Study abroad semester in Peru

Welcome to Peru!

Peru is an awesome piece of South American land. Its cultural inheritage is rich. From its highlands, ancient civilizations, like the Inca one, contributed vividly to the world’s cultural advancement and beauty.

Later on, the Spanish Empire ruled over its territory. That’s why still today the official language of Peru is Spanish.

If you enjoy truly intact natural wonders and a more laid.back experience, Peru is definitely for you!

What are the best universities in Peru for semester students?

Are you still undecided whether or not Peru might be an appealing destination for you? On wearefreemovers you can find just 1 academic institution offering you the possibility of spending a semester or a full academic year in Peru. Let’s check some statistics about it.

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Universidad de Piura-----3--

Its only institution, Universidad de Piura is mentioned in the QS World University Rankings, which is a great thing, but still lacks overall international recognition as a center of excellence. Don’t stress too much about rankings though. If you think that Peru is your place, I guess that’s enough to leave and enjoy your dream experience fully.

Costs and fees

Peru is definitely a cheap country. Monthly costs of living for a single person are slightly close to 400€. Keep in mind that, as a student, you could have access to various discounts which can include food, travel, and accommodation expenses.

When it comes to university’s fees, they are not specified since the only university that you can find on wearefreemovers, Universidad de Piura, has not yet specified semester fees for free movers.

Which Peruvian cities are available to free movers?

Currently there are just 2 cities that accept free movers in Peru. Have you ever dreamt of studying in Lima or Piura?