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  • Locations: Madrid, Spain
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Restrictions: JHU applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Summer
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Notification Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 02/15/2019 ** Varies by program TBA TBA

** Applications must be submitted by 10:00 pm. Study Abroad applicants should note that the deadline indicated here is for Hopkins only; external programs may have earlier deadlines.
Fact Sheet:
GPA Requirement: 3.0 Housing Type: Homestay
Language of Instruction: English Areas of Study: Biomedical Engineering, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Civil Engineering, Communication System Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Electrical Power Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Health & Engineering, Industrial Electronics and Automation Engineering, Industrial Technologies Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Telecommunication Technologies Engineering, Telematics Engineering
Program Type: Hopkins-sponsored Program Advisor: Jessica Mervis
Language Prerequisite: No Hopkins Application Fee: $25
Program Description:
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Hopkins Engineering in Spain
Research Internships at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Madrid - Puerta del Sol Summer

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M), host of the JHU semester study abroad program in Madrid, offers Hopkins undergraduate engineering students the opportunity to participate in guided engineering projects in labs on campus. Each student will be assigned to a tutor who will guide and supervise the student’s task and research paper.

Summer Engineering Abroad Info Session
Monday, December 10th
2-3 pm
Sherwood Room, Levering Hall


Madrid, Spain 

Students will live in the center of Madrid and will work in labs on the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) Leganés campus.

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Areas of Study

Research placements will be available in the following fields of engineering:
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Communication System Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical Power Engineering
  • Energy Engineering
  • Industrial Electronics and Automation Engineering
  • Industrial Technologies Engineering
  • Mechanic EngineeringMadrid - Architecture
  • Telecommunication Technologies Engineering
  • Telematics Engineering
For more information about Engineering research at UC3M, click here

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Late May to Late July
Deadline: March 1

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  • 3.0 GPA or above
  • Engineering majors
  • No Spanish language knowledge is required
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Courses and Credits

Students will earn 3 ungraded JHU credits for the course, EN.500.501 General Engineering Research, upon successful completion of the program.

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The cost of the program in Summer 2018 was $6,525. The cost for the Summer 2019 program will be posted soon. The program cost will be billed to the JHU student account and includes housing, all meals, an excursion to Galicia, local transportation, and international health insurance.

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Students will be placed with English-speaking host families in the center of Madrid, which will provide them with logistical support (meals, laundry services, internet access, etc.) during their stay. All of the homes are in safe neighborhoods within walking distance of public transportation.

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Application Process

Click the green "Apply Now" button at the top/bottom of this page to start the application process.

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More Information

Click here for more information about Engineering at UC3M