University of Alcalá

University of Alcalá, Plaza de San Diego, Alcala de Henares, Spain

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The University of Alcalá (Spanish: Universidad de Alcalá) is a public university located in Alcalá de Henares, a city 35 km (22 miles) northeast of Madrid in Spain and also the third-largest city of the region. Originally founded in 1293 as a General Studio[2][3] for the public, and later refounded in 1977 the University of Alcalá is especially renowned in the Spanish-speaking world for its annual presentation of the highly prestigious Cervantes Prize. The University currently enrolls 28,336 students, 17,252 of whom are studying undergraduate degrees which are taught by a teaching staff of 2,608 professors, lecturers and researchers belonging to 24 departments. The University is also proud of its modern and efficient administration, which is carried out by the Administration and Services, comprising approximately 800 people.[4]

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Endowment: 160 million EUR

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Students: 22,836

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Male students 47 : 53 Female students

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