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Spanish courses and exams

cursos de español

500 millon people speak Spanish around the world. Take the opportunity and learn it at UC3M, with qualified teachers and study resources that will help you improve your level.


What we offer

  • Methodology based on communication skills.
  • Innovative MOOC platform in which teachers upload materials and activities.
  • Small groups.
  • Levels based on Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: from A1 to C2.
  • Diploma that certifies the level, duration and grade obtained.
  • The courses are open to students, faculty and staff of the UC3M as well as visitors. Students are required to have finished secondary studies.

Our courses

Yearlong 600 h 3.550 € 60 *
Summer courses 40 h 255 € 4 *
Intensive: September - January 40 h 255 € 4*
Semester: 1st semester - 2nd semester 40 h 255 € 4 *
Spanish for business: 1st semester - 2nd semester 20 h 150 € 2,5 *
Spanish language for chinese graduate students (information only in Spanish) 40h & 20h 255 €  
Workshops 10 h 70 €  

* The Home University will decide about credit recognition.

DELE: Official diploma of Spanish as a foreign language

University Carlos III is an authorized examination center for the DELE (official diploma of Spanish as a foreign language). There are two exam dates: April and July on Getafe Campus.

> DELE exam

> DELE preparation course