We are going to look at the full list of low tuition universities in Venezuela best for international students from Spanish speaking countries and others that want to study in Spanish in Venezuela, the range of tuition fees for all available programs, cost of living as a student in Venezuela and most importantly, admission requirements.
The Universidad Central de Venezuela (UCV) is the highest ranking institution in Venezuela. It is at the 33rd position in all of Latin America rising from 52nd in 2011. The Universidad Simon Bolívar, which is its rival, is a close second at 35th highest ranking.
Venezuela, located on the northern end on South America, and often considered the gateway to the Caribbean islands that lie south of Florida, has most of its universities featuring in top universities rankings in the Latin American region. It is a good study abroad destination for students who want to study abroad in the Spanish language.
Review of useful facts you need to consider before studying in Venezuela; for Spanish speaking students
International students wishing to pursue studies in the country certainly need to obtain a Venezuelan Student Visa. This can easily be done by sending a student visa application to your local Consulate or Embassy. Please, kindly visit their website to find out what documents are required.
Tuition Fees and Cost of living
Bolivar Fuertes (BSF) is the Venezuelan currency, and one BSF is equivalent to around 16 US cents. From this proportion, we can notice that living in Venezuela is very affordable for foreigners.
It might interest you to know that many universities in Venezuela support international students while they are in their home country to move in to Venezuela.
They assist in providing transport to and from the airport as well as information on student accommodation. Endeavour to contact the University Directly for More Information about this.
The latest estimated cost of one year for undergraduate students is $29,253 and $33,790 for graduate students. These estimates will also cater for your living expenses like feeding, buying of books, etc.
List of Public and Private Universities in Venezuela Offering Cheap Tuition
- Universidad Bolivariana de Venezuela
- Universidad Central de Venezuela
- Universidad Centroccidental Lisandro Alvarado
- Universidad de Carabobo
- Universidad Indígena de Venezuela
- Universidad Nacional Experimental de Guayana
- Universidad de Los Andes
- Universidad de Los Llanos Centrales Rómulo Gallegos
- Universidad de Los Llanos Occidentales Ezequiel Zamora
- Universidad Nacional Experimental del Táchira
- Universidad Nacional Experimental de Yaracuy
- Universidad del Zulia
- Universidad de Oriente
- Universidad Nacional Experimental Francisco de Miranda
- Universidad Marítima del Caribe
- Universidad Nacional Abierta
- Universidad Pedagógica Experimental Libertador
- Universidad Politécnica Antonio José de Sucre
- Universidad Politécnica de la Fuerza Armada Nacional
- Universidad Rafael María Baralt
- Universidad Simón Bolívar
- Universidad Simón Rodríguez
- Universidad Sur del Lago Jesús María Semprum
- Instituto Universitario Politécnico “Santiago Mariño”
- Universidad Alejandro de Humboldt
- Universidad Alonso de Ojeda
- Universidad Arturo Michelena
- Universidad Bicentenaria de Aragua
- Universidad Rafael Urdaneta
- Universidad Católica Andrés Bello
- Universidad Católica Cecilio Acosta
- Universidad Católica del Táchira
- Universidad Católica Santa Rosa
- Universidad de Margarita
- Universidad Dr. José Gregorio Hernández
- Universidad Fermín Toro
- Universidad José Antonio Páez
- Universidad José María Vargas
- Universidad Metropolitana
- Universidad Monteávila
- Universidad Nororiental Gran Mariscal de Ayacucho
- Universidad Nueva Esparta
- Universidad Panamericana del Puerto
- Universidad Rafael Belloso Chacin
- Universidad Santa María
- Universidad Tecnológica del Centro
- Universidad Valle del Momboy
- Universidad Yacambú
Requirements and How to Apply
Please we kindly recommend you check these out with any university you may want to study your course in, thanks.