Fall 2016 Academic Calendar
- Orientation: July 29, 2016
- Classes Begin: August 1, 2016
- Classes End: December 16, 2016
- Exams Begin: November 29, 2016
- Exams End: December 16, 2016
The law degree program at UTDT is an undergraduate, full-time, five-year course of study, using the case method and simulation techniques. It also features moot court competitions, intensive training in legal writing, and externship programs. Students visiting the university can take classes offered to fourth and fifth-year students. Students may also take approved courses in UTDT's LLM programs in Law and Economic, and Tax Law. These courses tend to be short, meeting over the span of a month or less. The following courses were approved for Georgetown students in in the past. Course offerings for 2015 will be available in July.
Approved 4th & 5th year courses:
- Concursos y Quiebras / Meeting of Creditors and Bankruptcies
- Contabilidad y Análisis Financiero / Accounting and Financial Analysis
- Derecho Internacional Privado / International Private Law
- Seminario Mediación y Arbitraje / Mediation and Arbitration Seminar
- Derecho Penal Tributario
- Derecho de la Competencia
- Estrategia Empresaria
- Procedimiento Tributario
- Impuesto a las Ganancias II
- Litigacion Compleja
- Derecho Tributario Internacional
- Valuacion de Empresas
- Regulacion Bancaria
Because new course offerings may not be publicized until the start of the term, it is possible that not all eligible courses are listed above. Participants in this program who wish to enroll in any course not listed above must contact the Office of Transnational Programs by email to request approval. Participants should not expect to receive credit for courses that are not expressly approved by OTP.
Undergraduate courses are typically worth between 2-4 Georgetown credits and LLM courses are typically 1-2 credits, depending on the amount of time the class meets. Final credit amounts are determined when UTDT releases its timetable.
Approved students will submit their initial course preferences by March 24; however, registration in individual courses will not be confirmed until students arrive at UTDT in late July.
UTDT's grading system is available here. (Scroll to the bottom of the page.)
Spanish Language Proficiency
Students who participate in this program are required to have a high level of Spanish proficiency. The Office of Transnational Programs reserves the right to ask students to submit to language testing before issuing final approval for participation.
The Universidad Torcuato Di Tella does not offer on-campus housing to its students, however, they do send a list of available housing with an offer of admission. If you would like information on housing beforehand, the International Programs Office at UTDT can assist by offering a list of families who rent rooms to students (this provides a more intimate glimpse of Argentine life)., as well as provide information on off-campus student dormitories.
|Housing||$850 - $1,000|
|Local Travel||$40 - $75|
|Books||$40 - $500|
|TOTAL||$29,264 - $29.909|
Additional information is available in UTDT's Handbook for International Students. In addition to the above fees, UTDT offers an optional city tour for $15 at the beginning of each semester, as well as a four-week Spanish Course for $315.