Latin American Studies Program

This four-week program offers students and young professionals the opportunity to have a cultural experience in Colombia, one of Latin America's most diverse countries, while taking subjects on Latin American issues. For January 2018, the Program will focus on: Sustainable Development in Latin America.


Program dates

January 22nd to February 16th of 2018 


LASP 2017 participants

This year, 13 Australian students from Macquarie University and RMIT University joined us for the 2017 version.

For four weeks, the students learned about Sustainable Development in Latin America, as well as about Colombian history and culture. They  also attended Spanish lessons offered by our Department of Foreign Languages and Cultures and enjoyed several cultural activities in Bogotá and its surroundings.


LASP 2016-1 participants

Universidad de La Sabana welcomed 14 autralian students who joined the 2016-1 Latin American Studies Program, coming from Macquarie University (2), RMIT (4), Queensland University of Technology (2) , University of Sydney (5) and University of Technology Sydney (1).

For four weeks, the students took courses on Business Culture and History of Latin America, taught in English by La Sabana professors. They  also attended Spanish lessons from our Department of Languages and Cultures, and enjoyed cultural activities in Bogotá and its surroundings.

They were at the University until February 12.


LASP 2015-1 participants

Universidad de La Sabana welcomed 22 Australian students who joined the 2015-1 Latin American Studies Program, coming from Macquarie University (10), University of Technology Sydney (6), Queensland University of Technology (5) and James Cook University (1).

For four weeks, the students took courses on Business Culture and History of Latin America, taught in English by La Sabana professors. They  also attended Spanish lessons from our Department of Languages and Cultures, and enjoyed cultural activities in Bogotá and its surroundings.

They were at the University until February 13.