Study abroad semester in Uruguay

Welcome to Uruguay!

Uruguay is a small South American country. It has a favorable climate and hence agricultural production, and stock raising is an important factor of its economy. However, Uruguay is not purely a rural country: its economy is more developed than its neighbors’ ones, and its inhabitants enjoy one of the highest living standards in the entire continent. Uruguayans are of predominantly European origin, mostly descendants of Spanish and Italian immigrants. Roman Catholicism is the predominant religion, while football is by far the predominant sport. Like Brazil, Uruguay has a strong Carnival celebration tradition.

What are the best universities in Uruguay for semester students?

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

NAMEQSTHEARWUCWURCWTSEduniversal palmesU.S. News & World Report's Best Global Universities RankingsWebometrics
Catholic University of Uruguay801-1000----2--

Well, not an outstanding result. However, the good facts are that Catholic University of Uruguay is recognized by the QS World Universities Rankings, which is one of the most prominent international universities rankings, and by Eduniversal, with 2 palmes of excellence.

Costs and fees

Uruguay is a mediumly expensive country. Monthly costs of living for a single person are close to 750€. 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, Uruguay does not have specific semester fees for free movers.

Which Uruguayan cities are available for free movers?

Just Montevideo. Do you want to study there? Awesome! Check the details here: