Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

country rank  6
world rank  250

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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 large city of Madrid (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Madrid Community. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Pozuelo, Getafe, Alcobendas. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, España (Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport, Spain), Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational 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 47 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

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 (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
28040 Madrid Community
Spain
T +34 913366050
F +34 913366210
Other locations Pozuelo, Getafe, Alcobendas

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

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

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 3,000-3,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, España


Year of first Accreditation
26/03/1971


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)

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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Site last updated: Wednesday, 13 June 2018