International Relations

Study at the University of Lima


Welcome to the University of Lima! We are grateful to be your host university for the exchange program in Peru. 

Peru has become one of the major development and investment centers in Latin America, and the University of Lima offers you an opportunity to be part of our university community through its twelve academic programs:

At the Faculty of Business and Economics

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Marketing

At the Faculty of Communication

  • Communication 

At the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture

  • Architecture 
  • Civil Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Systems Engineering

At the Faculty of Law

  • Law

At the Faculty of Psychology

  • Psychology

Academic Calendar

First semester: April-July
Second semester: August-December

Our Business School offers a number of courses in English, which are updated every semester. Please contact the International Office at your university for a list of courses, or write to for more information.

Exchange Students’ Guide

This guide has been prepared in order to provide foreign students with useful and practical information to study and live in Lima. You can download it here

If you need more information, write to

Required documents

The documents required for student exchange at the University of Lima are as follows:  

  • Exchange Students’ Application Form
  • Résumé. 
  • Authenticated copy of the page showing the expiry and renewal date(s) of the passport.  
  • Transcript of the university of origin. 
  • A letter explaining personal motivations. 
  • Presentation letter from the Exchange Coordinator. 
  • International health insurance. 
  • One passport size color photo.

Deadlines for submitting the application

First semester (April-July), up to February 15.
Second semester (August-Decembrer), up to June 15.