UAM Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Introduction

Welcome to the University

The UAM welcomes its new students. In all the centers there are celebrated Days to welcome and to inform on the curricula of the different degrees as well as of other subjects of interest for the university life.

10 reasons to study at the UAM

Why study at the UAM?

  1. It is a modern university, interested in the integral formation of its students and recognized internationally, being framed within the group of the 200 best universities in the world.
  2. It is concerned about the environment and proud of her work to achieve an environmentally sustainable campus.
  3. It is the Spanish university of reference from the standpoint researcher and has on its campus with various university research institutes themselves and others in collaboration with the Higher Council for Scientific Research.
  4. Pioneer in the work of solidarity action and cooperation , work with NGOs, etc.
  5. The graduates of the UAM have a high level of labor insertion , 90% of those who have sought a job have found it, and in an average time of 4 ½ months. It has an Employment Forum and in this time it has become the University Employment Forum with more companies and participating institutions.
  6. It is an enterprising university in many aspects and one of the most important is the one of creation of companies. It is the pioneering Spanish university in this respect, it has the Center for Entrepreneurial Initiatives CIADE-UAM for help in the creation of companies and since its founding has been involved in the creation of more than 170 companies.
  7. It has international exchange relations with the best universities in the world, for example in the ERASMUS exchange program with universities in Europe, more than 1000 students of the Autonomous University enjoy academic stays. There are also privileged relationships with various Latin American universities.
  8. Concerned by the society to which it belongs, it maintains strong relations of collaboration with City Councils, Institutions and Companies , for which it has subscribed numerous agreements and framework agreements of collaboration.
  9. It has numerous cultural activities , including summer courses and contemporary humanities. It owns the cycle of concerts organized by universities oldest and prestigious and that takes place every year in the National Auditorium of Music.
  10. It has multiple sports facilities , including indoor and outdoor pools. The Autonomous University organizes diverse internal and interuniversity competitions and its students are university champions in diverse disciplines. The UAM is part of the High Level Athletes program funded by the Higher Sports Council.
This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Spanish

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Programs

This school also offers:

Master

Master's Degree In Classical Philology

Campus Full time Part time 2 semesters September 2017 Spain Madrid + 1 more

The Joint Masters in Classical Philology offers a new framework for teaching and research in different areas of knowledge that are integrated with the common denominator of study Classical World, their languages ​​and their survival. [+]

The Joint Masters in Classical Philology offers a new framework for teaching and research in different areas of knowledge that are integrated with the common denominator of study Classical World, their languages ​​and their survival. A Master of these features makes it possible: Deepening knowledge of certain matters that constitute the solvent theoretical framework for secondary teachers capable of imparting solvency matters of Culture Classical, Latin, Greek and humanistic disciplines of the ESO and high school, all without compromising the didactic training they receive all the mesob. Access to research activities through knowledge of the various research projects into force in the Community of Madrid and relevant training leading to the development of a doctoral thesis. It is a Master: INTERUNIVERSITARIO: Participating in the three universities of the Community of Madrid (Universidad Autónoma, Complutense University, University of Alcala de Henares). INTERDISCIPLINARY: It combines various areas of knowledge involved in the study of the ancient world: Latin Studies, Greek Studies, Indo-European Linguistics, Ancient History, etc. INDIVIDUAL: each student can organize their own curricular path, satisfying inclinations, preferences and interests. Thus, through the optional subjects, you can focus exclusively, if desired, in one of the languages-Greek or Latin- or complete their training in the second language. The training offer Master includes academic and research content seeking, first, a methodological preparation aimed at familiarizing students with the philological problems and provide mechanisms and tools necessary for a correct exegesis of each document type, and the other, a comparative and diachronic deep, specific and,... [-]

Master's Degree In Electrochemistry. Science And Technology

Campus Full time Part time 1 semester September 2017 Spain Madrid + 1 more

This master's degree is aimed at graduates or graduates of degree of Sciences and Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Physics, Materials Engineering, etc., who wish to train as researchers and specialists in the field of electrochemistry, both in its foundations and its applications . [+]

This master's degree is aimed at graduates or graduates of degree of Sciences and Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Physics, Materials Engineering, etc., who wish to train as researchers and specialists in the field of electrochemistry, both in its foundations and its applications . It is a Master which provides the basis for the development of research activity in the realization of a doctoral thesis and trained to perform R & D in technology centers and companies in industrial sectors that need electrochemistry. Objectives and competencies The main objectives of this Master are: And fomenter strengthen scientific and technological research in electrochemistry. Provide graduate students training on basic and applied in the field of electrochemistry aspects. Providing access to a doctoral program as ECYT with sufficient guarantees of basic training and applied research in the field of electrochemistry for the student to develop his career in research, in industry or teaching. Promote mobility and interaction among students of the Master in the field of electrochemistry and contact with other universities, research centers and empresasactivos in the area. The powers of the Master in "Electrochemistry. Science and Technology "encompass a series of knowledge and skills some of which are presented below: General skills: Acquire skills in research, ie, develop and / or adapt an investigation, design it and do it with academic seriousness. Being able to analyze, synthesize and evaluate new and complex ideas critically. Knowing how to communicate scientific content to other specialists in electrochemistry, scientists from other specialties and society in... [-]

Master's Degree in Inland Water Quality Assessment

Campus Full time Part time September 2017 Spain Madrid

This Master’s Degree aims to train students in subjects related to the assessment of water quality subject to the European Directive on Water Quality in order to defend their professional careers in research in the management of the problems associated with water quality from a Pan-European perspective. [+]

Skills and professional training This Master’s Degree aims to train students in subjects related to the assessment of water quality subject to the European Directive on Water Quality in order to defend their professional careers in research in the management of the problems associated with water quality from a Pan-European perspective. In this way, students will be able to participate in research projects and/or management plans for water quality in any European country. Past editions of this Master’s Degree’s Degree have been extremely successful with a subsequent employment rate of 75% of graduates working in question related to water quality in several European and non-European countries. Specific admission requirements: Entry to the Master’s Degree in Inland Water Quality will be subject to the general conditions of entry and admission for postgraduate students which are established in the regulations for postgraduate studies at the Autonomous University of Madrid. These regulation state that candidates must have an official Spanish university degree with at least 180 ECTS credits in Natural Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, etc.) or a technically compatible programme (Engineering related to water or the environment, health sciences, etc). Foreign degrees do not need to be officially recognized as long as candidates can demonstrate can establish that their degree has an equivalent level to that of the corresponding Spanish degree and would allow entry to postgraduate studies in their home country. Moreover, given the European nature of this Master’s Degree, and the fact that is taught in English, it is necessary... [-]

Master's Degree In International Studies Francophones

Campus Full time Part time 2 semesters September 2017 Spain Madrid + 1 more

The Master in International Studies Francophones aims to advanced study of the language and French and Francophone culture from a professional European Higher Education Area multidisciplinary, scientific and humanistic perspective adapted to the new academic, cultural requirements, and. [+]

The Master in International Studies Francophones It aims to advanced study of the language and French and Francophone culture from a professional European Higher Education Area multidisciplinary, scientific and humanistic perspective adapted to the new academic, cultural requirements, and. The MEIF is aimed at graduates who are interested in French and Francophone studies from the academic and research perspective, and professionals from various fields and sectors, for which the knowledge of the language and French culture, international communication and intercultural skills constitute a tool specialization and career development within the framework of a labor market where multilingualism and multiculturalism are values ​​rise. The curriculum comprises a compulsory core module, multidisciplinary and transversal nature, which is committed to training in the core concepts for defining the spaces of the Francophonie. These contents, which can move between different disciplines, branch out in different thematic modules that constitute a specialized development of each of them: "Thought and artistic and literary creation: cultural transfers"; "Communication and language skills transfer"; "Translation and Interpretation: Fundamentals and practice"; "Professional Applications: communication, management and mediation." In addition to the thematic modules, the curriculum includes an elective practices in professional and academic environments. These modules comprise a whole a wide range of disciplines that allow students to obtain advanced training both in the field of research specializing in language, literature, culture, civilization and linguistic French and francophone, as in various professional fields related to the Francophonie : university education and research, non-university education, educational activities, bilingual programs, translation and... [-]

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Madrid, 28049 ES