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Master in North American Studies

Mode of study On campus:
from Monday to Wednesday
Duration and credits Academic Year:
60 ECTS credits
Dates Start: September
End: June
Location On campus Alcalá de Henares
and UCM
Language of instruction English

FAQ & Contact

You can pre-enroll on this website within the set deadlines.

The requirements can be viewed on the following link.

Provided you have a Degree accrediting a level of education equivalent to the corresponding official Spanish university degrees, and that allows access to postgraduate studies in the issuing country, you can be admitted to the MANAS. Entry by this route will not imply in any case the recognition of the previous title, or its recognition for purposes other than studying the teachings of the master’s degree. Therefore, the title will allow you to have access to the studies, but you may not exercise in Spain any profession that requires as a prerequisite having passed or recognition of the relevant university degree or equivalent (diploma, degree or engineering).

Information on enrollment procedures, deadlines, payment and documentation can be found on the following link.

For questions about reductions and exemptions please access the following link, for questions about scholarships and aids, please access the following link.

In addition, Instituto Franklin-UAH offers research scholarships for students who have completed the master’s degree. For more information about these scholarships, please click here.


Yes. You will find more information on the following link.


The academic calendar can be found on the following link.


These studies are mostly taught in English, so students are required to have level C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: learning, teaching and assessment (CEFR).


Classes will be held at the Faculty of Philology at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM) during the first semester and at the Instituto Franklin of the Universidad de Alcalá (UAH) during the second semester.


The Master’s Degree in American Studies is 60 ECTS credits, equivalent to one academic year.


This master does not require any internship.


Yes, for more information please see the following website.



For more information about how to access the University’s resources you can download the following pdf document.

Esperanza Cerdá Redondo

Coordinator of the Master’s Degree in American Studies.

Deputy Director of Instituto Franklin-UAH




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