Program Overview

Tango (and study) your way through the vibrant city of Buenos Aires. As the cultural and economic capital of Argentina, there’s more room to explore and learn about Argentinian culture than time will allow. The World Endeavors study abroad program in Buenos Aires is held at the Universidad de Belgrano, boasting a great program for international students. Living and studying in this upscale Buenos Aires neighborhood will make it difficult to return home.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Argentina is famous for its quality wine and vineyards, delicious food, and world-renowned natural wonders such as Iguazu Falls
  • Universidad de Belgrano offers a wide array of course options with an emphasis on design, communication, and business
    • Enroll in cultural workshops from classical latin art to nutrition
  • Sharpen your Spanish by enrolling in language courses and using what you learn in the city around you

REQUIREMENTS

  • Current official undergraduate degree transcript.
  • Valid passport until at least 6 months after your program end date. Copy of your passport (photo page)
  • CV/Resume
  • Universidad de Belgrano application form. The application process can be extensive but World Endeavors staff will walk you through it!
  • Students will be responsible for obtaining the appropriate visa

Location

From stunning natural landscapes in Patagonia to the vibrant city life of Buenos Aires, Argentina offers a one-of-a-kind experience for students looking to study abroad. Nestled in the upscale Belgrano neighborhood of Buenos Aires, Universidad de Belgrano is surrounded by shopping, parks, and trendy food options. Buenos Aires often referred to as the “Paris of South America”, is a city where art, music, dance, and literature thrive, making it a center for creativity and inspiration. 1800s European influence blends with classical latin america resulting in beautiful architecture and and a diverse culinary scene that you’re sure to enjoy as you explore the streets.

Housing

On-campus housing is not provided by Universidad de Belgrano. Students will live with host families in the surrounding neighborhoods near campus or in a shared apartment with other students.

Life in Buenos Aires

Be inspired living in one of the most creative cities in South America. From the friendly locals, cafè culture, diverse culinary scene, and numerous prestigious theaters and museums, you’re sure to get lost in the rich culture and find a new piece of yourself along the way.

Buenos Aires being a major city, has an expansive public transportation system. Navigating Buenos Aires should be relatively straightforward, as signs and announcements are often available in both Spanish and English. However, having some basic Spanish understanding will help with navigation and basic communication with locals in your daily life.

Support

World Endeavors study abroad programs offer full support, starting with airport pickup and accommodation transfer upon arrival followed by an on-site orientation covering health, safety, and local tips. Emergency support from your in-country coordinator, 24/7 travel medical insurance, and continuous contact with your advisor for additional assistance throughout the program helps you feel secure and supported. Whatever challenges life throws your way, we’ve got you covered!

Academic

Universidad de Belgrano aims to transcend the classroom with a focus on raising up real-world professionals. They boast an impressive international program that fosters community with students from across the world, while also providing the opportunity to meet and study with local Argentinian students.

Academic credit and transcripts are issued by Universidad de Belgrano after the successful completion of the program. Universidad de Belgrano is a fully-accredited institution of higher learning by the Ministerio de Educación, Cultura, Ciencia y Tecnología, Argentina. Accreditation was granted in 1968.

The World Endeavors process is designed to take the guesswork out of academic credit and credit transfers. Our experienced advisors work with each student and his or her academic advisor before the program begins to ensure students earn the credit expected for courses taken abroad.

Eligibility

Applicants to study abroad with World Endeavors must have completed high school (or equivalent), and, in most cases, must be at least 18 years of age. While some programs have minimum GPA requirements and require that applicants be currently enrolled in a college or university, others are open to all participants regardless of age or student status. Please contact a World Endeavors advisor for more detailed eligibility criteria.

Course Load

Undergraduate students will have the option to choose from a select range of course offerings in English that cater to international students. Students with a minimum of three semesters of Spanish or the equivalent can choose to complete a combination of Spanish language courses and elective courses in English or Spanish. Most courses are equivalent to 3 U.S. semester credits. Students with advanced Spanish language skills are welcome to select as many as 4 courses with Argentine students from the full curriculum . The standard Argentine semester is 3-4 weeks longer than the academic calendar for visiting students. This will impact travel dates so you must plan accordingly!

Visit the Universidad de Belgrano website for an exhaustive list of course offerings by field of study.

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What's Included/ Costs

INCLUDED

  • Dedicated Program Advisor who is accessible and experienced
  • Tuition: 12-22 credits per semester (up to 5 courses). Up to 22 with the early-start option
  • Academic transcript from Universidad de Belgrano
  • Pre and post arrival orientation; re-entry guidance
  • Student services and learning support
  • Access to university facilities
  • 24/7 emergency phone support
  • Airport reception and welcome
  • Student housing accommodations
  • Comprehensive travel medical insurance
  • Travel visa guidance and support
  • Advice on how to get a local phone number


NOT INCLUDED

  • Round-trip transportation to Buenos Aires
  • Meals
  • Visa expenses
  • Optional trips and excursions
  • Textbooks and other course materials
  • Daily transportation
  • Personal expenses
Study in Argentina (Universidad de Belgrano)
Cost: $13,695

Dates & Deadlines

Spring Semester 2024: March 11th – July 19th, 2024

Application Deadline: January 1st, 2024


Fall Semester 2024: July 29th - December 5th, 2024

Application Deadline: April 15th, 2024


Summer 2024: June 24th - July 25th

Application Deadline: March 15th, 2024

Study in Buenos Aires Summer Cost: $6,200


Program dates listed are for reference only and are subject to change. Please wait until after acceptance and you have received the confirmed dates to book any flights.

Every World Endeavors Study Abroad Program Includes

Our study abroad programs are as unique as our destinations, but there are program features that unify all of our study experiences.

YOUR STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM

  • Top accredited universities
  • Flexible durations – 2 to 4 weeks to a full academic year
  • Expansive destination options
  • English instruction offered in all locations

ACCOMMODATION

  • Vetted campus accommodations selected with quality and safety in mind
  • Friendly community of peers from local host country and around the world

TEAM OF EXPERTS

  • Dedicated one-on-one advisor
  • Local on-site coordinator

PREPARATION AND SUPPORT

  • Airport pickup
  • Pre-arrival and on-site orientation
  • 24/7 local support
  • Activities and cultural engagement
  • On-campus social events, clubs and sports

ACADEMIC CREDIT

  • Professional assistance and collaboration with home institution on course approvals and credit transfers
  • Transcript received directly from university abroad

PEACE OF MIND

  • Comprehensive travel medical insurance
  • Mental Health First Aid-certified staff
  • 24/7 emergency travel assistance

HEALTH & SAFETY

When you feel safe and respected abroad, you will flourish. World Endeavors participants are transformed through enriching, rewarding and safe experiences around the world. We meticulously monitor travel recommendations and will only facilitate programs where we can ensure our participants’ safety. 

We take key steps to ensure our participants’ well-being, including providing a pre-trip success guide, 24/7 local support, in-country trained staff, pre and post-arrival orientation, comprehensive travel medical insurance, and Mental Health First Aid-certified staff. Please contact us if you have any specific questions or concerns.

WHAT TO DO IN YOUR SPARE TIME IN ARGENTINA

Whether you prefer cultural experiences, outdoor adventures, or leisurely pursuits, there’s something for everyone. Here are some ideas for what to do in your spare time in Argentina:

  • Tango Dancing: Embrace the passionate dance of tango, which originated in Argentina. Take tango lessons or watch performances in Buenos Aires, the tango capital of the world.
  • Explore Buenos Aires: Discover the vibrant city life of Buenos Aires by visiting iconic landmarks like the Casa Rosada, Recoleta Cemetery, Teatro Colón, and the colorful La Boca neighborhood.
  • Visit Iguazu Falls: Witness the awe-inspiring natural wonder of Iguazu Falls, a UNESCO World Heritage site, located on the border between Argentina and Brazil.
  • Gastronomic Delights: Savor Argentina’s delicious cuisine, including traditional dishes like empanadas, asado (Argentine barbecue), and mate, a popular herbal tea.

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Argentina FAQs

Is Argentina Safe?

Argentina is generally safe and varies from region to region. As with travel to any country, it asks tourists to take extra precautions when traveling through areas with high poverty levels and to be vigilant, especially at night.

What Language do they speak in Argentina?

Argentinians primarily speak Spanish, although there is also a diverse influence of many who speak other languages such as English, German, Italian, and French.

Is Argentina Expensive?

Some aspects of life in Argentina are relatively affordable, such as food and public transportation. The country has a rich culinary culture, and dining out or buying groceries can often be more budget-friendly than other countries.

However, certain goods and services, mainly imported items and electronics, can be more expensive due to taxes and import restrictions. Inflation can affect prices, making it essential to remember that the cost of living might vary depending on the economic conditions at any given time.

What is Argentina Known For?

Argentina is known for its rich and passionate culture, famed for tango dancing and music, and its world-renowned beef and wine production. The country boasts diverse landscapes, including the stunning Andes mountains, vibrant cities like Buenos Aires with its European-style architecture, and expansive grasslands known as the Pampas. Argentina has a strong soccer tradition and has produced some of the sport’s greatest players. Complex political and economic dynamics mark the nation’s history, and its people sincerely appreciate art, literature, and intellectual pursuits.

What is the Population of Argentina?

The population of Argentina is approximately 45 million people. As one of the largest countries in South America, Argentina is home to a diverse population that includes a mixture of different ethnicities, including descendants of Europeans, Indigenous peoples, and immigrants from various parts of the world. The population of Argentina has been steadily growing over the years, contributing to the country’s cultural and economic development.

Is Argentina in South America?

Yes, Argentina is located in South America. It is a large country situated in the southern part of the continent. It shares borders with several other South American countries, including Chile to the west, Bolivia and Paraguay to the north, Brazil to the northeast, and Uruguay to the east.

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