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 Fall
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,
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 (the amount could change for upcoming semesters)
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: 06/Mar/2023
1st Semester End Date: 07/Jul/2023
2nd Semester Dates: 31/Jul/2023
2nd Semester End Date: 01/Dec/2023
Credit Transfer Yes, 4 credits per course
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Number of Tuition Waved Participants 2
Additional Number of Students Accepted 8
Number of Fee Paying Students Accepted 10
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