The GO Chilean Culture program provides a unique experience for students to learn about Chile's culture, starting from the Prehispanic period until today. 

This program emphasises the history of Chile's culture through a sociological view of how Chile's culture came to be, with a deep understanding of the role played by the different migratory waves suffered throughout its history. It is also an opportunity to learn Spanish, while enjoying summer at the UANDES campus. 

Field of Study

  • Chilean culture
  • Spanish language

More information regarding the course available can be found on the program brochure and course profile. 

Credit Equivalent

4 Credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 4 Credits are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Eligibility and Application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and the Go UAndes eligibility criteria. 

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The tuition fee is approximately $2,680 AUD. Program and application fees may also apply. More information regarding fees can be found on the program brochure. 

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.


Accommodation is not included, but the UAndes International Relations Office can arrange or recommend external housing options upon request. More information regarding accommodation can be found in the program brochure.

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: Summer applications for this program have now closed
Host: 19 November 2018

Program Dates

Start: 02 January 2019
End: 23 January 2019

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Santiago, Chile
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate*

*Postgraduates may participate in this program not-for-credit only

UQ Abroad Information Sessions

Students are encouraged to register and attend an information session to receive more details on the short-term application process, eligibility criteria, funding etc.​