Academic Excellence Scholarship - Law

The grants cover from 20% to 80% of enrolment fees for each academic year of the bachelor’s degree programme. In this way, the cost is similar to the academic fees you pay in state or public universities.  


  • November: tests for the Academic Excellence Grant call.
  • January: tests for the Academic Excellence Grant call
  • April: tests for the Academic Excellence Grant call .

The final decision on the Academic Excellence Scholarship is solely the responsibility of the Scholarships Committee, which reserves the right to accept or reject any application.

For further information, please contact:

Head of Admissions for Law

Cristina Vallès 
Whatsapp +34651826142 
Tel.: 93 254 18 00 

Terms and conditions of the scholarship

There is a limited number of grants. To apply for this call, it is essential to meet the following requirements, which under no circumstances will guarantee the award of the grant: 

Academic requirements

  1. Have an average mark of 8 or higher from their first year of upper secondary education. 
  2. Pass UIC Barcelona's specific entrance exam for law students for our Grants for Academic Excellence.
  3. Provide marks from their first year of upper secondary school and from the completed semesters in their second year.
  4. A letter of motivation from the candidate in which they explain why they think they deserve the grant (marks, personal achievements, aptitudes, etc.).

Financial requirements

  • The candidate must provide evidence of their family’s income from 2022.

Procedure and timelines

  1. All documentation must be uploaded to the UIC Barcelona admissions portal. 
  2. Admission tests will be administered ’online.

Degree programmes eligible for the grant:

  • Law
  • ADE + Law
  • Law + Humanities (it doesn't include a grant for the second degree)

Grant renewal

To renew a Grant for Academic Excellence for the following academic year students will have to meet the academic requirements established by UIC Barcelona.

Additionally, students who obtain a Grant for Academic Excellence (BEA) will have to work for 15 hours per year, on tasks assigned to them by the department they are affiliated to. The hours can be concentrated into specific activities or can be distributed throughout the whole year according to each department’s needs.