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Universidad Autonoma de Madrid

  • Details and Cost

    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
    Program Dates TBD
    Language of Instruction English
    Budget View Budget
    Living Arrangements Independent Arrangement

    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.
    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.


    GPA 3.0
    Other Requirements

    Students must be matriculated in an undergraduate degree program.

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    Application Deadline March 1, 2021 Applicants are accepted on a rolling basis, and are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
    Candidates may be interviewed to determine their qualifications for participating and representing Stony Brook University abroad.
  • Academic Information

    Course Information

    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.

    Academic Policies

    • This is a partner university program. Applications must be submitted to Stony Brook University first. Information regarding the next steps in the process will be distributed to students who have received formal nominations by their International Programs Coordinator.
    • 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.
    • All participants following the Stony Brook Curriculum (SBC) will receive GLO and EXP+ in addition to requirements fulfilled by their coursework.

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