Universidad Nacional Jorge Basadre Grohmann

Useful information



Support and assistance on arrival and during the period of stay

Office of National Cooperation and Internalization (ONCI) - Jorge Basadre Grohmann National University.


Halls of residence on offer

-Private accommodation in hotels located in the center of Tacna city. You can find easy access to internet, appropriate security and comfort.
-Average cost per day: 15 €.


Language courses on offer

-The courses are held in the official language: Spanish.


Information on the cost of living, climate and cultural events

-The cost of living is not too high. It has an average level.
-Food: 12 € (euros) per day.

-Local taxi: 1 €. (Average cost)

-Tacna city has a temperate-humid climate with moderate temperature range. The annual average temperature around the coastal city of Tacna is 15ºc approximately. In summer it´s so hot (28ºC), mainly in the months of January, February and March. In winter it´s cold (8ºC), mainly in July and August.

Civic festivals:
-Commemoration of Alto de la Alianza Battle (May 26th)
-Flag Day (June 7th)
-Independence Day (July 28th)
-Anniversary: Jorge Basadre Grohmann National University (August 6th)
-Anniversary: Return of Tacna to Peru (August 28th)
-Organized events during the year by Ministry of Culture and Provincial Municipality of Tacna.


Support to disabled people

-Preferential attention.


Monitoring Activities

-Monitoring activities are in charge by Office of National Cooperation and Internalization (ONCI):
-Induction actions in Jorge Basadre Grohmann National University.
-Monitoring and control of proposed activities.
-Evaluation of stay to the applicator.


Integration events organized by the University

-Presentation of Authorities (JBGNU).
-Local guided visit.