Discover Argentina, South America’s second-largest country, where vibrant culture and breathtaking landscapes converge. As the largest Spanish-speaking nation on the continent, Argentina invites you to immerse yourself in its rich traditions and diverse heritage.

Renowned for its passionate tango, exquisite cuisine, and world-class wine, Argentina showcases a unique fusion of European, indigenous, and immigrant influences. Experience the warmth of Argentine hospitality and celebrate the country’s multicultural spirit, enriched by waves of global immigration.

Explore the dynamic contrasts of Argentina—from bustling cities to tranquil countryside and awe-inspiring natural wonders like the majestic Andes Mountains and the stunning Iguazu Falls. Whether you’re drawn to its vibrant urban life or the serene beauty of its natural landscapes, Argentina promises an unforgettable journey filled with culture, tradition, and adventure. Embrace the allure of this captivating destination and create memories that will last a lifetime.


AFS Argentina is excited to introduce a new program for international students that offers a unique blend of educational and recreational activities focused on essential global themes. This program aims to promote awareness, engagement, and develop skills across various crucial areas.

Human Rights: Students will participate in activities that explore human rights education, focusing on combating discrimination and violence. Through interactive discussions and projects, participants will gain a deeper understanding of human rights issues and how to advocate for a more inclusive society.

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Activities designed to develop skills that contribute to the achievement of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. Students will learn how they can make a tangible impact on global challenges and promote sustainable development in their communities.


Students will participate in activities designed to encourage a commitment to sustainable development and environmental care. Participants will acquire key skills and knowledge to lead responsible initiatives that protect and preserve our natural resources, promoting a more sustainable future.


Engaging and educational activities centered around gender education, emphasizing the promotion of equality. Through discussions and collaborative projects, students will explore gender issues and learn about the importance of gender equality.

The new AFS Argentina program prepares students with essential intercultural skills, encouraging effective communication and understanding across diverse backgrounds. Participants will engage in activities designed to develop these competencies.

Effective Communication: Learn to communicate and engage effectively with people from diverse backgrounds through interactive exercises and real-life scenarios.

Understanding Stereotypes and Generalizations: Understand and challenge stereotypes and generalizations, recognizing their impact on daily life.

Cultural Specifics Training: Gain insights into different cultural practices, traditions, and social norms.

Cultural Diversity and Global Competencies: Develop skills in cultural diversity and global competencies to thrive in a multicultural world.

Intercultural Communication Skills: Enhance your ability to communicate effectively with people from other cultures, overcoming language barriers and cultural misunderstandings.

Building Interventions: Learn strategies to address and resolve cultural conflicts, promoting harmony and mutual respect.

Why learn spanish?

Beautiful Language: Spanish is a beautiful language with a melodious sound and rich cultural traditions. Its expressive and vibrant nature makes it enjoyable to learn and speak.

Gateway to Other Languages: Learning Spanish can help you learn other languages like Portuguese, Italian, and French more easily. With a foundation in Spanish, picking up these related languages becomes easier.

Widely Spoken: Spanish is the second most spoken language in the world, with over 460 million native speakers. It is the official language in 20 countries across multiple continents, making it incredibly useful for travel and communication.

Professional Development: Spanish is highly sought after in various professional fields such as tourism, proficiency in Spanish can open up numerous career opportunities.



Spanish and Football Program in Buenos Aires

  •  Duration: 4 weeks
  • Spanish Classes Component 20 hours per week for 4 weeks – Spanish group classes 4 hours a day during the morning. Group language level will be tested upon arrival. Includes study materials and welcome kit for the class.
  • Accommodation: 27 nights in shared bedrooms in 6/8 beds in bedrooms. Hosted at Recoleta Boutique Hostel in Buenos Aires located 4 blocks from Spanish School.
  • Soccer Component: 12,5 hrs per week for 4 weeks (2,30 hrs per day from Monday to Friday) of soccer training and some matches with other teams will be arranged to practice. Watch a soccer game in one of the most important stadiums in the city.
  • Global Competencies Development Component: pre departure online orientation, end of stay Orientation and workshops.
  • Transport: Includes transfers from school to football training and back, to football match and to the ranch day.
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STEM in Buenos Aires

  • Duration:  2 Weeks
  • Spanish classes Component: 12 hours total for Beginners at our award-winning center. Bilingual Coordinator chaperoning all program activities, excursions, and available for 24/7 emergency support.
  • Accommodation: 14 nights accommodation in local homestays for students and faculty: including single rooms, shared bathroom, half board, and free WiFi.
    Homestays are never more than 40 minutes away from the school and are located throughout upscale neighborhoods.
  • Program inclusions: cultural activities, STEM activities (visits, and lectures listed in the itinerary) and 2 excursions.
  • Transport: Comprehensive on-site orientation, welcome Pack + public transportation cards, airport group transfer, in and out and housing transfer.
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Human Rights in Argentina

  • Duration: 4 week Intensive program
  • Spanish classes Component 4 weeks of intensive group Spanish classes 20 hours per week (integrated with other international students according to level).
  • Accommodation: 28 nights in local homestays for students and faculty: including single rooms, shared bathroom, half board and free WiFi.Homestays are never more than 40 minutes away from the school and are located throughout upscale neighbourhoods of Buenos Aires, such as Recoleta, Palermo or Belgrano.
  • Program inclusions: cultural activities, special activities ( 4 Human Rights Workshops + 5 Visits  ) and 2 excursions.
  • Transport: Private airport transfer service (pick-up and drop-o) and welcome pack with public transportation card. Bilingual Coordinator chaperoning all program activities, excursions, and available for 24/7 emergency support.
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Spanish and Culture

  • Duration: 4 weeks
  • Spanish classes Component 40 hours over 4 weeks – Spanish group classes 4 hours a day during the morning. Group language level will be tested upon arrival. Includes study materials and welcome kit for the class.
  • Accommodation: local host families.
  • Culture Component: participants will have the opportunity to experience and learn about typical activities of Argentine culture, such as pottery workshops, cooking courses where they will learn to prepare typical dishes, tango classes, museum visits, and other tourist activities, as well as experiencing life within a local family.
  • Program inclusions: Spanish lessons, pottery workshops,  cooking courses, tango lessons, visits and excursions.
  • Global Competencies Development Component: arrival orientation.
  • Transport: Includes transfers from Buenos Aires to the host community.

Familia Castillo - Host family testimonio

“El intercambio con AFS abrió nuestras mentes y nuestos corazones, deseamos mucho volver a encontrarnos con nuestros chicos y pronto recibir a un nuevo estudiante”

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About AFS Argentina

AFS Argentina has a rich history, having begun its operations in the country many years ago. Since then, we have facilitated the exchange of approximately 300 students and have been welcomed into the homes of over 500 host families per year.

Our organization is supported by nearly 750 dedicated volunteers spread across different cities throughout Argentina. These volunteers play a crucial role in enabling our programs and ensuring the success of intercultural experiences for all participants.

At AFS Argentina, we have a dynamic team of 29 staff members, each bringing their own unique expertise and passion to our work. Together, we strive for innovation and excellence, always seeking to provide the best possible experiences for our diverse range of candidates.