The Department of  Foreign Languages and Cultures offers a high quality Spanish Program to the international community and foreigners living in Colombia.  Classes are carried out in the university campus in an academic, safe and excellent service environment.

School students, university and college students, young people, adults, professionals and executives will find our courses their best option to improve communicative competences in the language and will have the opportunity to learn about the Colombian and Latin American culture.

All Spanish courses are complemented with a great variety of cultural activities and extracurricular courses that enrich the experience. Participants are also offered flexibility in the number of weeks they want to study and the starting date of the course. Classes start every week on Monday.

Learn Spanish with us. Fall in love with Colombia and its culture.

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We are a high quality, nationally recognized, accredited university. Internationally, we have academic agreements with many universities. We offer 21 undergraduate and 66 graduate programs. Additionally, we also have an excellent program of Spanish for foreigners. Visit us at www.unisabana.edu.co

The Department of Foreign Languages and Cultures is a unit that offers academic programs in foreign languages to different departments in the University and to the general public. It has international certifications, teachers with excellent academic qualifications, and a technological infrastructure and resources that are well above national and international standards.

We are committed to strengthening the use of foreign languages, as well as excellence in teaching and in our students’ cultural and academic achievements.


Nationality: North American

"The experience of learning spanish in Colombia has been great and Universidad de La Sabana with the Spanish Program for Foreigners has been wonderful because teachers plan their classes in a way that every student learns the same"


Nationality: North American

"Colombia, a place where smiles are not fake"


Nationality: German

"In the short period of time that I have been studying in the Spanish Program of Universidad de La Sabana I feel that my spanish is getting better every day, it has been a wonderful experience and I highly recommend the course in La Sabana to the people that want to learn spanish"


Nationality: Brazilian

"The Spanish Program of Universidad de La Sabana helped me a lot with my spanish. The classes, the teachers, the extracurricular activities and the warmth of people at La Sabana made me feel like at home, I loved it"


The general objective of the course is to improve the communicative competences in Spanish and the intercultural competence as well.


Theoretical and practical sessions with a communicative approach in which the students work on the four language skills: listening, speaking, writing and reading and learn an appropriate range of grammar and vocabulary in accordance with the topics studied in class.

To complement the program, the students will be able to participate in cultural activities and extracurricular courses that will help them improve both their Spanish level and cultural competence.


  • Improvement of the Spanish communicative competence
  • Ample acquaintance with Colombian and Latin-American culture
  • Immersion in the Colombian culture






*Low  Intermediate



*Upper Intermediate


 Classes will be delivered in the campus of Universidad de La Sabana.

Participants will have access to all facilities and services of the university:

  • Resources Center
  • Library
  • Sports facilities
  • Restaurants
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafeterias
  • Snack bars
  • First aid office
  • Stores
  • Transportation

- Academic excellence

- High quality accredited University

- Highly qualified, experienced teachers.

- Spanish courses that meets international standards

- Modern, dynamic methodologies adapted to students’ needs

- Student-centered classes

- Each participant will have a personalized language improvement plan

- Use of technology

- Cultural immersion

- Cultural outings and extracurricular courses (extra cost)

- Resource center, tutoring, access to the virtual platform for language practice

- Campus surrounded by nature, with beautiful gardens

- Excellent facilities and a safe environment

- A culture of recycling and respect for the environment

- Sports courts, library, cafeteria, and restaurants

- Free Wi-Fi access

- A welcoming and inclusive campus