34 93 4100402
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Where we are

The University School is located in the city of Barcelona, in the central district of the Eixample (literally, the "enlargement"). The district contains some of Barcelona’s main streets and squares, such as Paseo de Gracia, Rambla de Cataluña, Plaza Cataluña, Avenida Diagonal, Calle de Aragón, Gran Vía de las Cortes Catalanas, Plaza de la Sagrada Familia, and Plaza Gaudí, among others, as well as being home to many tourist landmarks like the Basilica of Sagrada Familia, Casa Milà (La Pedrera), Casa Batlló, the National Theatre of Catalonia and a huge number of entertainment facilities such as cinemas, theatres, hotels and restaurants.

Our address is:

Escuela Superior de Relaciones Públicas

Carrer Urgell, 187
Recinte de la Universitat Industrial
08036 Barcelona

Metro: Line 5 (blue line). Stop: Hospital Clínic
Buses: 20, 37, 41, H10, 54, 59, 63, 66, 67, 68, V11, V13


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Secretary's Office Hours

Academic year:  Monday to Friday, from 9.00 to 21.00.

July and Christmas: Monday to Friday, from 9.00 to 15.00.
and from Monday to Thursday from 17.00 to 19:30.

Easter Week and August: Closed.

How can I study at the school?

Procedure to follow and required documentation for Erasmus place applicants:

- Before you arrive:
1. Check the list of universities to make sure that your university has a Bilateral Erasmus+ Programme Agreement with us.
If it has, simply follow your university’s application procedure. If your university is not on the list, ask them to contact us by email at: Aquesta adreça electrònica s'està protegint contra robots de correu brossa. Necessites JavaScript habilitat per veure-la. to set up an agreement.
2. Your university will send us a list with your name and electronic data as a student selected for the Erasmus+ programme.
3. Procedure:

  • Fill in the online Acceptance Application Form for a temporary stay at our university and print two copies to send  by e-mail ( Aquesta adreça electrònica s'està protegint contra robots de correu brossa. Necessites JavaScript habilitat per veure-la. ) to the Escola Superior de Relaciones Públiques. The following documentation must be sent by email after the opening date for applications (around March) and BEFORE 15th November (deadline for applications for the 2nd semester of academic year 2017- 2018):

    • Two copies of your online application form for admission duly completed and signed by your tutor at your home university.

    • Copy of the Learning Agreement.

    • Transcript of Records.

    • Certificate signed by your home University attesting your participation on the program or agreement.

    • Copy of your passport or identity document.

    • Two passport-size photos.

    • Certificate of language proficiency (not mandatory).

    • Proposal of the courses you are interested in studying at the School (See the  "What can I Study?" section).

Once your application has been processed we will contact you to notify you as to whether you have been accepted or not.
As soon as you have been accepted you must start looking for accommodation (See the "Accommodation" section).
On your arrival at the UB, you will be requested to show a copy of your Insurance (See the "Medical, accidents and repatriation Insurance" section).