The birthplace of one of the world's most famous clubs, FC Barcelona, this city is the capital and biggest city of Catalonia. It is one of the largest metropolises located on the Mediterranean Sea on the coast between the mouths of two rivers. It is also bordered to the west by the magnificent Serra de Collserola mountain range. Since the city lies in the Mediterranean region, the temperature of Barcelona is fairly moderate and offers excellent living conditions throughout the year. ConsRead more
Check out these answers to common questions and review other programme information in the Help Centre.
How can I rent student accommodation in Barcelona?
You can book your home away from home in 3 easy steps:
1. Select your favourite accommodation
2. Pay the security deposit if required
3. Booking confirmed
Don't worry incase you have some queries, as in all these steps you will be provided free guidance by our experienced team.
What are the different types of student housing in Barcelona?
University Living offers purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA) close to various universities with fewer restrictions and more options, so the students can enjoy a comfortable duration of stay. You can pick from shared and private rooms, studios, and apartments. We also provide short-term stays for students in summer school and exchange programmes.
How do I know my student accommodation is safe?
All properties listed by University Living are personally verified by the team or their representatives. Each accommodation has foolproof safety measures in place, including CCTV, secure door entries, restricted access, and more.
Can I stay at a student apartment in Barcelona only for a semester?
Yes. University Living offers accommodations for students who go on a semester exchange programme. They provide student housing on a short term basis in 30+ cities across the world.
What are the best neighbourhoods for students in Barcelona?
Student neighbourhoods in Barcelona have everything a student needs, no matter where you live; you will always be able to enjoy everything this city has to offer. El Born, Gracia, Sants, L’Hospitalet, El Clot, etc. are some of the most popular, affordable, and culturally diverse student areas to live in Barcelona.
Is there Wi-Fi?
Yes, all our accommodations have strong internet connectivity.
Where can I stay during my placement year?
Students who are working during their placement year but are a full-time student at a university can stay in the student homes listed on University Living website. As long as you’re a student at a university you can choose to stay at any student accommodation.
University Living is a global student housing managed marketplace that assists students seeking higher education overseas find accommodation near universities, making their transition into student life seamless.
Today, we remain a driven, tech-enabled platform committed to providing a safe home for every student. Choose from over 1.5 million beds in 265+ student popular cities across the UK, Ireland, Australia, the US, Canada, India, and many others.
University Living is a global student housing managed marketplace that helps students pursuing higher education abroad find accommodation near universities, making their transition into student life seamless.
Today, we remain a driven, tech-enabled platform committed to providing a safe home for every student. Choose from over 1 million beds in 210+ student popular cities across the UK, Ireland, Australia, the US, Canada, India, and many others.
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