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Universidad Austral (Argentina)

Austral University is a leading private university in Argentina, based in Buenos Aires, Pilar and Rosario.
Find out more at Austral's webpage
An overhead view of Austral University campus

Number of places available: 4 full year places (1 place prioritised to Psychology students).

Dates

Austral works on Southern Hemisphere semester dates. The semesters run from July to November then March to June. If students commence studies in July, this would be semester two for Austral.

 

Application Deadlines:

  • First Semester (Mar - June) : October of the previous year
  • Second Semester and full year (Jul - Nov) : May of the current year

 

Programme Information

The normal study load of full-time students should be 15 credits of undergraduate courses per semester (5 courses maximum). The maximum study load is 30 credits per year.

More information on Austral's course / credit requirements

 

 

Academic Requirements

Austral offers some English modules and others in Spanish. Please check the modules guides since students may be able to do English modules in semester one before switching to Spanish only in semester two.

See the full list of Universidad Austral entry requirements.

 

 

Language Requirements 

  • For non-native Spanish speakers, a level of B2/C1 is expected for courses in Spanish. A certificate with international recognition (e.g.: DELE), taken no more than 3 years before application is required.
  • For non-native English speakers, a minimum level of B2 (80 iBT TOEFL / 6.0 IELTS / IB Diploma / IGCSE / Cambridge FCE) is expected for courses in English. A certificate taken no more than 5 years before application is required.

 

Supporting Documents Required

  • Online Application Form
  • Academic Transcript
  • Learning Agreement
  • Colour Photo
  • ID/Passport
  • Proof of Language Proficiency
  • Local Health Insurance

 

Accommodation

Universidad Austral offers housing information for students coming to Buenos Aires.

 

Austral recommend that students reside in Palermo rather than in Pilar owing to the former's proximity to cultural experiences and a direct bus service between the campus and Palermo.

 

 

Other Information

  • Austral requires the purchase of a local or international health insurance policy.
  • An admin fee for the international welcome will be charged. This covers the costs of a number of events, inductions, tours and transport.
  • A short video about the university: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m0BD0Nkb0fU

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