One of the most visited countries in the world, Spain is the preferred educational center for its rich culture and history. Spain, located on the Iberian Peninsula in south-western Europe. Spanish universities offer study programs in English and Spanish languages. There are 78 universities in Spain, 51 of which are state universities and 27 are private universities.
Famous universities are located in Madrid, the capital city of Spain and in the 2nd largest city Barcelona. Spain, a member of the European Union, is also a member of the European Higher Education Area. As a result of this membership, Spanish universities are also recognized by 48 European countries and other countries around the world. Spanish universities use the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). This is a main standard for ensuring compliance within European education system.