Higher Education Institution

Institution’s original name

Escola d’Art i Superior de Disseny de les Illes Balears

Institution’s English name

Balearics School of Art & Design

Institution’s abbreviation


General website

PIC (Participant Identification Code)


Type of Organisation

Higher education institution (tertiary level)

Accreditation Type

Erasmus Charter for Higher Education (ERAPLUS-ECHE)

Accreditation Reference


Erasmus+ code


Head of institution

Maria F. Abando Olaran




Post code, city / Country

C/ Institut Balear 5

07012, Palma (Illes Balears), Spain


(+34) 971 29 00 00

Contact information for bilateral agreements


Maria de Pilar Rovira Serrano


Head of International Relations, Cooperation & Mobility Department


Contact information for incoming & outgoing Erasmus+ students


Maria de Pilar Rovira Serrano


Head of International Relations, Cooperation & Mobility Department


International Department website

Results of the Erasmus activities


Erasmus+ mobility programm basic information

Dates for academic year

1st September to 31st August

Deadlines for applications for incoming students

30th June (1st semester & full academic year)

23rd December (2nd semester)

Deadlines for applications for outgoing students

30th January (1st semester & 2nd semester)

Expected arrival dates for incoming students:

1st-30th September (1st semester & full academic year)

1st-15th February (2nd semester)

Expected exit dates for incoming students

15th February (1st semester)

30th June (2nd semester & full academic year)

Major holidays

12th October

1st November

6th December

8th December

Christmas holidays (15 days, 24th December to 6th June)

20th January

1st March

Easter holidays (April, 10 days)

1st May

Student's rights and responsibilities

Erasmus Charter for Higher Education 2014-2020


The EASDIB uses ECTS credits (60 ECTS for one year of full-time study & 30 ECTS for one semester’s full-time study) in design.

Check the Balearics Decree 43/2013 for courses catalogue and a short description.

Grading system

According to the article 5 of the Spanish Royal Decree 1614/2009, the article 11 of the Balearics Decree 43/2013, and the annex IV of the Spanish Royal Decree 197/2015, subjects are graded on a scale of 0 to 10 points, with one decimal, with the following qualitative equivalence:

• NP (no presentado) / Not show up (Incomplete): This is not “fail” or “pass” grade. It is given to students who have not completed a minimum number of activities required for a continuous evaluation and/or who have not taken the test; it is also given to students who have finished their mobility before the date of Finals in February/June).

• 0.0-4.9, Suspendido / Fail.

• 5.0-6.9, Aprovado / Pass.

• 7.0-8.9, Notable / Remarkable.

• 9.0-10.0, Sobresaliente / Outstanding.

• Up to 9.0, Matrícula de Honor (opcional) / Mention of Distinction (optional).

Programs/courses available (on demand)

Design (graphic, interiors, fashion, product)

Individual course units are available on the general web site:


Computer, PC, 2GB RAM memory (minimum), Window XP, 1GHz processor, 10.1 Inch Screen (minimum).

Digital SLR camera, reflex, AF point selection (automatic/manual), manual exposure control, manual mode and other shooting programmed modes.

Language of instruction

Catalan (B1) & Spanish (B1)

Language facilities

Depending on the availability of the teaching staff, the EASDIB will offer a Spanish language courses to incoming students (4 ECTS). This course must be referred in Learning Agreement as non-compulsory subject.

Other resources:

• Free tests to check your level of Spanish (;

• TV series Extr@ español (

• Free language education for the world,

• The language learning community on-line,


Balearic Islands basic information

Cost of living per month (minimum):

approx. 700 euros

Information for foreign citizens

No VISA requirements to stay in Spain for EU citizens. Please visit the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation website, (Spanish, English, French) > “Consular Services” > “Nationality and Visas for foreigners”.

Is accommodation offered?


Accomodation facilities

Borsa d'habitatges de la UIB (Universitat de les Illes Balears), > "habitacions" >"ofertes" (Catalan).

Anuncis “PalmaJove”, (Catalan).

Palma Habitada (Ajuntament de Palma), > “Palma habitada” > "4. Com accedir-hi"> (Catalan, Spanish).

Public transport

EMT Palma, (Catalan, Spanish, English, German).

EMT card (targeta ciutadana), > “lines, timetables, fares” > “citizen card” (Catalan, Spanish, English, German).

Municipal bike service (with the EMT card),  (Catalan, Spanish).

TIB Transports de les Illes Balears, (Catalan, Spanish), bus: 1, 2, 3, 46, 5, 7, 8, 15.

Ferrocarril de Sòller, (Spanish), bus: 1, 2, 3, 46, 5, 7, 8, 15.

Medical facilities

The European Health Insurance Card, (all European languages)

Targeta Sanitària Europea (The European Health Insurance Card), (Spanish)

Centres de Salut de Mallorca (Direcció General de Salut de la CAIB), (Spanish)

Centre de Salut “Valldargent”, carrer Valldargent 46 (07013 Palma), tel. 971738227

Centre de Salut “Son Pisà”, carrer Vicenç Joan Rosselló Ribas 65 (07011 Palma), tel. 971283566

Centre de Salut “S’Escorxador””, carrer Emperadriu Eugènia / cantonada carreteta Valldemossa (07010 Palma), tel. 971202113

Centre de Salut Escola Graduada, carrer Escola Graduada 3 (07002 Palma), tel. 971717047

Centre de Salut Santa Catalina, plaça Pau Casals s/n (07013 Palma), tel. 971450450

Sport facilities

Institut Municipal d’Esports, (Catalan, Spanish, English, German)

Cultural activities

Comunitat Autònoma de les Illes Balears, (Catalan, Spanish, English, German, French)

Consell de Mallorca, (Catalan, Spanish, English)

Ajuntament de Palma, (Catalan, Spanish, English)

Centre d'Informació "Palma Jove" (Ajuntament de Palma), (Catalan, Spanish)

Palma Cultura (Regidoria de Cultura, Joventut, Patrimoni i Política Lingüística, Ajuntament de Palma), (Catalan)

Oficina d'Emancipació Jove de les Illes Balears (Govern de les Illes Balears), (Catalan)

Casal Solleric, passeig del Born 27 (07012 Palma), (Catalan, Spanish, English, German), bus: 3, 46, 5, 7, 15, 17

CaixaForum Palma "Gran Hotel", plaça de Weyler 3 (07001 Palma), (Catalan, Spanish, English), bus: 3, 46, 5, 7, 15, 17

Museu de Mallorca, carrer Portella 5 (07001 Palma), (Catalan, Spanish), bus: 2

Museu Fundació Juan March de Palma de Mallorca, carrer Sant Miquel 11 (07002 Palma), (Catalan, Spanish), bus: 1, 2, 3, 46, 5, 7, 15, 17

"Es Baluard" Museo de Arte Moderno y Contemporáneo de Palma, plaça Porta de Santa Catalina s/n (07012 Palma), (Catalan, Spanish), bus: 1, 2, 3, 46, 5, 7

Fundació Pilar i Joan Miró a Mallorca, carrer Saridakis 29 (07015 Palma), (Catalan, Spanish, English), bus: 3

Teatre Principal, carrer Riera 2 (07003 Palma), (Catalan, Spanish), bus: 3, 46, 5, 7, 15, 17

Teatre Municipal Catalina Valls, passeig Mallorca s/n (07011 Palma), (Catalan, Spanish, English, German), bus: 1

Teatre Municipal Mar i Terra, carrer de Sant Magí 89 (07013 Palma), (Catalan, Spanish, English, German), bus: 1, 3, 5, 20

Teatre Municipal Xesc Forteza, plaça Miquel Maura 1 (07001 Palma), (Catalan, Spanish, English, German), bus: 1, 15

Trui Teatre, camí Son Rapinya 29 (07013 Palma), (Spanish), bus: 7

Teatre del Mar, carrer Llucmajor 90 (07007 Palma), (Catalan), bus: 15, 17

Auditorium de Palma de Mallorca, Passeig Marítim 18 (07018 Palma),, bus 1

Trui Teatre, Camí de son Rapinya 29 (07013 Palma),, bus 7

Erasmus Student Network Baleares

ESN Baleares,

Edificio Gaspar Melchor de Jovellanos, Delegación de Alumnos B (Campus UIB)

Tel.: (+34) 971 172 907