Universidad Nacional de Tucumán (UNT)
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
The National University of Tucumán (Universidad Nacional de Tucumán) is a public Argentine National University located in Tucumán, Argentina. It was founded in 1914. Academic activities are organized through faculties mainly covering areas of science. The University is comprised of more than 60,000 undergraduate students.
Tucumán, Argentina is located in the northwest region of Argentina. It is also known as San Miguel de Tucumán. The Spanish conquistador Diego de Villarroel founded the city in 1565. The city is located on the slopes of the Aconquija mountain range. It is known as the Garden of the Republic for its production of fruit, tobacco and sugarcane.
The Universidad Nacional de Tucumán has helped to bring lots of culture to the city as well as well-known personalities. Tucumán is a vibrant city filled with history, Argentinian sports and culture.
UNT is made up of 13 faculties which offer more than 80 undergraduate courses of study as well as more than 100 graduate programs.
The University also promotes high quality research and is developing more than 400 research projects that involve the participation of over 3000 researchers.
Getting Credit for Studies Abroad
Students who wish to receive academic credit (aside from general elective and liberal studies credit) must have their courses pre-approved by the appropriate department. To view a list of academic advisors, please review the information in our Academics
section. Once you apply through our website, you will be able to enter the classes you wish to take electronically. These classes can be reviewed and approved directly by faculty once entered. If you would like courses abroad to count for general elective credit or liberal studies credit only, please contact your Education Abroad advisor for those approvals.
1st semester (Spring semester) - March - July
2nd semester (Fall semester) - August - December
Students will find their housing for Universidad Nacional de Tucumán on their own. The Universidad Nacional de Tucumán will be able to provide some support but the process will be on your own.
To view the costs for this program, click the "costs" link at the top of this page. This will direct you to a line-item breakdown of how much the program costs and what is included in those costs.
IGP Program Student
High Proficiency in Spanish **
HOW TO APPLY
To apply to this program, all you need to do is hit the "Apply Now" button found at the top of this page. Once applied, you will have your own personal study abroad page, with a checklist of items needed in order to complete your application. Once you complete your application, you will be charged a non-refundable application fee of $100.
TALK TO AN ADVISOR
If you would like to talk to an advisor about this program, you can find his/her name at the top of the brochure page. To make an appointment, or view walk-in hours for this advisor, please visit the "Talk to an Advisor" section