Who we are

OUR MISSION

IE University is committed to its students, faculty and wider academic community. We offer a dynamic, transformational learning environment that shapes the people who will go on to shape the world.

OUR VISION

IE University is a place for forward-thinking visionaries to learn in a transformative environment. Immerse yourself in a supportive community of students and faculty who interact together with new ideas and approaches to fuel the innovative learning process.

This diverse, dynamic hub consists of an average of 130 different countries represented on campus each year, with over 75% of its students coming from outside Spain.

We pride ourselves on our innovative vision and entrepreneurial spirit, fueled by academic rigor and a strong focus on the humanities. Our practice-based approach goes beyond the classroom walls, taking our students to the frontlines of their respective fields.

IE University is more than just an education. It’s a complete academic and professional experience that broadens horizons, connects the world and provides students with a personalized career path to help them achieve their goals.

RECOGNITION AND RANKINGS

IE University proudly boasts its top rankings by some of the most prestigious associations in their respected fields. Each discipline is also highly regarded amongst employers from some of the world’s largest corporations.

  • 1st
    In Spain

    Youth Incorporated, Global University Rankings 2019

    2019
  • 6th
    Best BBA Worldwide

    Youth Incorporated, Global University Rankings 2019

    2019
  • 5th
    in Europe

    Youth Incorporated, Global University Rankings 2019

    2019
  • 7th
    in Recruiter Satisfaction Worldwide

    Youth Incorporated, Global University Rankings 2019

    2019
  • 9th
    in Student Satisfaction Worldwide

    Youth Incorporated, Global University Rankings 2019

    2019
  • 18th
    Top University Worldwide

    Youth Incorporated, Global University Rankings 2019

    2019
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Welcome from the rector

IE University’s Rector welcomes you to our institution of higher education and urges you to browse our website for more information. He invites you to take a visit to our campus where you will be able to witness our commitment to our students and their learning processes.

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Governing Body

GOVERNING BODY

Our dedicated Governing Body works together to ensure our students at IE University are offered an innovative academic experience that will prepare them for the professional working world, tailoring personalized career paths to each individual’s goals.

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IE Milestone

IE milestones

Since our conception, we at IE University have evolved into the dynamic, diverse, and global community we see today. Expanding departments, nationalities, and programs on offer, we have helped launched over 60,000 students’ careers in a wide range of fields.

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Latest news

IE University lights up with a series of TBA21–Academy videos on the challenges of climate change

The artwork by artist Will Benedict have been projected onto the façade of an IE University building.

One of the buildings of IE University in Madrid has been used as a giant outdoor film screen this week for a series of videos entitled “All Bleeding Stops Eventually”, created by artist Will Benedict and digital edutainment platform DIS in collaboration with Chus Martínez, commissioned by TBA21–Academy for its initiative Ocean Archive.

The videos were specially created to focus attention on a report by the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change which revealed that since 1970, the world’s oceans have warmed steadily as they have absorbed more than 90% of excess heat in the climate.

13 Dec 2019

 

Arts & Humanities
Francesca Thyssen-Bornemisza | IE University

Francesca Thyssen-Bornemisza defends the role of art as an agent of change for sustainability at IE University

The prestigious collector takes part in a panel on art as a catalyst for social change.

04 Dec 2019

 

Arts & Humanities
COP25 | IE University

Universities are an essential pillar for the Development of the 2030 Agenda

IE University has organized a series of conferences, round tables and events as parallel activities of the COP25.

04 Dec 2019

 

Conferences, Lectures & Seminars, Events, Global & Public Affairs
IE Venture Lab | IE University

IE University startups attract €70 million in funding

Mamu, a startup formed by graduates of IE Business School's International MBA, was the winner of the event in the Spanish capital.

02 Dec 2019

 

Entrepreneurship, Events, Scholarships, Awards & Contests
IE University & China Federation of Industrial Economics signed a MoU

IE University & China Federation of Industrial Economics signed a MoU to promote exchange and cooperation between China and the West in various fields

The Memorandum of Understanding signed by both parties is to align and enhance the mission of the Belt & Road Initiative.

02 Dec 2019

 

Business
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