Pereira has an average temperature of 23 Celsius degrees, is strategically located in the heart of the Coffee Cultural Landscape, a territory adorned by mountains that produces one the best coffee in the world. The friendliness of local inhabitants is a great asset in creating unforgettable experiences for incentive tourism in the capital of the Department of Risaralda.
UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS
We are part of the Technological University of Pereira, we make most of our clinical practices in the Hospital Universitario San Jorge.
RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS
At the moment we don't have available research projects.
Road: Pereira is at the center of the transport hub for Caldas, Risaralda and Quindio. Autopista del Café are the highways which connect Armenia, Manizales, Pereira and Cartago. (Coffee Freeway)
SITM or Mass Public Transport: Pereira is currently undergoing a transitional phase, in which the traditional buses of the city are replaced completely by a Mass Public Transportation system with a Cable Car system.
Urban Bus: Soon to be replaced, is a bus system with almost 50 routes in the city, which costs $2.100 which is paid directly to the driver in cash, which has coverage in most areas of the city.
We sent a social program to the accepted student as soon as they received their card of acceptance, however, we define the particular social program along with the exchange students, upon arrival. Our social program includes tours of the city, trips to nearby tourist places, and cities of the coffee axis, also, if the student also wishes in collaboration with other associations we organize trips to other cities in the country.