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Scholarships and grants

As a student of  BAU, Design College of Barcelona, you can obtain various grants and scholarships throughout your academic life at this Centre, as well as special discounts and preferential terms for internal and external financing.

Types of grants and scholarships:


Bachelor's degree in design and Master's Degrees

Grants and scholarships provided by the centre

Collaboration grants
These grants allow you to combine studies with tasks of educational collaboration in various services provided by the Centre, with a monthly remuneration that can be about 60% of the annual cost (for a 60 ECTS course). This grant is avaliable from the 2nd course.

Practical work
Combining studies with practical work in the Centre’s design and communication departments constitutes a valuable period of training and analysis, as it allows students to apply and complement the knowledge acquired while they obtain their academic qualifications and, at the same time, trains the future professionals to join the employment market, with a monthly salary that can be about 45% of the annual cost (for a 60 ECTS course).

Preferential financing terms
These will allow you to pay for the whole course in 10 instalments, with no additional charges.

Discounts on language courses
You will benefit from a 25% discount on English courses taught at the BAU through the Languages School at the University of Vic - Central University of Catalonia.

Summer University discounts
You will benefit from a 10% discount on any course of the Summer University that takes place during July.

Discounts on RAC (Recognition of Complementary Activities) Courses
You will benefit from a 35% discount on any RAC course arranged for the BAU during the academic year.

 

Grants and scholarships provided by public entities

General grants offered by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport
As a student on an official university degree course, you are entitled to apply for social scholarships and grants provided by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport.
Further information:
Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport

AGAUR (Agency for Management of University and Research Grants) official scholarships
As a student of an official university degree course, you are entitled to apply for a scholarship provided by the Agency for the Management of University and Research Grants of the Generalitat de Catalunya.
Further information:
Agency for Managing University and Research Aids from the Generalitat de Catalunya

Grants provided by the government of the Basque Country
Grants for students from the Basque Country enrolled in the second cycle or final year of the Degree course.
Further information:
Department of Education, Language policy and Culture

Erasmus Study grants
For studying at a higher educational institution offering academic recognition of studies in another country of the European Union with which the BAU, Design College of Barcelona, has signed an agreement.

Erasmus grants for Practical Work
For carrying out practical work with academic recognition in a company or organisation in another country of the European Union.

Erasmus grants
Scholarships for students who participate in the Erasmus programme and who meet the requirements set by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport.

Mobint scholarships
Grants to assist the international mobility of the student with academic recognition in accordance with the requirements of the Agency for the Management of University and Research Grants of the Generalitat de Catalunya.

Language immersion grant
Studying for an official university qualification entitles you to apply for the language immersion courses provided by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport.
Further information:
Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport

 

Grants and scholarships provided by private entities

Capacitas grants (Universia)
A grant programme offered by Fundación Universia Capacitas to help university students with disabilities.
Further information:
Fundacion Universia

Prevent grants
Grants provided by the Fundación Prevent for students with disabilities.
Further information:
Fundación Prevent

Foundation Roure “Viure i Conviure” Programme
Foundation Roure intergenerational programme that responds to the need to provide young students with free accommodation.
Further information:
“Viure i Conviure” programme

La Caixa preferential financing conditions
La Caixa offers preferential financing conditions to Bachelor degree design students.
More information.

BBVA preferential financing conditions
El BBVA offers preferential financing conditions to Bachelor degree design students.
More information.

Banc Sabadell preferential financing conditions
El Banc Sabadell offers preferential financing conditions to Bachelor degree design students.
More information.


 


Master's and other Postgraduate Specialization 

Grants and scholarships provided by the centre

Preferential financing conditions
These will allow you to pay the course fees in three instalments, with no additional charges.

Discount to study for a second Postgraduate degree (leading to a Master’s degree)
5% discount to study for two postgraduate degrees simultaneously, leading to a Master’s degree.

Discounts to study Languages
As a Master’s degree student, you will benefit from a 25% discount on English courses taught at the BAU through the Languages School of the University of Vic - Central University of Catalonia.

Summer University discounts
You will benefit from a 10% discount on any course of the Summer University that takes place during July.

RAC Courses discounts
You will benefit from a 35% discount on any RAC course arranged for the BAU during the academic year.

 

Grants and scholarships provided by public entities

AGAUR loan programme for Master’s and other postgraduate degrees
Being a student of a Master or other postgraduate degree entitles you to apply for a loan provided by the Agency for the Management of University and Research Grants of the Generalitat de Catalunya.
Further information:
Management of University and Research Grants from the Generalitat de Catalunya

 

Grants and scholarships provided by private entities

Catalunya Caixa “Viure i Conviure” Programme
Caixa Catalunya intergenerational programme responds to the need to provide young students with free accommodation.
Further information:
“Viure i Conviure” programme

Fundación Carolina Postgraduate degree grant
A grant programme to study for postgraduate degrees in Spanish territory, for university students who are citizens of a Latin American country.
Further information:
Fundación Carolina

La Caixa preferential financing conditions
La Caixa offers preferential financing conditions to Masters and Postgraduate students.
More information.

BBVA preferential financing conditions
El BBVA offers preferential financing conditions to Masters and Postgraduate students.
More information.

Banc Sabadell preferential financing conditions
El Banc Sabadell offers preferential financing conditions to Masters and Postgraduate students.
More information.

 


Diploma in graphic design

Grants and scholarships provided by the centre

Grants for Practical Work
Combining studies with practical work in the Centre’s design and communication departments constitutes a valuable period of training and analysis, as it allows students to apply and complement the knowledge acquired while training the future professionals to join the emplyment market, with a monthly salary.

Preferential financing conditions
These will allow you to pay the course fees in 10 instalments, with no additional charges. 

Summer University discounts
You will benefit from a 10% discount on any course of the Summer University that takes place during July.

RAC Courses discounts
You will benefit from a 35% discount on any RAC course arranged for the BAU during the academic year.

 

Grants and scholarships provided by private entities

Catalunya Caixa "Viure i Conviure" Programme
Caixa Catalunya intergenerational programme that responds to the need to provide young students with free accommodation.
Further information:
"Viure i Conviure" programme

La Caixa preferential financing conditions
La Caixa offers preferential financing conditions to Diploma in Graphic Design students.
More information.

BBVA preferential financing conditions
El BBVA offers preferential financing conditions to Diploma in Graphic Design students.
More information.

Banc Sabadell preferential financing conditions
El Banc Sabadell offers preferential financing conditions to Diploma in Graphic Design students.
More information.

 


BAU alumni

Grants and scholarships provided by the centre

Discounts in the Masters’ and Postgraduate degrees
10% discount on all courses for Master’s and other postgraduate degrees.

Discounts to study Languages
As a former student, you will benefit from a 15% discount on English courses taught at the BAU through the Languages School of the University of Vic - Central University of Catalonia.

Summer University discounts
You will benefit from a 10% discount on any course of the Summer University that takes place during July.

RAC Courses discounts
You will benefit from a 35% discount on any RAC course arranged for the BAU during the academic year.