uvm / Universidad Vina del Mar
Vina del Mar Chile
Program A/B
2020 Spring (1st,2nd Cycle)
GPA 72.5%

General Information

Host Institution

The Universidad Viña del Mar is an accredited, private university with over 30 years of experience providing quality education to its Chilean and international students alike.

The UVM is located in the fifth region of Chile, just one and half hours from Santiago and 20 minutes from the historical coastal city of Valparaiso. On top of being considered the university city of Chile, Viña del Mar provides a safe, economically stable environment where students can learn and grow in their knowledge of the culture.

Mailing Address
Diego Portales 90 , Vina del Mar , Valparaiso



Study Abroad Year
Spring Semester
Nomination Deadline
1st cycle:10/Jul/2019
2nd cycle: 19/Sep/2019
Contact information


Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

2students / Semester

approx USD $3700

Local currency2.553.000

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒690

Update date 16/Dec/2019 07:26:39
Outline ID 301

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content Exchange Program at UVM careers: (B2 Spanish Level or Higher)
Spanish Semester Program for International Students with credits (Fee pay program): $3150USD
English Semester Program for International Students with credtis (Fee pay program): $3700USD
Teaching Language Spanish (B2 level or higher) and English (Semester in English) B2 level.
Spanish Semester from A1 level.
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 24/Feb/2020 To: 26/Jun/2020
Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English
TOEIC: 790 - 860, TOEFL iBT: 87 - 98, IELTS: 6 - 6.5, TOEFL ITP: 602 - 636 or
SEIKEN (Evaluacion Oficial del Conocimiento de la Lengua Espanola): 2, SEIKEN (Evaluacion Oficial del Conocimiento de la Lengua Espanola): 3, DELE (Diplomas de Español como Lengua Extranjera): DELE B2

The UVM can accept a letter from the coordinator that certifies the level of English or Spanish with the institutional stamp and signature. For the UVM career courses the student must have B2 Spanish level or higher, For the Spanish Semester there is no problem because the students can take courses from A1 level if neccesary.

The UVM can accept a letter from the coordinator that certifies the level of English or Spanish with the institutional stamp and signature. For the Spanish Semester there is no problem because the students can take courses from A1 level if neccesary.

Academic Field
--Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture, --Viticulture and Enology,
--Environmental Design/Architecture, --Landscape Architecture, --Urban Planning,
Area Studies
--Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other, --Latin American Studies,
--Business Communications, --Business Management, --Business Statistics, --Construction Management, --Economics, --Entrepreneurship, --Finance, --Human Resources Management, --International Business/Trade/Commerce, --Marketing, --Organizational Leadership,
--Advertising, --Digital Communication and Media, --Journalism, --Public Relations,
Computer and Information Sciences
--Health Teacher Education, --Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, --Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language,
--Civil Engineering, --Computer Engineering, --Environmental Engineering, --Mining and Mineral Engineering,
English Language and Literature
--General Literature,
Foreign Languages and Literatures
--Spanish Language and Literature,
Health Sciences
--Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology, --Dentistry, --Dietetics, --Health and Wellness, --Nursing Midwifery, --Nursing Science, --Orthoptics, --Pharmacy, --Veterinary Sciences,
--History, Other,
Hospitality and Tourism
--Tourism Management,
Human Services
--Social Work,
Law/Criminal Justice
--International Law, --Legal Assistant/Paralegal, --Legal Studies,
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Natural Resources/Conservation
--Environmental Science,
--Educational Psychology,
Sports Studies
--Kinesiology and Exercise Science,
Visual and Performing Arts
--Art History, --Interior Design,

Applications from students with lower scores can be accepted with a letter from their University coordinator explaining the current situation of the student and the opportunity that an exchange represents for her/him.

2.9 / 4 (72.5%)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Home stay
  • Others

  • The student can also find options to rent a room or an apartment close to the campus.
    The Home stay includes: Laundry, 3 meals per day, wifi, a room, and normal services as water (hot included), light and clean of the shared spaces.
Housing charge
Local currency
  • 2.460.000
Home stay
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 300 - 400 per month
Medical Insurance Others
The student must present as mandatory an International Health Insurance that must cover as mandatory the repatriation of mortal remains.
Visa Process Request the information: international@uvm.cl

Please inform prospective dates of acceptance if the dates would be later than UMAP's Timeline for onlire placement period. It helps students to choose their preferences.


Link to the Course List available for international students / Other related links

Regular Academic Calendar (indicate the period)

First Semester
From:24/Feb/2020To:26/Jun/2020(4 months)
Second Semester
From:27/Jul/2020To:27/Nov/2020(4 months)
Third Semester
Fourth Semester
Website of academic year

Semester Load in Credits/Units

1UCTS = 1Credit/1.5ECTS/3CATS *What's UCTS?


General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation
Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

This program has been closed for appplications

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