Management/HR-oriented study abroad in Germany and Switzerland
Managerial Perspectives on Globalization
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Summer: May 13-26
- Program Organization
- There are two focuses to this program: first, to learn about the employment practices and laws in two European countries – Germany and Switzerland – and compare them to those of the U.S; and second, to discuss the challenges of preparing U.S. workers for expatriate assignments as well as the realities of the experience itself.
- Learn about global human resource management through first-hand experience by visiting corporations in Germany and Switzerland and hearing from professors and experts in the field.
- Program Dates
2017 Pre-Travel Classes at IUPUI are held on the following Fridays at 1:00pm:
- March 3
- March 24
- March 31
- April 7
- April 21
- April 28
- Academic Program
Students will register in BUS-D 355: Special Topics in International Business Managerial Perspectives on Globalization (3 credits).
This program will count toward the Kelley School of Business international dimension requirement. Students may also be interested in continuing their international studies through the Kelley International Studies co-major.
- Additional Information
All information is subject to change. This site is neither a contract nor an offer to make a contract. The Office of International Affairs reserves the right to change or discontinue a program at will. Please contact our office if you have a disability and need assistance or special arrangements.
- HousingStudents will stay in hotels while abroad.
- Program Eligibility
You may apply if you:
- are an undergraduate student at any Indiana University campus who is making normal academic progress
- You need to be of junior standing
- have taken or are enrolled in $langSemText semester college-level
- have approximately a 2.75 cumulative GPA
Students must be able to demonstrate flexibility, resilience, and self-reliance.
Complete eligibility criteria and selection criteria are outlined within the Academic Policies and Procedures of the Office of Overseas Study. Selection is based on maturity, seriousness of purpose, and appropriateness of match between program and applicant. Students on disciplinary probation during program period are ineligible.
- Costs and Financial Aid
The budget is an estimate and is not meant to portray the exact cost of this program.
- Program Fee: $4,600
(lodging, flight, land and water transportation, all breakfasts, 6 dinners, 1 lunch and scheduled tours, full-time tour director, gratuities, and fees for faculty-led guides)
- Insurance: $30
- Passport: $135
- International Study Fee: $82
- Additional Meals: $300
Total estimated cost: $5,147 + standard tuition and fees
Note: In the event that the program does not meet minimum of 21 students, the program fee would increase by approximately $300.
Costs will vary depending on the current exchange rate, airfare, and individual expenditures. Estimate does not include tuition. For information on tuition cost, visit the Office of the Bursar’s Tuition & Fee Estimator. Tuition fees will be affected by your student status at IUPUI.
Financial Aid and Scholarships:
- IU scholarships, grants and loans applicable to program costs with some exceptions. Please carefully check these exceptions before you commit to a program.
- Visit abroad.iupui.edu for information on financial aid and scholarship opportunities specific to study abroad.
Please see our financial aid page for general information and links to additional scholarship opportunities.
- Program Fee: $4,600