Universidad Rey Juan Carlos - URJC • Madrid, Spain
Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (English: King Juan Carlos University) is a public research university with campuses in the Southern area of the Community of Madrid- in Móstoles, Alcorón, Vicálvaro and Fuenlabrada. The Spanish university was named after king Juan Carlos I of Spain and was founded in 1996. Since then, the university has specialized in teaching and finding interdisciplinary solutions to current problems, therefore making it one of the best universities in Madrid. It was ranked among the best universities for excellence academic programmes and international scientific quality. Today, almost 38,000 students are enrolled in programmes at Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (URJC). The students benefit from the outstanding facilities and infrastructure of the campuses, as the university offers an excellent academic environment which is dedicated to research, innovation and learning. The school is the second biggest and second newest public university in the Community of Madrid. Students at Rey Juan Carlos University can study at undergraduate level, and also follow double degree, blended learning degree programmes. English-taught degrees are offered as well, aimed for international students, who are eager to develop their potential and have an international, professional and humanistic study experience. URJC can also delivers master and university-specific degrees, and PhD programmes. The school wants to make sure that every students is able to achieve their academic goal, and in order to make this possible, offers several scholarships and grants to students and graduates. All of the degree programmes are adapted to the European Higher Education Area. Prospective students can choose from a variety of subject areas- they could be studying towards a degree in Health Sciences, Experimental Sciences and Technology, Communication Sciences, Law, and Social Sciences, as well as Preschool Education, International Relations, Visual Arts and Dance, Criminology, and many more. The university also works closely together with numerous academic and professional partners.