Semester exchange - Program Details

General Information Institution Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria
Program A/B Status: Cycle 1 Closed
Program A/B Status: Cycle 2 Closed
Timeline Study Abroad Year 2023
Semester Spring
Program Information Program Name Semester exchange
Program Type Program A/B
Program Description Applications are open for a stay of 1 or 2 semesters at USM. We're leaders in Latin America in STEM areas. We also offer a wide range of courses in humanities and humanities linked to engineering and technology.
Contact Information Felipe Aguirre, felipe.aguirreca@usm.cl
Teaching Language Mostly Spanish, but we also offer some courses taught in English in our main campus, Casa Central, in Valparaíso. However, a minimum quota must be me met in order to offer the courses.
Degree Level Undergraduate
Exchange Duration
Language Proficiency Requirements Accept Native English Yes
English Language Requirements: None
Other English Language Requirements None
Other Language Requirements Proof of Spanish language proficiency for at least a B1 level. Students can apply with an A2 level, but they must enroll in the Intensive Spanish course that takes place before the beginning of each semester. This course has a cost of USD330.
Academic Field Architecture, Business, Computer and Information Systems, Engineering, Mathematics, Natural Resources, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, Sustainability / Climate Change Studies
Facilities and Resources None
Scholarships Available: No
Scholarship Information N/A
Program Fees (All values are in USD) Tuition or Program Fee $0.00
Average Housing Cost $440.00 average per month.
Local Transportation $33.00 average per month. This can include cost of buses, trains, and other forms of public transportation.
Other Program Fees $330.00 excluding tuition. These may include activity, lab/materials, or other fees.
Cost of Living $745.00 average per month. This can include meals, pocket money, and entertainment.
Medical Insurance $220.00 per month.
Visa $150.00
Additional Program Information N/A
Supplementary Links International students' website Link
Intensive Spanish course and semester Spanish courses Link
About Chile Link
Program A/B Information Additional Information N/A
Required GPA N/A
Program Schedules 1st Semester Start Date: 01/Mar/2023
1st Semester End Date: 31/Jul/2023
2nd Semester Dates: 01/Aug/2023
2nd Semester End Date: 29/Dec/2023
Credit Transfer Yes, 4 credits per course
UCTS Calculator
Number of Tuition Waved Participants 2
Additional Number of Students Accepted 8
Number of Fee Paying Students Accepted 10
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