Colombia (ASCEMCOL) - ACEMRIS - Universidad Tecnologica de Pereira, Pereira
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
472023
17613
Internal medicine, Pediatrics, General surgery, Gynecology and Obstetrics
February, march, september, october, august, April, May, November
10 SCOPE STUDENTS
0 SCORE STUDENTS
1 meal per day
Host Family
Sometimes , the university requieres some other document and forms, but the LEO will inform this by e-mail ,prior to the exchange.
http://www.utp.edu.co/
LEOs
Universidad Tecnologica de Pereira LEO ACEMRIS
OVERVIEW
Pereira, has  an average temperature of 21  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 are 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 research projects availables
BOARDING
Student flat,  hospital, family home, here you can find additional information about the typical food:
http://pereiraaromasysabores.blogspot.com.co/2009/11/comidas-tipicas-de-la-region-cafetera.html
LODGING
At Hospital, family home or  student flat
TRANSPORTATION
Air: Pereira's airport is the Matecaña International Airport

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, that costs of $2.000 which is paid directly to the driver in cash, which has coverage in most areas of the city.
SOCIAL PROGRAM
We sent a Social program to the accepted student as soon as they received their card of acceptance, however we agree  the particular social program along with the exchange students, upon arrival.
OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
http://www.colombia.travel/es/a-donde-ir/andina/pereira