Study in Argentina: Application Process

Applications to universities in Argentina are not made through a central portal, but the requirements are set and monitored by the government. You are able to apply to up to three programs at three different schools in Argentina in one application cycle. 

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Broadly-speaking, this is how you apply to universities in Argentina:

  • Firstly, translate the application instructions on your chosen university’s website. Generally, these will be in Spanish, even if the program you are applying to is taught in English.
  • Gather together your documents proving your academic track record, nationality and English-language abilities. You will need a notarized translation of these documents into Spanish. 
  • Send the translated documents to your chosen school alongside a statement of purpose.
  • Pay the application fee. This can be up to US$100.

If you're accepted, you will receive an acceptance letter written in both Spanish and English. You will need to respond to this letter in order to confirm your place and begin preparations for studying abroad in Argentina. 

Study in Argentina

Want an overview of Argentina? This section gives you a quick insight into what life is like in this remarkable country, as well as Argentina's history and world-famous culture.

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Education in Argentina

Want to learn about how the higher education system works in Argentina? Argentina is an evermore popular destination for a variety of students, given its good programs, reasonable fees and its culture and history. Take a minute to find out more about the structure of the education system in Argentina!

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Student Visas & Permits

Do you need a visa to enter Argentina to study? Learn more about the student visa process, and what you need to enter the country, depending on your citizenship. Don't worry! Argentina makes its process crystal clear.

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Housing & Living Costs

No matter where you study abroad, it’s important to create a budget in advance so that you’re prepared. Therefore, we’ve detailed average living and housing costs so that you can get a better idea of what you would be paying as a student in Argentina.

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Tuition Fees & Scholarships

Tuition fees for degree programs in Argentina can vary. Both international and domestic students are expected to pay tuition fees in Argentina, but these fees can vary a lot. We've put together information on how this works, and on scholarships, in this section.

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Language & Culture

Argentina is a country rich in history and culture. Find out more about what the country offers in terms of language, culture, and more! We also talk about how to stay safe in Argentina in this section.

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Last update: 22 Dec 2020


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