About UPM

Technical University of Madrid (UPM) — public non-profit university. It is located in Madrid, Spain. The higher education institution was founded not so long ago — in 1971 — which is why it is considered one of the youngest in the country. As an active member of European University Association (EUA), Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER), OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW), UPM is participating in developing the academic environment.

At UPM, you can get a master degree in different fields of study.

Location
Madrid, Spain
Establishment year
1971
Students
40,091
International students
3,608

UPM tuition fees

At UPM, the academic calendar is divided into two semesters. However, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees at UPM for local citizens starts from 2,924 USD per year. For international students, the cost of study differs — from 5,457 USD. On the official website of the university, you can find all the up-to-date information on tuition fees and available scholarships.

It is necessary to pay attention to other costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, food, and personal expenses.

Academic calendar
Semesters
Master
Local
2,924 USD/year
Foreign
5,457 USD/year

Master's degree in UPM

To confirm your level of English, you must pass IELTS or TOEFL. The minimum IELTS score for admission is 5.5. TOEFL — 72 or higher.

IELTS
5.5
TOEFL iBT
72

UPM campus

The campus of UPM is urban. This means that students study closely to the sights and the entire recreational infrastructure of the city. This type of campus gives students more options for internships and part-time jobs.

During the period of study, students can use the university library, where they can do homework and write scientific papers. The university cares about the physical health of students, so it provides a number of athletic opportunities: sports grounds and various clubs. Student life at UPM is filled with intercultural activities, as not only local students study here, but also students from abroad. The exchange of knowledge and experience, networking and new acquaintances — all this is an integral part of studenthood.

Campus Type
Urban
Library
Yes
Sport Facilities
Yes

What to do after graduation

After graduation, students are allowed to stay in Spain for a year. During this time, graduates can find a job and change their student visa to a work one. We talk about other options for immigration in our article.

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Universities related to UPM

Universities in this city

Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
TitleCountryCityBachelorMaster
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.
TitleCountryCityBachelorMaster
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