Berklee Valencia Welcomes 288 Students from 39 Countries | Berklee Valencia Campus

Berklee’s Valencia Campus Welcomes 288 Students from 39 Countries

On September 3, 2019, Berklee’s campus in Valencia, Spain, began its fall semester by welcoming 288 students from 39 countries, including the United States, Mexico, Argentina, Jordan, Lebanon, China, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, and Uganda, among others. The 2019–2020 student body comprises 150 graduate students, including five from Spain, and 138 undergraduate students who came to Valencia through the Berklee Study Abroad and First Year Abroad exchange programs.

This academic year, Berklee’s international campus will offer a wide array of free concerts through the series Un Lago de Conciertos and the Musaico Festival, both operating within the program of Música en Abierto con Berklee in collaboration with the City of Arts and Sciences. Berklee Valencia will also sponsor Concerts a la Fundació in conjunction with Fundación Bancaja, the innovative Discover-i concert series, and Synesthesia, a three-day concert series featuring both students and faculty. 

In January 2020, the campus will host the Global Career Summit, with visiting experts who will help students with their professional development and career paths through a series of panels, workshops, and individual mentoring sessions. In April, the campus will host the DIY Musician Conference Europe in collaboration with CD Baby, where attendees will have the opportunity to deeply engage and interact with brands and companies in the independent music industry.

With a unique curriculum, as well as an International Career Center, the Valencia campus offers Berklee’s first graduate programs in Music Production, Technology, and Innovation, Contemporary Performance (Production Concentration), Scoring for Film, Television, and Video Games, and Global Entertainment and Music Business. More than $1.4 million in scholarships has been awarded to graduate students for this academic year.

Berklee Valencia is a pioneering place designed for globally minded students who want to pursue international careers in a variety of contemporary fields. Located in the iconic City of Arts and Sciences, the campus provides its students with the environment, facilities, and faculty expertise to help them develop their skills and succeed as future professionals and leaders in the music and entertainment industries.


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