We use proprietary and third party cookies to provide our services, customise and analyse your browsing, and display advertising related to your preferences. If you continue to browse, we will consider that as acceptance of their use. You can adjust settings and view more information in the cookies policy
Accept
Play

Bachelor Degree in Design

Adscribed to the Arts and Humanities branch, is built around content from culture, art, and tools. With optional mention to Graphic Design and Visual Communication, Audiovisual Design, Interior Design or Fashion Design.

  • Teaching period: from october to june
  • Modality: on site
  • Language: Spanish
  • Price: 131 € / ECTS
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Qualification: Bachelor Degree in Design by the University of Vic - Central University of Catalonia
  • Credits: 240 ECTS
  • Academic Calendar 2019-20

Presentation

 The purpose of BAU and its teachers is to train contemporary, questioning, creative, open-minded designers who are able to understand social, cultural and economic changes and are committed to sustainable development to respond to the changing needs of society.

The training model of BAU brings a solid humanistic, cultural, artistic, technical and methodological training that its characterized by up-todate teaching, connected to the real professional world from the culture of the project perspective.

BAU guarantees small classes to encourage comprehensive training, teamwork and personalized teaching, and is careful to watch over the research activity of both teachers and students as a basis for enhancing creative skills and innovation.

The BAU teaching team applies innovative, quality teaching practices based on the applicability of learning through the development fo the projects , and teaches students to work rigorously and systematically to achieve the professionalization of the creative process.

BAU aims to promote multilingualism for professional purposes, and particularly mastery of the English language, as the essential language for the competitiveness in the employment market in the field of design as well as for exercising the profession, and to contribute to the international reputation fo its students.

 

Differential characteristics
  • Accredited degree by the Agency for the Quality of the University System of Catalonia.
  • The entire institution is dedicated to the service of student learning.
  • Teaching staff involved, cohesive, committed and highly qualified.
  • Live and constantly evolving study plan and syllabus.
  • Continuous improvement of teaching quality.
  • Small groups and personalized teaching.
  • Human quality.
  • Spaces designed for research and design practice.
  • Infrastructure and equipment with advanced technology.
  • Internship program in institutions and companies.
  • Mobility and exchanges with universities in Europe, America and Asia.
  • Research as a growth engine.
  • Location in the 22@ of Barcelona, the district of innovation and design.

Subjects and Mention

Programme of studies

Credits by type of subject:
  • Basic training: 60 ECTS
  • Compulsory: 60 ECTS
  • Elective: 102 ECTS
  • External internship: 6 ECTS
  • Final project: 12 ECTS

TOTAL: 240 ECTS

Objectives

  • Ability to develop their own creativity through the learning of artistic languages.
  • In-depth knowledge of the socio-economic and cultural determinants events in the evolution of design and vision of the same from a critical perspective.
  • Command and management of specific tools for the development of the professional projectual process.
  • Creative, innovative, committed and responsable spirit, respect to the needs and demands of society.
  • Implementation of business, management and communication knowledge in the context of national and international design.
  • Ability to transmit, exhibit and communicate, in both orally and writing, the typical design proposals, in both the native language and in English.
  • Application of specific methodologies of research into the world of design.
  • Ability to develop design projects in teamwork and in structures of collaboration and cooperation.
  • Development of the profession from a committed attitude with sustainability and respect for the environment.

International mobility

Mobility programs are a fundamental line of action to facilitate the exchange of content, methodologies and resources, and to enhance the generation and transmission of knowledge.

From this perspective, student mobility is considered at BAU as a means of mutual knowledge between different countries and cultures that invites intercultural dialogue and an exchange of enriching educational experiences.

BAU promotes the mobility of its students, amd his international recognition as a design institution offersthe possibility of an international education under ERASMUS program regulations within Europe and with exchange programs with foreign universities prestige.

List of schools and universities with ERASMUS agreement and collaboration agreements.

Teachers

Mireia Feliu
Mireia Feliu

PhD in Fine Arts

Sílvia Rosés
Sílvia Rosés

Phd in Art History

Rubén Martínez
Rubén Martínez

PhD in Political Sciences and Public Policies

Montse Casacuberta
Montse Casacuberta

Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts

Silvia Bernad
Silvia Bernad

Grau en Disseny / Postgrau en espais expositius / Màster oficial en recerca en art i disseny

Paloma G. Díaz
Paloma G. Díaz

PhD History of Art. Degree in Information Sciences

Francisco Díaz
Francisco Díaz

Architect and Master in City and Sustainable Architecture

Laura Gual
Laura Gual

Bachelor's Degree in Psychology

David Ortiz
David Ortiz

Technical Engineer in Computer Management

David Torrents
David Torrents

Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts

Fran Casado
Fran Casado

Fashion Designer

Carla Boserman
Carla Boserman

Master's Degree in Communication, Culture and Digital Citizenship.

Raül Maldonado
Raül Maldonado

Graduate in Design

Nico Juárez
Nico Juárez

Audiovisual Designer and Architect

Kike Macías
Kike Macías

Interior Designer

Anna Clemente
Anna Clemente

Architect

Mònica Mestanza
Mònica Mestanza

Bachelor's Degree in Advertising

David Martín
David Martín

Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design

Anna Oset
Anna Oset

Graduate in Audiovisual Design

Oscar Núñez
Oscar Núñez

Multimedia and audiovisual designer

Núria Costa
Núria Costa

Co-founder of ZER Collection brand

Josep Maria Marimon
Josep Maria Marimon

Master's Degree in New Media Art Curators

Mariona García
Mariona García

Bachelor's Degree in Teaching and Graphic Design

Adrián Varea
Adrián Varea

Bachelor's Degree in Fashion Design

Fran Pinel
Fran Pinel

Phd in Advanced Studies in Artistic Productions (Image and Design)

Roger Vicente
Roger Vicente

Bachelor's Degreee in Graphic Design

Ane Castro
Ane Castro

Co-founder of ZER Collection brand

Joaquín Jordán
Joaquín Jordán

Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts

Pau de Riba
Pau de Riba

Master's Degree in Graphic Design

Elisa Amann
Elisa Amann

Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts

Diego Suárez
Diego Suárez

Technical Engineer of Telecommunication, specialty in Electronic Systems

Genoveva Carrión
Genoveva Carrión

Architect

Ricardo Iscar
Ricardo Iscar

Bachelor's Degree in Laaw and Higher education in image

Frank María
Frank María

Bachelor Degree coordinator of the Audiovisual Design Department and Coordinator of the Master degree in Stop motion animation

Pierino dal Pozzo
Pierino dal Pozzo

Master's Degree in Philosophy

Lara Amat
Lara Amat

Degree in Fine Arts

Isa Quiles
Isa Quiles

Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts

Gabriel Ventura
Gabriel Ventura

Bachelor's Degree Humanities

Elisenda Fontarnau
Elisenda Fontarnau

Bachelor's Degre in Fine Arts

Cecília Gorriz
Cecília Gorriz

Bachelor's Degree in Audiovisual Design

Lúa Coderch
Lúa Coderch

PhD in Fine Arts

Fernando Aguileta
Fernando Aguileta

Bachelor's Degree in Communication

Eva Sánchez
Eva Sánchez

Bachelor's Degree in Fashion Design

Israel Frutos
Israel Frutos

Fashion designer

Isabel Vega
Isabel Vega

Architect

Marina Martínez
Marina Martínez

Bachelor's Degree in Design

Jordi Planelles
Jordi Planelles

Master's Degree in Architectural Technology

Anna Carreras
Anna Carreras

Master's Degree in Audiovisual Media

Glòria Deumal
Glòria Deumal

Bachelor's Degree in Humanities

Crisal Rodríguez
Crisal Rodríguez

Graduate in Biology

Jesús Morentin
Jesús Morentin

Bachelor's Degree in Design

Montse Roig
Montse Roig

Degree in Journalism and Choreography

Mariona Moncunill
Mariona Moncunill

Doctor in Information and Knowledge Society

Arnau Pi
Arnau Pi

Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design

Mariona Genís
Mariona Genís

PhD in Arquitecture

Camila René Maggi
Camila René Maggi

Architect

Joan Maroto
Joan Maroto

Architect. Doctorand. Specialist in performative design and digital manufacturing.

Santiago Leon
Santiago Leon

Producción textil, especialista en género de punto en tricotosas.

Mónica Rikić
Mónica Rikić

Artist of new technologies and creative programmer

María Fernanda Moscoso
María Fernanda Moscoso

Phd of Anthropology

Nataly dal Pozzo
Nataly dal Pozzo

PhD in Art History

Mercedes Boronat
Mercedes Boronat

Performer, Pedagogy and Creator

Mara Martínez
Mara Martínez

PhD in Anthropology

Katharina Hetzeneder
Katharina Hetzeneder

Diseñadora gráfica

Pol Alert
Pol Alert

Bachelor of Arts and Master in Creativity and Advertising Strategy

Mª Àngels Fortea
Mª Àngels Fortea

PhD in Design. Coordinator of the Master's Degree in research and design experimentation.

Mariel Fuentes
Mariel Fuentes

Master's Degree in Interior Design

Marina Salazar
Marina Salazar

Master's degree in research and experimentation in design

Marta Morralla
Marta Morralla

Bachelor's Degree in Fashion Design

Serafín Álvarez
Serafín Álvarez

Master in Artistic Productions and Research

Rebecca G. Mutell
Rebecca G. Mutell

PhD in Fine Arts

Mariona Benedito
Mariona Benedito

Architect

Mireia Carbonell
Mireia Carbonell

Master’s Degree in Graphic Design

Joan Achon
Joan Achon

Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design

Claudio Marzà
Claudio Marzà

Bachelor's Degree in Fashion Design

Pau Pericas
Pau Pericas

Master's Degree in Cinema and Audiovisual contemporary studies

Laura Tordera
Laura Tordera

Architect

Clara Davis
Clara Davis

Textile designer

Ramon Ríspoli
Ramon Ríspoli

PhD in History of Architecture

Ricard Marimón
Ricard Marimón

Bachelor’s Degree in Art and Design

Jorge Luis Marzo
Jorge Luis Marzo

PhD in Visual Arts

Roc Albalat
Roc Albalat

Graphic designer and audiovisual producer

Testimonial

It is a place where you are working and you do not realize that you are working. It is a place that encourages you to be better and you have fun while you make them.

Career opportunities

  • Designer -Graphic, Space, Audiovisual, Fashion and / or Services-
  • Creative director
  • Art director
  • Marketing, Communication and Organization of Events
  • Investigator/Researcher
  • Multidisciplinary equipment
  • Strategist in innovation and research
  • Project manager and coordinator
  • University teacher/Professor
  • Occupations linked to the culture of design, art and creation: critic, analyst, curator of exhibitions, editor of publications, etc.


​​​​​​

Cost

The total cost of the course depends on the number of ECTS inscribed.
The price of the ECTS credit for the 2020-21 course is 131 €.
The total amount of the course for 60 ECTS is 7.860 € (student insurance, management fees and university fees included)

Payment conditions:

  • Single payment: If you pay the full course upon enrollment a 3% discount is applied to the total amount of the credits.
  • Installment payment: Consists of an initial payment of 2.865 € (upon enrollment)
 + 9 monthly installments of 555 € (from October to June).

Scholarships and grants

As a Bachelor of Design student at BAU, University Design Center, you will be able to enjoy different scholarships and grantsthroughout your academic life at the Center, as well as special discounts and preferential internal and external financing conditions.

Access and registration

Access

The registration period for the Bachelor's Degree in Design for new students takes place according to the calendar established by the University Preregistration office of Catalonia (Oficina de Preinscripción Universitaria de Cataluña). For more information please consult the web page or the educational regulations of the Bachelor's programs which are found on the website: www.bau.cat. The registration is done at reception at BAU Design College.

Foreign students must process their admission through the UNED - www.uned.es

Students educated in Spain

Entrance

Through the official University Preregistration of Catalonia.

Quality

The quality of the BAU pedagogical system is guaranteed by various indicators and reports by the seals of (AQU, RUCT, ANECA, EUC ...). Visit the Quality section.

Download the brochure

Enter your details and we will send you an email with the Bachelor Degree in Design brochure.