Registering at the UB on your arrival
Where do you have to go to register your arrival at the UB?
What you should do after registering your arrival at the UB
Procedure for obtaining a student residence card
| Where do you have to go to register your arrival at the UB?
Go to the UB faculty or school in which you have been accepted to study at, with the following documents:
- a document stating that you have been accepted to study temporarily at the UB (a letter or acceptance or the application form signed by the Head of International Exchanges Office at your faculty or school);
- Medical, accidents and repatriation insurance covering your stay at the UB;
- 2 passport-sized photographs, to get a provisional credential which will gives you access to a range of specific services; and afterwards the UB student card
In addition, you will be able to:
- Answer any questions you might have on your arrival, or at any time during your stay;
- Provide you information about the city and the University of Barcelona.
| What you should do after registering your arrival at the UB
- If you don't have any accommodation organized on your arrival in Barcelona, you should visit the Resa Housing.
- A few weeks into the semester, you must enrol for the subjects or other activities you have decided to take at the Secretary's Office for Students and Teaching Staff of your UB faculty or school. Registration must be completed in order for you to be able to obtain the appropriate certificate at the end of your period of study at the UB. Consult your faculty or school for the enrolment periods.
- Students who needed to obtain a student visa before leaving their country should obtain a residence permit.
| Procedure for obtaining a student residence card
You will find all the information you need at the page Procedure for obtaining a student residence card: www.ub.edu/uri/estudiantsNOUB/nie_en.htm