Located in Alcalá de Henares, 35km from Madrid, the University of Alcalá offers degrees in five different faculties; Arts and Humanities, Law and Social Sciences, Sciences, Health Sciences, and Engineering and Architecture. Its approximately 20,000 undergraduate students are spread across its three campuses: Historical Campus, the Science and Technology Campus and Guadalajara Campus. The university is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Location: Alcalá de Henares
City Population: 203,924
University Population: 22,836
Climate: The climate in this city of central Spain is the continentalised Mediterranean, with cold, dry winters and hot, dry summers.
Nearest airport: Madrid-Barajas Airport
Why choose the University of Alcalá de Henares?
- The most attractive Spanish university for international students according to QS World University Rankings
- This campus is located in the centre of the city of Alcalá de Henares. Its restored buildings date back to the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries
- Some of the greatest names in Spanish history and culture have passed through the university’s classrooms