Living in Madrid

Of the 130,000 foreign students visit Spain every year, over 20,000 choose Madrid to study a language that is starting to be essential in all spheres of life; in addition to the university students on Erasmus and Leonardo programs who come to Madrid from all over Europe to further their academic education.

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Estatua de Velázquez

7 reasons to learn Spanish… in Madrid

Madrid is pure ART. Just a few metres from each other, the best museums with the masterpieces of Goya, Velázquez and Picasso welcome visitors from all corners of the world.

Goya statue in front of the Prado Museum, in Madrid

Cultural immersion

As our learner’s objective is to enable the student to communicate effectively, our cultural activities program is an essential part of this process, since it is not only a transmitter of cultural contents but is also a path to make our learners more familiar with other surroundings, another culture and different points of view .

Pre-orientation materials

Orientation service

For Semester students, a Weekend orientation is offered to help student adjust to a new city and country with ease. Students will spend the weekend together in a hotel or hostal before going to their host families.

Two young foreigners share a flat in Madrid

Housing and meals

Housing is a homestay with carefully selected Spanish families. When living with a Spanish family, students are exposed to countless examples of authentic speech and different customs thus learning about these new aspects of language and culture with little effort.

Two foreign girls share a conversation

Conversation exchange

Communicating, speaking, conversing, talking are all principal objectives of the program. To this end, students will have a TANDEM partner, a linguistic exchange with a Spaniard.

Madrid tourist information

Travel services

Although our focus is on Spanish courses, we offer additional travel services to our students in order to offer them more comfort and peace of mind while visiting Madrid.

Start your study abroad experience in Spain

Summer camps for children and teenagers. 

If you sign up before May 31: free registration.
If you have already participated in a summer program at TANDEM: 15% discount + free registration.

Use the coupon code when booking: CAMPS2024