Application for mobility in the US, within the Balsells programme and double degrees in South America

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Students interested in going abroad to the USA or who wish to get a double degree in Mexico or Peru will be able to do so in one of the following universities:

GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (ATLANTA, GEORGIA, USA)

Academic stay

  • Master students
  • A semester long-stay to take courses
  • Year-long stay in case of carrying out of the Master Thesis
  • Good academic performance record
  • English requirements: TOEFL 79 ibased

Internship stay

  • Recommended only for Master students
  • Minimum stay of one semester in a research laboratory
  • Paid internship
  • Possibility of carrying out the Master Thesis
  • Good academic performance record
  • English requirement: high level
  • You will have to pass an interview in English with the Vice-Dean of International Relations of the FIB

NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY BOSTON (BOSTON, MASACHUSETTS, USA)

Internship Stay

  • Very competitive call
  • Recommended only for Master students interested in research in subjects related to what GENESYS does
  • Minimum stay of one semester at GENESYS research lab: http://genesys-lab.org
  • Possible funding
  • Possibility of carrying out the Master Thesis
  • Good academic record
  • English requirement: high level
  • You will have to pass an interview in English with the Vice-Dean of International Relations of the FIB

 

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS URBANA-CHAMPAIGN (CHAMPAIGN, ILLINOIS, USA)

Internship stay

  • Very competitive call
  • Only for MIRI students of the Computer Networks & Distributed Systems specialization interested in research subjects related to what is done at the i-acoma Architecture Group research team
  • Minimum Stay of one semester working at the i-acoma research group: http://iacoma.cs.uiuc.edu/josep/torrellas.html
  • Possible funding
  • Possibility of carrying out the Master Thesis
  • Good academic record
  • English requirement: high level
  • You will have to pass an interview in English with the Vice-Dean of International Relations of the FIB

PURDUE UNIVERSITY (WEST LAFAYETTE, INDIANA, USA)

  • Bachelor students
  • Academic stay to take courses and/or do a Final Project
  • Semester- or year-long stay
  • Good academic performance record
  • English requirements: TOEFL score of 80 or IELTS score from 6.5 up

UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO (COLORADO SPRINGS, USA)

  • Bachelor students and Master students
  • 4 to 6 month-long academic stay to carry out the Bachelor or Master Thesis
  • Fellowship awarded by the Balsells Program
  • Good academic performance record
  • Students interested in research and the possibility of pursuing a Master or PhD at this university
  • English requirements: Intermediate English proficiency
  • Requirement to apply: Participants must be Spanish citizens and permanent residents of Catalonia

UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO (BOULDER, USA)

  • Bachelor and Master students
  • 4 to 6 month-long academic stay to carry out the Bachelor or Master Thesis
  • Good academic performance record
  • Students interested in research and the possibility of pursuing a Master or PhD at this university
  • English requirements: Intermediate English proficiency
  • Requirement to apply: Participants must be Spanish citizens and permanent residents of Catalonia

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA (IRVINE, USA)

  • Bachelor and Master students
  • Semester-long academic stay to carry out the Bachelor or Master Thesis
  • Good academic performance record
  • Students interested in research and the possibility of pursuing a Master or PhD at this university
  • English requirements: TOEFL 80 or IELTS 7.0. Otherwise a Cambridge Score and an interview may be accepted.
  • Requirement to apply: Participants must be Spanish citizens and permanent residents of Catalonia

INSTITUTO POLITÉCNICO NACIONAL (MEXICO CITY, MEXICO)

  • MIRI Master students of the following specialties: Advanced Computing, High Performance Computing and Computer Networks and Distributed Systems
  • Before you go you have to pass 60 ECTS of specific courses agreed in the bilateral agreement
  • 2 semesters in the IPN (last year) (30 ECTS of courses+ 30 ECTS of TFM)
  • 3 scholarships covering tuition fees during the stay in Mexico
  • B2.1 or higher level of English

PONTIFICA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DEL PERÚ (LIMA, PERÚ)

  • MAI or MEI Master students
  • Before leaving you must have passed 60 ECTS credits from the Master, including all compulsory ones
  • Mobility starts in august
  • 2 semesters at PUCP (last year) (24 credits, equivalent to 60 ECTS, including the Master Thesis)
  • Languages used at PUCP: English/Spanish

Check out how to apply.

 

To be open

Saturday 01 December 2018-Friday 11 January 2019

Contacts


Vice-dean for Students

Telephone
(34) 93 401 69 61
Email 

FIB International Relations

Telephone
(34) 93 401 07 37
Email