The University of the Azores has signed an agreement with Santander Bank that allows Latin American students to apply for a grant to study at the UAc for a semester or a year.

Get in touch with the International Relations Office at your University and find out if your university has an agreement with Santander too and with the University of Azores.


You can apply for a mobility Santander Mobility to study at the University of the Azores (UAc) for a semester if:

  • You are taking an undergraduate or master program in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Puerto Rico, Spain or Uruguay


  • you must apply for Santander scholarships at your university to obtain a mobility grant.


Information for partners:
Student Nominations should be sent to the email on the following dates:
1st semester / full academic year: until 31 May
2nd semester: until 31 October.

For students:

After being accepted at your university to obtain a Santander scholarship, your university must send your nomination to us by email.

To submit your application you must follow the steps indicated in the online application guide.

Make sure you attach all documents required.

Your Learning Agreement must indicate the subjects that you want to enroll in at the UAc as well as the equivalent ones at your university. You should select courses that may grant you the equivalent of 30 ECTS per semester.

Check out the curriculum of our license and master degrees here.

Deadlines to apply are:

  1. 1st semester or full academic year: May 1 to June 30.
  2. 2nd Semester: October 1 to November 30.


You must apply here, within the application deadlines. Click on separator “alojamento/accommotion”

Deadlines for applying for accommodation are:

  1. 1st semester or 1 school year: May 1 to June 30.
  2. 2nd Semester: October 1 to November 30.