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Exemptions 2016-17

Exemptions

Applicants of a grant
Distinction or special prize of high school
Victims of terrorism
Students with disabilities (minimum 33%)
Victims of gender violence
Large family of general class or Large family of special class
Applicants of a grant
Students who have been scholars in 2015-16

You have to provide the credential of grant of last year (high school or advanced vocational training) or economic accreditation of AGAUR on the day of registration.

  • Grants awarded outside Catalonia: students must submit the general grant credential if they are to be able to register without having to advance the cost of the credits.
  • Grants awarded in Catalonia: students do not need to submit the grant credential to be able to register without paying the cost of the credits.

In all cases, students must meet the academic requirements specified in the grant conditions.

Stduents who have not been scholars in 2015-16 You have to provide the economic accreditation from AGAUR.
Benefits:

There is a provisional discount in all the registered credits by first time. You have to pay the whole amount of registration management and transcript costs, specific teaching servicies and scholar insurance.
 

Notes:
Although the student registers as conditional scholar, it must request the general grant and/or the equity grant.
Check the scholarship call of Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports andf the information about grants and aids for university students on the AGAUR's web.

The period to to get the accreditation is over 10 days so it is advisable to apply it so that it opens the call.

Should take into account that the request of economic application is not the application of the grant and the getting the accreditation of fulfilling the economic requirements does not guarantee obtaining the condition of scholar from the Ministry.

In all cases, students must meet the academic requirements specified in the grant conditions.

Distinction or special prize for upper secondary education qualifications and an average final grade of 9 or above
Accreditation: This status is accredited with original and photocopies of qualifications or documentation of this condition.
Benefits:

Students are exempt from paying 100% of the public price of all credits registering in first registration.

Have to pay the whole amount of registration management and transcript costs, specific teaching servicies and scholar insurance.

Notes:

This discount is only for the first time you access at university.

The accreditation must be submitted at the time of registration.

Victims of terrorism
Accreditation:

Accredited by submitting the relevant administrative decision.

Benefits:

Students are entitled to full exemption of fees established by the Decree Prices.

In the case of the spouse and children, must also provide the family book.

Notes:

The conditions for entitlement to exemption of fees must be fulfilled at beginning of the academic year (September 5th, 2016).

This exemption is also applied, when providing the accreditation:

  • Academic certifications
  • Academic transcript study for validation/adaptation/transfer
  • Transfer of transcript
  • Issuance of academic qualifications
  • Gestió d'expedient acadèmic
Students with disability, minimum of 33% 
Accreditation:
  • For bachelor's degree students, the accrediting documentation only needs to be presented for this purpose if it was issued outside Catalonia. Students whose certificates were issued within Catalonia only need to present this documentation if they are individually required to do so. Master's degree students must always present accrediting documentation for this purpose.
  • Must submit a certificate issued or validated by the Catalan Institute of Assistance and Social Services (ICASS) or equivalent body in other regions, attesting to a minimum disability of 33%. Document has to inform the degree and the due date or specify if it is permanent.
  • It can also be accredited with proving the disability card issued by the Department of Social Welfare and Family with DNI or NIE.
  • It can also be accredited with the resolution of the National Institute of Social Security (INSS) which recognizes the status of permanent total disability pensioner, absolute or severe disability or resolution of the Ministry of Finance or the Ministry of Defence where was recognized a pension for permanent disability for service.
Benefits: Students are entitled to full exemption of fees established by the Decree Prices.
Notes:

The conditions for entitlement to exemption of fees must be fulfilled at beginning of the academic year (September 5th, 2016).

This exemption is also applied, when providing the accreditation:

  • Academic certifications
  • Academic transcript study for validation/adaptation/transfer
  • Transfer of transcript
  • Issuance of academic qualifications
  • Gestió d'expedient acadèmic
 Victims of gender violence
Accreditation:

Accredited by submitting one of these documents:

  • A copy of the protection order in favor of the victim, when in force.
  • A copy of the conviction of events that caused the protection order.
  • Exceptionally, report of the Public Prosecutor indicating the existence of evidence of a crime of gender violence, until it issued the order of protection.
Benefits: Students are entitled to full exemption of fees established by the Decree Prices.
Notes:

The conditions for entitlement to exemption of fees must be fulfilled at beginning of the academic year (September 5th, 2016).

Applied to women who are victims of gender violence and their dependent children.

In the case of dependent children, must also provide the family book.

This exemption is also applied, when providing the accreditation:

  • Academic certifications
  • Academic transcript study for validation/adaptation/transfer
  • Transfer of transcript
  • Issuance of academic qualifications
  • Gestió d'expedient acadèmic
Large family of general class or Large family of special class
Accreditation:

For bachelor's degree students, the accrediting documentation only needs to be presented for this purpose if it was issued outside Catalonia. Students whose certificates were issued within Catalonia only need to present this documentation if they are individually required to do so. Master's degree students must always present accrediting documentation for this purpose.

Spanish students: original and photocopy of large family certificate.

Andorran students: reprt issued by Ministry of Welfare of Andorran government.

Other foreign students: large family certificate issued by Social Welfare Department.                                                                                                                                      

Benefits: The large family of general class card entitles a discount of 50% of credits cost and of registration management (it does not include th specific teaching servicies and the scholar insurances)

The large family of special class card entitles to free credits cost and registration  and transcript mangement (it does not include th specific teaching servicies and the scholar insurances).

Notes:

If the card is expired you must provide a certificate issued by the Department of Social Welfare and Family Affairs, or equivalent body, showing that it is in the process of renewal and before December 31th, 2016, must be submitted the renewed certificate and valid beginning of academic year (September 5th, 2016), as required by regulations.

If at the time of registration the large family certificate was pending, it will be conditionally applied the exemption, provided that the student provide an affidavit of the category that has been requested and the application submitted.

If before December 31th 2016, the student does not provide the large family card and certifies that fulfills the conditions at the beginning of academic year (September, 5th 2016) benefits granted  will be cancelled and must be paid the amount exempt.