Admission Requirements for Postgraduate Studies in Spain
Postgraduate studies in Spain include Master’s and Doctorate degree programs. Spain is known for its postgraduate studies worldwide and is home to some of the best and esteemed postgraduate institutions.
For admittance to a Master’s degree program, students must hold a relevant Bachelor's degree or equivalent diploma.
For admittance to a doctoral degree program, students should hold a Master’s degree.
Students who want to study a Master’s or Doctoral program in Spain should apply directly to the Spanish university where they want to study. Get the application form from the respective University website, fill it and send it along with the necessary documentation back to the concerned University before deadline. You will get an acceptance letter if admitted.
** It is not mandatory to get an official accreditation/recognition of a Bachelor’s degree for admittance to postgraduate studies in Spain.
Application form and fees
Academic transcripts- bachelor degree certificates and other related qualifications.
English and Spanish Language proficiency-
- English Language Proficiency test- TOEFL/IELTS scores
- Spanish Language Proficiency test- DELE
Valid Passport and photographs
Evidence of financial support- Can be in the form of bank statements or any other relevant form.
Letter of Recommendation: At least two letter of recommendation are required. It should demonstrate about your achievements, personal traits and qualities, and academic accomplishments. It should from your academic professors or supervisor from work.
Curriculum Vitae: Should include your accomplishments, experience details (if any), outline of your strengths, objectives, education details, Honors and awards. Be clear and concise!
Professional Experience- Few years of work experience is important and details of the same are required.
For Doctorate Degree-
- Research Thesis and Summary: Submit a brief about the research topic you've undertaken.
- Research Plan: Should include the topic name, objective, background, approach or method of research, and references.
In the academic year 2013-2014, the tuition fees for master’s and doctorate degree program in Public Universities ranges between 17 Euros and 65 Euros credit- a European credits is equal to 25 to 30 hours of student work.