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Best language schools in Medellin (ranked based on student reviews)

You are interested in learning Spanish in Medellin? We have researched all the details about the best Spanish language schools in Medellin for you so that you can easily compare prices, reviews, courses for adults and teenagers and special offers.

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Interested in language travel to other cities? Have a look at Spanish language schools in other cities in Colombia such as Bogota, Cali, Cartagena or see our list of all schools in Colombia. You may also want to consult options outside Colombia for learning Spanish.
Why Medellin? Medellin, the second largest city in Colombia, is not overshadowed by the country's capital! Here you will find an exuberant mix of mouth watering cuisine, a rhythmic nightlife and a coffee that will awaken the sleepiest. Medellin has the perfect climate and is often described as the City of Eternal Spring, expect blue skies and a pleasant cooling breeze. Throughout your stay you will be greeted with the famous friendliness that is present throughout the country. The culture here mixes a traditional latin feel with a cosmopolitan vibe, making this city extremely appealing for visitors. Grab your dancing shoes and experience this wonderful city!
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Key Facts about Medellin

Population: 2,000,000

Elevation: 1405 m. above sea level

Time zone: +5h. (GMT -5)

Region: Antioquia,

Currency: COP (1 COP = 0.0003 USD)

Name of city in Spanish: Medellín

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.

universities: 13 (rankings of universities in Medellin)

Cost of Living:

* 100 = prices in New York

  • Student price index excluding rent:36* (64% cheaper than New York)
  • Student price index including rent:24* (76% cheaper than New York)
  • Price index food only:31* (69% cheaper than New York)
  • Big Mac price (Colombia average):14,182.07 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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