At IE University, more than 75% of our student body comes from outside Spain, representing an average of 130 nationalities on campus each year. We take great pride in these numbers—and in the individuals behind them. Our students are natural go-getters with a global outlook and a dream of a better future. Regardless of their degrees or passions, they strive every day to unleash their innovative potential and reach their goals. Driving this shared vision are people from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. They are both united and entirely unique. These are our students. Discover their stories.
Stories of Bachelor in Communication and Digital Media (15)
María Paz, Costa RicaUndergraduate student
“I love IE University because I have met so many different people. I also enjoy the way the University teaches, because it is all very hands on.”
Brijesh, KuwaitUndergraduate student
“Even though I don’t know what my future is, IE University is helping me build that future, so that I become comfortable and passionate about my work.”
Soňa Mária, SlovakiaUndergraduate student
“There must be balance in the universe, and when anything bad happens, something good will always come.”
Gal , ColombiaUndergraduate student
"You only live once, so it’s up to each person to decide what to make of it. You have to take advantage of each new experience and every new piece of knowledge you learn because they make you who you are. Every day, you have to want to be the best version of yourself—learning and growing to go far."
Giulia , BrazilUndergraduate student
“With so many different backgrounds and experiences represented, you’re constantly surprised by the directions discussions take.”
Jasmína, Czech RepublicUndergraduate student
I’m very happy that work became a part of my life because it is something that I enjoy and I think it is something that is very important to achieve in your life.
Isabella, VenezuelaUndergraduate student
I always like to keep busy. I want to live my own life, and understand the world from different perspectives, and I am always open to new ideas and have a proactive attitude towards change.
Laura, SpainUndergraduate student
I am one of those people that can never sit still; I am fueled by my work until I get to a point when I can’t anymore, and sometimes I have to stop; but I believe there is time to do everything, it is just a question of prioritizing.
Jesús, SpainUndergraduate student
Living abroad has an unthinkable amount of advantages. Not only do you step out of your comfort zone, but you also meet amazing people along the way that will help shape your career.
Catharina, BrazilUndergraduate student
The highlight of this degree is that our professors do not only teach, they are also leaders in the workforce; they share their first-hand experiences with us, which in turn helps us become more successful.
Egor, RussiaUndergraduate student
Segovia is a wonderful place to photograph—you can capture a lot of wonderful images of its nature, streets, and monuments. In particular, I love the Alcázar. It’s a fairytale castle.
Martina, EcuadorUndergraduate student
Here at IE University, the program doesn’t just focus on audiovisual communication or journalism. On the contrary, you get to learn about a wide range of topics, from graphic design and global issues to the legal side of the media and entertainment industry.
Almustafa, IraqUndergraduate student
“It’s here that I’ve fulfilled my dream of playing on an official team in Spain, and I’ve also been able to study at one of the best universities in Europe.”
Giulia , BrazilUndergraduate student
“When you first meet people at IE University, you feel instantly at home. We all have the same kind of international background, we all love to travel, we have lived in so many places. It is a truly amazing community.”