Where can I go?

Comillas Pontifical University, Spain



City Information

Spain's capital, Madrid is a lively city famous as the centre of art, culture, finance and business in Spain. Students will enjoy hot summers and milder winters with festivals and events year-round. Madrid has something for everyone; from renown art museums to beautiful parks, a delicious tapas scene and world-famous nightlife.

University Information

Beginning life in 1890 as a seminary based in Comillas (Cantabria), Comillas Pontifical University (Universidad Pontificia Comillas in Spanish) moved to Spain's capital in 1969. Today, the University has just under 14,000 students of whom just over 2,000 are international students. Over 1000 students per year join Comillas on exchange programmes, lending to the international atmosphere of a University in the heart of an international city.

Summary Table

Competitiveness Less competitive
Number of places open for application 2
Do UK students need a visa? Yes
Total estimated cost per semester in local currency
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€5000 per semester.
City type Very large city (1m+)
Campus Type(s) Urban
Where do exchange students normally live? Private off-campus accommodation
Are exchange students guaranteed a place in University halls of residence? No
Which UoL semester would a student normally spend at this partner? Full academic year
Term Dates

Semester 1: August to December

Semester 2: January to June

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