January & February Programs - 2020

The purpose of these programs is to develop the intercultural communicative competence of the students under a total immersion/interaction context providing different locations of learning: the city, the family, the university where international students can develop their linguistic and cultural competences and skills.

Course List


  • In every program students enroll 2 courses.
  • Program total contact hours: 90.
  • Program total PUCV credits: 6


Courses starts and end dates – 2020


NEW Application period: October 1 to December 20, 2019

Official arrival date: January 2

Program starts: January 3

Classes: January 6 – January 24

Official departure date: January 25


Application period: October 26 to December 27, 2019

Official arrival date: January 26

Program starts: January 27

Classes: January 28 – February 21

Official departure date: February 22

Services Included

  1. Airport pick-up and drop-off (during official arrival/departure dates)
  2. Valparaíso City Tour
  3. Access to International Programs services: computer room access (Monday to Friday) + assistance in case of emergency (24/7)


Accommodation with Chilean family


  • Single room.
  • 3 meals per day from Monday to Sunday.
  • Laundry service a day per week.
  • Internet Wireless.

Admission Requirements

  1. January-February Application Form
  2. Health insurance
  3. Motivation letter
  4. Passport copy
  5. Transcripts of records


Ivania Yáñez

Program development and Faculty Led Coordinator

International Relations Office PUCV – Chile