University and Program Profile
The Universidad Antonio de Nebrija (Nebrija) is a private, top-ten Spanish University in Madrid. The university consists of two campuses. Campus Dehesa de la Villa is located in the university area of Madrid (Moncloa) and the Dehesa Campus is located in a natural park reserve in the outskirts of Madrid (Hoyo de Manzanares). Nebrija is a small university with approximately 4,000 students enrolled. The university prides itself for giving students individual attention and small class sizes with the student-teacher ratio at 15 to 1. Nebrija is an active member of the Socrates-Erasmus programs and receives 500 international students each year.
Madrid is located in the virtual centre of Spain, in the centre of Castille. Madrid is also the centre of government, home of the Spanish Parliament (las Cortes), the Spanish Stock Exchange (la Bolsa), and an important cultural and educational centre.
Madrid is known as an artistic centre and as a city with intense cultural activity and an active nightlife. Madrid has over 3 million inhabitants.
The character of the madrileños is known to be open and hospitable. Madrid is a city made up of immigrants from diverse origins, and this means that no one feels like a stranger for long.
Madrid has a continental climate, with cold winters and hot summers, although temperatures are rarely extreme (it rarely snows in the city, for example.) In the peak of winter, the temperature is around 7ºC (43ºF). In July and August the temperatures can reach 33ºC (90ºF). Madrid has the highest number of cloudless days of any European capital.
Cercanias Train: http://www.renfe.com/EN/viajeros/cercanias/madrid/index.html
Students must choose one of the course options below:
Option 1: Hispanic Studies Program
(2 courses taught in Spanish)
Option 2: Spanish Plus Program
(2 courses taught in English)
All students will complete a 240 hour internship + 10 hour internship seminar (non credit bearing)
Internships are available in Business, Engineering, Science and Hospitality
June 1st to August 11, 2017
Students must be available to stay for entire program dates.
Students pay fees directly to Nebrija upon acceptance. Credit is issued via an official transcript from Nebrija.
Included in Fees
• Spanish placement exam
• Orientation sessions
• Transcript of Records
• Administrative services
Students must have completed a minimum of two upper division Spanish language courses in order to apply.
A Language Proficiency Recommendation Report completed by your most current Language Instructor must be submitted in the Aztecs Abroad application to verify language ability.
Housing and Meals
Spanish Home-stay: Room and half-board, 800€ per month
Residence Hall Room and full board: 42€ per day*
**Estimated price for an individual room with private bath in a residence hall.
Students are required to purchase the SDSU comprehensive insurance plan and are automatically enrolled and billed via their SDSU account.
Application Instructions and Deadlines