Studying Latin America

Coursework study

The ANU offers a number of courses related to Latin America as well as Spanish and Portuguese language study. The Australian National Internship Program also has an active history of partnering with the Latin American Embassies in Canberra to place student interns.

Higher degree research

ANCLAS does not accept Masters or PhD students for study at the Centre. However, if you are interested in pursuing higher degree research at the ANU and you specialise in Latin American Studies, please use the people page to search for affiliate members and contact them directly.

Latin American Student Association (LASA)

The ANU has a vibrant student association that brings together international Latin American students studying in a variety of programs on campus, with students from many backgrounds and nationalities who are interested in Latin American Studies. You can find LASA on Facebook here ( and on their blog (

Updated:  8 April 2021/Responsible Officer:  Centre Director/Page Contact:  CASS Marketing & Communications