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European University of Madrid
Madrid, Spain (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Academic Year,
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Restrictions: KSU applicants only
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Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2020-2021 04/01/2020 ** 09/03/2020 06/11/2021
NOTE: The start and end dates ARE NOT the official dates set by the program. They are estimated dates based on the previous year. Do not use these dates when planning flights.

** Refer to the brochure page below for official program dates.
Program Description:
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Program Term: Spring, Academic Year
Language Prerequisite: None; Intermediate Spanish highly recommended
Primary Instruction Language: English, Spanish
Eligibility: 2.5 GPA
Program Type: Exchange



Experience the vibrant Spanish language & culture in Madrid, Spain! Madrid is one of the liveliest European capitals, offering students numerous sporting, artistic, and cultural activities. At the European University of Madrid (Universidad Europea de Madrid), courses are offered in English in the fields of: Advertising, Broadcast Journalism, Business Management, Communications, Finance, International Relations, Journalism, Psychology, Sports Management, and Marketing. Courses are available in English and Spanish (but you must have an Intermediate level Spanish fluency to take courses in Spanish). Not all courses are offered in English. 


You can check out the course catalog for examples of the classes you may be able to take.  Updated course listings are made available after students have been accepted. Course syllabi are available online. Students are required to choose one "subject area" and all courses taken must belong to that chosen category. Students cannot enroll in courses from a different subject area or school. 

Transcripts are typically released 6-8 weeks after the end of the semester.

After requesting courses, students will receive their schedule in advance from the UEM International Office. Changes in course schedules can be made upon review after arrival. 


The university runs on a trimester system.
  • Students who want to go abroad during our Academic Year, would attend Trimesters one, two, and three, September - June.
  • Students who want to go abroad during our Spring semester, would attend Trimester two and three, January - June.
Official program dates will be provided by UEM. For more information, refer to the Academic Calendar


  • This program is open to students of all majors.
  • The minimum GPA requirement for this program is 2.5
  • Additionally, students must have taken classes at Kent State University for at least one semester before applying, i.e. students must have a Kent State GPA.
  • It is suggested that students have intermediate Spanish fluency and is required for any courses taken in Spanish.


UEM's campus is located outside of downtown Madrid. Students can choose to live in Madrid or closer to the university. UEM has two university dormitories - Villaviciosa de Odon and Leonardo Da Vinci residences. Other accommodation options suggested by UEM can be viewed through these agencies: 


Students pay Kent State University tuition (Resident or Non-Resident) for 12 credit hours. Housing and living costs will vary depending on the options students choose. Total estimated costs can be found in the Budget Sheet at the top of this page.

Financial aid and scholarships are applicable toward this program!

View a complete listing of available scholarships.


Molly Papay
Education Abroad Advisor | Office of Global Education | +1 (330) 672-3067

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