48 months
90 EUR/credit 5400 EUR/year
18 EUR/credit 1080 EUR/year
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This bachelor's degree in English Studies from University of Barcelona will allow you to master the English language and to gain an advanced understanding of literary texts written in English from different periods, genres and cultural backgrounds. In addition, you will acquire fundamental knowledge in applied linguistics and how to use it in various fields related to the English language.


What you will learn at the bachelor's degree in English Studies from University of Barcelona:

  • The skills to work in different international and multicultural environments;
  • Analytical, critical and summary skills, and the abilities to put the knowledge learnt into practice and evaluate emerging approaches to professional issues;
  • English language competence and contrastive analysis of English;
  • The identifying features of different linguistic, literary and cultural models in English, and their professional applications;
  • The basic principles of applied linguistics in different English language fields;
  • The features of English language literary texts in different genres, periods of history and cultural contexts. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Classical Language
  • Literature
  • Linguistics
  • Modern Idioms
  • History and Culture (English)
  • Applied Linguistics (English)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Solid language skills (general reading and writing skills, and listening and speaking in an academic context).
  • The ability to work towards individual and group goals.
  • Critical and reasoning skills, the ability to relate concepts and extrapolate from these, and summary and analytical skills.
  • Memory, reading culture and personal interest in intellectual development .
  • Interest in language and literature.
  • Knowledge of the language and literature in which you wish to specialize, of other languages that will be related to the study of these and of IT tools at a user level.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 90 EUR per credit during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1080 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18 EUR per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Barcelona

770 - 1360 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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