Madrid, Spain

Madrid is one of those fantastic cities where immersion isn’t just a benefit of the program, it’s a way of life. Indeed, it’s hard to resist the energy, excitement, and culture of this capital city, and the many programs we offer here give you a chance to study and live in one of the world’s most dynamic metropolises.

Depending on which program you choose, classes are taught either at the Instituto Internacional or the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, both highly respected institutions. Students live in local households and eat meals with their host families. Visit the BU Madrid website.

Madrid offers numerous cultural excursions, from museums to the arts to Real Madrid. Trips include visits to other Spanish cities.

Programs in Madrid

Madrid Engineering Program

Engineering students have the opportunity to take technical and engineering courses through the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid or the Instituto Internacional en España.
Tags: English Speaking, Especially for Sophomores, Spring, Undergraduate
Focus: Engineering

Madrid Management Internship Program

Madrid Management Internship Program

Students of management can participate in a one-semester management internship program.
Tags: Spanish Speaking, Spring
Focus: Business & Management, Economics

Ray Green leading students on a tour of the Old Quarters

Madrid Science Program

Taught in English, this program offers science courses (think organic chemistry, cell biology), and Spanish language and civilization classes.
Tags: English Speaking, Especially for Sophomores, Fall, Undergraduate
Focus: Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Pre-Health, Science

Madrid Summer Spanish Studies Program

Madrid Spanish Studies Program (Summer)

Students enjoy six weeks of study and cultural immersion in Spain’s capital.
Tags: General focus, Spanish Speaking, Summer, Undergraduate
Focus: Literature, Spanish Language