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Program Type: Exchange Area of Study: Business, Computer Science, Criminology, Economics, Education, Engineering, Finance, Global Business, History, Human Resource Management, International Relations, Literature, Marketing, Philosophy, Political Science, Pre-Law, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish, Supply Chain Management
Instruction Language: English, Spanish
Program Description:
Click "Apply for Exchange" to complete an exchange nomination application, which will be reviewed on a competitive basis after the deadline.  Within the application, you will be able to indicate your interest in up to three exchange programs.
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Program Overview New Program Overview
Founded in 1890, the University combines a long history of experience in education, characterized by academic excellence and a humanistic tradition in teaching, with a constant desire for modernization, stimulated by constant social change.  

Open to new social and cultural challenges, Comillas provides an educational offering whose strong points include academic rigor, individualized attention for all students, and a high degree of social awareness and commitment.
Located in the political, financial and cultural heart of Madrid, it offers students a marvelous opportunity for personal, professional and social development.
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About City  About Madrid
Madrid, the capital of Spain, is a cosmopolitan city with more than four million inhabitants.The cultural, leisure and sports offering is rich and varied. It has countless theaters and museums, such as the “El Prado” National Museum, the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museun and the Queen Sofía Center for the Arts. 

Arrival in Madrid: The Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport is located some 12 kms away. There is access to the city by bus, metro or taxi.
Transportation Network: The “Metro” is the quickest way to reach any part of the city, although Madrid also has a wide network of buses.
Climate: Winters are cold, with temperatures below 6º C, frost at night and occasional snow. Summers are hot with average temperatures around 24ºC in July and August, with highs that sometimes exceed 35ºC. 
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For more information, visit the Incoming Exchange webpage.
Academic Programs Academics and Courses
Students can choose from a variety of courses offered in engineering, humanities and social sciences, economics and business administration, and law. Most courses are taught in Spanish so students should have sufficient knowledge of the language. Depending on the department, courses are either offered on the Alberto Aguilera Campus in central Madrid or the Cantoblanco Campus on the outskirts of the city.

The Coordinator for International Relations in each School or Faculty, or the designated tutors, where relevant, will advise students on the selection of subjects and will lend support to them during their stay at the university.
Full-Time Semester Course Load 30 ECTS credits
Course Listing Course Syllabi
UTD Course Correlations
For more information, visit the Academic Programs webpage.
Housing Housing
Since the university does not have its own residence halls, the Universidad Pontificia Comillas collaborates with People Global Relocation (PGR) to provide all services associated with accommodations.
Student Visa Student Visa
Depending on nationality and length of stay, exchange students accepted to study at the Universidad Pontificia Comillas will typically need to obtain a “visado especial de estudiante” (Special Student Visa) prior to their arrival in Madrid.  In most cases, the student must deliver the visa application in person.  Since visa rules and regulations change frequently, consult the nearest Spanish embassy or consulate for the most up-to-date information.
Campus Location Campus Map

Resources Program Resources
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Program Contact Information
Universidad Pontificia Comillas
Contact Person: Carmen González, Mobility Coordinator

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Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2019 02/15/2019 ** Rolling Admission 08/29/2019 12/21/2019

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants may be notified of their acceptance prior to the application deadline.