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University of the Balearic Islands

4.5 out of 5 (15 ratings / 11 reviews) Palma de Mallorca, Spain
The University of the Balearic Islands invites you to study and research in a privileged backdrop, where the peace, tranquillity and wellbeing of Mediterranean living come together in perfect harmony with a work-oriented environment designed to educate, generate knowledge and innovate, while always aspiring to excellence in research and quality.

Master's Programmes

Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)
Engineering & Technology (1)



The Balearic Islands are pure diversity. An archipelago in which each island has its own distinct character and features. Islands full of history, with a cultural and monumental heritage that embodies the footsteps and the testimony of all the cultures that have sailed into their harbours.

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University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
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Housing services

The UIB has a student hall of residence on campus. You can choose whether you want a single or shared room. In all cases, you will have a private bathroom, telephone, central heating, Internet connection and access to Campus Esport, the university sports facilities. You can choose between three different types of board: bed and breakfast, half board and full board.

Library services

There are libraries at the university campus and the University Headquarters in Menorca, and Eivissa and Formentera.

ICT services

There are computer rooms at the university campus in Sa Riera building (Palma), at the University Headquarters in Menorca and at the University Headquarters in Eivissa.

Medical services

  • Medical Centre and Emergencies
  • Pharmacy
  • Organic Market
  • Healthy Eating
  • Sexconsulta

Student Life

Campus life

The Campus is located in a rural setting between the Palma districts of Son Espanyol and Sa Garriga. Spanning a total area of almost 100 hectares, 52 of them will form part of a nature reserve in accordance to the soon-to-be instated Special Plan. Within this reserve is an Area of Special Interest (ANEI) along the north-western boundary which is known as the foothills of the Sierra de Tramuntana.

Student Reviews

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Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I had a great study time period, the schedules allowed me to do different activities during the day, I had very productive weeks, as a student you have a discount to use the pool and the gym. You can find several spots to study, read in peace. The teachers were fabulous, if you need some help or you did not understand something about the subject they were always present to...

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Spanish education system is different, if compare it to Slovak or German one. In UiB students have midterm exams and don`t have possibility to retake the exam! Palma is amazing place for living, studying and travelling! Don`t think too much, just come and get new experience. Sometimes it can be difficult for people who cannot speak Spanish. Anyway, Palma is amazing place...

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Not to be shy, to communicate with professors and classmates.

Palma de Mallorca, Spain

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