Universidad Rey Juan Carlos

country rank  32
world rank  964

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University Overview

Founded in 1996, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (University King Juan Carlos) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Móstoles (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Madrid Community. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Alcorcón, Fuenlabrada, Vicálvaro, Manuel Becerra. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, España (Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport, Spain), Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (URJC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (URJC) 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 21 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Spanish higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University King Juan Carlos
Acronym URJC
Founded 1996
Motto Non nova, sed nove
Not new things, but in a new way

University Location

Address Calle Tulipán, s/n
Móstoles (population range: 50,000-249,999)
28933 Madrid Community
T +34 916655060
F +34 916647120
Other locations Alcorcón, Fuenlabrada, Vicálvaro, Manuel Becerra

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Calle Tulipán sin número
Mostoles 28933
+34 916655060

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 2,000-2,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad Rey Juan Carlos's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


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

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Agencia Nacional de Evaluación de la Calidad y Acreditación (ANECA)


  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 21 March 2018