Education Exchange Semesters GIMLA offers support, in Brazil, to exchange programs open to the University of St.Gallen Bachelor and Master students. For more information and application requirements, please contact the International Office. LATAM Compact The LATAM Compact are block seminars open to Master students of the University of St.Gallen in partnership with local Latin American Universities. The next block seminar, "Negotiating the Amazon", takes place in Fall 2018 (Nov. 03 - 10) in Brazil. More information. The application process is open to all Master and PhD students via the University's bidding system. Latin America (LA) Course Offers at the University of St.Gallen Lecturers affiliated to our Institute organize Contextual Studies courses on a regular basis. For an overview of courses on Latin America at the University of St. Gallen, please contact the Centro Latinoamericano-Suizo. Summer / Winter Courses The Global School in Empirical Research Methods (GSERM) of the University of St. Gallen is offering a course in collaboration with the Universidad EAFIT in Medellin. The Call for Applications is open until November 15, 2018. More information.