Why Valencia?

To choose between so many Spanish schools in Spain is a diffucult task. Falling in love with Valencia can help you narrow it down! Valencia is a modern and exciting city which nevertheless keeps its historical touch. The city is an architectural melting pot, which testifies to the cultural mix of the Valencian people, and gives the city an atmosphere that is open to both new cultures and old customs.

5 major reasons to select a Study Abroad Program in Valencia:

  1. Being the third largest city in Spain, Valencia has been ranked among the best top 10 cities to visit in the world for 2011 by Lonely Planet. Within Europe Valencia ranks number one.
  2. On the Mediterranean coast you can enjoy the beach more than 8 months of the year. In addition, Valencia’s traditional link with the sea has been strengthened by the water sports event par excellence: the Americas Cup in 2007 and 2010.
  3. A city with more than 2000 years of history which can be seen in its historic district, one of the biggest old city centers in Europe.
  4. With one of the best climates all over Spain (an average annual daytime temperature higher than 71º F – 22º C), you can swim in the sea during at least 8 months of the year.
  5. The fact that Valencia has two major universities and almost hundred thousand students is clearly reflected in its social life and its distinct night life. The city is a popular destination for students from all over the world to spend their semester or year abroad.