European University of Madrid

European University of Madrid
Universidad Europea de Madrid (UEM)
Type Private, for-profit
President Miguel Carmelo García
Rector Águeda Benito Capa
Students 14,000
Location Madrid, Spain

C./ Tajo s/n
28670 Villaviciosa de Odón

Others in:- La Moraleja (Alcobendas, Madrid) and Valencia
Colours Black, Maroon, and White             
Affiliations Laureate Education, Inc.

European University of Madrid (Universidad Europea de Madrid in Spanish language, UEM) is a private university in Madrid, Spain.

The school is owned by Laureate Education, Inc., and has 12,500 students.


Founded in 1995, the school was purchased in 1999 by Sylvan Learning Systems, Inc. In 2004, Sylvan Learning Systems later changed its name to Laureate Education Inc.

During 2010/2011 the University has adapted almost all the teachings it offers to the European Higher Education Area.


From To Rector
1995 2001 Juan Salcedo Martínez
2001 2004 Fernando Fernández Méndez de Andés
2004 2009 Antonio Bañares Cañizares
2009 Present Águeda Benito Capa

Honorary doctors

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