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Fast Facts: Chile

  • In 2010, Chile hosted over 9,000 students.
  • The top five places of origin in 2010 were Peru, Colombia, Ecuador, Argentina and Bolivia.

Source: Higher Education Division, Ministry of Education Chile


Chilean Private Higher Education Institutions are all the institutions created after 1981, are not created by law and are not derived from existing institutions before that year.

International Students are all those seeking to obtain a degree or diploma (regular students enrolled in a career or a program leading to a diploma or degree) recognized by the State of Chile who do not have Chilean nationality.

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