Why ESDi?

Learn more about ESDi with our university in numbers.


years' experience

We were the first university in Spain to offer the Official Undergraduate Degree in Design. Generations of nationally and internationally renowned designers began their creative careers here.


hectares of facilities

We support design and innovation through the application of the latest technologies. ESDi's facilities encompass both digital technology and traditional craftsmanship.


primary energy is solar

We encourage our students to take action to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, and also to cooperate with national and international institutions to promote pressing sustainability issues.


design programmes
to suit everyone

We are the only Spanish university offering a Double Degree in Design and Smart Design in all disciplines (Graphic, Product, Fashion, Audiovisual, Interior Design and Design Management).


international first-year students

More than 25 nationalities on campus:
Top 5 nationalities on campus: Italy, Bulgaria, Colombia, Nicaragua and Palestine.


students find a job one year after graduation

Our community will benefit from working with the design industry and can enhance their learning with a full programme of lectures, workshops, exhibitions and events.


international teachers


undergraduate degree students


international agreements with renowned universities

Best mentors

ESDi’s academics are top-notch and its teachers are among the best in their respective fields. ESDi’s academic programmes are taught by researchers and active professionals of distinguished careers in the field of design.

We care about your well-being

To complement your academic experience, you will be assigned a student advisor who will provide guidance and support throughout your experience at ESDi. Your advisor is is here to support you during the first months of your studies in ESDi, facilitating your personal and academic situation, at a bureaucratic and institutional level.

Our location

Sabadell is a nice city with more than 200K inhabitants located in the periphery of Barcelona city centre, which is the most international city of Spain with the capital, Madrid.

The ESDi campus is one of the most important buildings in Sabadell because it represents the origins of the textile industry in the region in the 19th century.

You will love studying at our Eco-Smart Campus in Sabadell and enjoy the vast underground culture of Barcelona and its surroundings.