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School accredited by Instituto Cervantes School accredited by NAFSA (Association of International Educators)

The school is located in a completely restored historic building in the pedestrian area of the old part of Montevideo, close to all tourist attractions, beaches and sights. More

Intensive course - 20 lessons per week | Max. group size: 6
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540US$ 516US$
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The school is located in the Parque Rodó neighbourhood, a safe and quiet area at walking distance from the centre, beach promenade and central bus station. There are shops, restaurants,... More

Intensive Spanish Course A - 20 lessons per week | Max. group size: 6
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535US$ 512US$
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Rating: 4.3

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School accredited by FEDELE  (Federacion De Escuelas De Espanol Como Lengua Extranjera) School accredited by Instituto Cervantes

International House - London Institute is located in Uruguay's capital and largest city, Montevideo. Housed in Montevideo's Pocitos district, the school is surrounded by local shops,... More

Intensive Course - 15 lessons per week | Max. group size: 8
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545US$ 521US$
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The school is located in the Pinares area, a very quiet neighborhood which is only 2 blocks from the beach. It is surrounded by many shops, restaurants, supermarkets, public transportation... More

Intensive Spanish Course A - 20 lessons per week | Max. group size: 6
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515US$ 491US$
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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 = 0.0234 USD)

Telephone country code: +598

Uruguay quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.3

4.3 (50 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 90 days. 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):198.77 UYU (19% cheaper than in USA)
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

  • 491US$ for 2 weeks is the lowest price for a Spanish course in Uruguay. The average cost of a language course in Uruguay is 240US$ per week.
  • Students rated the activity program at Centro de Enseñanza de Español La Herradura as the best.
  • 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.
  • Academia Uruguay was rated highest for quality of teaching.
  • 'Homestay' at Centro de Enseñanza de Español La Herradura is the best rated accommodation in Uruguay.
  • You can take courses for just 1 week. For significant progress opt for longer durations.
  • In Uruguay electricity is 230 Volt and 50 Hz. Plug type C, F, I, L.
  • In Uruguay the following courses are offered specifically for business Spanish: Business Group, Business One-to-One.
  • Schools in Uruguay offer specific preparation courses for the following exams: DELE, Other exams.
  • In Uruguay there are course packages where you can learn the following activities: Spanish & Dancing.
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