Buenos Aires Global Marketing Program
The Buenos Aires Global Marketing Program is a three-week program organized in cooperation with the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, which takes place in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Important Information at a Glance
Topic: Managing international business challenges with a focus on global marketing
Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Program dates: February 5 - February 23, 2024
Level and participants: Bachelor’s students (advanced)
Credits: 8 ECTS credits
- Course Outline Buenos Aires Global Marketing Program 2024 (pdf, 267 KB)
- Factsheet Buenos Aires Global Marketing Program 2024 (pdf, 101 KB)
The academic program will be on managing international business challenges with a focus on global marketing and will be held entirely in English. The program is worth a total of 8 ECTS credits. Please find detailed information on the academic program in the Course Outline.
The program is targeted towards advanced bachelor's students. A maximum of 20 WU students and 20 UTDT studens will participate in the program.
Credit Transfer Options & IBW International Experience
Upon successful completion of the program, which is worth 8 ECTS credits, students will receive a grade certificate. The earned ECTS credits can be confirmed as (part of) the IBW International Experience and/or can be transferred towards your curriculum. For credit transfer options, please have a look at the factsheet.
Please note: Since the program is designed for bachelor's level students, credit transfer is only possible on bachelor's level.
Program Fee & Mobility Grants
|Program fee (excl. accommodation)||620€|
The program fee will include:
Course fee (lectures) and course material
WU coordination prior to and during the program
Selected cultural / social events such as opening reception and closing reception, Intercultural Evening
Certain excursions and / or company visits
The fee does not include: accommodation, flights and transfers, visa fees, vaccinations (if needed), foreign travel health insurance, additional meals on lecture and non-lecture days and additional expenses on site. For all International Short Programs abroad, students are required to make sure that they are covered by health insurance.
Mobility grants for International Short Programs: There are 5 mobility grants available for this program. For more informaiton, including application requirements for mobility grants, please see here.
Please note the following cancellation policy:
If students cancel their participation until November 30, 2023, the International Office reserves the right to withhold a processing fee of €200.
If students cancel their participation after November 30, 2023 the International Office will not refund any portion of the program fee.
Application for this program is possible between October 16 (14:00) and October 23 (12:00 noon/midday), 2023! For further information on the application process, as well as application requirements and selection criteria, see here.
For the Buenos Aires Global Marketing Program the International Office is looking for one of the participating student to act as a “student assistant / student representative”. The student assistant will support the IO and the partner university with certain tasks on-site (such as the coordination of the intercultural evening) and will be a point of contact for the students, the partner university and the IO. In return, the program fee will be reduced by 600€. If you are interested in this position, please upload a motivation letter in the online application during the application period. Please note that you can only be considered for student assistant if you are also selected to participate in the ISP. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions.
Please note that accommodation is not included in the program fee. Students are asked to book the accomodation on their own for the respective program dates (latest possible arrival day: February 4; earliest possible departure after the official program closing). Below, you can find some information about recommended areas in Buenos Aires as well as some accommodation options. Students are not bound to these recommendations and can also arrange housing through other accommocation providers. Accommodation providers operate independently from WU. Bookings are subject to availability.
Recommended areas in Buenos Aires
The Universidad Torcuato di Tella (UTDT) is located in Nuñez/Belgrano, which is in the northern part of the city of Buenos Aires. Neighbourhoods in that area that are typically preferred by international students are: Palermo, Belgrano, Cañitas and Recoleta. You can use this link to find the best way to get from your accommodation to the university.
Like most universities in Argentina, UTDT does not have its own housing. Therefore, the university offers the following alternatives to find an accommodation option that fits your needs and budget:
Wolfstudents.com – this company, created by an UTDT alumni, offers personalized housing services in private apartments, rooms in shared apartments or family houses. In addition, it provides support services prior to arrival in Buenos Aires, accommodation warranties, property maintenance services, secure payments, and discounts on sports and cultural activities (e.g. soccer matches, music shows, theater, etc. ). Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org | WhatsApp: +54 911 2897 8389
HomeAbroadBA – offers homestay monthly or semester- long accommodations, as well as personalized orientation services during and before arriving in Buenos Aires. Contact: email@example.com | WhatsApp/Telephone: +54 911 5247 0604 | IG: @homeabroad.ba
Below, you will also find some other specific accommodation options that are located close to UTDT:
Impressions of former participants
Last update: November 2023
All information is subject to change