Complementary insurance

Complementary insurance (courses and practical training in Spain):
The complementary insurance is a new service offered by the university every academic year and consists of an accident and travel insurance policy for all of UAB students. If you would like have it you should purchase complementary insurance at the time of registration. The coverage period is the entire academic year when you've purchased the insurance (check the certificate). 72 hours after purchase, you will not be able to cancel it.

Coverage:

The coverage period is the entire academic year when you've purchased the insurance (check the certificate). This insurance gives you worldwide coverage, 24 hours a day, in your student or everyday life, including your holidays and in or out of the university campus.

  • Liability:
    Complementary insurance covers worldwide liability while you're carrying out the academic activity linked to you qualification (up to 250.000 €). Including private liability of the policy holder up to 250.000 € per accident and year. 
     
  • Accident and travel insurance abroad (outside Spain):
    The coverage period is the entire academic year when you've purchased the insurance. This insurance gives you worldwide coverage, 24 hours a day, in your student or everyday life, including your holidays and in or out of the university campus.

    It also covers, in the event of an accident:
    - Death (23.000 €).
    - Total permanent disability (41.000 €).
    - Medical expenses in partner health centers (with unlimited coverage and up to 365 days).
    - Medical expenses in other health centers (up to 5.000 € and up to 365 days).

    Travel insurance covers you when abroad (outside Spain) and not in Spanish territory, and the foreign students (not Spanish) are not covered in their countries of origin. This insurance covers medical expenses (up to 5.000 €), arrangements to return to primary residence, emergency arrangements for a bedside visit by a family member (return tickets and up to 50 € per day for expenses up to 3 days). Check the details and the accident management protocole.

    In the event of death of the insured person, this insurance covers the visit of a family member (return tickets and up to 50 € per day for expenses up to 3 days), luggage delivery up to 600 € and repatriation of remains with a companion (check the details).

    The accident report needs to be signed by the insured person, and it also needs to be signed and sealed by his/her academic management office or by Ómnibus.
  • Price: 5.09 €.


Complementary mobility insurance (courses and practical training in foreign countries):
If you are thinking of taking part in an exchange programme during the academic year, you have to purchase complementary mobility insurance, which is a travel assistance insurance that will cover your medical expenses in the event of illness or accident. The coverage period is the entire academic year when you've purchased the insurance (check the certificate). 72 hours after purchase, you will not be able to cancel it.

Coverage:

  • Liability:
    Complementary insurance covers worldwide liability while you're carrying out the academic activity linked to you qualification (up to 250.000 €). Including private liability of the policy holder up to 250.000 € per accident and year.
     
  • Accident and travel insurance abroad (outside Spain):
    The coverage period is the entire academic year when you've purchased the insurance. This insurance gives you European coverage, 24 hours a day, in your student or everyday life, including your holidays and in or out of the university campus.

    It also covers, in the event of an accident:
    - Death (23.000 €).
    - Total permanent disability (41.000 €).
    - Medical expenses in partner health centers (with unlimited coverage).
    - Medical expenses in other health centers (up to 5.000 €).

    Travel insurance covers you when abroad (outside Spain) and not in Spanish territory, and the foreign students (not Spanish) are not covered in their countries of origin. This insurance covers medical expenses (up to 5.000 €), arrangements to return to primary residence, emergency arrangements for a bedside visit by a family member (return tickets and up to 50 € per day for expenses up to 3 days). Check the details.

    In the event of death of the insured person, this insurance covers the visit of a family member (return tickets and up to 50 € per day for expenses up to 3 days), luggage delivery up to 600 € and repatriation of with a companion (check the details).

    The accident report needs to be signed by the insured person, and it also needs to be signed and sealed by his/her academic management office or by Ómnibus.
     
  • Price: 9.72 €.

Policy extension until December 31
If you enrol in your last university year and you plan to take practical training or stay outside our university after the academic year has ended, you will need to purchase this extension modifying your last registration. This extension will be valid until December 31.
  • Price: 5,09 €
What to do in the event of an accident or illness?
You need to contact, as soon as possible, Zurich (for the complementary insurance) or Generali (for the mobility insurance). You will find the telephone numbers in the certificate:

Zurich (complementary insurance):
For the purpose of being able to manage any matter related to the protocol of the insurer Zurich, you have at your disposal the following numbers:

Office hours (8 to 17 hours)
  • In the event of an accident in Spain:
    • Phone: 902 194 588
  • In the event of an accident or illness abroad:
    • Phone (calling from Spain): 902 194 588
    • Phone (calling from abroad): +34 93 267 10 55
Zurich (complementary insurance):
  • In the event of an accident in Spain:
    • Phones: 902 333 433 / 902 302 928
  • In the event of an accident or illness abroad:
    • Phone (calling from Spain): 902 15 85 85
    • Phone (calling from abroad): +34 91 514 99 00

If you need advice or help regarding your insurance management, please contact Ómnibus:

Ómnibus:

Related documents:

Zurich (complementary insurance):
Complementary insurance coverage in Spanish
Complementary insurance coverage in English
Complementary insurance accident statement
Accident management protocol

Generali (policy extension until 31/12/2017):
Mobility complementary insurance coverage
Mobility complementary insurance coverage in English
Mobility complementary insurance accident statement

Generali (mobility insurance):

Mobility complementary insurance coverage
Mobility complementary insurance accident statement