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Erasmus Mundus Action 2

Requirements for incoming

According to Eramus Mundus Action 2 guidelines you must have sufficient knowledge of the language of the courses or of one of the languages currently spoken in the host country

Language requirements

To find out the language(s) of instruction for each degree please see the full list of courses in the Academic Offer sections.

You must prove your language competence. The University of Deusto prefers internationally recognized language tests.


Applicants intending to attend courses in English are advised to have at least a B2 English level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. A B2 level is equivalent to:

  • First Certificate in English (Cambridge)
  • a minimum TOEFL score 61 iBT (internet based), 173 CBT (computer based), 500 PBT (paper based)
  • IELTS 5.0


Applicants intending to attend programmes taught in Spanish are advised to have at least a B2 Spanish level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages or DELE (Diplomas de Español como Lengua Extranjera). To find out your approximate Spanish level you can do an online test.

All EMA2 students are offered the Intensive Spanish course (5 ECTS) and/or the Regular Spanish course (6 ECTS) by the University of Deusto free of charge at Deusto's International Spanish Center.
Special Sociolinguistic Adaptation Intensive courses are offered only to degree seekers.

Living at Deusto

  • At the Bilbao and San Sebastian campuses, you will find the facilities, resources and services you need for your studies and university life.

    You will enjoy the friendly atmosphere with study areas and the chance to “learn by doing”, without overlooking the social meeting points for more informal activities, green areas… 

International Relations Office

Bilbao CampusInternational Relations Avda. de las Universidades 2448007 BilbaoTel.: 34 94 413 92
San Sebastian Campus Deusto Business School International Relations Camino de Mundaiz 5020012 San SebastianTel.: 34 943 326
San Sebastian Campus Social and Human SciencesInternational Relations Camino de Mundaiz 5020012 San SebastiánTel.: 34 943 326