1st Semester: January - June 2nd Semester: July – November
The Universidad EAFIT is a private university that was established in 1960 and is located in the city of Medellín, Colombia. Medellín is the second largest city after the capital Bogotá and in 2012 it was named the most innovative city in the world by the Wall Street Journal. In 2011 the world's longest escalator, which stretches a height of 28 stories, was opened in the city. Medellín’s nickname is the "City of Eternal Spring" given the year-round warm and sunny weather. The average annual temperature is 21.9 ° C.
Students can choose from a total of 21 Bachelor programmes and 34 Master programmes at the university. The EAFIT also has a "School of Management" and a "School of Finance and Economics" in which economics courses can be attended. In addition to English, Chinese and German, courses are taught in ten other languages.
For further information and questions, please contact our study abroad advisory team.
ca. 2,441,123 (2013)
Economics & Business Administration (Bachelor & Master)
No. of Students
Required Language skills
Spanish and English
Language of instruction
Spanish or English
Until the 15th of Jan for the following winter semester
Until the 15th of June for the following summer semester
Application documents are only available online during the application period under this URL.
Experience reports (in German)
1st Semester: January - June
2nd Semester: July – November