Introduction to IE University

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IE University is for students who approach learning as a way of life, and who are open to the world and to the transformative role of higher education. We provide a supportive community where students and faculty interact together in the learning process. 

The unique learning environment at IE University is built upon the bringing together of a personalized, student-centric community, within an open environment that embraces a rich diversity of individuals, ideas and approaches. Each year an average of 80 different countries are represented on its campuses in Segovia and Madrid, with over 65% of its students coming from outside of Spain.

With a humanistic approach, entrepreneurial spirit, innovative vision, and focus on academic rigor, IE University is committed to educating professionals and experts who will make a difference in society.

IE University is recognized for its quality in teaching and learning which counts it among the world’s top universities. In addition, its undergraduate programs are recognized by the most prestigious associations in their respective fields. 

  • IE University Community

    ‘IE University is for students who approach learning as a way of life, and who are open to the world and to the transformative role of higher education.

  • A Unique Learning Environment

    The essence of IE University is built upon the bringing together of a personalized, student-centered community, with an environment that is open to the world and embraces a rich diversity of individuals, ideas and approaches.

  • The Strategic Role of English in Higher Education

    IE University collaborated with British Council in organizing the conference “The Role of English in Higher Education: Issues, Policy and Practice” from 18-20 November, 2013. The aim of the conference was to foment the implementation of initiatives contributing to successful English Medium Instruction (EMI) delivery, as well as looking at the obstacles preventing it.

  • Reinventing Higher Education

    IE University’s international conference, Reinventing Higher Education, brings together university administrators, policy makers, entrepreneurs, academics, and media experts to discuss the current status and future evolution of higher education.

  • Junior Advisory Board

    IE University’s Junior Advisory Board brings together an annually selected group of talented high school junior students from across the globe, all of whom share a dedication to leadership and an interest in the improvement of Higher Education.

  • A Focus on Entrepreneurship

    Becoming an entrepreneur is not a career choice for everyone. But everyone can learn to think like an entrepreneur. The good news for university students and applicants is that your university may provide you with the courses, skills and resources you need in order to become a successful entrepreneur.

  • The Advantages of Studying at a Small University

    Are you looking for a university where you can feel like an individual, not a number? Want to challenge yourself academically, and get stuck in to the social side of things too? A smaller university could be ideal – here are six reasons why.

  • A bird’s-eye view of IE University

    This brochure provides a synopsis of IE University and an overview of the undergraduate programs that are offered. We list the top ten reasons that make us stand out, and for which students choose to study at IE University.

  • Recognition through excellence in teaching and learning

    IE University holds a leading position in Europe and worldwide among institutions of higher education for excellence in innovation and learning technologies. In addition, its undergraduate programs are recognized by the most prestigious associations in their respective fields, and highly regarded by employers of leading corporations.

  • Bachelor in Business Administration

    This program is ranked the 8th Best Undergraduate Business Program Worldwide, according to Youth Incorporated Global University Ranking 2013. The Bachelor in Business Administration is based on the expertise of IE Business School, and is accredited by the AACSB international. 

  • Architecture Internship Program

    The Bachelor in Architecture provides a unique and extensive internship program, unmatched by any other undergraduate Architecture programs in the world. 

  • Take your education one step further

    Students who wish to go on to study a Master degree at IE are provided with a recommendation of the ideal and specialized Bachelor and Master combinations,  and are given preferential access to the admissions process.