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45458
Students enrolled in this school.
11
Bachelor's programs offered entirely in English.
Master's programs offered entirely in English.

Why should I study here?

Welcome to the Rey Juan Carlos University.This year we will celebrate the 25th Anniversary of our founding. We are a young and dynamic institution that is at your service, providing you with quality training through a wide and excellent academic offer and contributing to the forefront of knowledge, the result of which is reflected in the national and international rankings.Convinced of our vocation to public service, whether you are a student or if you are thinking of studying at the URJC, we put all our capacities at your disposal for your training. Our University offers you a staff of professors who are passionate about giving you the best training. They are, at the same time, dynamic, flexible professionals who have adapted to new teaching methodologies. You also have modern facilities equipped to respond to methodological needs, as well as laboratories and many other services outside the classroom. 

Studying at Rey Juan Carlos means entering an ideal learning environment that will help you achieve your goals, both personal and professional, in the most exciting future.For companies and professionals, we also have a wide and careful offer of postgraduate training and continuous training. In addition, we put our cutting-edge research at your service and that of the whole of society, to develop new knowledge and help solve problems that really matter to citizens.We are involved in cultural creation and its dissemination, the promotion of sport and a sustainable lifestyle. We want to contribute to the critical study of social problems and provide innovative proposals from science, culture, and art that make our world a more just and comfortable place.Although we were born to serve the people of the Community of Madrid, we are involved with all Spaniards and citizens of the European Union. We are part of the International Consortium of Universities, EULIST, along with 8 other European universities, and we are very proud of the special bond that unites us with Latin America.We have five campuses: Aranjuez, Alcorcón, Fuenlabrada, Madrid (with several locations), and Móstoles.

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What is student life like?

Rey Juan Carlos University offers more than just academic and research-related activities. A number of programs and actions are offered to the university community and its social environment. Throughout the year, various artistic, cultural, and educational activities that complement university life and contribute to the personal development of our students are organized. The university and its commitment to academic education throughout life are also present through the University for Mature Students program. Our social commitment includes projects on Cooperation and Volunteering, Sustainability, and Healthy University.

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Housing options.

Madrid Campus Residence. The residence hall is located on the Madrid Campus and has 217 accommodations, of which 180 are singles and 37 are doubles. Each accommodation has an approximate area of 18m², 34m² in the case of doubles, and has its own bathroom and office with fridge and microwave. see residence

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