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Who We Are

Universidad de Santiago de Chile (Usach) Welcomes foreign students to join our Summer School. It is a great opportunity to know our country and learn from the best lecturers from the Faculty of Administration and Economics, a well-known and leading faculty In Latin America, located in a lively and full of energy district, easily accesible from virtually everywhere in Santiago.


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THE EARNINGS OF THIS PROJECT ARE AIMED AT FOSTERING STUDENTS' EXCHANGE PROGRAMMES OF UNIVERSIDAD DE SANTIAGO DE CHILE

Why join  summer school at universidad de santiago


Studying at Universidad de Santiago (USACH ) is to experience learning in the most diverse and pluralist university in Chile. Here you will know the real Chile and real Chileans on a unique campus. Our history is rich. USACH has greatly contributed to the development of the country by training professionals from all the areas of knowledge that are welcomed in the most important companies in Chile and abroad. We have a privileged position in national and international rankings and our 166 years of existence have given us experience and identity to show others the reality of Chile and Latin America. The contents and curriculum of this Summer School are fully developed by the Faculty of Administration and Economics which ensures cutting edge methodologies and updated information.

Who is our Summer School for?

• Any person over 18 years old is invited.
• You do not need previous experience in any topic.
• Classes will be taught in English and you are free to take the Spanish basic course we offer.
• Our approach is holistic and respectful of any other vision of the world.

Why Choose Us

• Latin American History Milestones• Economic History
• Political Development in Chile
• Literature and folklore
• Innovation and Entrepreneurship
• Microfinance
• Immigration
• Social Movements
• International Relations
• Latin American Spanish Language

What you can gain


PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE

You will gain practical experience in a leading Latin American country.

CULTURAL KNOWLEDGE

You will obtain cultural knowledge to foster your negotiation skills.

biggest university campus

Your classes will take place on one of the biggest university campus in Chile.

LETTER TO FUTURE EMPLOYERS

We will provide you with a letter to future employers indicating the specific knowledge and skills you acquired during this course..

Advisory services

Advisory services for further activities in the region can be provided on request.

library and other resources

You will have access to our library and other resources during your stay.

Meet the Team


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Director

Francisco Castañeda francisco.castaneda@usach.cl

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Main Coordinator

Carlos Meza carlos.mezap@usach.cl

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Foreign Language Coordinator

Cristian Céspedes. MA cristian.cespedes@usach.cl

 

Academic

Francisco Castañeda

PhD in Economic Geography,
Loughborough University (UK) Ingeniero Comercial,
Universidad de Chile.

Jorge Friedman

PhD en Economía,
Universidad de California,Berkeley, USA.
Ingeniero Comercial mención
Economía, Universidad de Chile.

Cristian Muñoz

PhD in Business and Management, University of Nottingham, UK. Ingeniero Comercial en Administración de Empresas, Universidad de Santiago de Chile.

Jaime Campos

Ph. D., University of Nottingham. UK Master in Economics, Boston University. USA Ingeniero Comercial, Universidad de Santiago de Chile.

Francisco Javier Gil

Doctor en Ciencias,Coordinador General Programa Programa de Acceso Inclusivo, Equidad y Permanencia, USACH.

Raúl Berrios

PhD en Psicología, Universidad de Sheffield, UK.Psicólogo, Universidad de Chile.

Manuel Llorca-Jaña

PhD en Historia Económica, Universidad de Leicester, UK.Economista, Universidad de Santiago de Chile.

Marian Bilbao

Doctora, Universidad del País Vasco, España.Magister en Salud Pública, Universidad de ChilePsicologa Universidad de Chile.

Cristian Céspedes

Licenciado en Lingüística Aplicada,Universidad de Santiago de ChileMagíster en Gestión Educacional,Universidad Diego PortalesDoctorando en Psicología y Calidad de Vida, Universidad de Girona, España.

Diego Barria

PhD en Historia, Instituto de Historia de Universiteit Leiden, Holanda.Administrador Público Universidad de Chile.

Alberto Mayol

Doctor SociologíaUniversidad Complutense de Madrid, España.Sociólogo, Universidad de Chile.

Sara Féron

PhD (c) in Sustainability, Leuphana University,Germany Master in International BusinessAdmininsitation, Vienna University, Austria.

Ulric Rindebro

Cientista Politico, Karlstad University, Suecia Editor and Senior Economics and Financial Sector in Business News Americas.

Wolfgang Schröder

Licenciado en Lingüística Aplicada, Universidad de Santiago de ChileMagister (c) en Linguística Aplicada, Universidad Internacional Iberoamericana, Puerto Rico, EEUU.

Program

25 July26 July27 July28 July
Español Elemental Español Elemental Español Elemental Español Elemental
Latin American Political Development Latin American Political Development Educational System in Chile Latin American Culture
Milestones in Latin American History Milestones in Latin American History Educational System in Chile Latin American Culture
Chilean Political Development Chilean Political Development Social Security Systems in Chile Chilean Culture

25 July26 July27 July28 July
Español Elemental Español Elemental Español Elemental Español Elemental
Latin American Political Development Latin American Political Development Educational System in Chile Latin American Culture
Milestones in Latin American History Milestones in Latin American History Educational System in Chile Latin American Culture
Chilean Political Development Chilean Political Development Social Security Systems in Chile Chilean Culture
25 July26 July27 July28 July
Español Elemental Español Elemental Español Elemental Español Elemental
Latin American Political Development Latin American Political Development Educational System in Chile Latin American Culture
Milestones in Latin American History Milestones in Latin American History Educational System in Chile Latin American Culture
Chilean Political Development Chilean Political Development Social Security Systems in Chile Chilean Culture

Key Dates

•Application is open from march 20 to july 22. 2016.
•We strongly advice you to apply as soon as you can after acceptance.
•Students are requested to pay summer school fees via Pay Pal or Bank Transfer.
•Payment deadline july 29, 2016
•Program fees: US$600.
•Fees include: certificate, study materials, coffee breaks, library access
•Lodging not included. However, We can advice you on this matter.
•For further information email to: faesummerschool@usach.cl

Contact us


Payments

For payments outside Chile, please refer to the following banking account information (a fee of US$600 as for Summer School program)

- Bank: Banco de Crédito e Inversiones (BCI).
- Account Number: 10358391
- Address: Agustinas 1161 Piso 5, Santiago, Chile
- Swift Code: CREDCLRM
- Project name: SDT-FAD-4705 (to be indicated in the transfer message)

Students who have deposited the fees are encouraged to send the transfer voucher via e-mail to Bárbara Campos (1) and Francisco Castañeda (2), indicating the project to which the deposit has been made (SDT-FAD-4705).


Email 1: barbara.campos@usach.cl
Email 2: francisco.castaneda@usach.cl

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