About Us


Castelldefels School of Social Sciences (CSSS) is an educational institution driven by the mission of its founders to bring quality European education to those who are seeking it wherever they may come from.


CSSS aspires to be the leading academic institution in Europe and among the best in the world.  Our vision is to be globally recognized for producing graduates who are catalyst of positive change, produce impactful research and contribute to the advancement of the society.


CSSS’ mission is to guide and mentor students. Our academic infrastructure and industry exposure programs are designed to prepare students to confidently and competently take on the globalized working environment.

Core Values

Academic Excellence

As reflected in our course offerings, professional and academic qualifications of our faculty and staff, quality of our graduates and research output.


Valuing Uniqueness

We celebrate individuality and respect diversity. We encouraged multiplicity of ideas that enriches discussions and aid in making sound and informed decision.


Welcome Inclusivity

As a community of people from diverse background, we all make the work by practicing mindful mutual respect. Our culture reflects the WE, rather than US and THEM.


Community Engagement

We act as social actors and agents of change.  We participate in public forums and academic discussions. We actively participate in activities that would better the lives of people around us.

Academic News

Upcoming events at CSSS

At CSSS, we continuously offer various activities to support our students in their professional growth! Stay tuned for the following

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Prof. Susana Jimenez at CSSS


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5 possible steps to choose wisely a professional career

One of the most important decisions of life is to study a professional career, so before making this decision you

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Video message from Jignesh Karia, Director of Trna India


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Dr Martin Dahl from Lazarski University in Poland visits our CSSS campus located in the heart of Barcelona

Dr Martin Dahl, Deputy Dean for Didactics and International Cooperation at the Faculty of Economics and Management at Lazarski University

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Dr. D. K. Saraswat

The Executive Director of Academic Communications of CSSS send a message about our Business Programs

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