Education System Overview
In the 2019-2020 academic year, 83 U.S. students studied abroad for academic credit in Nicaragua.
Academic year: January – November
Major school holidays/break:
- December – January
Major exam period: Mid-April, end of June, mid-September and end of November.
Structure of the University System
Years of study required to earn a bachelor's degree: 4 -5 years The language of instruction in universities: Spanish
Years of required English instruction in universities: 2 year Degrees offered: Bachelors and Masters