Admissions Process

Study Abroad in Buenos Aires

We're pleased that you are interested in Study Abroad in Buenos Aires. Following is an explanation of the admissions process and the information you will need to complete your application. If you need further support, please contact Florencia Migone and Facundo Grosso, who will gladly communicate with you before or during any stage of the admissions process.

Eligibility

Undergraduate Study Abroad

To be considered for the Undergraduate Study Abroad in Buenos Aires at the University of CEMA, you must:

* be an undergraduate student at a recognized institution in your home country;
* have completed or foresee completing the equivalent of two years of university level education before departure; and
* have a strong academic background as evidenced by undergraduate college grades

All candidates are considered on individual merit and in accordance with equal opportunities policy.

MBA Study Abroad

To be considered for the MBA Study Abroad in Buenos Aires at the University of CEMA, you must:

* be an MBA student enrolled at a recognized institution in your home country;
* have completed or foresee completing the equivalent of the first year of a standard two-year MBA program before departure; and
* have a strong academic background as evidenced by transcript of grades from MBA studies

All candidates are considered on individual merit and in accordance with equal opportunities policy.

Immigration Requirements

You will be required, by the Argentine Immigrations Authority, to have a valid passport for the entire duration of your studies in Argentina. Your country of birth will determine which of two ways you should proceed in preparing to enter Argentina.

1. If you were born in one of the countries whose natives need a residence permit you will enter Argentina as a tourist and then be required to obtain a residence permit within 30 days of the beginning of classes.

2. If you were born in one of the countries whose natives need a student visa you will be required to obtain a student visa in your country of residence before entering Argentina. You will not be allowed to study under a tourist visa.

Application Deadlines

The application deadlines are:

Undergraduate Students

Semester March-July 2018: November 15, 2017
Semester August-December 2018: June 1, 2018

MBA Students

Quarter September-December 2018: June 1, 2018

(Applications received after the deadline will be considered based on space availability and immigration status.)

Application Process

To initiate your application, you should first submit:

* a completed Application Form (online) accompanied by a non-refundable application fee of US$100;
* an Immigration Information Form (online);
* a Course Preference Form (online); and
* a copy of your valid passport to Florencia Migone or Facundo Grosso by fax (54-11) 4314-1654.

Study Abroad in Buenos Aires has a wide variety of applicants. Once our Admissions Office receives your online application and supporting documents, we can review them to ensure they meet admissions criteria and guide you through the appropriate enrollment and immigration channels.

Along with the above information, and to complete your application, you should also submit, before the deadline and by courier or express mail, to University of CEMA:

* official university transcripts (in English or Spanish);
* photocopy of valid passport;
* 2 passport photos;
* proof of Spanish Language Proficiency (only for candidates interested in Classes taught in Spanish, if first language is not Spanish);
* proof of English Language Proficiency (only for candidates interested in Classes taught in English, if first language is not English);
* a one page Statement of Purpose detailing academic goals and reasons for wanting to participating in the Study Abroad Program; and
* Resume (Curriculum Vitae)

Mailing address:
Universidad del CEMA
Study Abroad in Buenos Aires
Av. Córdoba 374
(C1054AP) Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA

Once your completed application to Study Abroad in Buenos Aires has been received, it will be individually and thoroughly reviewed by our Admissions Committee. Candidates meeting our entry criteria will receive a Letter of Acceptance to Study Abroad in Buenos Aires. You will be able to use this letter as supporting documentation at your home university and for immigration purposes. It will also be accompanied by detailed information about how and where to process your residence permit or student visa. Although this letter does admit you to the program, it does not enroll you in any specific classes.

Enrollment

If you have been admitted to Study Abroad in Buenos Aires, there are just a few more necessary steps to complete your enrollment. To enroll, you must submit:

* a statement of your decision by fax or email accompanied by a registration fee of US$500;
* a copy in English or Spanish of health insurance with coverage for Argentina; and
* ONLY for those born in one of the countries whose natives need a student visa, a non-refundable student visa fee of US$250.

It is important that you proceed with enrollment as quickly as possible so that we can confirm your full program of study. By this point you will be collaborating closely with our Study Abroad Coordinator, enrolling in the most appropriate classes, preparing to obtain your visa or residence permit, and enjoying defining what will be your own unique study abroad experience.