Our Spanish school in Barcelona is in the center of the city, and well connected to the main points of interest. It has more than 50 fully equipped classrooms, 600 square meters of common areas and a large private patio. In addition, there are computers at your disposal.

Our Spanish school in Barcelona was founded in 1989, we have 35 years of experience in teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language in Barcelona. Our Spanish courses have high quality and internationally recognized interactive pedagogical material and provides personalized attention to each student learning Spanish. In addition, our sociocultural program in Barcelona guarantees an excellent linguistic and cultural immersion spanish program to guarantee success with your Spanish language programme.

  • School facilities & Location
  • A spacious, 4-story building (3,000 m²)
  • Located in the emblematic L'Eixample district
  • Next to 6 different bus lines
  • Walking distance from the main tourist attractions
  • Free activities (Eixample tour, Gràcia tour, Sagrada Familia at night, Els Encants Vells flea market, Gothic Quarter tour)
  • 50 classrooms with audiovisual equipment
  • Surrounded by cafés, restaurants, and shops


What will be my schedule for the Spanish classes?

All the group Intensive Spanish classes are starting at 9:00am, Monday to Friday.
For example, if you join our general “Intensive 20” Spanish course you will have Spanish classes in the mornings** from 9:00-13:00, Monday to Friday. (20 minutes break in the middle at 10:50am).
9:00-14:00 for “Intensive 25” and 9:00-15:00 if you join “Super Intensive 30”.
After that it is very typical that our Spanish students meet to go out to explore the city and have lunch together or join the extra activities that our school organizes in the afternoon after the classes.
If you need a special schedule for example afternoon classes from 13:00-15:00 or any other you have to join private one to one classes. Click here to consult our availability of schedules for private classes by WhatsApp.
**During summer months (July mainly) could be possible that some weeks we would have to do also some afternoon groups with classes from 15:00-19:00. But even in July 90% of the students will have morning classes also. .

I'm 49 years old, am I too old to take the courses? or I am 16 years old, am I too young to take the Spanish courses in your school?

Our programs are open for students in all ages from 16 to 99 years old (we also offer the summer camps in two different locations in Barcelona for 5-18 years old campers). There is not limits. All ages and all interest students joining our spanish courses and all of them are welcome to our Spanish school in Barcelona.

Do I have to stay in the accommodation offered by the school or can I find my our accommodation while studying Spanish in Barcelona?

You can find your own accommodation if you want. For example you can easily find some private accommodation on the school area if you click on the following links:

Can I join the courses even if I am total Spanish beginner

Yes, our Spanish courses are open also for total Spanish beginners students. They can start the Spanish classes any Monday.

How many weeks of Spanish Intensive classes I need to meet my Spanish objetives?

If you start from zero like Spanish beginners, in general you will need 8 weeks to complete the basics, 14 weeks more to get Intermediate level and 22 weeks more to get the advance level.
Or if you already know the basic Spanish, you will need only 14 weeks to improve up to Intermediate, etc.

Learn Spanish Fast with Cervantes

All levels & all ages. Flexible duration (1-53 weeks). You can start any Monday. Learn spanish or improve your level with our Intensive 20 or 25 course or book a Full-Immersion experience with the Super Intensive 30 course.

Certify your Spanish level with Cervantes

If you want to certify your Spanish level we suggest you obtain the DELE or Diploma of Spanish as a Foreign Language. Join our DELE preparation course and enjoy our 95% DELE PASS RATE GUARANTEE.

Live Barcelona

Book our accommodation or book it by yourself on Airbnb. The school is located on the city center (Carrer de la Diputació, 92). Quote your program now!

Spanish programs for student groups

Do you need to organize a Cervantes language trip for your school, institute or university? Our Cervantes EI partner school in Barcelona can help you.

Book also the accommodation with Cervantes EI partner school and you will feel like home at no more than 30 minutes from the school

After over 35 years of experience, our Cervantes EI partner school in Barcelona knows how important it is to you to have comfortable accommodation where you have all the necessary amenities at your disposal such as WIFI for your laptop or Smartphone, and be situated near the school and close to the center of Barcelona:

Shared Apartment
Typically 4 to 6 people live in each apartment and are normally a mix of international students and Spaniards.
Host Family
Staying with a Spanish host family, specially selected by the Cervantes EI partner school in Barcelona, is the best option for students who wish to learn as much Spanish as possible in the time available to them.
Student Residence Halls
A student residence is a good option if you wish to live with students, but do not want to stay in a host family and would prefer not to cook for yourself in a shared apartment.
Private Apartment
If you wish to maintain your independence and enjoy a little ´luxury´, then this accommodation is for you. We have rooms of differing sizes and apartments ranging from studios to multi-bedrooms, in Barcelona.

Learn Spanish in Barcelona with Cervantes EI partner School

Our Cervantes EI partner school in Barcelona is situated in the very heart of Barcelona! We boast over 55 air-conditioned classrooms which are full of light as well as a large garden where students can relax between classes while having a snack or drink. Alongside the garden we have a large computer room with 20 computers and free internet access, along with free WIFI if you wish to connect with your laptop or Smartphone.

If you join our Cervantes general Intensive course of 20 lessons per week, generally the classes are held between 9:00 and 13:00h, monday to friday. Your spanish level will be determined once you have arrived and have sat a level test during your first morning with us.

Our Cervantes EI partner school in Barcelona will help you enjoy your time in Barcelona so in addition to our courses we offer a large diversity of excursions at the weekend. The excursions are announced weekly at the secretariat. The costs depend on the destination of the excursion. Examples of cultural visits and excursions in Barcelona: Picasso Museum, Montjuic Fountains, Tibidabo, Casa Gaudí, Olympic area, City tour, Sagrada Familia, Pueblo Español, Water theme parks, Figueras.

The Cervantes EI partner school in Madrid (Don Quijote) is an Accredited Center by Instituto Cervantes.

All Ages

17-24 (41%)
25-35 (28%)
36-45 (13%)
46-55 (10%)
56+ (8%)


The Cervantes International forms part of a network of centres accredited by the Instituto Cervantes
Cervantes International is a founding member of the Association 'Español en Andalucía'