Nomination and Application Process for Exchange Students and Free-Movers

Exchange students coming from partner universities must be nominated by their home institution. Free-movers (or students from non-partner universities) do not need to be nominated and can apply directly.

Nomination deadlines:

First semester 2018 (March - July): October 15th
Second semester 2018 (August - December): March 31st

Application deadlines:

First semester 2018 (March - July): November 1st
Second semester 2018 (August - December): April 15th

Mandatory Orientation Program:

First semester 2018 (March - July): March 2nd, 2018. An optional city tour is offered on March 3rd.
Second semester 2018 (August - December): August 3rd, 2018. An optional city tour is offered on August 4th.

General requirements:

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0 and good academic standing at home College or University.
  • At least 18 years of age when starting the program at UTDT.
  • Sophomore or higher level when the program begins.
  • A minimum of 4 semesters of college-level Spanish or proof of having at least a B2 level.
  • For MBA courses: be at least 26 years of age and have a minimum of 3 years of work experience.
Application documents:
  • Application form
  • Official University transcript in English or Spanish including the grades of most recent semester and an explanation of the grading system used at the home University
  • Proof of Spanish language proficiency 
  • One page CV (resume) 
  • Copy of personal information page of passport (if you have multiple passports, please only send copy of the one you will use to enter Argentina)
  • Passport size photo for picture ID
  • Architecture students must also submit a 5-20 page portfolio in .pdf format. with a weight of less than 10 MB. They will also be required to have an admissions interview in Spanish, via Skype.


    • Send scanned copies of all application materials in one single email to It is not necessary to send printed copies. 
    • Incomplete applications will not be processed!
    • You will receive a confirmation email when your application is received.
    • Admissions decisions will be communicated via email approximately 3 weeks after the application deadline.