Incoming Students

Application and admission as Incoming Erasmus student at Esdir.

Application and admission academic year 2024-2025

In order to be accepted as incoming student at Esdir, there must be an exchange agreement between the sending and receiving institution.

Once you have been selected to participate in the Erasmus programme by your home institution, you should send the application form to Esdir together with your CV, portfolio of works and Transcript of records.

Applications for the first term or the whole year should be sent before May 31st. If your chosen period of stay is the second term, the deadline is November 15th.

All the documents will be sent to:

Within a couple of weeks, you will receive the confirmation of your acceptance/refusal as a student at Esdir. In case you are accepted, you will work with your institution and Esdir to generate your Learning Agreement with OLA before the academic year starts.

Please bear in mind that the number of applications we receive each year is increasing and the selection gets harder and harder. Therefore, we would recommend you to pay attention to all the documents and send the best portfolio you can so that the acceptance committee can get the best idea of the type of student you are.

Study plan

At Esdir the studies taught are degrees in Design (4-year plan) in 4 different fields: Fashion, Interior, Graphic and Product design, and 2 Master studies (1-year plan): Packaging for the food and wine industry and Footwear design and innovation). You can check further information about the study plan and a short description of the subjects at

Academic calendar

The academic year is divided into two terms. The first term goes from the beginning of September to the end of January and the second term goes from the end of January to the end of May. There is also a period of extraordinary exams in June.

Language competences

At Esdir, classes are taught in Spanish, therefore it is strongly recommended to know some Spanish basics before coming. Most of our teachers speak English and they will be able to help you in case of doubt or further explanation. For those of you who need further instruction in Spanish, Esdir offers the possibility to follow a free Spanish course upon arrival.


Those students in need of a visa should contact the sending and receiving institutions if they need support.

Health insurance

Students from European Union member states should also be holders of the European Health Insurance Card that is the document required if you need medical assistance during your stay. Otherwise, you should have a personal insurance that covers your stay.


Esdir unfortunately does not count with an accommodation service. However, once you are accepted as incoming student, you receive specific information that will help you to find a place to stay. The two common options for student’s accommodation in Logroño are halls of residence or a shared flat.

Buddy program

Esdir counts on a Buddy program. This program is intended to help exchange students to face social and academic activities at Esdir. Once accepted, each incoming student receives the contact of Esdir students willing to help you in such matters.


In need of further information, contact the international office:

Nuria Alfaro

+34 941240993


Incoming Students