ESPEX Winter Courses

Espex winter
ESPEX (Español para Extranjeros) is a Spanish program for foreign students created at UPB Language Center to meet the demand for Spanish learning programs offered to foreigners and to institutions abroad. 


- To develop the communicative competence in Spanish from levels A1 to C1 (CEFR).

- To expose the participants to the Colombian culture and to the socio-cultural aspects developed along the course .

hours: Course length


  1. Guidance and assistance regarding housing and visas 
  2. Academic tutoring (extra help with Spanish): a tutor will help you with your Spanish (available ONLY to those enrolled in the program)
  3. Auditing regular classes: possibility of sitting in at least one of the courses from the Basic Study Cycle or the Center for Humanities (available ONLY to those enrolled in the program) 
  4. Language exchange: practice your language with Colombian students on campus (available ONLY to those enrolled in the program) 
  5. Free conversation clubs
  6. Class materials 


  • General Spanish: From level A1 to C1 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)
  • Colombian Literature: A course about the most outstanding writers and masterpieces of the history of Colombian literature
  • Recent History of Colombia: A course about the most relevant events that have taken place during the past decades in Colombia
  • Spanish for Business: A course about the world of finance, business and economy to reinforce the process of adaptation to the Latin-American culture

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Our Espex Program

Espex is certified by Instituto Cervantes. Our Language Center has 26 years of experience teaching Spanish for foreign students. 
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For further information, please contact

Circular 1 # 70 - 01
Building 9, office 217. Ecocampus Laureles.
Telephone number
(574) 448 83 88
Ext. 12000

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