The Global College is a co-educational day and boarding school for 15 to 18-year-olds, offering an innovative IB Diploma Programme, anchored in the history and values of IE University.
We prepare students from all over the world for access to leading universities. We do this through our highly personalised curriculum, superb mentoring and career guidance, and focus on the skills needed in a world of rapid technological change.
The Global College offers the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP), an internationally accepted qualification for entry into higher education. Renowned for its academic rigour, the IBDP entails a multidisciplinary curriculum that focuses on nurturing critical thinking and research skills.
The Global College has established a partnership with IE University, a top university in Spain recognized worldwide for its excellence in innovation. We offer a uniquely entrepreneurship-focused education through our strategic alliance. Students develop an Entrepreneurship Project in teams, which instils essential skills like complex problem-solving, creativity and communication.
All courses at The Global College are delivered in English but international students have the option of taking Spanish classes. Our urban campus and boarding house are located in the heart of Madrid, in vibrant and safe districts, allowing students to fully immerse themselves in Spanish culture and enjoy all that Madrid has to offer.
With our challenging and holistic curriculum, an education at The Global College will prepare students for access to the world’s leading universities. Our emphasis on 21st Century skills will no doubt put them in good stead to navigate a world facing rapid technological change. We have unique insight into what prestigious international universities look for in students thanks to our strategic alliance with IE University, its agreements with over 160 universities in 50 countries worldwide, and its extensive network of more than 60,000 alumni.