Course provision

Course providers offer ADIT-relevant tuition and training around the world. These courses can be an ideal way of supplementing your ADIT exam preparation, or simply enhancing your understanding of an international tax topic.

All courses are offered independently of the CIOT. Courses do not include ADIT exam entry; exam entry enquiries and bookings must be made directly to the CIOT. Course enquiries, bookings and payments should be directed to the course provider.

Please note that the CIOT does not control or supervise any of these courses and is not responsible for their content or conduct. The course summaries below are provided by each course provider. Course providers are listed alphabetically within each category.

If you know of other international tax courses which are not currently listed, which you would like to recommend for the benefit of ADIT students, please contact us at info [at] adit.org.uk.


Course provider information

 
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Altium Training
                       
Bloomberg BNA
                         
Dakhall Institute
                     
DJH International Tax
                       
Global Academy for Mining, Oil & Gas
                 
Globaltraining
                   
IBFD
                 
Irish Tax Institute
                       
Malta Institute of Management
                       
NYS Invictus Institute of Accountancy
                     
Pantelis Stylianides Institute & Taxatelier
                       
Sheltons International
                         
StudySmart
                           
Taxmann
                       
Tolley Exam Training
                 
ToMiVer
                     
Relevant courses not specific to ADIT
                             
Centro de Estudios Garrigues
                         
IMF Academy
                           
Pioneer Professional Academy
                       
Quorum Training
                         
Tax Academy of Singapore
                       
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
                 
University courses
                             
Bournemouth University
                           
Executive Education Center, KIMEP
                       
International Tax Center Leiden
                       
International Tax Institute, Hamburg
                     
King's College London
                       
Lahore School of Accountancy & Finance
                     
Queen Mary University of London
                     
School of Taxation and Business Law
                 
Texas A&M University
                           
University of Edinburgh
                         
University of Lausanne
                       
University of Oxford
                     
University of Western Australia
                     

Option paper information

 
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Australia
EU Direct Tax
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China
EU VAT
Option 03
Cyprus
Transfer Pricing
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Hong Kong
Upstream Oil and Gas
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India
 
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Ireland
 
Option 07
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Option 08
Singapore
 
Option 09
United Kingdom
 
Option 10
United States
 

Courses specific to ADIT

Altium Training (Greece)

Comprehensive courses for ADIT are offered in Athens by Altium Training. Altium Training is a leading quality training organisation, offering programmes for internationally recognised professional qualifications to individuals, corporations and the government in accounting, business, finance, tax and marketing.

Courses are available for the following papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option

2016-17 course dates:

15 October 2016 – 14 May 2017

Further information:

Altium Training, 260 Kifissias Avenue, 15232, Athens, Greece

T: +30 210 6899000 or +30 210 6748620
E: info [at] altiumtraining.gr (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)  or eleni.kalyva [at] altiumtraining.gr (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.altiumtraining.gr

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Bloomberg BNA (USA)

Bloomberg BNA offers an intensive, 3-day course for Paper 1.

Courses covering the Paper 2.10 – United States option paper are also available.

Further information:

Bloomberg BNA, 1801 S. Bell Street, Arlington, VA 22202, USA

T: +1 703 341 3500
E: customercare [at] bna.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.bna.com/tax-accounting-t5000

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Dakhall Institute (Ghana)

Dakhall Institute is the leading provider of UK law, insurance and tax qualifications in the Ashanti region, with headquarters in Kumasi, developing the highest calibre of LLB students, tax and Insurance professionals for over four years in Ghana.

Dakhall offers intensive courses, delivered by a team of leading international tax professionals, specifically designed for the syllabus of the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.09 - United Kingdom option
  • Paper 3.03 - Transfer pricing option
  • Paper 3.04 - Upstream oil and gas option

Dakhall provides intensive lectures in April and October every year.

Further information:

Dakhall Institute, Odeneho Kwadaso-El Shadai New Site, Kumasi, Ghana

PO Box SN 13, Santasi, Ghana

T: +233 277 835477
E: dakhallinstitute [at] yahoo.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.dakhall.com

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DJH International Tax (UK)

DJH International Tax specialises in the provision of targeted training to form part of students’ ADIT study programmes. Four-day, intensive courses take place in London in the Spring and Autumn of each year. Live courses are designed to provide an excellent opportunity to learn from both the tutors and fellow professionals, and focus on teaching the topic, rather than simply how to pass a related exam.

Courses for the following three ADIT papers are available:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.10 – United States option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option

The courses for Paper 1 and Paper 2.10 – United States are taught by highly experienced lecturers in international and/or US taxation. Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing is taught by a team of practising professionals with expertise across the various fields of transfer pricing included in the syllabus and tested in the exam. US courses can qualify for CPE credits as DJH International Tax is an IRS-approved continuing education provider.

2017 course dates:

Course dates can be found on the DJH International Tax website.

Further information:

T: +44 (0)1962 458058
E: deborah [at] djhinternationaltax.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.djhinternationaltax.com

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Global Academy for Mining, Oil and Gas (various countries)

The Global Academy for Mining, Oil and Gas offers courses in tax in the Middle East and Africa, both live and via its online Audio Visual Lecture Centre.

Intensive courses, delivered by a team of leading international tax professionals, are available for the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.08 – Singapore option
  • Paper 2.09 – United Kingdom option
  • Paper 2.10 – United States option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option
  • Paper 3.04 – Upstream Oil and Gas option

Further information:

T: +44 (0)7547 523867
E: shabnum [at] mogacademy.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.mogacademy.com/pages/accountancy-and-taxation-qualifications (Main page) or www.mogacademy.com/pages/africa (Africa) or www.mogacademy.com/pages/middle-east (Middle East)

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Globaltraining (various countries)

Globaltraining has locations in Cyprus (Nicosia and Limassol), Greece (Athens), Romania (Bucharest) and Russia (Moscow), and offers courses specific to the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.03 – Cyprus option (available in Nicosia and Limassol only)
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option (available in Bucharest only)
  • Paper 3.02 – EU VAT option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option

As a leading professional training organsiation, since 1993, Globaltraining is equipped with knowledge, skills and expertise to ensure that the courses are delivered to a high standard.

Globaltraining has established state-of-the-art infrastructure, providing a strong environment for high-quality learning. Courses are designed in such a way as to minimise disruption at work, and include classroom tuition and revision sessions, live online tuition, and hybrid courses. The lecturing team consists of professionals with hands-on experience of international tax consultancy.

Further information:

Globaltraining, 46 Makedonitissas Avenue, PO Box 24005, 1700, Nicosia, Cyprus

T: +357 22841500 (Cyprus) or +30 210 672 2868 (Greece) or +40 21 3128811 (Romania)
E: info.cy [at] globaltraining.org (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)  or info.gr [at] globaltraining.org (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)  or info.ro [at] globaltraining.org (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.globaltraining.org/programme/adit

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International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation (various countries)

IBFD International Tax Training provides a wide range of courses and workshops on a choice of topics in international taxation, including tax treaties, corporate taxation, tax planning, transfer pricing, oil and gas, and European VAT.

They offer interactive online courses, classroom courses held at various locations worldwide, and courses tailored to your specific needs and held at a location of your choice. All of these provide a solid grounding for topics within the following ADIT papers

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.02 – China option
  • Paper 2.10 – United States option
  • Paper 3.02 – EU VAT option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option
  • Paper 3.04 – Upstream Oil and Gas option

For a comprehensive list of IBFD courses relevant to the ADIT papers mentioned above, please refer to the IBFD website.

To check dates for IBFD courses and for information about early registration discounts (applicable to classroom courses only), please refer to the IBFD website.

Further information:

T: +31 (0)20 554 0139
E: onlinecourses [at] ibfd.org (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.ibfd.org/Courses/CIOT-s-Advanced-Diploma-International-Taxation

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Irish Tax Institute (Ireland)

The Irish Tax Institute is the leading provider of tax qualifications in Ireland, educating the finest minds in tax and business for over thirty years, and is the only professional body in Ireland exclusively dedicated to tax. The Irish Tax Institute offers bespoke online courses, delivered by a team of leading international tax professionals, specifically designed for the syllabus of three ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.06 – Ireland option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option

All students receive access to Blackboard Learn, the Irish Tax Institute’s online Learning Management System, which includes recorded lectures, slides, manual and additional study material. Access to the course materials is provided for one year from date of purchase. Each course includes an intensive exam preparation day in May or November, which can be attended in person or viewed as a live webinar or recorded lecture.

Further information:

Irish Tax Institute, South Block, Longboat Quay, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland

T: +353 (1) 6631700
E: jmurphy [at] taxinstitute.ie (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: taxinstitute.ie/ProfessionalDevelopment/AdvancedDiplomainInternationalTaxationADIT.aspx
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/groups/4768161

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Malta Institute of Management (Malta)

The Malta Institute of Management offer a comprehensive course for the following papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.07 – Malta option
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option

2017 course dates:

Course dates can be found on the Malta Institute of Management website.

Further information:

Mr Mark Tierney, Malta Institute of Management, Suite 6, 22 Airways House, Triq it-Torri, Msida, MSD 1825, Malta

T: +356 2145 6819
F: +356 2145 1167
E: education [at] maltamanagement.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.maltamanagement.com

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NYS Invictus Institute of Accountancy (Cyprus)

NYS Invictus offers courses specific to the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.03 – Cyprus option
  • Paper 3.02 – EU VAT option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option

Further information:

Mr Spyros Ioannou BA ACA, NYS Invictus Institute of Accountancy, Invictus Building, Mesa Geitonia, Kyriakou Matsi 5, 4002, Limassol, Cyprus

T: +357 25 722600 or +357 99 741943
F: +357 25 724900
E: info [at] nysinvictus.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.nysinvictus.com (Under construction)
Facebook: www.facebook.com/nysinvictus

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Pantelis Stylianides Institute and Taxatelier (Cyprus)

The Pantelis Stylianides Institute of Accountancy has been in existence since 1990. The Institute provides tuition for a range of professional accounting qualifications. Courses for ADIT are offered in connection with a local tax firm, Taxatelier.

Taxatelier is a premier boutique tax firm practising exclusively in the field of Cyprus and international tax. The firm combines the expertise, professionalism and knowledge of serving international clients for a considerable number of years, both locally and internationally, with the personal approach, responsiveness and creativity of a boutique firm. Taxatelier was founded in December 2014 as a collaboration between the directors of KDC Chartered Accountants Ltd and Neofytos Neofytou, formerly a senior tax partner with EY.

Taxatelier’s directors are highly experienced professionals and are generally recognised as some of the best tax advisors in Cyprus, with a proven track record.

The Pantelis Stylianides Institute of Accountancy and Taxatelier offer courses that will help students prepare for:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.03 – Cyprus option
  • Paper 3.02 – EU VAT option

Further information:

20 Piraeus Street, Strovolos, 2023, Nicosia, Cyprus

T: +357 22871287 or +357 22875720
F: +357 22875731
E: ctheophilou [at] taxatelier.com.cy (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.pst.ac.cy
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/groups/4014500
Brochure: www.pst.ac.cy/courses/ADITBRO.pdf

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Sheltons International Tax Training Institute (Sheltons-SITTI) (various countries)

Sheltons-SITTI courses are presented by Ned Shelton, Managing Partner Sheltons Group, and Dr John Abrahamson CTA, International Tax Partner.

Ned Shelton and John Abrahamson each have over 20 years’ international tax experience, and have presented international tax courses since 1997 in countries including Australia, Brazil, Cyprus, Denmark, France, Hong Kong, India, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, the Netherlands, Poland, Singapore, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

Ned Shelton is the author of Interpretation and Application of Tax Treaties, published by LexisNexis UK. John Abrahamson is the author of Tolley's International Taxation of Upstream Oil and Gas and Tolley's International Taxation of Corporate Finance, both published by LexisNexis UK, and International Taxation of Manufacturing and Distribution, published by Kluwer Law.

Courses are available for the following ADIT papers (with the corresponding course titles in brackets):

  • Paper 1 (Blue Course: International Taxation Planning and Principles)
  • Paper 3.04 – Upstream Oil and Gas option (International Taxation of Upstream Oil and Gas)

2017 course dates:

Course dates can be found on the Sheltons International website.

Other courses focusing on advanced international taxation planning and principles, tax treaties, and international taxation of corporate finance, are also available. For course bookings, please contact Ms Justina Perednyte at J.Perednyte [at] sheltonsgroup.com.

Further information:

For administrative matters and general enquiries: Ms Justina Perednyte, 2nd Floor, Omogade 8, Copenhagen, DK-2100, Denmark

For tax technical and course content-related matters: Mr Ned Shelton or Mr John Abrahamson, 2nd Floor, Omogade 8, Copenhagen, DK-2100, Denmark

E: j.perednyte [at] sheltonsgroup.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)  or n.shelton [at] sheltonsgroup.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)  or j.abrahamson [at] sheltonsgroup.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.sheltonsgroup.com/site/sheltons_sitti/course_overview.html

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StudySmart (Greece)

StudySmart offers in-house courses specific to the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2 – Thesis option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option

2017 course dates:

Courses will begin on 27 January 2017.

Further information:

StudySmart Training Center, 54 Aigialeias Street, Marousi, 15127, Greece

T: +30 211 4113236 
E: kiritsis.c [at] studysmart.gr (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.studysmart.gr

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Taxmann (India)

Taxmann offers a correspondence course designed specifically for ADIT students, along with online webinars, revision courses and access to the Tolley Online Academy.

Courses are available for the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1 (in partnership with Tolley Exam Training)
  • Paper 2.05 – India option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option (in partnership with Tolley Exam Training)

Further information:

T: +91 11 45562222
E: sales [at] taxmann.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.taxmann.com

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Tolley Exam Training (UK)

Established in 2003, Tolley Exam Training (part of LexisNexis) is recognised as one of the leading tax training bodies in the UK with a long history of achieving 100% pass rates. Taught and written by leading tax experts, Tolley Exam Training provides ADIT training materials designed by tutors exclusively for the ADIT exams.

Tolley Exam Training offers distance learning courses for all students, classroom courses in the UK, and both recorded and live webinars for overseas students, for the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.09 – United Kingdom option
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option
  • Paper 3.02 – EU VAT option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option
  • Paper 3.04 – Upstream Oil and Gas option

Courses are available for both the June and December exam sessions.

June 2017 course dates:

  • Paper 1: 14-15 February, 15-17 March and 30 May – 2 June 2017

  • Paper 2.09: 23-24 February, 29-31 March and 15th-19th May 2017

  • Paper 3.01: 20-21 February, 20-22 March and 2-5 May 2017

  • Paper 3.03: 16-17 February, 3-5 April and 9-12 May 2017

For Paper 2.09, an additional foundation course on UK tax rules will run from 16-17 January 2017 for Corporation Tax and from 18-20 January 2017 for other taxes.

December 2017 course dates:

  • Paper 1: 29-30 August, 27-29 September and 27 -30 November 2017

  • Paper 2.09: 21-22 August, 18-20 September and 20-24 November 2017

  • Paper 3.01: 31 August and 1 September, 2-4 October and 13-16 November 2017

  • Paper 3.03: 23-24 August, 13-15 September and 14-17 November 2017

For Paper 2.09, an additional foundation course on UK tax rules will run from 24-25 July 2017 for Corporation Tax and from 26-28 July 2017 for other taxes.

Further information:

Tolley Exam Training, Lexis House, 30 Farringdon Street, London, EC4A 4HH, United Kingdom

T: +44 (0)20 3364 4500
E: examtraining [at] lexisnexis.co.uk (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.tolley.co.uk/products-and-services/exam-training/adit

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ToMiVer (various countries)

ToMiVer s.r.o. is an organisation dedicated to the delivery of professional and executive training, with its partners located in countries across central and eastern Europe (including Austria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia and the Baltic states), as well as the CIS and central Asian region, Africa and Brazil.

ToMiVer organises preparatory ADIT courses in the form of open in-class sessions, in-house training and online tuition, available to ADIT students around the world.

Courses are offered for the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2 – Thesis option
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option
  • Paper 3.04 – Upstream Oil and Gas option

Courses are offered twice a year, in spring and autumn, and are oriented around the June and December ADIT exams respectively.

In-class sessions include six full working days of training, hard copies of study materials and access to an online library, composed by tutors specifically for ADIT exam purposes.

Online training lasts for 15 weeks and includes 34 hours of live lectures, 21 hours of live practical workshops and access to the online library.

The in-class sessions can be combined with online courses.

2017 course dates:

Please contact ToMiVer for specific course dates. The dates will vary for online, in-house and open courses in each country.

Further information:

E: office [at] tomiver.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.tomiver.com

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Relevant courses not specific to ADIT

Centro de Estudios Garrigues (Spain)

The Executive Master in International Taxation focuses on basic principles of international taxation, analysis of tax planning opportunities for Spanish investments abroad and investments by nonresidents in Spain, with a special focus on the impact of European Community legislation on national tax systems.

The course will have a total duration of 216 hours (plus 40 hours of preperation for the final project).

The program may be used to prepare for:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option

Further information:

Centro de Estudios Garrigues, Paseo de Recoletos, 35, 28004, Madrid, Spain

T: +34 915145330
F: +34 915610113
E: informacion.centro [at] garrigues.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.centrogarrigues.com

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IMF Academy (Netherlands)

IMF Academy is an independent publisher of distance learning courses on transfer pricing, relevant to the Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option paper.

The Transfer Pricing course will focus on major transfer pricing issues and concerns that all professionals involved in the complex area of transfer pricing will face, such as Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS); business restructuring and valuation; transfer pricing legislation and guidelines; documentation requirements per region and per country; transfer pricing project and risk management; transfer pricing (pre-)controversy management; design and development of a transfer pricing policy; types of intercompany transactions; Intellectual Property; and customs.

The unique Transfer Pricing and Intellectual Property course looks at intangibles from the complementary perspectives of transfer pricing and valuation. It provides a framework in order to capture the various characteristics of Intellectual Property. It also covers the methods that have been provided by the OECD to establish arm’s length pricing or valuation of intra-group transactions of Intellectual Property, as well as the practical implementation of these methods.

2017 course dates:

  • 19 January 2017

  • 16 February 2017

  • 16 March 2017

  • 20 April 2017

  • 18 May 2017

  • 15 June 2017

  • 20 July 2017

  • 17 August 2017

  • 21 September 2017

  • 19 October 2017

  • 16 November 2017

  • 21 December 2017

Further information:

IMF Academy, Fellenoord 224, 5611 ZC, Eindhoven, Netherlands

T: +31 (0)40 246 0220
E: info [at] imfacademy.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.imfacademy.com

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Pioneer Professional Academy (Nepal)

Pioneer Professional Academy was established in 2013 to deliver education in finance and related fields. Pioneer Professional Academy offers courses relevant to the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.05 – India option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option

2017 course dates:

For course dates ahead of the June 2017 ADIT exam session, please contact Pioneer Professional Academy via the contact details below.

Further information:

Mr Ram Shah, CEO & President, Pioneer Professional Academy, NAME Premises, Nirvana Buidling, Putalisadak, Kathmandu, Nepal

T: +977 4267099
E: info [at] pioneeracademy.edu.np (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.pioneeracademy.edu.np

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Quorum Training (United Kingdom)

Quorum Training offers courses relevant to the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.09 – United Kingdom option

Quorum’s courses are delivered in the style of a workshop rather than a lecture. The number of attendees is limited to 15, enabling the lecturer to tailor the content of the course to match delegates’ expectations and the level of prior knowledge.

The workshops are supported by comprehensive course materials, incorporating case studies and practical exercises, which are a helpful way of confirming understanding of the course content. The content of all Quorum Training courses is continually reviewed and updated for legislative changes.

2017 course dates:

Course dates can be found on the Quorum Training website.

Further information:

Quorum Training, Best House, Grange Business Park, Enderby Road, Whetstone, Leicester, LE8 6EP, United Kingdom

T: 0844 873 2121 (UK only) or +44 (0)116 258 1207
E: enquiries [at] quorumtraining.co.uk (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.quorumtraining.co.uk

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Tax Academy of Singapore (Singapore)

The Tax Academy of Singapore offers courses relevant to the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1 (Modules 4 and 6 of the Advanced Tax Programme; the Advanced Management Programme in International Tax; Levels 1 and 2 of the Executive Tax Programme)
  • Paper 2.08 – Singapore option (the Advanced Tax Programme; Levels 1 and 2 of the Executive Tax Programme)
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option (Module 4 of the Advanced Tax Programme; the Transfer Pricing and International Tax Planning module of the Advanced Management Programme in International Tax; Levels 1 and 2 of the Executive Tax Programme; WU TA Specialised Transfer Pricing Programme)

2017 course dates:

Course dates can be found on the Tax Academy’s website.

Further information:

Ms Eunice Toh, Tax Academy of Singapore, 55 Newton Road, #B1-01, Revenue House, Singapore, 307987

T: +65 6351 3061
F: +65 6253 1214
E: eunicetoh [at] taxacademy.sg (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.taxacademy.sg

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Thomas Jefferson School of Law (USA)

The Walter H. and Dorothy B. Diamond International Tax and Financial Services graduate program of Thomas Jefferson School of Law, in San Diego, California, USA, offers courses which may be used to prepare for the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.02 – China option
  • Paper 2.04 – Hong Kong option
  • Paper 2.10 – United States option
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option

Further information:

Thomas Jefferson School of Law, 1155 Island Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101, USA

T: +1 619 297 9700
E: admissions [at] tjsl.edu (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.tjsl.edu/admissions/llm-admissions

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University courses

Bournemouth University (UK)

Bournemouth University offers courses relevant to Paper 1.

Further information:

askBU Enquiry Service, Bournemouth University, Royal London House, Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, BH1 3LT, United Kingdom

T: +44 (0)1202 961 916
E: askBUenquiries [at] bournemouth.ac.uk (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)

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Executive Education Center, KIMEP University (Kazakhstan)

The Executive Education Center, in cooperation with its partners, offers courses covering the following ADIT papers (with the appropriate preparatory courses in brackets):

  • Paper 1 (International Tax Law)
  • Paper 2 – Thesis option (Tax Law in Kazakhstan)
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option (Taxation of Multinational Enterprises)
  • Paper 3.04 – Upstream Oil and Gas option (Taxation of Multinational Enterprises)

Each preparatory course includes three intensive sessions per paper, for a total of six contact days per course.

Additionally, an intensive one day revision course will be organised for each paper, where students practice exam technique, review and exercise jointly with an instructor on past exam questions.

2016-17 course dates:

  • 15-16, 22-23 and 29-30 October 2016
  • 28-29 January, 11-12 and 25-26 February 2017
  • 18-19 March, 1-2 and 15-16 April 2017

Further information:

Ms Elena Moisseyeva, Project Manager, Executive Education Center, KIMEP University, 2 Abay Avenue, Almaty, Kazakhstan

E: elena [at] kimep.kz (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.kimep.kz/eec/professional-development/taxation-certificate-combined-with-adit

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International Tax Center Leiden (Netherlands)

The International Tax Center (ITC Leiden) offers courses covering the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option

As part of its Master of Advanced Studies, a 12-month postgraduate program, ITC Leiden offers comprehensive courses on Fundamentals of International Taxation, Tax Treaties, Transfer Pricing, EU Tax Law, US Domestic Tax Law (optional), European VAT (optional), Advanced Transfer Pricing (optional), US International Taxation, International Wealth and Tax Planning, Customs and Excise Taxation and International Tax Planning. It is also possible to register for these modules as single courses.

Further information:

International Tax Center Leiden, Rapenburg 65, 2311 GJ Leiden, Netherlands

T: +31 71 751 0129 or +31 71 751 0130
F: +31 71 751 0131
E: coordination [at] itc-leiden.nl (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.itc-leiden.nl

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International Tax Institute, University of Hamburg (Germany)

As part of its Master of International Taxation programme, the University of Hamburg offers tuition on all aspects of international taxation, the German rules on cross-border activities, tax planning techniques, and coverage of more than ten tax systems around the world. The course has a duration of more than 500 hours and includes a Masters thesis. Tuition is provided in German and English.

The course offers tuition covering the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.10 – United States option
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option

In addition, students submitting a dissertation on an international tax topic towards the Master of International Taxation may also submit that dissertation in satisfaction of the ADIT Thesis option, subject to approval of the thesis topic.

Further information:

Prof Dr Gerrit Frotscher, Universit├Ąt Hamburg, International Tax Institute, Sedanstra├če 19, Hamburg, 20146, Germany

T: +49 4186 889 677
F: +49 4186 889 678
E: gerrit.frotscher [at] iifs.uni-hamburg.de (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.m-i-tax.de

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King's College, University of London (UK)

The LLM in International Tax programme at the Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London, includes courses that may be used to prepare for the following ADIT papers (with the appropriate LLM courses at King’s in brackets):

  • Paper 1 (King’s International Tax Law)
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option (King’s EU Tax Law)
  • Paper 3.02 – EU VAT option (King’s VAT)

  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option (King’s Transfer Pricing; King’s Transfer Pricing Practice Project)

In addition, students submitting a dissertation on an international tax topic towards the King’s LLM in International Tax may also submit that dissertation in satisfaction of the ADIT Thesis option, subject to approval of the thesis topic.

The King’s LLM in International Tax is designed for law graduates as well as tax professionals from non-legal backgrounds. King’s welcomes applications from graduates with law degrees, as well as tax professionals who do not hold a law degree but have at least one year’s appropriate work experience or background in the tax sector.

King’s College London is also proud to host the Chartered Institute of Taxation’s Tony Arnold Library.

2016-17 course dates:

10 September 2016 – 31 August 2017

Further information:

The Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London, Strand, London, WC2R 2LS, United Kingdom

T: +44 (0)20 7848 2479
W: www.kcl.ac.uk/law
E: law-department [at] kcl.ac.uk (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)

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Lahore School of Accountancy and Finance, University of Lahore (Pakistan)

The Lahore School of Accountancy and Finance at the University of Lahore offers courses that may be used to prepare for:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.09 – United Kingdom option
  • Paper 2.10 – United States option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option

2017 course dates:

Course dates can be found on the University of Lahore website.

Further information:

Mr Usman Ghani or Ms Sundas Munir, Lahore School of Accountancy and Finance, The University of Lahore, Lahore City Campus, 47/C3 (Near Govt. College for Women’s Liberty), Gulberg III, Lahore, Pakistan

T: +92 42 35870645
E: adit [at] uolcc.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)  or sundasmunir.ca [at] gmail.com (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: uolcc.com/lsaf/index.php/component/content/article/80-edc/139-executive-development-center-2.html

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Queen Mary University of London (UK)

As part of the LLM in Tax Law, the Centre for Commercial Law Studies at the School of Law offers modules covering the following ADIT papers (with the appropriate LLM modules in brackets):

  • Paper 1 (International Tax Law)
  • Paper 2.10 – United States option (US International Taxation)
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option (EU Tax Law)
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option (Transfer Pricing)

Tax modules may be taken as part of the LLM in Tax Law or the Postgraduate Diploma in Tax Law. LLM students writing a dissertation on a tax topic may submit the dissertation in satisfaction of the ADIT Thesis option, subject to approval of the thesis topic.

The LLM in Tax Law and the Postgraduate Diploma in Tax Law at Queen Mary are designed for law graduates, but tax professionals with suitable experience or background may be admitted on a case-by-case basis.

Further information:

LLM Coordinator or Diploma Course Administrator, Centre for Commercial Law Studies, School of Law, Queen Mary University of London, 67-69 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3JB, United Kingdom

T: +44 (0)20 7882 8092 or +44 (0)20 7882 8093
E: llmadmin [at] qmul.ac.uk (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)  or ccls-pgdip [at] qmul.ac.uk (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)

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School of Taxation and Business Law (Australia)

The School of Taxation and Business Law (Atax), at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Sydney, offers courses relevant for:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.01 – Australia option
  • Paper 2.02 – China option
  • Paper 2.10 – United States option
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option

In addition, students submitting a research essay in fulfilment of the University's 'International Tax research' course may also submit that research essay in satisfaction of the ADIT Thesis option, subject to approval of the thesis topic.

Distance learning packages are available for most courses (to anywhere in the world) along with face-to-face tuition in Sydney. E-access to a substantial tax library is also available through the UNSW Library.

Further information:

W: www.business.unsw.edu.au/programs-courses/study-area/taxation

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Texas A&M University (USA)

Lorraine Eden, Professor of Management at Texas A&M University, offers an on-campus, semester-long graduate course on ‘International Transfer Pricing’ as part of the Tax Track in the Texas A&M Professional Program in Accounting. The course can be used to prepare for Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option.

Lorraine also offers three-day executive training courses for small groups through 86 Pillars, designed specifically for Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option .

2016-17 course dates:

  • 29 August – 7 December 2016
  • 18 January – 1 May 2017
  • Autumn 2017 (dates TBC)

Further information:

Prof Lorraine Eden, Professor of Management, Mays Business School, 4221 TAMU, 415D Wehner Building, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843-4221, USA

T: +1 979 845 4851 or +1 979 777 3489
E: leden [at] tamu.edu (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: mays.tamu.edu or www.voxprof.com/eden/eden-transfer-pricing.html
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/transferpricingaggies

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University of Edinburgh (UK)

Edinburgh Law School, University of Edinburgh offers an online course, Principles of International Taxation, that can be used to prepare for Paper 1.

The online course can be studied as a stand-alone credit course or as a module as part of an LLM degree or Postgraduate Certificate in Law.

Edinburgh Law School also offers on-campus courses in Principles of International Taxation and Principles of European Taxation, which between them covers the syllabus for the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option

2016-17 course dates:

19 September – 2 December 2016 (including distance learning option)

Further information:

Dr Luca Cerioni, School of Law, University of Edinburgh, Law School Annexe, 15 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9LN, United Kingdom

T: +44 (0)131 650 6952
E: luca.cerioni [at] ed.ac.uk (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.law.ed.ac.uk/distancelearning

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University of Lausanne (Switzerland)

The Master of Advanced Studies in International Taxation (MASIT) at the University of Lausanne includes courses that may be used to prepare for the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option

The MASIT is aimed at those wishing to practice tax law with a law or consulting firm, a bank, as an in-house counsel to a company or with the tax administration. As the MASIT is designed for those practicing abroad or in Switzerland, it offers both an International tax and Swiss tax curriculum.

The 60 ECTS credits of the program are composed of core courses to enhance the understanding of key concepts,specialisations to deepen insight in a chosen focus area, and a Master Thesis to augment research & writing skills. In addition participants attend workshops, tutorials, seminars and conferences organized within the MASIT framework.

The courses are taught by distinguished faculty members, comprising leading academics, government officials, members of the OECD and EU, and practitioners working in international consulting firms, law firms and in the legal departments of major corporations. The program is conducted in English.

2017 course dates:

Course dates can be found on the University of Lausanne's website.

Further information:

Ms Natacha Fauconnier, Administrative Coordinator, University of Lausanne, Extranef Building, Office 124, Lausanne, CH-1015, Switzerland

T: +41 21 692 42 97
E: natacha.fauconnier [at] unil.ch (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.hec.unil.ch or www.hec.unil.ch/masit

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University of Oxford (UK)

The MSc in Taxation programme at the Faculty of Law, University of Oxford, and taught in association with the Oxford University Centre for Business Taxation, offers courses relevant to the following ADIT papers (with the appropriate MSc in Taxation course in brackets):

  • Paper 1 (Principles of International Taxation)
  • Paper 2.10 – United States option (US International Tax)
  • Paper 3.01 – EU Direct Tax option (EU Tax Law)
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option (Transfer Pricing)

The University of Oxford MSc in Taxation is a two-year, part-time postgraduate degree aimed at lawyers and non-lawyers. Oxford welcomes applications from candidates with a degree in law, economics or accounting. Applications from candidates with other degrees who have a suitable professional qualification and/or experience, or other evidence of an interest in taxation, are also welcome.

A small number of places may be available to non-degree students wishing to complete one or two electives rather than the whole degree.

2017 course dates:

Course dates can be found on the University of Oxford’s website.

Further information:

MSc in Taxation Course Administrator, Faculty of Law, University of Oxford, St Cross Building, St Cross Road, Oxford, OX1 3UL, United Kingdom

T: +44 (0)1865 271491
E: msctax [at] law.ox.ac.uk (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.law.ox.ac.uk/msctax

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University of Western Australia (Australia)

The Masters of Tax Law at the University of Western Australia includes tuition relevant to the following ADIT papers:

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2.01 – Australia option
  • Paper 2.02 – China option
  • Paper 3.03 – Transfer Pricing option

The University of Western Australia’s Law School offers a postgraduate tax law programme for tax practitioners who wish to establish their career as a tax law specialist.

Students will have the option of specialising in either domestic or international tax law, and will develop an advanced understanding of the technicalities of tax law in a range of specialist areas. Subjects covered include international tax, resource tax, advanced capital gains, corporate tax, taxation of trusts, and transfer pricing.

2017 course dates:

Course dates can be found on the University of Western Australia's website.

Further information:

T: +61 8 6488 2945
E: enquiry [at] law.uwa.edu.au (subject: ADIT%20course%20provision)
W: www.law.uwa.edu.au/courses/postgrad/coursework/postgraduate-taxation-law

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