Study Abroad in Guanajuato, Mexico

About Guanajuato, Mexico

Guanajuato, a picturesque university city and UNESCO World Heritage Site, is situated in central Mexico and boasts incredible natural surroundings. Set at an altitude of more than 6,000 feet, the landscape includes a narrow gorge and magnificent vistas from sloping hillsides.

Characterized by winding pedestrian streets, tranquil plazas, abundant flowers and pastel-colored houses with iron balconies, Guanajuato instantly charms its visitors. Plus, it's less than 30 minutes from the international airport, allowing travelers and study abroad students easy travel throughout México and the rest of the world. Guanajuato is a 5-hour car ride from México City.

Study Spanish abroad in Guanajuato and discover one of Mexico's most beloved destinations!

The Spanish Language School

Located within a 15-minute walk of all the important sites of interest, our Guanajuato study abroad students will enjoy a school located a stone's throw from the city center.

Our academic center is housed in a traditional Mexican-style building, where you will enjoy such facilities as: a central patio, 16 classrooms, a common room, a reception area, a multimedia room and more!

Minimum age to study abroad in Guanajuato: 17 years old.

Group sizes limited to a maximum of 8 students per class.

Spanish Language Courses in Guanajuato, Mexico

  • Intensive Group Course (20 Spanish + 5 culture lessons per week)
  • Super Intensive Group Course (30 Spanish + 5 culture lessons per week)
  • Part Time Intensive Group Course (10 Spanish + 5 culture lessons per week)
  • Premium Intensive (20 group lessons per week)
  • Premium Intensive+ (20 group + 5 private lessons per week)
  • Premium Super Intensive (20 group + 10 private lessons per week)
  • Premium Super Immersion (20 group + 15 private lessons per week)
  • Private Spanish Lessons (1, 5, 10, 15, 20 or 25+ lessons per week)
  • Medical or Business Spanish Course
  • Cooking Classes + Spanish
  • Volunteer Program
  • DELE Exam Preparation
  • Spanish Teacher Course
  • Christmas Program
  • Spanish + Culture (+Art/ +History/ +Literature)
  • Student Groups (8+ students)



Staying with a host family in Guanajuato and participating in their day-to-day life is the best way to learn the language and discover Mexico's culture. You can stay in a single or double room. Meal plan options are: breakfast only, half-board and full-board.

Shared Apartments

A shared apartment is also a popular choice for our study abroad students. You will live alongside other international students in a pleasant, multi-cultural and stimulating atmosphere. The apartments are not luxurious, but they are fully furnished and have kitchens complete with anything you may need to prepare your meals as there is no meal plan available with this option. You can select between a single, double or double room for single use. Triple rooms are available upon request for students traveling together.

Cultural Activities

At our Spanish school in Guanajuato, we offer our study abroad participants a plethora of weekly activities such as Mexican cooking classes, salsa lessons, movie projections and café socials at the school.

On the weekends, students can sign up for excursions to nearby colonial cities like San Miguel de Allende, Dolores Hidalgo and Guadalajara, the second largest city in Mexico.


  • UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Discount if you study abroad in Guanajuato for 10+ weeks and pay the total cost of the program at least 5 months before arrival.
  • Small and beautiful city- a perfect study abroad city!

Prices & Dates

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