This University is a private university located in Barcelona, Spain. It was established in 1973 but in 2003 he Parliament of Catalonia approved its conversion to Abat Oliba CEU University. In teaching this is the 1st university among the all universities. The University offers itineraries that allow scholars to pursue two degrees simultaneously. In 2012 the institution started an annual conferenced titled UAO CEU International Journalism Week, lasting an entire week (Monday to Friday), and hosting presentations by professionals and scholars of Journalism. In 1995 became known as the Centre for Higher Education Teaching Abat Oliva and are implanted university degree in law, management and business administration and the first economic cycle. In this they offer degree, Undergraduate degree, masters, graduate and professional programmes and PHD courses. In the private national Abat Oliva CEU University, took the 3rd place just behind the University of Navarra , who leads the research and teaching, and the Pontifical University of Comillas . It provides network memberships like European Association for International Education (EAIE).