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Complutense University of Madrid

Ciudad Universitaria Madrid View map
#233
Public
Very High
72,654
4,647
9,697

Overview

was founded in 1293 and has grown to become the biggest university in Spain, with over 200 degrees instructed in Spanish or English at undergraduate and postgraduate level, across all subject areas.

Based in the heart of the Spanish capital, UCM benefits from , lower living costs for students and an incredible arts scene and nightlife. Madrid, which came in joint 31st place in the QS Best Student Cities 2017, is generally considered to be very safe with lower levels of pollution than other European capitals.

UCM has a very diverse student body, with 80 nationalities represented on campus, thanks in part to agreements with universities abroad and the Erasmus scheme. To cater to its international community, UCM’s provides information on a number of topics such as the admissions procedure, securing accommodation or even working in Spain. International students also have access to free Spanish lessons at the Centro Complutense de Español.

 UCM offers a wide range of , including a virtual campus, an office of disability services, on-campus housing, an accommodation office, a career team, school insurance, free lessons in 30 languages, access to outstanding sport facilities and student activities such as theater groups, student associations, cultural events and competitions.


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University Highlights

Total students - 72,654

17%
83%

International students - 9,697

71%
29%

Total faculty staff - 4,647

67
4580

Total students - 72,654

17%
83%

International students - 9,697

71%
29%

Total faculty staff - 4,647

4580
67

Undergraduate Program

2,000 - 4,000
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