About Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires is a dynamic city with growing opportunities for international students and graduates and one of the best cities for students in the Spanish-speaking world. Argentina’s universities are renowned across Latin America for the quality of the graduates they produce. Buenos Aires is among the 10th most popular cities according to students studying abroad. For those considering studying in Buenos Aires, the lifestyle is likely to offer a major draw. World-renowned nightlife, enticing cuisine, a pleasant climate and one of the continent’s most vibrant arts and culture scenes combine to make Buenos Aires a favored destination for travelers of all ages and interests.
The program will take place at the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella (UTDT). UTDT is a private non-profit institution founded in 1991 by the Di Tella Foundation and the Instituto Torcuato Di Tella, with support from the international philanthropic community. The mission of the University –which opened its doors on March 11th, 1992– is to educate new generations of academic, social, political and business leaders, and to advance research and scholarship in the arts and sciences. UTDT is a highly recognized research university in Latin America and its library is among the most complete libraries devoted to the social sciences in Argentina.
Located in the city of Buenos Aires, in the residential neighborhood of Belgrano, the University is well-connected by public transportation to this capital´s most interesting sites. The new building features classrooms equipped with state-of-the-art technology, an architecture studio with 286 drawing tables and a small cinema. The library is home to over 70,000 volumes, holds an impressive newspaper archive and several valuable private collections.