Student rooms in Medellin
With one of the most amazing and rapid transformations ever, Medellin has become a popular spot for international students. Continuous urban development and investments in improving the infrastructure are the major factors contributing to the betterment of the city.
Living here will allow you to witness the drive for improvement and innovation that makes the city so special. The pleasant climate, friendly people, cheap cost of living are among the many factors that make Medellin such an attractive place for studying and living abroad.
Semester Exchange or Internship in Medellin Colombia
Medellin is home to some of the best universities in Colombia like the University of Antioquia, EAFIT University, and Pontifical Bolivarian University. Through exchange programs, more and more international students are able to study abroad in Medellin.
Medellin is considered an important economic center in Colombia and many multinational companies are increasingly starting their operations in the city. As a result, there are numerous internship opportunities available for international students.
Best Neighborhoods in Medellin for International students
El Poblado is almost always at the top of the lists of the best neighborhoods in Medellin. It is more expensive but offers all the comforts of the western lifestyle. El Poblado is very popular for its nightlife in Parque Lleras. Also, the EAFIT University is located in this neighborhood. You can find many internship opportunities in El Poblado, as it a commercial district. Due to these reasons, you will find many international student houses in this neighborhood.
Laureles is another popular neighborhood in Medellin, which is less touristy but offers all the necessary amenities. The Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana is located in this neighborhood. The Universidad de Antioquia and the Medellin campus of the Universidad Nacional de Colombia are also located within reasonable distance from Laureles.
Envigado is a quieter residential neighborhood which offers affordable housing options. Parque Envigado is a popular spot in this neighborhood that has many restaurants and bars surrounding it.
Our Student Reviews
“Medellin is the place to be. It’s getting more popular among students and tourists for its cheap cost of living and even better nightlife. My university (UPB) was close to my house, which was great! I can recommend this to others!”Raymond Lemieux
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