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Press release
Language.  Barcelona,  22/05/2014

The Institut Ramon Llull opens the competition for the selection of teachers of Catalan studies abroad

This Thursday, 22 May, marks the opening of the period for the submission of applications for the competition for the selection of teachers of Catalan studies at universities outside the Catalan language sphere.  In all there are 16 posts for universities in Germany, France, the USA, the UK, Spain, Mexico, Portugal and Israel, all on the IRL Catalan studies abroad network.


The candidates have to fill in the online form and add the information required in the conditions.

To opt for any of those posts candidates must meet the following requirements, among others: to hold a degree or doctorate in the sphere of the arts and humanities, preferable in Catalan philology, or to provide proof of an application for the issue of the relevant qualification; to hold the Higher Level Certificate in Catalan or equivalent and accredit knowledge of the official language of the country of destination (requirement applicable if the official language of the country is English, French, German or Italian).

Further information

Applications can be submitted between 22 May and 5 June, inclusive

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The Institut Ramon Llull is a consortium that comprises the Generalitat (Government of Catalonia), Balearic Islands Government and the Barcelona City Council, and its mission is the promotion of Catalan language and culture abroad.
Generalitat de Catalunya Govern de les Illes Balears Ajuntament de Barcelona
The IRL forms part of the Fundació Ramon Llull, which was established by the Government of Andorra, the Ramon Llull Institute, General Council of the Eastern Pyrenees, the city of Alghero, Balearic Islands Towns and Entities Network and the group of Valencian Cities, and has its central offices in Andorra.
Fundació Ramon Llull