Feb 10, 2019

UNED Extension & Summer School

  • Crimson Education
  • Spain
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Spain's National University for Distance Learning, UNED, offers online courses both during the summer and throughout the year.

These often include a presidential component for students living near the UNED branch(es) where the course's teaching staff is located.

Because of its comprehensive, lenient admissions requirements, UNED offers the simplest path for a secondary school student Spain to become acquainted with the modes and methods of tertiary education.

Over 100 courses are on offer during any given session, a great majority of them in the Humanities.

Enrollment in a pertinent course will demonstrate a student's passion and commitment, as well as advanced academic standing or intellectual capabilities.

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Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range




Participation Cost


Registration fees typically in EUR 100-130 range

Minimum Technical Skill Needed


No specific experience required, although discretion around course choice is advised.

Time Commitment


Summer courses typically consist of 20 teaching hours over 2/3 days.

Application Deadline


Application Process Includes

Simple online registration form; specific courses have supplemental requirements