usm / Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria
Student Exchange
Valparaiso Chile
Program A/B
2022 Spring (1st,2nd Cycle)

General Information

Host Institution

Founded in 1931, the USM is recognized as one of Latin America's best universities for its scientific and technological excellence. The USM is a Nonprofit Private Foundation, with the character of private university, belonging to the Chilean Universities President Council (CRUCh). In the latest Times Higher Education (THE), the USM was ranked in the range 251-300 (1st in Latin America and Chile). Its professionals are as valued for their leadership as they are for their broad knowledge in science and the humanities. To study at USM is a unique and unforgetable opportunity, for international students and Chilean students alike. The USM offers 84 programs at Undergraduate (17.000 students) and Postgraduate level (3.000 students). Its institutional accreditation given by CNA-Chile is for 6 years (2016-2022).
Areas of study: engineering, architecture, humanities.

Country/Territory
Chile
Mailing Address
2390123
Avenida Espana 1680 , Valparaiso , Region de Valparaiso
Tel
+56-32-265-4599
Fax
+
Website

http://www.oai.usm.cl/

Timeline
Study Abroad Year
2022
Semester
Spring Semester
Nomination Deadline
1st cycle:11/Oct/2021
2nd cycle: 11/Oct/2021
Contact information

felipe.aguirreca@usm.cl

Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

4students / Semester

approx USD $4700

Local currency3.500.000

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒750

Update date 09/Oct/2021 23:56:38
Outline ID 841

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content Aeronautics
Architecture
Business
Chemical and Environmental
Chemistry
Civil Works
Design Product
Electric
Electronics
Industrial
Informatics
Mathematics
Mechanics
Metalugy, Materials & Mining
Physics
Teaching Language Spanish
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 29/Jul/2022 To: 29/Jul/2022
2nd Semester
From: 03/Aug/2022 To: 09/Dec/2022
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study

Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English
DELE (Diplomas de Español como Lengua Extranjera): DELE B1

Spanish B1.

Academic Field
Architecture
--Environmental Design/Architecture, --Landscape Architecture, --Urban Planning,
Business
--Accounting, --Actuarial Science, --Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, --Auditing, --Business Communications, --Business Management, --Business Statistics, --Construction Management, --E-Commerce, --Economics, --Entrepreneurship, --Fashion Merchandising, --Finance, --Human Resources Management, --Insurance, --International Business/Trade/Commerce, --Labor and Industrial Relations, --Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management, --Management Information Systems, --Marketing, --Organizational Behavior Studies, --Organizational Leadership, --Real Estate,
Computer and Information Sciences
--Artificial Intelligence, --Computer and IT Support Services, --Computer Applications Programming, --Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications, --Informatics, --Modeling, Virtual Environments and Simulation, --Web Page/Multimedia Design,
Engineering
--Aeronautical Engineering, --Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering, --Chemical Engineering, --Civil Engineering, --Computer Engineering, --Computer Software Engineering, --Drafting and Design Technology, --Electrical and Electronics Engineering, --Environmental Engineering, --Hydraulics and Fluid Power Technology, --Industrial Engineering, --Mechanical Engineering, --Metallurgical Engineering, --Mining and Mineral Engineering, --Robotics, and Automation Engineering, --Systems Engineering, --Water Resources Engineering,
Physical Sciences
--Astronomy, --Chemistry, --Physics,
GPA
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Others

  • https://oai.usm.cl/en/international-students/exchange-at-the-usm/accommodation/
Housing charge
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 300 - 400 per month
Medical Insurance Required (For student)
Visa Process To be applied at nearest Chilean consulate to place of residence.
Memo

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:30/Mar/2022To:29/Jul/2022(4 months)
Second Semester
From:03/Aug/2022To:09/Dec/2022(4 months)
Third Semester
Fourth Semester
Website of academic year
https://oai.usm.cl/extranjeros/intercambio-en-la-usm/calendario-academico/

Semester Load in Credits/Units

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

Minimum
15ECTS
Maximum
30ECTS

General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation
180ECTS
Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program
6Years

The Nomination period has not started.

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