Carlos III University of Madrid

801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2021
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2020
47 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
C/ Madrid, 126 - Getafe, Madrid, 28903, Spain

About Carlos III University of Madrid

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid  is an innovative research university with a distinctly international profile. It offers a broad range of master’s and bachelor’s degree programs in English and 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 Carlos III International School goal being to boost international non-European exchange programs with the USA and Asia, among others. 

Due to the current health crisis, a series of measures and protocols have been put into place by UC3M to guarantee the safety of the University Community. These measures can be found on this page.

The University offers programs in Economics and Business, Engineering, Law, Communication, Social Sciences and Humanities. Our bachelor degrees in Engineering have been awarded the EUR-ACE quality certificate. Furthermore, it is firmly committed to digital learning, forming part of the prestigious educational platforms edX, Miridiada X and Opencourseware.

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 93.4%.

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

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Key statistics

  • 11.0
    No. of students per staff
  • 16%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 44 : 56
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 17,652
    Number of FTE Students
Based on data collected for the (1) 2021 World University Rankings