Students will stay in the main building of El Escorial, which is now managed by the University of Madrid specifically for such courses. The location is 30km from central Madrid and is served by a very frequent bus and train service (45 mins to/from Madrid Chamartín Railway Station).
El Escorial is a popular tourist destination from Madrid for day trips, and is a pleasant and busy town with many shops, bars and restaurants.
Please click here for more information on El Escorial.
Direction to El Escorial (from Madrid airport)
By car: El Escorial is 70 Km from Madrid airport and it takes about 50 minutes by car.
By public transport: If you wish to travel to El Escorial by either train or bus please got to https://www.rome2rio.com/s/Madrid-Airport-MAD/El-Escorial where you will find detailed information.
In order to register for the Summer School, please fill out the registration form, email it to and pay the fees via the PayPal button below (credit and debit cards accepted). Once we have received both payment and application form, we will confirm your place in the course, if space is still available.
The deadline for registrations is 30th June 2019.
Provisional timetable now available