Spanish Language, Culture & Internship in Chile

This program is an educational and enrichment experience which allows students to progress in Spanish learning while acquiring first-hand knowledge of another culture. The PUCV offers Spanish language courses and content courses available in both Spanish.

At the same time, the students interested in gaining valuable work experience to add to their resume will participate in an internship for credit related to their academic discipline. The academic component of the internship includes business, social work and cultural management.


Services Included

  1. Pick-up and drop-off available during official arrival/departure dates
  2. Valparaíso city Tour (full day)
  3. Isla Negra & Casablanca Valley excursion (full day)
  4. Santiago city tour (full day)
  5. Language conversation sessions with Chilean students
  6. Access to International Programs services: computer room access (Monday to Friday) + assistance in case of emergency (24/7)


Housing with host Chilean families. This service includes: at least three meals per day; a single room; laundry service; Internet Wireless.

Entry Requirements

  1. PUCV application form
  2. Health insurance
  3. Motivation letter
  4. Passport copy
  5. Transcripts of records
  6. In case of internship: Internship application form and interview with the PUCV International Programs Academic Coordinator


Sergio García
Short-Term & Customized Programs Coordinator