Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Charles III University of Madrid (Spanish: Universidad Carlos III de Madrid) (UC3M) is a public university in the Community of Madrid, Spain. UC3M is an institution with a distinctly international profile. It offers a broad range of master’s and bachelor’s degree programs in English and nearly 20% of the student body is made up of international students. It is the first university in Spain and the third in Europe in the number of its students participating in the Erasmus student exchange programs.

The university has a strong reputation in business subjects, in particular economics, which is regularly ranked among the top 50 institutions worldwide. It is known for its high academic demand to degree students. It also holds the highest admission grade requirement in Madrid for several degree programs such as Business, Law, Political Science, Economics, International Studies, Accounting, Journalism or Biomedical Engineering. It also ranks among the world’s top 150 universities in employability according to the 2016 QS World University Rankings.

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid offers programs in Economics and Business, Engineering, Law, Communication, Social Sciences and Humanities. Several of the bachelor degrees in Engineering have been awarded the EUR-ACE quality certificate.

More than half of the degree courses offered can be taken either fully in English, or with option in English or with a bilingual option.

UC3M students are able to carry out internships through collaborative  agreements the University has signed with different companies and organizations. Furthermore, this institution has distinguished itself through the high job placement rate of its graduates, which, according to the latest study on career placement, is nearly 91.4%.

Students have access to a wide array of cultural and sport activities, as well as several sports centers. The University also provides first-rate student housing.

Programs available

Undergraduate – Faculties/Departments and Programs

UC3M was pioneer in offering English groups in the most requested degrees, aware of the importance of knowledge of other languages for college graduates. With a constant increase in demand, today we offer the opportunity to study entirely in English eight degrees, and 16 more bilingually.

The possibility of studying in English is an important incentive for your future. it can be a differentiating feature when looking for work in Spain and will also allow you to develop your professional future abroad.

In groups in English, all work (classes, drills, exercises, tests, etc.) are conducted in English.


Social Science and Law

Masters in English and with a bilingual option

Study a graduate degree in English or in bilingual mode at one of Spain’s most prestigious universities, while enjoying at the same time life in the vibrant city of Madrid.  UC3M’s internationally-trained faculty together with its close collaboration with companies and leading professionals from different sectors combine to provide an outstanding graduate education in English.