The Universidad de los Andes GO Spanish Language program aims to improve student's language competence as well as gaining insight into the Chilean and Latin American culture. 

The academic content will be presented in four units of study that cover different areas and allow participants to get to know the country and the region while enhancing language skills. 

Fields of study

  • Spanish Language (levels A2 and B1)

More information regarding the course available can be found on host university website

Credit equivalent 

1 course = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units if 1 course is successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Visa Information

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct visa for the country where you will be studying. As the Global Experiences team is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Contact the host university for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard Global Experiences Student Eligibility Criteria and the UAndes eligibility criteria. 

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The course tuition fee will cost you approximately $3,200 AUD, this does not include accommodation.

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

Applications for this program have closed.

Program Dates

Start: 02 January 2020
End: 30 January 2020

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Santiago, Chile
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate & Postgraduate*

*Postgraduates can attend the program as not-for-credit only


If you participate in a short-term program you may also be eligible to submit an application for an OS-HELP loan if your program is for-credit and you are enrolled as a Commonwealth supported student. 

Application Deadlines

15 January for overseas study commencing March to August
15 March for overseas study commencing May to October
15 June for overseas study commencing August to January
15 September for overseas study commencing November to April

Refer to the funding page for more information on eligibility requirements and loan amounts. 

Global Experiences 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.​