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Semester / Trimester

Business, International Studies & Communication Courses with Locals in English

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Fall 3 2017 (Aug 27, 2017 to Dec 21, 2017)
Catalog Code: IMDF3217

This program at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) offers a variety of lower and upper division courses in a variety of subjects, including business, economics, international studies, and journalism. Students have the unique opportunity to take these courses in English with local Spanish students, as well as with other international students.

Students may select courses taught in English from the following departments:

  • Business Administration (AACSB accredited)
  • Economics
  • Film, Television and Media Studies
  • Finance and Accounting (AACSB accredited)
  • International Studies
  • Journalism
  • Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Students with an advanced level of Spanish or higher (minimum 5 semesters of college-level Spanish) may also take liberal arts courses instructed in Spanish with international students.

All courses are instructed by faculty from the host university and are held with either local or international students. Students take class on the Getafe campus, located south-west of Madrid's city center.

Please note that a student visa is required for programs over 90 days. Please reference the Student Visa & Embassy page for more information. Applying for a visa could require out of state travel.

Prices & Dates

August 27, 2017 - December 21, 2017

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June 1, 2017 Extended to June 10, 2017

Application Due Date:

June 15, 2017

Final Forms & Payments Due:

Program in Progress

Admissions Status:

*prices and dates are subject to change


Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.00.

Minimum Admissions Prerequisites

To take any courses in Spanish in this program, students must have an Advanced level of Spanish or higher (minimum 5 semesters of college-level Spanish).

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