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Universidad Autonoma de Madrid

  • About the Program

    About the Program

    UAM is a modern university that takes an interest in its students' overall education; it is recognized internationally, and is classed among the 200 best universities in the world. UAM pays particular attention to the environment, and is proud of its efforts towards attaining an environmentally sustainable campus. 

    The Summer School of Economics and Business at UAM brings together students from all over the world in a truly international environment. The courses are taught in English by professors of the Faculty of Economics and Business Studies. The program is complemented by social and cultural events, as well as field trips such as a visit to Spain's Congress, the Stock Market, the Prado Museum, and a Madrid Walking tour. 

    Location Madrid, Spain
    Program Type Partner University Program
    Program Term Summer
    Additional Information A Partner University program is a study abroad experience where students are nominated/accepted by Stony Brook University, and enroll at a partner institution. In most cases SBU faculty or staff are NOT traveling with participants.

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  • Program Details

    Course of Study

    Students will enroll in 3 or 6 credits for 4 weeks. Students will choose from one of the three tracks below. 

    A) Economics Track: Students can enroll in one or both courses, each is worth 3 credits

    1-Environmental Economics & Policy Analysis

    2-International Finance

    B) Business Track: Students can enroll in one or both courses, each is worth 3 credits

    1-Global Marketing

    2-Doing Business in Spain

    C) Mixed Track: Students can choose to enroll in one course from each track

    Schedule: Classes take place from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm Monday through Friday. 

    All participants following the Stony Brook Curriculum (SBC) will fulfill GLO and EXP+ in addition to requirement(s) fulfilled by their coursework.

    Program Details

    Language of Instruction English
    Language Proficiency
    Program Term Summer
    Living Arrangements Independent Arrangement

    Program Housing Statement: Stony Brook University is required to comply with the housing policies of the host country, partner institution and/or hotel/hostel. These policies may include requirements such as sex-based housing placement.

    Additional Information

    Grades earned in a Partner University program   WILL NOT  calculate towards the cumulative GPA for SBU students.

    Non-SBU students must contact their home university regarding their grade and credit transfer policy.

  • Requirements


    GPA 3.0
    Other Requirements

    Students must be matriculated in an undergraduate degree program.

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    Application Deadline March 1, 2019 ( extended to March 15)
    Candidates may be interviewed to determine their qualifications for participating and representing Stony Brook University abroad.
  • Program Cost

    Program Cost

    Application Fee $60
    Tuition Rate

    $286 per credit for NY residents

    $1,023 per credit for non-residents

    Program Fee

    Administrative Fee $200 (non-refundable)
    International Health Insurance Included in the program fee. 
    Other Fees $3,000-$4,000 (approximately for students enrolled in 3 credits) & $3,800-$4,800 (approximately for students enrolled in 6 credits); Students pay UAM tuition, program fee, room, board, books, transportation and other university fees directly to overseas university)

    Note: A housing deposit will be required to reserve housing
    Travel Costs $1,500 (approximately; Students are responsible for their travel arrangements including airfare, visa costs)
    Costs are estimates for planning purposes of the student and are subject to change at any point.
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