Teach & Learn in Spain
The objective of the Teach & Learn in Spain Program is to offer native English speaking students the opportunity of studying a Master’s Degree and be a language assistant in a school of the region of Madrid (Comunidad de Madrid). This program lasts one year.
This program offers funding to all admitted students.
Students can choose one of the following Masters’ Degrees:
- Master in International Education
- Master in Bilingual and Multicultural Education
- Master in Learning and Teaching Spanish as a Second Language
- Master in Teaching
Each MA Degree is accredited by the Universidad de Alcalá and includes 60 ECTS credits.
The cost of the program is €3,800.
How to fund your studies
When applying to the Master program students can choose one of the following options:
|OPTION A||OPTION B|
|DESCRIPTION||Student requests a placement in a charter or private school (Comunidad de Madrid) as language assistant. There is a limited number of placements. |
Students accepted into this option will obtain Financial Aid and Tuition Remission.
|Student requests a placement in a public school (Comunidad de Madrid) as language assistant. Under this option student gets a monthly stipend and pays tuition.|
|MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA||Hold a BA Degree Diploma||- Hold BA Diploma or expects to hold before May 2017|
- Not having been a language assistant in Comunidad de Madrid for the last two consecutive years.
|DURATION||Sep 15, 2017 – June 30, 2018 |
(between 18 and 25 hours per week)
|Oct 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018 |
(16 hours per week*)
|STUDENT OBTAINS||- Between 600€ and €800 per month (9,5 months) |
- Health insurance
- Tuition remission
|- €1,000 per month (9 months)* |
- Health insurance*
|APPLICATION PAYMENT||Students pay a deposit: €500 (Mar 28 – Apr 10, 2017). |
This deposit will be reimbursed as long as the student completes the program and does not leave before June 30, 2018
|Early Bird application period: |
- First payment: €500 (January 10-30, 2017)
- Second payment: €3,100 (May 15-30, 2017)
Student gets a 200€ discount
Standard application period:
· First payment: €500 (Mar 28 – Apr 10, 2017)
· Second payment: €1,000 (May 15-30, 2017)
· Third payment: €1,100 (Oct 1-15, 2017)
· Final payment: €1,200 (Feb 1-15, 2018)
|APPLICATION PERIOD||Jan 16 – Feb 24, 2017 |
Notification of acceptance: Mar 28, 2017
Students who are not eligible for OPTION A will be accepted under OPTION B as long as they meet the requirements and agree with the conditions
|Early Bird application period: November 2-30, 2016 |
Acceptance notification: December 20, 2016
Standard application period: Jan 16 – Feb 24, 2017
Acceptance notification: Mar 28, 2017
*These conditions are subject to what is established in the Language Assistants Program of the Comunidad de Madrid and may vary.