About UAM

Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM) — public non-profit university. It is located in Madrid, Spain. It is a young higher education institution, as it was opened in 1968. UAM is working together with European University Association (EUA), OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW).

QS World University Rankings collects data on the best institutions in the world, according to which UAM is on top-220. Times Higher Education World University Ranking (THE) places the university in 4 position in the rating.

UAM does research in different fields of study and offers bachelor and master programs.

Madrid, Spain
Establishment year
International students
Female students

Place in ratings

Rating QS
Rating THE

UAM tuition fees

The academic calendar at UAM is divided into two semesters, as in many other universities in Spain. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees at UAM are different for locals and foreigners. Spain citizens pay 1,389 USD per year, while international students pay a minimum of 5,000 USD. Check the university website for up-to-date information on prices and available scholarships.

When choosing an educational institution, it is necessary to take into account additional costs: accommodation, transportation, educational materials, meals and personal expenses.

Academic calendar
1,389 USD/year
7,388 USD/year
5,000 USD/year

UAM campus

A rural campus is the best choice for those who enjoy outdoor activities. UAM has exactly this type of campus. It is located away from the city, creating conditions for greater student communication and a close-knit community. There is a library on the grounds of the university. There are collected scientific works of graduates and teachers of the university, as well as fiction. Not only locals study at UAM, but also students from other countries. The variety of cultures represented broadens the horizons of students and fills student life with all sorts of activities, the purpose of which is cultural exchange.

Campus Type

What to do after graduation

After graduation, you can stay in Spain for 1 year. This time is enough to find a job and change your student visa to a work one. Graduates of UAM are in demand in the labor market, as the reputation of the educational institution among employers is quite high according to the results of the QS world ranking. We talk about other options for immigration in our article.

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Universities in this city

Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
1922Autonomous University of MadridSpainMadrid
7,390 USD
5,000 USD
2094Complutense University of MadridSpainMadrid
41110Carlos III University of MadridSpainMadrid
2,999 USD
2,999 USD
52714Technical University of MadridSpainMadrid
5,459 USD
98121National University of Distance EducationSpainMadrid

Universities in this country

Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
1541University of BarcelonaSpainBarcelona
from  5,849 USD
to  6,235 USD
from  4,289 USD
to  11,914 USD
1922Autonomous University of MadridSpainMadrid
7,390 USD
5,000 USD
1963Autonomous University of BarcelonaSpainBarcelona
from  1,170 USD
to  5,394 USD
from  4,289 USD
to  19,495 USD
2094Complutense University of MadridSpainMadrid
2475Pompeu Fabra UniversitySpainBarcelona
from  7,365 USD
to  12,533 USD
from  6,227 USD
to  20,427 USD