UPM (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid) is the Technical University of Madrid. UPM is ranked as the best technical university in Spain, and second overall. The university's Engineering degrees are considered to be the best in the country, and are highly rated in the rest of Europe, too. UPM is also a leading institution when it comes to research - its Parque UPM is amongst the most important research facilities in the country. As the university's main campus is in the Ciudad Universitaria, you can expect to be surrounded by students everywhere you go, giving you a strong sense of community that you won't always get in other parts of Madrid. To get to UPM, just get off the metro at Metropolitano station on Line 6, or catch one the buses servicing the area (132, F, C1, C2) Photo Credit: Santiago Urueña Pascual - Wikimedia
Avenida Ramiro de Maeztu, 7, 28040 Madrid
Phone number: 913366000
Living in Madrid is an incredible experience. Madrid is the best place in the country to savour all that Spanish cuisine has to offer, as well so many other local traditions. Here, you will always have something new to do, as Madrid is one of Europe’s most vibrant cities.
Madrid is home to one of the world’s most famous museums – the Museo del Prado. However, there are plenty more landmarks and museums to see. Whenever you want to party, the city will be ready for it! Studying in Madrid can’t be done without experiencing the tapas the city is known for. Head over to Malasaña or the party barrios near La Latina to experience just how the Madrileño students enjoy their tapas and cañas.
Book your accommodation in Madrid before moving to the city! Uniplaces is here to help!