Spanish School in Barcelona
The don Quijote school in Barcelona is situated in the heart of the central, vibrant L’Eixample neighborhood that is only 10 minutes walk from both the Plaza de Catalunya and Plaza de Espana. The schools has both a premium location in one of Spain’s most impressive cities, as well as extremely high quality facilities making it the perfect place for a language learning experience.
don Quijote in an educational leader in Spanish study abroad programs
Why choose dQ Barcelona
Emergency phone line available 24/7 Cultural orientation of new surroundings Professional guidance mentor Present throughout daytime hours One of Europe’s finest cities. Experience an authentic Spanish lifestyle.
Live the Spanish experience
Every dQ student has access to a wealth of library resources that include study guides, DVDs, CDs and reference books. Rapid Internet connectivity as well as computer labs are available in the Barcelona Language School.
Official Credits and Certificate
Oral and written tests are conducted on the first day of school to ensure that the student is placed in the appropriate class level that matches their ability. A certificate of completion is awarded at the end of the course.
27 years of teaching experience
don Quijote has over 27 years of Spanish teaching experience by certified instructors that is now offered across two continents, in 11 distinguished countries in 35 language schools.
don Quijote is acredited by:
Barcelona Spanish School
The Spanish school in Barcelona is a spacious, modern edifice that boasts 55 separate classrooms spread generously over 2600 square meters and 3 floors. There are also sizeable common areas, both inside and out, including a private guardian and an indoor patio. The language center is directly accessible from 8 separate public bus routes and the metro station is just 5 minutes away. It is easy to explore the amazing city of Barcelona and travel to the dQ language school.
Barcelona is a city brimming with culture, activity and history. There are a multitude of activities and things to do that cater for almost any personal taste. Whether it is viewing the fascinating architecture, such as Gaudi’s world famous “La Sagrada Familia”, exploring the number of interesting museums, shopping, or relaxing on the beach, the Catalan capital city has no end of options for people wanting to take full advantage of their time spent there.
The modern language school with such high quality teaching and facilities, combined with the endless possibilities outside of the classroom, make dQ Barcelona a perfect choice to study Spanish abroad.
Choose the perfect course
don Quijote offers more than 25 distinct courses with great flexibility concerning start dates. Study for as short a period as one week or stay as long as you want. Regardless of your specific goals or age, we have the best program for you, and if we don’t, we can devise one for you.
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Most Popular Courses in Barcelona
Our Spanish Teachers
At don Quijote we understand that your time spent abroad is not only about classes, and school, but more importantly about the community you will interact with and meet on a daily basis. From your very first day, you will be directly in contact with our Barcelona teaching faculty, who will not only give you a friendly welcome, but also offer you years of teaching experience and advice throughout your time spent abroad.
School Director - dQ Barcelona
I have been working as the School Director at the don Quijote school Barcelona for 22 years. During this time I have tried to ensure, along with my team of teachers, that all the students who have visited our school have fulfilled their expectations and achieved their objectives. We believe in work being done well and to a high standard, and we think that the student is the focal point of our profession and strive to help them learn our language and culture.
José Luis Melón Martínez
Teacher at dQ Barcelona
After almost twenty years working as a teacher at dons Quijote Barcelona, what stands out is having been in contact with so many people of different ages, countries and cultures. For the majority of this period, I led the cultural tours and excursions where I showed them the best of our history, art and culture. All of this has been a positive and mutally enriching experience and has given me a broader and more realistic view of the world that’s around us.
Teacher at dQ Barcelona
The best thing about don Quijote is the students. After many years working as a teacher at the school, I have had the good fortune of meeting many people from all over the world and every one of them had something special. In every group, in addition to teaching and learning Spanish, we share personal experiences, different perspectives, different cultures and all kinds of stories that make every class into an unforgettable experience that I would recommend to everyone.
Ana T. Herrero
Teacher at dQ Barcelona
My name is Ana T Herrero, and I have been working at don Quijote Barcelona for 16 years. Nothing is more rewarding than the multiple acknowledgements that we have received and that we receive from our students, I can say this with confidence as I have seen many of them return to the school after their first experience. Getting students to fulfill their expectations is the ultimate goal I have always had as a teacher.
The don Quijote student community comprises of people from all over the world who spend a very significant part of their lives with us. This section of our website is devoted to saying thanks to them and allowing you to read about their personal experiences.
Barcelona 3 Weeks
Studying at the don Quijote language school in Barcelona was one of the highlights of my life. The school staff are incredibly friendly and professional and feel like your best friends. I learned more in one week at don Quijote’s school than I learned in a month at my University
Barcelona 5 weeks
I loved the don Quijote school! Having two different high quality Spanish teachers, combined with regular practice of the language, greatly improved all aspects of my Spanish language ability. If you want to have an amazing time and learn a lot, I would thoroughly recommend don Quijote!