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Complutense Estudiantes
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Complutense Campus
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Complutense City
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SPAIN: UNIVERSITY COMPLUTENSE DE MADRID

Madrid, Spain

GENERAL INFORMATION

FULL NAME AND LOCATION OF UNIVERSITY

Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Madrid, Spain

NUMBER OF UTRECHT NETWORK SEMESTERS ACCEPTING DURING 2021/2022

20

MAIN UNIVERSITY WEBSITE

INTERNATIONAL OFFICE WEBSITE FOR INCOMING STUDENTS

CONTACT PERSON FOR INCOMING STUDENTS

Cristina Quintas

Oficina de Relaciones Internacionales – Edificio de Estudiante. Av. Complutense S/N 28040

 

Madrid Tel: +34 91 394 6923

Fax: +34 91 394 6924

E-mail: crisquin@ucm.es

CONTACT PERSON FOR OUTGOING STUDENTS

Same

APPLICATION WEBSITE

HOW DOES THE APPLICATION AND ADMISSIONS PROCESS DIFFER FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS?

No graduates accepted

 

ACADEMICS

 

AREAS OF STUDY OPEN TO UNDERGRADUATE EXCHANGE STUDENTS

UNDERGRADUATE AREAS TAUGHT IN ENGLISH

https://www.ucm.es/pid/grados-ymasteres Undergraduate studies that include courses taught in English: https://www.ucm.es/pid/grados-1

AREAS OF STUDY OPEN TO GRADUATE EXCHANGE STUDENTS

CAN GRADUATE STUDENTS TAKE UNDERGRADUATE LEVEL COURSES

No

CAN ADVANCED UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS TAKE GRADUATE LEVEL COURSES?

No

AREAS OF STUDY RESTRICTED TO PRIOR BILATERAL AGREEMENTS BETWEEN EXCHANGE DEPARTMENTS OR FACULTIES

https://www.ucm.es/oferta-academica

 

Fine Arts, Biological Science, Chemical Science, Commerce and Tourism, Law, Education, Computer Science and Engineering, Dentistry, Economics and Business Administration, Education, Geography and History, Geological Science, Language Studies Law Library Science Mathematical Science, Media and Communication Science, Medicine, Nursery, Physiotherapy and Podiatry, Optics and Optometry, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physical Science, Political Science, Political and Social Science, Psychology, Social Work, Statistical Studies, Veterinary Medicine

AREAS OF STUDY THAT ARE NOT OPEN TO EXCHANGE STUDENTS

Several ones, especially Medicine and Law

WEBSITE FOR COURSE OFFERINGS

Check on each Faculty: https://www.ucm.es/ofertaacademica

REQUIRED MINIMUM AND MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CREDITS AVAILABLE THROUGH THE EXCHANGE

No minimum required

ARE SUMMER COURSES AVAILABLE AS EXCHANGE (NON FEE-PAYING)? IF SO, WHAT IS THE WEBSITE?

No

DO STUDENTS REGISTER FOR COURSES IN ADVANCE OR UPON ARRIVAL?

Upon arrival.

COURSE REGISTRATION DEADLINE(S)

One month after arrival

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

An adequate knowledge of the Spanish Language is required, given that classes at UCM are mainly taught in Spanish. 

-B1 Level is required 

-B2 SIELE, DELE Certificates are only requested for: Geography and History, Communication Sciences, Journalism Faculty, Commerce and Tourism and Fine Arts

-For Philology studies please check specific requirements

https://www.ucm.es/english/languagerequirements

LANGUAGE TEST CERTIFICATE REQUIRED? IF SO, WHICH AND WHEN: BEFORE ADMISSION OR UPON ARRIVAL?

Yes, Before admission

PREPARATORY LANGUAGE COURSE FOR INCOMING STUDENTS? DATES AND COSTS?

Yes. Before admission: Free of charge

ARE THERE ANY SPECIAL ADVISING OR REGISTRATION CONCERNS THAT STUDENTS SHOULD BE AWARE OF? ARE SERVICES AVAILABLE TO ASSIST IN REGISTRATION OR COURSE SELECTION?

Contact the International Relations office as soon as possible

ADDITIONAL NOTES

None

DATES

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR EACH TERM

30 May for First Semester; 30 November for Second Semester

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Starts: first weeks of September

Ends: first week of July

EXAMINATION PERIOD

February or June, depending on the semester

IF THERE IS A BREAK BETWEEN THE ACADEMIC COURSE CALENDAR AND EXAMS, CAN ARRANGEMENTS BE MADE SO THE STUDENT MAY TAKE EXAMS EARLY?

No

ORIENTATION SESSION(S) FOR INCOMING STUDENTS. ARE THEY MANDATORY? DATES AND COSTS?

Welcome Sessions at the start of each semester (September and January)

 

Welcome Session course 20/21: https://www.ucm.es/english/welcomesession

ADDITIONAL NOTES

None

COSTS

 

TOTAL COST ESTIMATE PER MONTH (IN EURO)

(broken down below)

HOUSING

1260

MEALS

460

BOOKS/COURSE MATERIALS

390

LOCAL TRANSPORTATION

90

HEALTH INSURANCE

OTHER

IS COMPARABLE HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FROM ABROAD ALLOWED?

Yes

ADDITIONAL NOTES

None

HOUSING AND STUDENT LIFE

 

IS HOUSING ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE? IS IT GUARANTEED? HOW DO STUDENTS APPLY?

No

HOUSING OPTIONS

HOUSING WEBSITE AND CONTACT PERSON(S)

DO STUDENTS APPLY FOR HOUSING WITH THEIR UNIVERSITY APPLICATION OR IS IT SEPARATE? IS THERE A DEADLINE?

Separate, no deadline

WHAT KINDS OF HEALTH FACILITIES ARE AVAILABLE AT THE UNIVERSITY?

Yes (occasionally)

ARE INTERNSHIPS AVAILABLE?

No

ARE STUDENT JOBS AVAILABLE/ALLOWED?

No

ADDITIONAL NOTES

None

PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS

 

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