Carlos III University, Madrid: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#710 of 14,131 In the World
#282 of 2,785 In Europe
#24 of 75 In Spain
#179 of 1,008 For Multimedia
Top50% For 79 other topics

Quick Review

Enrollment
17,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
www.uc3m.es
Languages
Spanish;English
Acceptance rate
72%*

* Carlos III University, Madrid is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachiller) and pre-university examination (madurez) or entrance examination for adults
Academic CalendarOctober to June (October - February; February; June)
Enrollment17,500
Full time employee1,750
Student:staff ratio10:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
16,577
Citations
283,719

Carlos III University, Madrid majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
4,148 / 71,045
Computer Science
3,370 / 55,576
Physics
2,578 / 50,150
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
2,267 / 36,939
Mathematics
1,789 / 44,001
Business
1,762 / 50,918
Chemistry
1,751 / 34,376
Materials Science
1,665 / 32,275
Economics
1,563 / 41,068
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,094 / 15,904
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
761 / 24,102
Political Science
748 / 3,704
Art & Design
740 / 8,140
Environmental Science
517 / 7,316
Optical Engineering
442 / 6,163
Medicine
437 / 7,315
Demography
430 / 17,525
Sociology
415 / 6,747
Condensed Matter Physics
396 / 10,394
Computer Networking
387 / 7,363
Psychology
387 / 11,558
Electronic Engineering
380 / 5,171
Statistics
364 / 11,805
Machine Learning
350 / 5,665
Investment Banking and Stock trading
342 / 10,047
Blockchain and Cryptography
323 / 5,276
Geography and Cartography
322 / 1,951
Human-Computer Interaction
307 / 3,559
Metallurgical Engineering
299 / 6,553
Applied Mathematics
286 / 5,502
Finance
277 / 6,593
Biology
277 / 9,361
Automation and Control engineering
267 / 4,822
Multimedia
256 / 3,964
Computer Vision
239 / 2,837
Cyber Security
235 / 5,487
Management Information Systems
224 / 9,277
Law
199 / 768
Robotics
184 / 2,433
Computational Linguistics
174 / 2,273

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 18 1
1992 35 19
1993 62 40
1994 74 85
1995 100 201
1996 102 322
1997 164 492
1998 186 607
1999 183 807
2000 211 1089
2001 295 1468
2002 339 2157
2003 367 2741
2004 354 3513
2005 401 4623
2006 543 5579
2007 604 7113
2008 617 8784
2009 806 10405
2010 844 12248
2011 947 14591
2012 1003 16626
2013 987 19433
2014 1310 22605
2015 1138 23884
2016 1274 24198
2017 1361 25555
2018 1340 26819
2019 1346 31427
2020 1387 36372
2021 1238 39745

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $1,750$1,750
International students $1,750$1,750

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT +
Maths | Natural Sciences +
Título de Graduado Arts and Humanities, Engineering, Law, Social Sciences
Máster Propio Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Economics, Engineering, Law, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences
Doctor Arts and Humanities, Automation and Control Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Law, Library Science, Management, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Physics

Carlos III University, Madrid alumni

  1. Pablo Iglesias Turrión

    Pablo Iglesias Turrión
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    university teacherpolitical scientistpresenterpolitician
    Biography

    Pablo Iglesias Turrión is a Spanish political scientist and former politician. During his political career, he served as Second Deputy Prime Minister and as Minister of Social Rights and 2030 Agenda of the Government of Spain from 2020 to 2021. He also served as Member of the Congress of Deputies from 2016 to 2021, representing Madrid. Iglesias is co-founder of Podemos, a left-wing political party that he led from 2014 until his resignation in 2021.

  2. Arancha González

    Arancha González
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    chief executive officerlawyermanagerpolitician
    Biography

    María Aránzazu "Arancha" González Laya is a Spanish lawyer who served as Minister of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation in the Spanish government of Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez from 2020 to 2021. Currently, González is the dean of the Paris School of International Affairs at the elite French university Sciences Po.

  3. Juan Espadas Cejas

    Juan Espadas Cejas
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Juan Espadas Cejas is a Spanish politician of the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party (PSOE). He was the Minister of Housing and Planning for the Government of Andalusia from 2008 to 2010 and a senator from 2010 to 2013. From June 2015 to January 2022, he has served as the mayor of Seville. He became his party's Secretary General in Andalusia in July 2021.

  4. Roberto Gil Zuarth

    Roberto Gil Zuarth
    Born in
    Mexico Flag Mexico
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Roberto Gil Zuarth is a Mexican politician affiliated with the PAN. He was Undersecretary of the Interior. He also served as Deputy between 2009 and 2011 during the 61st Legislature. He contended in 2010 for the presidency of the National Action Party against Gustavo Madero Muñoz. He was Private Secretary to Mexican President Felipe Calderón. He currently serves as Senator of the LXIII Legislature of the Mexican Congress. Since September 1, 2015 he is the President of the Mexican Senate.

General info

Alternative names UC3M
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Founded 1989
Accreditation Ministry of Universities
Motto Homo homini sacra res
Man must be sacred for man
Colors blue, yellow, white
Affiliations and memberships European University Association (EUA)
Open Education Consortium (OEC)

Location and Contacts

Address Calle Madrid, 126-128
Getafe, Community of Madrid, 28903
Spain
Phone +34 916249699
Fax +34 916245727

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