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Spain: Polytechnic University of Valencia
Valencia, Spain (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
|Restrictions:||UB applicants only|
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Academic Year||2017-2018||03/30/2017 **||Rolling Admission||09/04/2017||06/20/2018|
|Fall||2017||03/30/2017 **||Rolling Admission||09/04/2017||02/10/2018|
|NOTE: Although the fall term runs through mid-February at Valencia, special arrangements may be made for fall semester students to sit for their final exams in December/January. Please contact UB Study Abroad Programs if you are interested in this option. Fall & Academic Year Electrical Engineering program application deadlines have been extended to March 30.|
|Spring||2018||10/01/2017 **||Rolling Admission||02/12/2018||06/20/2018|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Indicates that deadline has passed
|Open to:||UB students only||Language of Instruction:||English|
|Minimum GPA:||3.0||Eligibility:||Seniors only|
|Area of Study:||Electrical Engineering||Term:||Academic Year, Fall, Spring|
|Language Courses Offered:||Spanish||Housing Options:||Host Family, Off Campus, On Campus|
|Program Advisor:||Krista Paszkowsky||Credits:||12-18 per semester|
Polytechnic University of Valencia
The Polytechnic University of Valencia (Universitat Politècnica de València or UPV) is a public, dynamic and innovative institution devoted to research and high-quality education that keeps strong connections with its socioeconomic context and focuses on its internationalization. UPV has managed to gain a well earned reputation of being one of the best ranked Engineering universities in Spain. The university is made up of 13 Schools, which are split up into three Campuses: Vera (Valencia), Gandia and Alcoy Campus.
UPV offers a number of courses taught in English available to both UPV and international students. University at Buffalo senior Electrical Engineering students will take graduate level courses at UPV, and will coordinate course choices with the department. The UPV Faculties include:
• School of Computer Engineering
• School of Civil Engineering
• School of Design Engineering
• School of Industrial Engineering
• School of Telecommunications Engineering
The Office of International Exchange Programs (OPII) provides help and information on accommodation. During the welcome meeting at Orientation, UPV will give an updated list of flats which are found here. There are various types of accommodation you can choose while staying in Valencia:
- Sharing a flat with other students.
- Staying with a host family.
- Staying in the Residence Halls
Estimated costs for this program can be found at the top of this page next to Budget Sheets by clicking on the term.
UB students are encouraged to apply for study abroad scholarships. To learn more about the scholarships available to UB students, please visit our scholarships page.
UPV operates on a semester system but the fall semester does not end until mid-February. Therefore, students are encouraged to apply for the full year or spring semester.
If you would like to study for Fall Semester only, please notify UB Study Abroad Programs prior to opening an application, as special arrangements will need to be made.
Fall Semester (Semester A): Early September-Mid February
Spring Semester (Semester B): Early February-Late July
Fall Semester and Academic Year: March 15
Spring Semester: October 1
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Visit the Polytechnic University of Valencia website.