International Exchange

Madrid, Spain  // Universidad Antonio de Nebrija

Images of Nebrija!

University and Community Overview:
  • 2,800 students
  • 10/1 instructor/student ratio
  • 500 international students
  • Two beautiful campuses: La Berzosa (in the city) and La Dehesa de la Villa (in a park outside of the city)
  • Students are required to stay in a homestay or with a Spanish family


Subject Areas of Interest:
  • Advertising and Public Relations, Business, AV Communications, Journalism, Marketing, Hispanic Studies, Spanish Language Translation and Interpretation


  • Intermediate Spanish language proficiency preferred
  • Some courses are taught in English
  • Intensive Spanish language study is available prior to the beginning of the semester for an additional fee


Exchange Duration:
  • Semester of full year, direct enrollment


Drake Resources (people who have been there!):

David Wright, Journalism (
Gretchen Beckley, International Programs (

University News
October 20, 2016
The Comparison Project will present the third event in its 2016–2017 series on death and dying. A community interfaith dialogue on Oct. 27 will feature representatives of three different refugee religions in Des Moines.