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Línea en Bogotá (57+1) 668 3622
Línea Nacional Gratuita: 018000-1126-68

Spanish for Foreigners

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Spanish for Foreigners

Preparing foreigners to communicate in Spanish and adapt to the Colombian culture

The Escuela Colombiana de Ingeniería Julio Garavito offers a month of intensive Spanish classes and cultural activities to get familiar with the Colombian culture. All activities are conducted in Spanish

Discover Colombia

In addition to the Spanish classes and in order to discover the Colombian culture to the fullest, the program offers:

  • 15 hours a week of activities such as Colombian games, drama, cooking, dancing and history and culture classes to practice Spanish in a fun way.
  • Visits of the touristic attractions and museums to discover Bogota with local guides.
  • 4 Saturdays of excursion to experience the surroundings of Bogota (including transportation, entrance and lunch).
  • Sundays are free.

Improve Your Spanish Skills

The programs is opened to all foreigners arriving in Colombia (be they students, interns or professionals) and wishing to enhance their Spanish skills before starting studying or working. During 4 weeks, you will benefit of 15 hours a week of Spanish classes whose content include grammar, vocabulary, writing, listening and oral content. Those classes will be dictated by Colombian teachers specialized in Spanish as Foreign Language. Classes are limited to 20 students maximum per class to foster individual monitoring.

The Escuela Colombiana de Ingeniería Julio Garavito

The Escuela Colombiana de Ingeniería Julio Garavito is a technological university whose mission it is to contribute to the human development of the individual, the knowledge and the society through comprehensive training construction and development of knowledge within the Colombian context. It has been offering undergraduate, graduate and continuing education programs since 1972.

We have a staff of professors highly qualified in both academic and research areas, which allows it to develop knowledge focused in technological progress and innovation in order to contribute for the construction, development and improvement of its environment. In addition to that, we emphasize the participation in international networks and academic communities, mobility, homologation and recognition of professional degrees, multilingualism and the incorporation of international quality standards. We also promote human development of all members of our community. By implementing programs and structures that allow the improvement of life quality and providing personal, social, cultural and educational support.

General Information

The program starts on Tuesday 5th of July 2016 and finishes on Tuesday 2nd of August 2016

Price: 999 USD. This price includes all classes, visits and excursions, transportation (2 rides a day for a month), shared accommodation and lunches. Airport pick-up is optional and has an additional cost of 25USD. We request all participants to have their own international medical insurance. The participant can require an international medical insurance for a cost of 100 USD for the whole month at the time of his/her subscription. All additional services have to be requested through the application form.

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