Institution introduction text
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 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. Recently, the Carlos III International School was inaugurated, its goal being to boost international non-European exchange programs with the USA and Asia, among others.
The University 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. 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 nearly 90%.
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.