As in many other universities in the country, the academic calendar at IUCMA is divided into two semesters. But for convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees at IUCMA are different for locals and foreigners. Colombia citizens pay 1 USD per year, while international students pay a minimum of 1,000 USD. The university provides tuition assistance to some students through financial aid programs. They are available to both locals and foreigners. On the official website of the university, you will find all the relevant information about tuition fees and scholarships.
Also, be prepared for additional expenses: accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses.
The university campus is located within Medellin. The university has a library, in the collection of which you will find not only textbooks and scientific works, but also works of the classics, modern literature and much more. The exchange of intercultural experience occupies a special place in training at IUCMA. The educational institution regularly invites foreign students to participate in exchange programs and organizes various joint events.
If you want to stay in Colombia after graduation, one of your options is to apply for a work visa. To do this, you need to get an offer from an employer. We talk about other options for immigration in our article.