Universidad Alfonso X el Sabio is a highly respected institution of higher education, based in Madrid, Spain. What truly distinguishes this school is the fact that it is the only Spanish and European educational institution to have received the AENOR global quality certification, as per international regulation UNE-EN ISO 9001. Furthermore, Universidad Alfonso X el Sabio regards itself as a humanist university, basing its philosophy on freedom and independence. The school offers 40 official programs in its schools of Health and Science, Engineering, Social Studies, and Applied Languages.... See full description.
The Complutense University of Madrid is known to be one of the oldest universities in the world. Its origins go back to 1293, when it was established as Estudio de Escuelas Generales de Alcalá. Its Schools of Philosophy, Spanish Literature, History, Pharmacy, Optometry, Journalism, Psychology, and Sociology hold the top rankings in the country, while the university itself is recognized as the best public institution in Spain.
The campus of the university is located in the center of Madrid, and a distinguishable trait is that it is committed to specialization in five thematic clusters:... See full description.
The University of Alcalá is one of Spain’s oldest universities, founded in 1499. It has an international section, offering degrees in five areas of knowledge: Arts and Humanities, Law and Social Sciences, Sciences, Health Sciences, and Engineering and Architecture. The school receives about 30,000 students, two-thirds of whom are pursuing an undergraduate degree, while more than 9,500 students are enrolled for postgraduate training. The over 200 postgraduate degrees include research masters, taught masters, doctoral programs, and specially designed expert programs, all adapted to the... See full description.
The University of Deusto is a Spanish Jesuit university, which grounds were laid in 1886. The school’s two campuses are located in the Basque Country’s major coastal cities: Bilbao and San Sebastian (Spain). It offers a wide range of degrees in various areas of study; all of its new undergraduate degrees have been adapted to the Bologna process, and have already been approved by ANECA (Spanish National Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation). When it comes to graduate studies, the institution offers 64 degrees from 8 specialist areas, 33 of which are official master's degrees... See full description.
The University of Extremadura is a public Spanish university, located in Extremadura. It was established in 1973, and today has about 22,000 students enrolled. The University has campuses in Badajoz, Cáceres, Mérida and Plasencia – all cities with rich historical background. The UEx aims to continually attract international students, who wish to explore Spanish language and literature. It also strives to keep and strengthen the connections established with institutions from Latin America. The university is divided into 17 centers, within which various degree courses are grouped and... See full description.
The University of San Fernando de La Laguna, also known as the ULL is an institution of higher learning, which history dates back to 1701. The school is located in San Cristóbal de La Laguna, on the island of Tenerife, acting as the oldest university in the Canary Islands. It has four campuses: Central, Anchieta, Guajara, and Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
The university offers 56 official undergraduate and graduate degrees divided in 28 licenciaturas (this is a four or five year degree offered in Spanish universities); 16 diplomas – these are three-year degrees; a technical degree in... See full description.
The University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, is a Spanish university located in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, which is the capital city of Gran Canaria island. The school was established in 1989, as a result of a number of petitions from the people of Gran Canaria. It consists of five campuses: four in Gran Canaria (Tafira, Obelisco, San Cristóbal and Montaña Cardones), and one in the island of Lanzarote, with Tafira being the biggest one. The fields offered within the institution are mainly focused on technical and engineering studies like Civil Engineering, Architecture, and Software... See full description.
The University of Valladolid is over seven hundred years old, and is located in the city of Valladolid – one which has played an important role in the history of Spain. Currently the university is perceived to be one of the leading centers of higher education in the country, offering over 100 degrees, 50 master’s programs, 17 postgraduate ones, and an extensive network of international collaborations, research centers, and a rich architectural heritage.
The International Relations Office at the university is specifically aimed at helping foreign exchange students, providing extensive... See full description.
The European University of Madrid is a private university in Madrid, Spain, established in 1995. It currently has 12,500 students, who come from more than 60 countries. The large internationalization of the institution is due to that fact that it is a member of Laureate International Universities. Moreover, the school provides excellent opportunities for studying and work placements abroad. Students are also offered the option to gain dual degrees at universities worldwide, which is only one of the many advantages the institution has. The European university implements new bachelor’s... See full description.
The Miguel Hernández University is a Spanish University, founded in 1997 and located in the province of Alicante. The International Relations Office within the university was formed with the aim to support and promote the internationalization of the institution. The office’s main functions are to manage certain mobility programs for students, professors and administrative staff. These programs include LLP/Erasmus for students, professors and administrative staff – including study programs, placements, teaching activities, etc. UHM Destino program for students and professors – study... See full description.
The Universidad Politécnica de Madrid was founded in 1971 through the merger of different Technical Schools of Engineering and Architecture. The institution ranks as the top technical university in Spain with the majority of its Engineering Schools considered among the best in Europe. Furthermore, the UPM is part of the TIME network, which groups fifty engineering schools throughout Europe.
The university consists of the schools of Architecture, Naval Engineering, Mining Engineering, Civil Engineering, Forestry Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Agricultural Engineering,... See full description.
The Jaume I University is a university, operating in the city of Castellón de la Plana, Spain. The school was established in 1991, and it has gained the European Gold Seal of Excellence 500+ for the quality management they carry out in all spheres of activity. Universitat Jaume I is known to be a pioneer in the use of the new information technologies, as it was the first academic institution in Spain to become part of the World Wide Web. Most importantly, it developed a browser, which actually became one of the most commonly used browsers in Spain. Furthermore, Universitat Jaume I is the... See full description.
The Open University of Catalunya is a private online university, founded in 1994, which prides itself with the flexibility and personalized approach it offers to students. The institution provides undergraduate degree programs in fields like business, law, psychology, and computer science, as well as a PhD in Information Society and Knowledge.
The school collaborates closely with various institutions and research centers world-wide, putting serious emphasis on its social engagement. It also signs partnership agreements with companies with the purpose to promote an ‘enterprising... See full description.
Ramon Llull University is a non-profit private university, which was established in 1990 with the aim to promote personal as well as professional growth. The school is situated in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, and is formed by 7 faculties, and the following schools and colleges: ESADE (Escuela Superior de Administración y Dirección de Empresas); La Salle Engineering and Architecture; Blanquerna Foundation; Philosophy Faculty (including philosophy and humanities); Pere Tarrés University School of Social Studies; Ebro Observatory Research Institute; University Institute of Mental Health;... See full description.