11 Best language schools in Colombia (ranked based on student reviews)


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Key Facts about Colombia

After a long period of internal conflicts, it is now safe to visit Colombia. The capital, Bogota, is a metropolitan city, where shanty neighbourhoods and futuristic architecture sit side-by-side. The majority of the population lives in Bogota or in other “alpine” cities. As is typical in South America, Colombians share a passion for Caribbean dances. One of the most well-known exponents of this art-form is the famous singer/dancer, Shakira.

Population: 47,790,000

Capital: Bogota

Time zone: GMT -5

Currency: COP (1 COP = 0.0003 USD)

Telephone country code: +57


  • Catholicism  70%
  • Evangelicalism  14%
  • Pentecostal  2%
  • Jehovah's Witnesses  1%
  • Atheist, agnostic and unclassified  10%
  • Other religions: Adventist, Other Protestant  3%

Colombia quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.5

4.5 (42 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 180 days. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

Largest cities in Colombia:

  • 1. Bogota: 7,700,000
  • 2. Santiago de Cali: 2,400,000
  • 3. Medellin: 2,000,000
  • 4. Barranquilla: 1,400,000
  • 5. Cartagena: 950,000

Largest international airport in Colombia:

El Dorado International Airport (BOG): 33.439.841 Passengers/Year; 2 Terminals; 13 km. from Bogota city center

universities: 110 (rankings of universities in Colombia)

Cost of Living:
  • Big Mac price (Colombia average):14,615.21 COP (36% cheaper than in USA)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type A
  • Plug Type B
  • Residential voltage: 110 V
  • Frequency: 60 Hz

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FAQ about schools in Colombia

  • Enforex has received the best overall rating in Cartagena.
  • Enforex, located in Callejon Ancho Calle 28 # 10B – 52, Barrio Getsemaní, Cartagena has been voted as the school with the best location in Colombia.
  • Students rated the activity program at Enforex as the best.
  • WHEE Spanish Language Institute was rated highest for quality of teaching.
  • 'Homestay' at Enforex is the best rated accommodation in Colombia.
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