DISCOVER MEDELLIN

Discover Medellín: Learn Spanish in a City of Eternal Spring

Introduction to the Pearl of the Aburrá – Why I stayed in Medellin

Medellin is renowned not only for its pleasant climate and vibrant landscapes, but also as an ideal hub for education and culture. With campuses in the Estadio and El Poblado neighborhoods, and expansion plans for other Colombian cities, OLSA International offers a perfect environment for effectively learning Spanish.

Benefits of Learning Spanish in Medellín

Immersive Culture and Diversity

Students can fully immerse themselves in the local culture through festivals such as the Feria de las Flores, visits to museums like the Museo de Antioquia, or Casa Museo de la Memoria, and daily events that facilitate continual language practice.

Safety and Quality of Life

Medellín has made substantial progress in terms of safety and quality of life, establishing it as one of the most welcoming cities for international students.

OLSA Language Academy and Its All-Inclusive Plan

OLSA’s study packages include intensive Spanish programs that cover everything needed for a comprehensive learning experience:

  • Certified and Conversational Classes: Depending on the student’s level, both certified courses and conversation classes are included.

  • Lodging and Meals: Individual rooms in shared houses with all amenities, and a weekly meal credit at OLSA restaurants.

  • Excursions and Activities: Each package includes several monthly excursions and themed language exchange activities.

Support and Counseling

  • Visa and Orientation: Comprehensive advice on the student visa process from Visas en Colombia, including an orientation packet upon enrollment and international medical insurance for the visa.

  • Reception and Introductory Class: Airport pick-up and an introductory class about Medellín upon arrival.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • Do I need a basic level of Spanish to enroll? No, our courses are designed for all levels, from beginners to advanced.

  • What type of visa do I need? You will need a type V student visa, for which we provide full assistance.

  • Am I allowed to work while studying? No, students with a type V visa are not permitted to work in Colombian companies.

Conclusion

At OLSA Language Academy, not only will you acquire Spanish language skills, but you will also experience an authentic cultural immersion in one of Colombia’s most fascinating cities. We invite you to join our program and transform your language skills and worldview. Contact us today to begin your journey towards fluent Spanish and deep cultural immersion!

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