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The University of Madrid (Spanish: Universidad de Madrid) can refer to several academic institutions in Madrid, Spain:

  • The Complutense University of Madrid (Universidad Complutense de Madrid, UCM), a public university founded in 1293, initially called the Universitas Complutensis, later the Universidad de Madrid, later the Universidad Central, and re-named the Universidad Complutense de Madrid after the fall of the Franco regime; traditionally the institution to which the "University of Madrid" refers.
  • The Rey Juan Carlos University (Spanish: Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, URJC) is a public university located in Madrid (Spain), whose name refers to king Juan Carlos I of Spain. It was created in 1996 and has the Latin motto Non nova, sed nove ("Not new things, but in a new way"). Its headquarters are located in Móstoles, where the Rectorate is, although URJC is divided in four campus.
  • The Polytechnic University of Madrid (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, UPM), a public university founded in 1971, composed of the former technical schools of the University of Madrid.


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