Bilbao is the Perfect Destination for Your University Adventure

Bilbao es el Destino Perfecto para Tu Aventura Universitaria

Are you in your final year of high school and looking for where to pursue your university studies and have an unforgettable experience? Bilbao, the heart of the Basque Country in Spain, stands out not only for its impressive architecture and green landscapes but also for its incredible university life. If you're seeking quality education, a welcoming environment, and a rich cultural experience, keep reading to discover why Bilbao could be your next destination.

Bilbao is home to some of Spain's most prestigious institutions, such as the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), the University of Deusto, and Mondragon Unibertsitatea. These universities offer programs in Arts and Humanities, Sciences, Health Sciences, Social and Legal Sciences, Engineering, Architecture, etc., all known for their commitment to research and innovation.

Life On and Off Campus

University campuses in Bilbao are at the heart of the city, allowing you to enjoy the convenience of urban life while studying. Imagine walking through the streets of Bilbao full of history on your way to class. Grabbing a coffee at one of the numerous cafés, or a drink at a bar, giving the city a cool and youthful atmosphere.

An International City

Internationalization is a priority for universities in Bilbao. Thanks to exchange programs, students from all over the world choose Bilbao as their second home. This creates a multicultural and diverse environment, both on campuses and in the city. This cultural mix enriches your educational experience and even makes language practice more fun :)

Culture and Leisure - The Perfect Combination

Bilbao is famous for the Guggenheim Museum, but it's not just that. The Old Town is full of pintxo bars and taverns where you can immerse yourself in Basque gastronomy while socializing with a beer. Additionally, Bilbao hosts numerous festivals and student events that allow you to experience local culture uniquely.

Vanguard Student Housing: Your Home in Bilbao

We understand that finding the perfect place to live is crucial for your university experience. That's why at Vanguard Student Housing, we offer you not only a place to sleep but a space to live, learn, and grow.

Our shared flats are designed with the modern student in mind, combining comfort, security, and a community of international and local students. We have a strategic location near the main universities and the heart of Bilbao. Vanguard is more than just a home; it's your gateway to an unforgettable university experience.

Basque Culture Awaits You

By choosing Bilbao as your university destination, you'll also have the opportunity to explore and immerse yourself in the rich Basque culture. Music, dance, festivals, and of course, exquisite gastronomy are integral parts of life in Bilbao. Participating in these traditions will not only enrich your stay but also provide you with a deeper and more meaningful perspective of the community around you.


Bilbao uniquely combines academic excellence with a rich cultural and social life, all within a welcoming and diverse community. If you're looking for a place where your education goes beyond the classroom, where you can grow personally and academically, Bilbao is the destination for you.

Ready to start your university adventure in Bilbao? Vanguard Student Housing is here to ensure your journey starts off on the right foot. Visit our website to explore your accommodation options and join the community of students who have chosen to make Bilbao their home. We look forward to welcoming you to this amazing city!