17 November 2017 – Eje Prime
The Universidad de Navarra is going to expand its presence in Madrid. Iese, the entity’s business school, is going to start construction work in 2018 on a new campus with a surface area of 16,000 m2. The University will invest €24 million in the project. With the future building, which will be located next to the current faculty, the university will double its space in the town of Aravaca.
In addition to the new campus, Iese will build a car park with 300 parking spaces. The aim of the Universidad de Navarra is to triple the capacity of its business school in the Spanish capital, according to El Confidencial.
The design of the campus comprises four classrooms, one of which will be equipped with the latest technology, as well as an auditorium with capacity for more than 500 people. For the financing, the University de Navarra ‘s business school has launched a fundraising campaign, which aims to secure 70% of the investment from employer companies and the network of Iese former students, with the remaining funds being provided by the budgets of the institution itself.
Original story: Eje Prime
Translation: Carmel Drake