Concepcion, Chile


Featured Partner University with the University of Montana: Universidad de Concepción in Chile
By: Ashley Wilson

The University of Montana has partnered with the Universidad de Concepción in Chile. This partnership gives students at the University of Montana an opportunity to study abroad and experience a new culture. Containing a student body of 23,000, Universidad de Concepción provides five on-campus residence halls and many on-campus dining options. To attend this university, both two years of college-level Spanish and a minimum GPA of 2.8 are required. By deciding to venture to Concepción, students are guaranteed to experience a journey filled with growth, exploration and ideally, plenty of Chilean-style empanadas.

In addition to this, if you are a lover of rock and roll music Concepción, Chile may just be the place for you. Known for being a lively port city, an art hub and “the capital of Chilean rock,” Concepción certainly does not lack culture and vivacity! Nestled on the Northern bank of the Rio Biobío and with a population of 216,000, Concepción is home to many universities and an art museum containing the most valuable and complete collection of Chilean paintings.

Majors Offered:

Accounting, Anthropology, Applied Science, Art, Art History and Criticism, Art Studio, Astronomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Classics, Climate Change Studies, Communication Studies, Ecological Restoration, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Studies, Finance, Forestry, Geography, Geosciences, Health and Human Performance, History, Human and Family Development, International Business, Journalism, Latin American Studies, Law, Liberal Studies, Mathematics, Media Arts, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Political Science, Political Science - History, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish, Wildlife Biology


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