Universidad de Concepción
Founded in 1919 in the coastal city of Concepción, in Southern Chile’s Bío Bío Region, the Universidad de Concepción has long been one of the nation’s leading higher education institutions, making significant contributions to the country’s scientific and cultural development. The Universidad de Concepción offers a full range of study programs, in subject areas ranging from the humanities to the basic and applied sciences, furnishing a solid foundation for undergraduate and graduate teaching degrees, and for research. Through its more than 700 teaching and research laboratories, the university strives to contribute not only to the advancement of education, but also of the nation.
In this attractive natural environment, students experience strong, steady growth as they prepare for their professional careers. Through its schools at three campuses, and other units, the university develops research projects on the same level as those encountered at the world’s most renowned leading universities.
Each year, the university receives numerous professors and lecturers from around the world, who exchange their experiences with the faculty, and share their knowledge and expertise.
The Universidad de Concepción is located in Chile's Bío Bío region. Concepción has a great cultural life and incredible urban and tourist services.
The Barrio Universitario (University Neighborhood) is an artistic patrimony in which you can find museums, musicals, and cinema festivals, as well as less formal cultural demonstrations. Located in the middle of a beautiful landscape, Concepción is surrounded by Caracol Hill, as well as the Andalien and Bío Bío Rivers. Concepción is one of the main cities in Chile with a population of 200,000 inhabitants. It sits about 500 km south of Santiago, the country's capital.
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$5,825.00 USD (Per semester)
- Housing: $2,000
- Meals: $3,000
- Books: $200
- Transportation: $500
- Health Insurance: $125
Does not include tuition and fees, student visa, airfare or personal expenses
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