January & February Programs - 2019

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 – 2019


Application deadline: December 7, 2018

Official arrival date: January 2
Program starts: January 3
Classes: January 4 – January 25
Official departure date: January 26


Application deadline: January 4, 2019

Official arrival date: January 27
Program starts: January 28
Classes: January 29 – February 20
Official departure date: February 21


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. PUCV application form
  2. Health insurance
  3. Motivation letter
  4. Passport copy
  5. Transcripts of records


Sergio García
Special Programs Coordinator
International Relations Office
PUCV – Chile