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Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Location: Getafe, just 20 minutes from the center of Madrid by train.
Website: Information for exchange students
Language of Instruction: English and Spanish
Fall term: September to January
Spring term: January to June
Re-sitting exams in June


Building with sky at UC3M
  • International Campus of Excellence
  • UC3M leads Spanish universities in attracting students with the best grades and in percentage of students with international mobility.
  • World University Rankings: QS and Times Higher Education (THE)
  • Courses offered in English, English/Spanish
  • Sport facilities


Area of study

  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Science
See course catalogue for full selection.

Exchange credit history

See the exchange credit history listing of courses that have been previously evaluated from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. Note that this is a guide only, and not a guarantee that your courses would be evaluated in the same way.


Housing information

Medical insurance, immigration & arrival

See information for incoming exchange students

How to apply

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