The academic year at UBA is divided into quarters. However, tuition fees are calculated per year. For local citizens, tuition fees at UBA start from 3 USD. International students pay a minimum of 1,000 USD per year. Check the university website for up-to-date information on prices and available scholarships.
It is necessary to pay attention to other costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, food, and personal expenses.
The city campus of UBA provides students with countless opportunities for work and recreation — from sitting in a coffee shop with a laptop to internships at large companies. Buenos Aires has a well developed entertainment infrastructure, but the rhythm of the big city can be distracting for some students. The university students have access to the library. It is an integral part of learning. Students come here for educational literature or to do their homework. UBA regularly invites foreign students to participate in exchange programs. For locals, this is a unique opportunity to get in touch with the cultures of other countries, meet representatives of different nationalities and make friends around the world.
If you want to stay in Argentina 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.