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Key Facts about Uruguay

Uruguay is the smallest country in South America, yet it is home to one of the longest rivers in the world, the Rio de la Plata. The capital is Montevideo, but the most trendy city is, without any doubt, Punta del Este. It enjoys high season from December until March. In Uruguay, you will find white sandy beaches, amazing meat dishes and a large array of entertainment.

Population: 3,477,000

Capital: Montevideo

Time zone: GMT -3

Currency: UYU (1 UYU = 0.0198 EUR)

Telephone country code: +598

Uruguay quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.3

4.3 (51 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from Nigeria require a visa to enter and study in Uruguay. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

Largest cities in Uruguay:

  • 1. Montevideo: 1,300,000
  • 2. Salto: 100,000
  • 3. Paysandu: 75,000
  • 4. Las Piedras: 70,000
  • 5. Rivera: 65,000

universities: 6 (rankings of universities in Uruguay)

Cost of Living:
  • Big Mac price (Uruguay average):207.96 UYU (14% more expensive than in United Kingdom)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type C
  • Plug Type F
  • Plug Type I
  • Plug Type L
  • Residential voltage: 230 V
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

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FAQ about schools in Uruguay

  • Academia Uruguay has received the best overall rating in Montevideo.
  • Academia Uruguay, located in Juan Carlos Gómez 1408, Ciudad Vieja, Montevideo has been voted as the school with the best location in Uruguay.
  • 491US$ for 2 weeks is the lowest price for a Spanish course in Uruguay. The average cost of a language course in Uruguay is 199US$ per week.
  • Students rated the activity program at International House - London Institute as the best.
  • Academia Uruguay was rated highest for quality of teaching.
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