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Alcalingua offers
A university education tailored to the new educational demands of the European Higher Education Area, which prioritises a competence-based approach to education.
Experienced teachers committed to team-work, in constant communication and unceasingly involved in improving the quality of teaching.
Very high standards, for both teachers and students.
Many more hours of learning than those spent strictly in the classroom.
Cultural materials created by teachers and tailored to the different levels, the number of course hours and student needs.
Support teachers and tutors
Materials that have been specially selected by a group of expert teachers who continuously analyse and evaluate Spanish language books so that our students have the very best course texts.
Active and innovative methodologies in line with the guidelines set by the European Social Council and the Cervantes Institute.
A continuous assessment system based on the learning process and student work, not just a final examination.
A virtual support and communication platform throughout the course.
The School

Alcalingua is the centre of Alcalá University dedicated to teaching Spanish to foreign students. Its activities include different educational aspects: teaching Spanish language and culture, teachers training, Spanish for specific purposes, special programs for companies, Spanish for immigrants….

The Centre is located in Alcalá de Henares, a town where history and modernity come together in a cosmopolitan atmosphere, just 30 minutes from Madrid by public transport.


  • Ten teaching classrooms with interactive whiteboards and audio and video equipment.
  • A computer laboratory for students.
  • Wi-fi throughout the building.
  • Study and social areas equipped with appropriate furniture for students to meet in groups to chat or work.
  • A Student Services area where students can obtain information and advice on the following: study management, accommodation, visas, extracurricular activities, help with consular services and help with banking procedures.
  • In addition, students can use the other facilities at the University of Alcala: libraries, sports facilities, the fine arts room, the music room and the theatre and film hall, among others.


Alcalingua is engaged in technological and methodological research and updating through European collaboration programmes, participation with state institutions and with the University of Alcala.

We are also involved in a constant process of developing and digitising new materials to improve the quality of teaching and transmit Spanish language and culture to students, wherever they are.

Quality certification

Alcalingua holds an award for commitment to Tourist Quality.

Instituto Cervantes
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Compromiso de calidad

More info


Cecilia has been our teacher for more than 10 years. In this video she gives her opinion on why studying in Alcalingua University of Alcalá.


Aiko was living with us during an annual course, she was plenty integrated into Spanish daily life and acquired a very advanced level of language allowing her to use it for professional purposes.


Raphael needed to speak Spanish to continue his studies in Spain. He tells us about his experience at Alcalingua.


Gretchen is American. In the year she studied with us, she increase her knowledge of Spanish form very beginner to advance level . Good luck in your new life in New Orleans!


Our student Carissa gives her opinion on the courses at the center: the change from face-to-face courses to Virtual System courses gives her more time to study Spanish.


Teresa is Australian, she says that Alcalingua teachers reinforced their confidence to learn Spanish; She bases her opinion on the learning process that she lived in our center.

Estela estudiante alcalingua

Our student Estela has sent us a video with her opinion about Alcalingua and her experience when she studied at our center. Thank you very much, Estela!


León needed a high level of language to access the Spanish university. He studied an entire annual course with us.

Manu profesor
Alcalingua is working on developing the Virtual System (live). What do the participants think? In this video we have compiled the opinion of our teacher Manu and our student Esperanza.

Our team

Mª Ángeles Álvarez
Strategy and Innovation manager
Gabino Boquete
International Relations
Sonia Adeva
Academic Coordination
angel culebras
Finance Department
María Casas
Finance Department
Ana Gómez
Begoña Sanz Sánchez
Ana Zafra
Administration Department
Ángel Álvarez
Administration Department
Cristina Aparicio
Administration Department
Rafael Boquete
Administration Department
Rocío Báez
Administration Department

Our publications

Sueña 1
Sueña 2
Sueña 3
Sueña 4
Sueña 1 cuaderno ejercicios
Nuevo Sueña 2. Cuaderno de ejercicios.
Nuevo Sueña 3. Cuaderno de Ejercicios
Nuevo Sueña 4. Cuaderno de Ejercicios
Nuevo Sueña 1. Libro del Profesor
Nuevo Sueña 2. Libro del Profesor
Nuevo Sueña 3. Libro del Profesor
Nuevo Sueña 4. Libro del Profesor
Anaya ELE Intensivo A1. Libro del Alumno.
Anaya ELE Intensivo A1. Cuaderno de Ejercicios.
Anaya ELE Intensivo A2. Libro del Alumno.
Anaya ELE Intensivo A2. Cuaderno de Ejercicios.
Anaya ELE Intensivo B1. Libro del Alumno.
Anayaele Intensivo B1. Cuaderno de Ejercicios.
Anaya ELE Intensivo A1. Libro del Profesor.
Anaya ELE Intensivo A2. Libro del Profesor.
Anaya ELE Intensivo B1. Libro del Profesor.
Encuentros. A1. Libro del alumno
Encuentros - Español para inmigrantes. A1. Cuaderno de ejercicios
Encuentros - Español para inmigrantes. A2. Libro del alumno
Encuentros - Español para inmigrantes. A2. Cuaderno de ejercicios
Encuentros - Español para inmigrantes. B1. Libro del alumno
Encuentros B1. Cuaderno ejercicios.
Encuentros. B2. Libro del alumno
Encuentros - Español para inmigrantes. B2. Cuaderno de ejercicios
Español jurídico - Libro del alumno
Español jurídico - Cuaderno de ejercicios
Negocios - Libro del alumno
Negocios - Cuaderno de ejercicios
Ciencias de la Salud - Libro del alumno
Ciencias de la Salud - cuaderno de ejercicios