Academic studies





Universitat Abat Oliba CEU, in Barcelona –along with Universidad CEU San Pablo in Madrid and Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera in Valencia- is a privately run and social initiative university part of the CEU Educational Group, a work of the Catholic Association of Propagandists. CEU Universities ranked sixth in Spain and 401-500 worldwide in the Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2021 edition.

Officially recognized as a private university in 2003, Universitat Abat Oliba CEU has more than forty years of experience as a higher education institution, strongly committed to Catholic thought, education and research.

It currently has three Schools: Law & Business, Communication, Education and Humanities, and Psychology, with 14 graduate programs four of which are bilingual- 17 masters programs, 8 postgraduate programs and an International School of Doctorate that offers four doctoral programs (Humanities for the Contemporary World, Law & Economics, Social Communications and Translational Medicine).

Universitat Abat Oliba CEU is devoted to excellence in teaching and research, and stands out because of the high satisfaction and employability rates of its students, as certified by several surveys carried out by independent bodies.