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Universidad Externado de Colombia
The Universidad Externado de Colombia (Externado University of Colombia) is a private university in Bogota, Colombia. Externado University is one of the oldest and most prestigious accredited private universities in Latin America as well as one of the most recognized in Colombia in the areas of Law; Finance, Government and International Relations; Account; Economics; and Business Administration. It is a higher learning and social sciences research institution, known for its rigor and academic excellence, as well as its pluralistic approach to academia upon which the institution was founded.
Spanish level determined by each academic unit in Universidad Externado (minimum B1- maximum B2)
Jan - May
July - November
First week of June
First week of December
*Please note, these dates are subject to change.
It is estimated that a single student living in Bogota will need approximately $500 US / $750 US a month to meet basic living expenses such as accommodation, food, books and equipment and other necessities. This figure is given as a guide only. The amount you actually spend will depend on your personal lifestyle.
Some estimated expenditures:
Apartments from $150 US to $350 US /month
Food: $150 US /month
Lunch in a restaurant close to the University: $7 US (15000 Pesos COP)
Public Transport: $50 US /month
Externado Student Health insurance: $25 US /month
Student ID card: $14 US /semester
Universidad Externado does not have on-campus accommodation. However, the University has agreements with LivvinX and CityU two residential buildings that offer student dorm style accommodation and provide a special discount for international exchange students from Universidad Externado. Your students can check the webpages in the links above. For more information, please check brochure.
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.