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Driving Innovation

A transformational experience that will enhance your unique value and enable you to play a leading role in shaping the world.

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 over 100 nationalities are represented on its campuses in Segovia and Madrid, with over 65% of its students coming from outside of Spain.

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.

With an innovative vision, entrepreneurial spirit, and a focus on humanities and academic rigor, IE University is committed to educating professionals and experts who will make a difference in society. Our practice-based approach to learning starts in the classroom and continues in different parts of the world to fully prepare IE University students to become international professionals.

If you want an inspiring and challenging education that will shape who you are and who you will become, IE University will broaden your horizons, connect you to the world, and guide you on the unique path needed to achieve your goals.

Two ideal locations

Enjoy the right university experience for you with the choice of two campuses - a truly international university campus in Segovia, and an urban campus in the heart of Madrid’s business district.

A true campus experience

The IE University campus in the city of Segovia offers a true campus experience. It is housed in the Convent of Santa Cruz la Real, a historic building declared a national heritage site in 1931. Segovia is only 25 minutes from Madrid by high-speed train, and welcomes students from over 80 countries to a global university setting, with an atmosphere that is both academic and lively

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In the heart of a vibrant urban center

The IE University campus is located in the financial center of Madrid, a leading European capital. Our students benefit from a global learning environment, toptier networking opportunities, and facilities equipped with the latest generation technologies – all shared with the prestigious top-ranked IE Business School and its multiple buildings.

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Beyond the Deep Blue

In the era of globalization and electronic revolution, a new model of university is needed. IE University was born in the 21st century alongside the disruptive technologies which have broken down international borders and ushered in an era of constant shifts and change for global business. This publication aims to open a window onto how IE University is carving a relevant space to train tomorrow’s leaders with its unique blend of academic rigor, entrepreneurial innovation, and a brave commitment to the humanities and diversity. With insights from professors, students, independent professionals and experienced writers, these pages combine features about the university with exploratory articles and essays covering cross-cutting global issues.