Other Important Info
This section is dedicated to some other important information that is needed for students attending Spanish language courses in Spain.
1. Insurance -If you are a European Citizen the Spanish Medical System accepts your countries health insurance card. But beware, these cards just cover the basics. It is recommended to buy traveling insurance before you go to Spain.
2. Job Hunting/ Opening a Business -If you plan to work in Spain, open a business, buy real estate, or a car you need to apply for a N.I.E. Card. Here you can download the forms. N.I.E. Info. If you are present in Spain it usually takes 10 business days. You must photocopy your first page of your passport if you are a European Union citizen. Any other citizen must photocopy all pages of their passport. There is a place in every major city to give in these papers.