Carlos III University of Madrid

Introduction

Carlos III University of Madrid (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)

Carlos III University of Madrid recently celebrated its 20th anniversary during the 2009/2010 academic year. While we are a relatively new public institution, we have achieved a reputation for academic and research excellence as well as one of innovation and internationalization which attracts top researchers, faculty, and students from Spain and around the world. Carlos III offers a wide range of possibilities for research, teaching or studying on any of our 3 beautiful campuses located near the city of Madrid.

UC3M's undergraduate program was the first in Spain to be fully adapted to the requirements of the European Higher Education Area (The Bologna Process). The challenging adaptation process allowed us to consolidate our reputation for innovation in teaching and to prove once again our commitment to furthering the quality of higher education and helping students meet the challenges of today and tomorrow; the quality of our graduates speaks for itself in their successful incorporation in the workplace. Our commitment to internationalization can be seen in the large number of students and faculty who come here every year from around the world to participate in exchange programs such as Erasmus, Erasmus-Mundus, International Exchange, and Hispanic Studies. We also offer bilingual undergraduate programs, masters and Ph.D. programs in English, and a large number of academic mobility agreements for students and faculty.

Carlos III University of Madrid consists of three schools: the School of Social Science and Law, the School of Humanities and the School of Engineering situated on three different campuses in Getafe, Leganés y Colmenarejo.

Located in the town of Getafe to the south of Madrid, this campus has two schools: the School of Social Science and Law, and the School of Humanities. The modern campus installations include two libraries, computer rooms in various buildings, audiovisual rooms, recording studios, courtrooms, wifi throughout the campus and a sports centers with facilities for basketball, tennis, squash, beach volleyball, and sauna, among others.

UC3M Mission and Values

Mission


The mission of Universidad Carlos III de Madrid is to contribute to the improvement of society by offering quality education and carrying out advanced research in accordance with demanding international criteria. The University aspires to excellence in all its endeavors with the objective of becoming one of the best universities in Europe.

Values


Within the public service framework of higher education, the University strives to promote the development of all those individuals who form part of the University community. The values of merit, capacity, efficiency, transparency, fairness, equality, and respect for the environment will guide all of its activities.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Spanish

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Programs

This school also offers:

Master

European Master's Degree In Administration And Business Management ESCP

Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 5 more

The international official Master in Management ESCP EUROPE is a recognized program for students, businesses and accreditation bodies worldwide. [+]

European Master's Degree in Business Administration and Management ESCP EUROPE

The international official Master in Management ESCP EUROPE is a recognized program for students, businesses and accreditation bodies worldwide.

It is based on the 5 school Campus established in Paris, London, Berlin, Madrid and Turin and pursues quality in three dimensions:

    Academic excellence: Based on the faculty of ESCP EUROPE and the Carlos III University and recognized by top rankings of Master in Management and business schools in Europe.     Practical guidance: provided by the case studies, consulting projects and internships in companies that enrich the student's CV.     Intercultural experience, based on the cultural diversity of students (71% European) in the international experience of studying in two or three countries of the five in which the school has 60 Campus and exchange agreements with universities on five continents. ... [-]

Joint Masters In Industrial Mathematics

Campus Full time 18 months September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 5 more

Master organized by the University of Santiago de Compostela, La Coruna, Vigo, Carlos III of Madrid and the Polytechnic of Madrid, following the merger of the master of Mathematical Engineering and Industrial Mathematics. [+]

Masters in Industrial Mathematics (Spanish)

Master organized by the University of Santiago de Compostela, La Coruna, Vigo, Carlos III of Madrid and the Polytechnic of Madrid, following the merger of the master of Mathematical Engineering and Industrial Mathematics.

Specialties in Modelling and Numerical Simulation, highly demanded technologies. Training oriented building solutions specific industrial problems. Classes by videoconference and videoapuntes in numerous courses from your home university. Participation of companies from different sectors, which provide case studies for your Master's Thesis.

The Joint Masters in Industrial Mathematics answered:

Training needs to masters level professionals in Industrial Mathematics brought to light by both the European Union and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in its document "Global Science Forum. Report on Mathematics in Industry ", 2008. European requirements ECMIMIM curriculum development project (project Erasmus - Curriculum Development Lifelong Learning program) approved and funded by the European Union, involving the implementation of a master on the subject referred to by each of the nine project partners, including which is the Carlos III University of Madrid. [-]

Master's Degree In Computer Engineering

Campus Full time Part time 18 months September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 6 more

The Master's Degree in Computer Engineering, linked to the exercise of the profession of Engineer, combines advanced education in aspects of management and other management with Information Technologies. [+]

Master in Computer Engineering (Spanish)

The Master's Degree in Computer Engineering prepares students to practice as Computer Engineer, combining advanced training in aspects of management and IT project management with other aspects of Information Technology. This training program aims to fulfill its mission to train professionals who are able to adequately perform the profession of Informatics Engineer.

The program is fully adapted to the recommendations for the verification of official titles of the profession of Engineer, General Secretary of Universities (BOE August 4, 2009).

The Master has 90 ECTS, in Castilian ofertándose a group, divided into three semesters and organized in the following modules: Leadership and Management: Provides advanced training in legal aspects, management of technology companies, strategic planning and project management paying particular attention to the management of innovation and R + D + i.... [-]


Master's Degree In Cultural Heritage

Campus Part time 1 year October 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 5 more

This Master's Degree in Cultural Heritage aims to contemplate new ways these historical materials of different type and origin, from a perspective that allows their joint consideration. [+]

Master in Cultural Heritage (Spanish)

In the present retain traces of a cultural past without whose understanding we can hardly understand our current way of life, our beliefs and our customs. That past is apparent in the landscape and regional planning, the structure and architecture of the cities, in thinking, the way of speaking or artistic expressions of various kinds. It is a heritage that should be investigated but that experience tells us, it can also be exploited and disseminated.

Thanks to the past legacy in the form of significant organizations, municipalities get substantial revenue from visitors who come to know him better and enjoy it, of the various aids for preservation and dissemination, as well as the prestige that reach the localities under its ability to maintain and use.... [-]


Master's Degree In Film And Television Script

Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 5 more

The Masters is aimed at those interested in audiovisual writing, scholars of film and television and in general people interested in writing fiction ... [+]

MA in Writing for Film and Television

The Masters is aimed at university graduates interested in audiovisual writing, scholars of film and television and in general interested in writing fiction, as the art of the script is the best learning for the construction of stories.

OBJECTIVES

The Masters is aimed at "writing for the screen," the theory and practice of fiction script for film and television ..

TEACHING

Three major themes run through the master:

writing the form of the story characters

These topics are added, also with a long run, the Television Workshop that covers both the specific features and TV script writing routines for drama series. Screenwriter training is completed with the help of theoretical and practical disciplines from:... [-]


Master's Degree In Tourism Management Of Cultural Resources

Campus Part time October 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 5 more

Tourism is the most powerful in Spain sector of economic activity. Despite the notoriety of its sun and beach segment, it remains the second highest wealth of cultural and natural heritage (UNESCO). It should be noted that Spain ranks third worldwide in visitors and average spending. [+]

Master in Tourism Management of Cultural and Natural Resources

Tourism is the most powerful in Spain sector of economic activity. Despite the notoriety of its sun and beach segment, it remains the second highest wealth of cultural and natural heritage (UNESCO). It should be noted that Spain ranks third worldwide in visitors and average spending. Two thirds of the tourists who came to our country had that specific cultural motivation, and 7.5 million were exclusively for that interest. This trend increases. Our visitors spend four times more than ordinary tourists.

The Master aims to train professionals and academic and research staff in this growing sector.

The curriculum is divided into compulsory and optional subjects related to three key areas, such as the natural and cultural heritage as well as economics, business and law. These potentials enable students to acquire a number of skills, both theoretical and practical, and in parallel, design your resume through various experiences, culminating in a Practicum and Master's Thesis, which will complete their training in the rich field of cultural and natural tourism. It is, distinct academic innovative products offered so far master, which aims to be as complete as possible and cross and eminently practical. Prof.. Elisa Povedano - Director of the Master in Tourism Management of Cultural and Natural Resources This master offers the possibility to enroll in two formats: face or blended.... [-]


Master in Aeronautical Engineering

Campus Full time Part time 18 months September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 6 more

The Master in Aeronautical Engineering (MAE) is the official program of UC3M providing, at a time, full professional accreditation as Aeronautical Engineer in Spain and an internationally-focused high-level education enabling individuals to develop their professional career in all sectors of the aeronautical and space industries, agencies, and research centres. [+]

Master in Aeronautical Engineering

The Master in Aeronautical Engineering (MAE) is the official program of UC3M providing, at a time, full professional accreditation as Aeronautical Engineer in Spain and an internationally-focused high-level education enabling individuals to develop their professional career in all sectors of the aeronautical and space industries, agencies, and research centres.

In order to achieve these two goals, the MAE syllabus combines a core, covering all fields of Aerospace Technology, with focus on high-potential areas such as Integral Aircraft and Satellite Design, Aeronautical and Space Propulsion, Aerospace Navigation and Control, Experimental Techniques and Advanced Computational Methods.... [-]


Master in Aircraft Systems Integration

Campus Full time 12 months September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 5 more

The Master of Engineering in Aircraft Systems Integration has been specifically designed for graduated engineering students, and working professionals, who want to develop and lead projects of Systems Integration [+]

Master of Aircraft Systems Integration

The Master of Engineering in Aircraft Systems Integration (MASI), sponsored by Airbus Group-Spain, has been specifically designed for recent graduate engineers, and working professionals who want to develop and lead projects of Systems Integration.

Our courses are given in English by internationally recognized experts in their fields coming from the key players in the aeronautical business, including industry, academia, government and regulators.

The MASI program comprises 90 ECTS credits. The full-time program includes 12 months of instruction at AIRBUS GROUP and UC3M, followed by a Final Project to be completed within 6 months.... [-]


Master in Business Administration and Quantitative Methods

Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 5 more

The Master in Business Administration and Quantitative Methods is offered jointly by the Departments of Business Administration and Statistics. [+]

Master in Business Administration and Quantitative Methods

The Master in Business Administration and Quantitative Methods is offered jointly by the Departments of Business Administration and Statistics. It is conceived as the main way of entry into the PhD program in Business Administration and Quantitative Methods. Outstanding faculty, flexibility in learning, research with deep impact, and the finest resources in academia qualities enable our departments to offer an outstanding program.

The language of instruction is English. The program is full-time and starts in September. A minimum of two years in residence is required for complete the Master phase, and it is expected that students will complete the full graduate program (Master plus Doctorate) in four to five years.... [-]


Master in Economic Analysis

Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 5 more

The main goal of our Master in Economic Analysis is to provide a high-level background in Economics to students from all around the world extremely formed and motivated. [+]

Master in Economic Analysis

The main goal of our Master in Economic Analysis is to provide a high-level background in Economics to students from all around the world extremely formed and motivated. We also want to improve the quality and productivity of the research groups, so the Economics Department provides weekly seminars in Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Econometrics, and in this way, we get an intellectually active and stimulating environment.

Because of our International nature, courses are taken in English, so correct written and spoken English is demanded.

The Graduate Program is part of the European Network for Training in Economic Research (ENTER), an initiative by eight of the leading economics departments in Europe, all of them with international graduate programs: Barcelona (Universitat Autònoma), Brussels (Free University), Mannheim, Stockholm (joint graduate program), Tilburg, Toulouse, UCL and Universidad Carlos III. The network organises exchanges of research students between the participating departments.... [-]


Master in Economic Development and Growth (Erasmus Mundus Master Course)

Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 5 more

The Erasmus Mundus Master Course in Economic Development and Growth-MEDEG is a full-time masters programme organized by a consortium including three top-class European Universities. [+]

Master in Economic Development and Growth

The Erasmus Mundus Master Course in Economic Development and Growth-MEDEG is a full-time masters programme organized by a consortium including three top-class European Universities:

Universidad Carlos III Madrid - Spain (coordinating institution) University of Warwick – United Kingdom University of Lund - Sweden

MEDEG lasts two academic years, includes 120 ECTS (60 ECTS/year), and consists of 14 or 16-course modules (depending on the two different mobility schemes available) delivered through a combination of lectures, classes, tutorials and essay writing with individual supervisors. Another key component of the programme is an 8.000-word research dissertations to be written at the end of the first year and a 15.000-word dissertation to be written at the of the second year, on subjects chosen by students in consultation with supervisors.... [-]


Master in Electronic Systems Engineering

Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 5 more

Electronic systems and their associated components are found in virtually all electronic products, from computers and mobile phones to cars and buildings. The intelligence that microelectronic, nanoelectronic and photonic systems provide forms with a large part of the global economy and its role will increase as future products and services become more digital and more connected. Power electronics endow these systems with competitive advantages by increasing their autonomy, reducing the final load and improving energy efficiency. [+]

Master in Electronic Systems Engineering (Bilingual)

Electronic systems and their associated components are found in virtually all electronic products, from computers and mobile phones to cars and buildings. The intelligence that microelectronic, nanoelectronic and photonic systems provide forms with a large part of the global economy and its role will increase as future products and services become more digital and more connected. Power electronics endow these systems with competitive advantages by increasing their autonomy, reducing the final load and improving energy efficiency.

The overall objective of the Master in Electronic Systems Engineering is that students acquire advanced scientific and technological knowledge on electronics and related technologies. To achieve this, they will be taught a set of theoretical principles, formal methods, and technological tools that will enable them to develop electronic systems in a professional environment and to embark on research and innovation in this area.... [-]


Master in Engineering Management and Logistics

Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 6 more

The Master in Engineering Management and Logistics aims to train the students for management positions in the industrial and services sectors, with special focus on consultancy. [+]

Master in Engineering Management and Logistics

The Master stems from a Ph.D. program that has been awarded a Quality distinction by the Spanish Education and Culture Ministry.

The Master qualifies for admission to the Ph.D. Program.

The increasing demand for engineers adequately trained in the field of management leads to the creation of this Master. Its aim is to complement the technological background that its students already have a strong preparation in the areas of organization and management specifically related to engineering.

This dual background (management and technology) prepares the candidates for management positions in the industrial and services sectors, with special focus on consultancy, particularly in areas such as purchasing, logistics, production, business process management, products, costs, maintenance and project management, as well as for R+D activities, preparing interested students for an eventual Ph.D. program.... [-]


Master in International Business

Campus Full time Part time 1 year September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 6 more

The aim of this Master is to develop professionals able to promote the internationalisation of their enterprises, design, implement and manage the process of entering into new markets and the growing opportunities that emerging markets offer. [+]

The main aim of the Master in International Business Administration is to develop professionals able to promote the internationalisation of their enterprises, design, implement and manage the process of entering in new markets and the growing opportunities that emerging markets offer.

This Master is addressed to recent graduates from different knowledge areas (business, engineering, economics, etc.) and with less than two years of work experience.

The programme lasts one academic year full time (from September to June). It is also possible to undertake the program part-time. It is taught in two languages English and Spanish. This allows national and international students to achieve competences and skills in both languages. Specifically, during the first semester, the courses are taught in English and during the second semester, the courses are taught in Spanish.... [-]


Master in Mathematical Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 5 more

The Master in Mathematical Engineering offered by Universidad Carlos III de Madrid aims to provide students with the necessary tools to face technological or scientific problems... [+]

Master of Mathematical Engineering

The evolution of technology and applied sciences conveys the need for a flexible and multidisciplinary education.

The Master in Mathematical Engineering offered by Universidad Carlos III de Madrid aims to provide students with the necessary tools to face technological or scientific problems by means of:

Sound mathematical, physical and statistical foundations Mathematical modelling Analysis and numerical solution of models Validation of models and results

Aims

The Programme aims to gain the adequate tools for a Graduate degree referring to acquisition, integration and communication of the knowledge obtained, development of skills in solving problems and introduction to research.... [-]


Master In Smart Grid Technologies

Campus Full time Part time 1 year October 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 6 more

The Master in Technology Smart Grid is an official Master program with academic and professional guidance offered by the Carlos III University of Madrid. The Master has a duration of one academic year and consists of 60 credits distributed among 10 subjects and work to master. [+]

Master in Smart Grid Technologies (Bilingual)

The Master in Technology Smart Grid is an official Master program with academic and professional guidance offered by the Carlos III University of Madrid. The Master has a duration of one academic year and consists of 60 credits distributed among 10 subjects and work to master. The program provides a strong technical background on issues related to smart grids commonly known in professional circles as Smart Grids. To do the advanced technologies in the field of Telecommunications and Electricity responsible for technological change will suffer the electricity networks in the coming years are presented.

The curriculum of 60 credits has been divided into various compulsory and optional subjects in the field of electrical networks and telematic networks and applications. Subjects related to the Electrical Network consists of 21 credits and cover the main aspects related to electrical distribution networks, with particular emphasis on aspects related to electricity smart grids: distributed energy resources management, and operation of microgrids central virtual power, energy optimization and network management and intelligent buildings and technical maintenance and supervision of assets in smart grids.... [-]


Master in Telecommunications Engineering

Campus Full time Part time 18 months September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 6 more

The Master in Telecommunications Engineering is a professional degree which replaces the Telecommunications Engineering degree and qualifies you to practice as a Telecommunications Engineer, under the provisions of Order CIN / 355/2009 of 9 February. [+]

Master in Telecommunications Engineering (Bilingual)

The Master in Telecommunications Engineering is a professional degree which replaces the Telecommunications Engineering degree and qualifies you to practice as a Telecommunications Engineer, under the provisions of Order CIN / 355/2009 of 9 February.

The Spanish Association of Engineers requires professionals from companies in the telecommunications field (major manufacturers of telecommunications equipment or telecom operators) and from other types of companies, institutions or organizations that need qualified personnel to design and maintain their own telecommunications systems.

The overall aim of the Master in Telecommunications Engineering is to train professionals who are competent to practice as Telecommunications Engineers. This Master's Degree is geared towards advanced training and enhancing employability. Students who complete the Master in Telecommunications Engineering should be able to address any technological issue in the telecommunications field scrupulously, making use of all the necessary knowledge, skills and perspectives from this academic field. At the same time, they should respect the environment and fundamental rights, and show an awareness that putting their knowledge into practice may have consequences for society (ethical scope)... [-]


Master in Telematic Engineering

Campus Full time Part time 1 year September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 6 more

The Master of Science programme in Telematics Engineering offers advanced education in the telematic engineering field. This includes theoretical and practical grounds in applications, networks and communication services, protocol architectures, multimedia management, broadband networks, mobile communications, ubiquitous computing, Internet technologies, etc. It also provides the student with knowledge on state of the art technologies, prone to be deployed in the next future hereafter. [+]

Master in Telematic Engineering

The Master of Science programme in Telematics Engineering offers advanced education in the telematic engineering field. This includes theoretical and practical grounds in applications, networks and communication services, protocol architectures, multimedia management, broadband networks, mobile communications, ubiquitous computing, Internet technologies, etc. It also provides the student with knowledge on state of the art technologies, prone to be deployed in the next future hereafter.

The programme offers lectures specifically devoted to learning research methods, suited to carry out a PhD Thesis after the obtention of the present M.Sc. More detailed information on the PhD programme.... [-]


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