Universidad Austral is ranked among the top 10 universities in Latin America.
The university has three campuses, one located in the city center and has the international department. The second campus is in Pilar, right outside the city center and the third in Rosario, 300 km from Buenos Aires.
The university is private and was established in 1991, they use modern teaching methods with focus on participation of the students.
The city of Buenos Aires has about 14 million people, approximately 3 million live in the city center. It is a beautiful city with many historical buildings, colorful areas and bustling nightlife.
UiA has up to two free spots per semester. Students who do not get a free spot will have to pay about $5,000 a semester in tuition fees.
Credits and Modules
15 credits from Universidad Austral translate to 30 ECTS credits at UiA. Most courses are 3 credits, so you must take 6 courses per semester. The university offers several courses in English each semester in the field of culture, politics, history and literature.
The university does not have its own student accommodation, but the international office offers help with the communication with private homeowners. You may want to arrive in the country at least a week before the start of your studies to secure your accommodation.