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Complutense University of Madrid UCM

Spain

336th US-News World Ranking

Complutense University of Madrid Background and History

The Roots of Complutense University goes back to the late 13th century. In the 16th and 17th century it gained prominence as the greatest centre of academic excellence. Leading men in science, arts and politics of that age studied and taught in the Complutense University. The university also created special colleges for students from foreign origin, such as Flemish or Irish. It was the first university to grant a doctorate to a female student.

The Complutense University of Madrid Programs, Courses and Schools

The Complutense University of Madrid is a famous institute established in Spain, and one of the oldest institute in the world. The university enrols a vast number of students, being the third largest European university by registration, and always ranked as one of the top universities in Spain. The Spanish newspaper El Mundo states that the university is widely treated as the most significant academic university in the country.

Complutense University of Madrid Campuses

It is located on a huge campus that takes the entirety of the Ciudad Universitaria city of Madrid, with buildings in Somosaguas in the nearby city of Pozuelo de Alarcón.

Complutense University of Madrid Notable Alumni

Notable alumni of the university include Albert Einstein – Doctor of Science degree Honoris Causa, Federico Mayor Zaragoza, pharmacist, Director-General of UNESCO from 1987 to 1999 and Antonia Ferrín Moreiras mathematician, professor, and the first Galician woman astronomer.

Complutense University of Madrid UCM Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

2
GPA
24
IB
55
Percentage
76%
Acceptance Rate

Deadlines

Requirements may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Complutense University of Madrid UCM Rankings

Global

336
US News
206
QS
201 -300
Shanghai
501 -600
Times Higher Education
283
GTU Rank

Regional

Spain
7
US News
2 -5
Shanghai
6
Times Higher Education

Regional

Europe
158
US News
197
Times Higher Education
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University Stats

University Stats
86200

Students

University Stats
74800

Undergraduates

University Stats
11400

Postgraduate

University Stats
10000

Faculty Strength

University Stats
8

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
76
%

Acceptance Rate

University Stats
2700

Tuition Fees

University Stats
12200

Living Cost

University Stats
390

Other Fees

University Stats
2

Avg. GPA

University Stats
24

Avg. IB

University Stats
55
%

Avg. Percentage

* All cost are in EUR

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