Information for Students Coming to Spain

Erasmus+ Scholarships
We have compiled extensive information about Erasmus programs over recent years for European and foreign students studying abroad. This page contains 8 sections: Erasmus+ Overview Tips From a Former Erasmus Student Erasmus Mundus Scholarships How to Apply for an Erasmus Scholarship Erasmus Mundus European Programs Who can participate in the Erasmus Mundus Scholarship Erasmus Mundus  [...]
The Academic Calendar of Universities in Spain
Note: This calendar is outdated but it may serve to give you an idea of the spanish university schedules. Academic calendars for most Spanish universities are similar throughout the country: classes begin in October, and end in June. The first semester exams take place in February, and the second semester exams are in June. Nevertheless,  [...]
Spain Education System
If you are looking to study in Spain then you need to at least have an idea about Spain’s Education System. The educational law of 1990, the Ley Organica de Ordenacion General del Sistema Educativo (LOGSE) (Law on the General Organization of the Educational System), established a new system which started in 1991-92 school-year. The  [...]
Prepare for the cultural adjustment of living in Spain
So, you’ve decided to study in Spain. How do you adjust to a new culture and life in a foreign country? How do you learn about that new culture’s mind frame? What happens when as a student you enroll in a foreign study program? How do you make the transition from your culture, your frame  [...]
Obtaining a Student Visa for Spain
Citizens from the European Union do not need a visa for Spain. With a valid Identification Card or passport, they can stay as long as they want. However, citizens from all other countries will require a visa stamped in their passport if they wish to remain in Spain longer than 90 days. Regarding Visas, the  [...]
Calling and telephones in Spain
Mobile phones Contracts or pre-pay (top-ups)? If you are a fanatic of the mobile phone, if you use it all day long to call your friends and you know that you are staying at least one year in Spain , you may be interested in a contract. On the other hand, if you are not  [...]
Opening a Bank Account in Spain
Steps to open a bank account in Spain Whatever your nationality, you have to justify your status as a resident or a non-resident if you want to open a bank account in Spain . If you are a resident, you only have to go to a bank and show the resident ID to have an  [...]
Financial Aid Information for Studying in Spain
Financing your education abroad could be your most difficult task. Most governments provide financial aid for students while they study in their home country’s institutions, while offering little help to those who want to study abroad. Because internalisation of campuses and programs has become a major issue for many universities around the world, new financial  [...]
Selecting a University, School or Program in Spain
Selecting a university, school or program is a major decision that should not be taken lightly. Like with other decisions you will make, it could have consequences that will impact your life. The outcome of your education will depend not only on the institution and program selected, but also on your ability to adjust to  [...]

CSA Study Abroad
Estudios acreditados en el extranjero para estudiantes de todos los niveles.