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Sporadic stay

Are considered sporadic students the ones who enroll in an official UPC master’s program in order to course less than 15 ECTS credits,  with academic effects and out of any mobility programs or any agreements which establishes a free enrolment at host university.

In addition, sporadic students must be enrolled in a master’s or PhD program at another Catalan or Spanish university.


Some days before the enrollment period, the student will have to bring to the Academic Office the following documentation:

1. Application: fulfilled, signed and stamped by home University

2. Original and copy of Identity card / Passport

3. Original and copy of registration at home University.

4. Id Photo: it must be a photograph of the face taken against a uniform white background in which the eyes are clearly visible. The aspect ratio (width/length) must 0.82, the size, at least 180 pixels wide and 220 pixels long, and the minimum resolution, 100 dpi.


Enrollment prices and fees

The applicable price for sporadic students from other universities registered in UPC masters programs will be calculated according to the number of enrolled courses at each UPC school.

There will be applied prices from each master, and also the corresponding administrative fees (management of academic records fees).

The learning support fees will be paid in a single UPC school. Visiting students won’t have to pay for any surcharge by repeating courses, nor will be subject to other exemptions and discounts established by the Generalitat de Catalunya.

Academic regulations