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Delegation HOLATAM

What to expect?

Your Benefits 

  • Be a part of the second edition of HOLATAM, the youngest International Student Project

  • Learn more about digitalisation in the healthcare sector in Argentina and Brazil

  • Explore new cultures, impressive cities and stunning landscapes 

  • Visit multinational companies operating in Argentina or Brazil and learn more about their way of dealing with digitalisation

  • Interact and exchange information with students from various degree programmes from the School of Engineering, Life Sciences, Social Work, Applied Psychology, Architecture, Civil Engineering & Geomatics as well as from the School of Business

  • Improve your social skills and test your communication ability in English and/or Spanish as well as Portuguese

  • Potentially find your future employer through our career fair during the Seminar in Switzerland

  • Enhance your business network

Academic Compensation & Expected Costs

  • School of Business: 5 ECTS points (BOEK/IM: Integration Module; WI/BIT & IBM: check with your Head of Programme).
    Applicants from other degree programmes: 5 ECTS points; compensation to be agreed with your Head of Programme. 

  • Maximum costs of CHF 2’800. The calculated costs represent the highest degree and can be lowered, depending on the successful acquisition of sponsor- and partnerships. 

  • The costs cover accommodation, visa, transportation, international & domestic flights, joint dinners and cultural activities.

Your Profile

  • Final year bachelor students at FHNW (usually 3rd year full-time students, 4th year part-time students and 2nd year social work students)

  • Interest for Latin American culture

  • Showing passion when participating in an international project

  • Motivated to gain insights into digitalisation in the healthcare sector in Argentina and Brazil

  • Ability to participate on the set dates (seminar week in Switzerland & abroad)

  • Fluency in English, Spanish or Portuguese is a plus (not necessary) 

Good to Know




Campus Olten


march    april


Argentina and Brazil

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