Universidad de Chile (Santiago)
Universidad de Chile (Santiago) is a universitywide partner in Santiago, Chile.
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General information for exchange students
Why study at Universidad de Chile? (YouTube)
The University of Chile is an institution with a high degree of decentralization, so semester dates may differ per faculty.
Semester I: Beginning of March - End of July
Semester II: Beginning of August - Mid-December
Orientation generally commences in the beginning of March for Semester I and at the end of July for Semester II.
Exams take place at the end of July for Semester I and in December for Semester II.
GPA (Average Grade)
There are no GPA requirements for this programme.
English Language Requirement
It is recommended you start your language course early!
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
All, according to previous academic experience and ability to work in Spanish.
|Courses at Master’s level|
|Language of instruction|
Universidad de Chile doesn’t have student residences, but the program offers assistance with a data base of Chilean families for housing, and each accepted student has information about housing in their acceptance package.
|Estimated living costs per month|
The average cost of living per month (accommodations, food and transportation within Santiago) is about US$800 or US$1.000
Housing: US$ 400.-
(Estimate from 2020)
You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table
|Number of places available|
4 places per year.
Selection was not necessary in the past few years.
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.