Applying as an international student

❖    Exchange Progam PME Beauchef

The exchange program for foreigners at FCFM allows students from partner universities to spend one or two semesters at the Faculty. You can choose courses from our 9 programs in Engineering, Astronomy, Geophysics, Geology, and Physics.

  • You must have a good level of Spanish to be able to follow the classes and to be able to manage independently in daily life. We suggest at least B1 according to the Common European Framework.
  • You must have completed at least two semesters at your home university, so that you have access to a greater number of course options.
  • It is important that you are in good physical and mental health to be able to complete a stay abroad without major problems.
  • Please note that our entire application, selection, and application process is digital and paperless.

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❖    Exchange Progam PME UChile

The purpose of the Student Mobility Program is to offer the opportunity to international university students to undertake undergraduate or graduate studies at Universidad de Chile, for one semester or one academic year, and a similar opportunity to regular Universidad de Chile students at foreign higher education institutions, as a way to incorporate an international dimension to their university training.

International visiting students share courses with regular students at Universidad de Chile, for one semester or one academic year, registering courses offered at any Faculty or Institute, according to previous university experience and level of command of Spanish, language of instruction. Each personal program of studies is determined once the student is in Chile and has been admitted in the selected courses.

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Academic year:

First semester - Fall

March to mid-July

Second semester - Spring

August to mid-December