At University CEU Cardenal Herrera we firmly believe that first year is an opportunity for students to set their way forward, something that will determine the path they will follow during their university years.
Being what you do is choosing your future. It is to surround yourself with others who, like you, know what they want, but also how they want to achieve it. So simple. Welcome to the best stage of your life. Welcome to CEU.
We inform you that the admission process for international students is closed in the following degrees and we therefore do not accept any new applications for the academic year 2019/20:
Before starting the admission process, check the documentation required depending on your previous studies. Please read carefully through the following steps of the admission process.
Please note that special conditions apply for candidates for Medicine/Medicina. Proceed to our FAQ section for further information on the BMAT exam.
If you have any problems during the admission process, please contact the International Relations Office at: email@example.com
To start the admission process, you need to complete an on-line form, indicating your personal information and studying preferences.
The form will also give you the opportunity to provide us with any useful academic documentation that will allow us to verify that you meet the academic requirements.
You should upload all of the documents on the admission process application. Be careful when uploading the documents, make sure they correspond to the ones requested.
Documents for applying for Admission – First Year student
Documents for applying for Admission – Transfer student
Once the admission form has been filled in, you will receive an e-mail with the instructions you need to follow.
You can access your intranet by clicking here.
In this intranet you will find the information concerning your application status. You can also modify your personal details, change your interview appointment and download your place reservation form once admitted.
In case you have not received an e-mail with your access details after filling in the admission form, please follow the instructions you were given.
On your personal application form you will be able to choose a date and time for an Admissions Interview with the International Relations Office, which will take place on-line via Skype or face-to-face.
This interview along with your qualifications and the result of your language level test, will determine if you meet the requirements needed to study at CEU-UCH. Your application will be thoroughly evaluated by our International Admissions Commission and 48 hours after your interview and/or language level test you will be notified about your application status by e-mail.
Please note that some applicants will not need to take this personal interview (such as transfer students for Fisioterapia, Dentistry, Odontología or Medicine and Medicina).
In case you are applying for a degree which is taught in a language different from your country official language, you will be required to either:
This notification will inform you of either of the following possibilities:
Successful candidates will be asked to settle the amount corresponding to the place reservation.
Once you have been admitted, you will be able to access the future student intranet and print the reservation form.
Be careful! If you don't settle the payment before the due date, your application will be dismissed.
Do you need further information?
Join our Facebook group for prospective students 2019/20 and get up-to-date information on our Admission Process.
The services included in the Hospitality Package are offered to international students for the payment of the International Fee and are intended to help them get settled upon their arrival. Once the reservation of place has been paid, students will have access to these services through the Hospitality App, so that they can make use of them at any moment they wish to. The Hospitality Package includes:
If you have any questions, or you would like to have more information concerning our Hospitality Services, provided by International Student Services, please feel free to contact us via:
You can access our admission form by following this link.
Yes we do. It is NOT compulsory to contact an agency that helps you through your admission process, but you may contact one in case you want that help.
We will be publishing an updated list of agencies soon.
You should apply as soon as possible if you want to be sure there are still places available.
There are already specific deadlines for the Degree in “Fisioterapia” (taught in Spanish) as well as the Degree in “Vétérinaire” (bilingual).
The deadline for the Degree in “Medicina” (taught in Spanish) will be published in February on our website in case you want to take the exam offered by the Faculty of Health Sciences.
In case you want to secure your place for “Medicine” as soon as possible you will need to take the BMAT exam on 16th February 2019.
CEU Universidad Cardenal Herrera accepts the BioMedical Admissions Test (BMAT) for applications to its bilingual Medicine degree programme.
BMAT is a 2-hour pen-and-paper test, which consists of three sections and is taken in English. Sections 1 and 2 are multiple-choice, and Section 3 is a writing task. You can find out more about the format of the test below.
BMAT tests your ability to apply scientific and mathematical knowledge, as well as problem solving, critical thinking and written communication skills that are essential to university-level study.
Preparing for BMAT
Visit the BMAT website for a range of free resources, and do the following:
It is highly recomendable that you know the structure of the test and the possible questions that might appear. In order to prepare yourself, you can use the following sources:
Registration for BMAT
You need to book at your earliest convenience through www.metritest.com. You may choose your venue and pay the test fee on-line.
Once you have filled in the admission form for the bilingual Medicine degree program, be sure to pay your BMAT fee and upload the payment proof to your personal intranet
If you wish to study Medicine, Dentistry or Veterinary Medicine, yes:
For the rest of the degrees, candidates must be in possession of a High School Diploma (or studying in last year), whose grades will be decisive in the final admission.
If you wish to study Veterinary Medicine in French, a preparation year in Sciences is a plus.
For further information on the documentation needed, follow this link.
We are not allowed to give you contacts because of the Data Protection Act but you can find them in the Freshmen Facebook group.
During the course prior to your arrival we will organize virtual hangouts were you will be able to meet other future students.
You can check all this information via your student intranet.
You have to send an E-mail explaining your problem to: firstname.lastname@example.org
In case you have problems logging into your future student intranet, please send a message to: email@example.com
You can track your application via your student intranet.
You have to make sure you have submitted all your documents and follow the instructions you have received by e-mail or the ones that appeared on screen while you were filling in the admission form.
Our university does not offer international scholarships but has created a program of assistantships for first-year international students. All the information regarding this and other actions will be published on our website and our Facebook group.
No, you can do the interview on Skype. But if you prefer, you can make an appointment to carry it out face-to-face.
If you are applying for Médicine Véterinaire or Fisioterapia, you will need to wait for a few weeks: If you are pre-selected, you will be informed of the interview dates.
Yes, you will be able to choose from a list of available dates.
Yes, you have to pass an admission interview.
You can check out our Download Centre, where you will find an infographic as well as a Q&A with some useful tips.
It will be carried out in the language of instruction of the course you have chosen.
Yes, you still have to pass the interview.
The Hospitality Package covers a wide range of services for first-year international students.
The Hospitality Package is mandatory for all the international students who live outside Spain, regardless of the degree they have chosen.
The payment is not applicable to students with a Spanish DNI or NIE (obtained at least one year before their application to study in our university).
For all questions regarding please contact our Hospitality team at firstname.lastname@example.org
You will receive an email as soon as the university registers your payment. Then, your status will change in your intranet. If you need an invoice, you can ask for it at email@example.com
No, you have to settle the payment before the deadline; otherwise your application will be dismissed.
An Open Day is a certain day appointed by the university in which visitors are welcome to attend several presentations and visit our facilities. And the most important of all: they can meet our staff, get first-hand information and start getting familiar with our university. Participation in our Open Days is free.
Several International Open Days will be taking place throughout the academic year, so you will have different opportunities to visit our facilities and get all the information you may request.
Our next Open Days for international applicants will be taking place on January 25 and June 14, 2019. Click here to sign up for free!
How do I obtain a refund of fees?
The only fees suitable for a refund are the Pre-enrollment fee and the enrollment fee (in case you have already paid this last one).
If your application is not meeting the academic requirements you will have to send the proper document stating your final grades from Secondary Education to the International Relations Office.
There is no option for a refund in case your visa get’s denied.
If you can no longer study this year in the University CEU Cardenal Herrera for medical reasons, we'll keep your place reservation for the next year, in case you ask us to do so.
In all of these circumstances, you will need to send the proper document to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Hospitality Package fee will not be refunded under any conditions.
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Do you want to work with us? If you are an international student at CEU and want to learn new skills as well as share your creativity and experience with our community, then these internships might interest you!
Every year our university offers a number of collaboration internships for the international students enrolled in one of our degrees. Through these you will have the opportunity to collaborate with different areas related to the university’s faculties and services: International Student Services, International Communication, Campus Life, Language Services, Sports... You’re sure to find something that you can give your all to and help us make your CEU experience stand out.
For the academic year 2019/2020, the time for making the most out of these internships is from the 2nd of September 2019 until the 31st of May 2020.
If you are interested in putting yourself forward, this is what you have to do:
The application period will remain open until the 7th of June 2019. The list of selected candidates will be published on the 17th of June 2019..
At University CEU Cardenal Herrera, we want to ensure that our international students receive the necessary financial support to carry out their studies with us. Therefore, the San Pablo CEU University Foundation has launched the Financial Aid Excellence Program, with grants that can reduce the academic fees by up to 100% for your degree.
If you are an outstanding student and you fulfil the following criteria, complete the documentation now and submit your application to us before June 17th, 2019 and very soon you will know if you can benefit from our support program!
Check University CEU Cardenal Herrera’s Financial Aid Excellence Program conditions and discover if you can benefit from the grants.
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