Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

country rank  10
world rank  266

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University Overview

Established in 1971, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (Technical University of Madrid) is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Madrid (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Community of Madrid. This institution also has branch campuses in the following locations: Pozuelo, Getafe, Alcobendas. Officially recognized by the Ministerio de Universidades, España (Ministry of Universities of Spain), Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational Spanish higher education institution. Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 49 years old Spanish higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UPM also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name
Name Technical University of Madrid
Acronym UPM
Founded 1971
Motto Technica impendi nationi
Technology impulses nations

University Location

Address Calle Ramiro de Maeztu, 7
Madrid
28040 Community of Madrid
Spain
Tel +34 913366050
Fax +34 913366210
Other locations Pozuelo, Getafe, Alcobendas

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office



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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad Politécnica de Madrid's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Universidades, España


Year of first Accreditation

26/03/1971


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET


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Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
  • Open Education Consortium (OEC)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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