Autonomous University of Madrid
Region: Southern Europe
Country/Region: Spain
Found Year: 1968
Address: Ciudad Universidtaria de Cantoblanco. C/ Einstein 3
Introduction

With about 30.000 students, more than 2.500 professors and researchers and a staff of more than 1.000, the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM) offers a comprehensive range of studies in its eight faculties. UAM is also proud of its strong research commitment that is reinforced by its six university hospitals and the ten institutes of CSIC, Spain’s National Research Council (five of them jointly run) and two Madrid’s Advanced Institutes that UAM hosts. UAM and CSIC have recently forged a Campus de Excelencia alliance that aims to create a world class research environment in Biosciences, Nanoscience and Advanced Materials, Theoretical Physics and Mathematics. Mission UAM’s three main values are excellence, leadership and commitment, to its students and society. UAM wants to excel as a research University, not only on its leading areas but across all of its many strong disciplines. UAM wants its students to be well prepared professionals but also alert, creative and innovative citizens of an open world. UAM also wants to be an active social agent and the cultural leader of its geographic area, and to project and transfer its research and knowledge to contribute to the well being of its environment. Finally, UAM is strongly committed to a sustainable environment, works closely with co-operation NGOs all over the world, and is particularly proud of its efforts to integrate people with disabilities and to promote gender equality.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
301-400
Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
301-400
2017
301-400
2018
301-400
2019
301-400
2020
301-400
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Physics
51-75
Mathematics
101-150
Food Science & Technology
101-150
Public Health
101-150
Hospitality & Tourism Management
101-150
Nanoscience & Nanotechnology
151-200
Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences
151-200
Chemistry
201-300
Key Statistics
30354
Total Enrollment
2828(9.3%)
International Students
23199
Undergraduate Enrollment
1265(5.5%)
International Students
7155
Graduate Enrollment
1563(21.8%)
International Students