University of Almeria

University of Almeria

Ctra. Sacramento, s/n,
04120 La Cañada de San Urbano, Almería, 
SPAIN
 

ERASMUS Code: E ALMERIA01

Website: http://cms.ual.es/UAL/en/index.htm

Telephone: +34 950 21 40 00

 

Number of inhabitants in the city: 190 000

Number of students in the university: 12 000

 

Program: Business Studies, Social Sciences

 

Academic calendar:

Fall semester:                 End Sept to beg Feb

Spring semester:            Beg Feb to end July

 

Courses:

Use the link below to check out the courses taught in English.

http://cms.ual.es/idc/groups/public/@serv/@uinternacional/documents/actividad/coursesimpartedinenglish201516.pdf

 

Accommodation: Students in Almeri´a normally live in shared self-catered flats. The University of Almeri´a has no dormitory rooms or halls of residence.

The Erasmus Students Association will help you on arrival to contact other students and landlords so you can settle down as soon as possible. Nevertheless, finding the right place to live could take a few days depending on needs and budgets.

 

Useful information:

  • Almería is a harbour city in the south of Spain in the province Andalusia
  • The city has a North African citystyle, with white houses, gardens, narrow streest and palm alleys
  • A highlight in Almería is the yearly festival "Feria de Almería" in the end of August; The festival is accompanied by sport events, riding shows, bull fights and crafts exhibitions; During the festival you can get traditional food and local wine in food stands; In party tents you can listen to music or watch local dances; At the same time is also the "Festival de Flamenco" and the "Festival Folclórico de los Pueblos Inbéricos y del Mediterráneo" in Almería
  • Many western movies have been produced in the area around Almería because of its unique appearance - weathered rock formations, deserts, dune landspaces, as well as abandoned fincas and weir systems
  • Almería also has many in- and outdoors restaurants, bars, clubs, and also offers a huge variety of different sport activities including extensive sunbathing at the beach

 

Student's Guide:

http://cms.ual.es/idc/groups/public/@vic/@vinternacional/documents/documento/guiaestudianteinternacional_en.pdf

 

Courses 

ECTS 

Semester 

Quantitative methods

3

Spring

Organization design

6

Spring

Management control

6

Fall

Introduction to Company Administration

6

Fall

Introduction to Economics

6

Fall

Introduction to Finance

6

Spring

Introduction to Accounting

6

Spring

Introduction to marketing

6

Spring

Microeconomics

6

Spring

Advanced Statistics

6

Fall

Direction and Management Skills

6

Fall

Entrepreneurship

6

Spring

Modern Language: English

6

Fall

Modern Language: French

6

Spring

Modern Language: German

6

Spring

Introduction to Marketing for Tourism

2

Fall

Marketing for Tourism

2

Spring

Modern Language Applied to Tourism: English

9

 

Modern Language Applied to Tourism: French

9

 

Modern Language Applied to Tourism: German

9

 

Modern Language Applied to Tourism II: English

9

 

Modern Language Applied to Tourism II: French

9

 

Modern Language Applied to Tourism II: German

9