Short-Term Study Abroad Programs

In addition to spring and summer abroad trips providing cultural immersion for business students, students can choose to spend one semester or even two years overseas. In addition, CSB offers a course in the spring that is integrated with a trip abroad to the Czech Republic, providing practical business analysis experience. Students who are interested in any of these study abroad programs can get more information from the programs' individual pages (links below), the UNCW Office of International Programs or by contacting Stephanie Lair in the Cameron School of Business.

Prague, Czech Republic

Cameron School students in Prague 2016Prague - historical pearl of Europe - is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Textbook of architectural styles with its wealth of monuments, a city filled with music, romance and nostalgia is mainly a modern city full of life! Since 1992 the historical core of the city covering 866 hectares has been listed in the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage.

When:  March 4-12, 2017
Pre-requisite courses needed:  FIN 335 or MKT 340
Courses: FIN 495 or MKT 495
Application Deadline:  October 28, 2016
Contacts:

Visit the Prague, Czech Republic program's information page.

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Wollongong, Australia, University of Wollongong

Bald Hill, AustraliaAlong with classroom learning, experiential trips are included in the cost of the program. Students will also travel to many of Australia's most popular tourist destinations within Australia, including a trip to the Minamurra Falls and Rainforest, a working Australian farm, the great Barrier Reef, Kuranda Village and of course the fantastic Sydney, Australia!

When: June 30 - July 27, 2017
Courses: MKT 350: Principles of Management; INB 300: International Business; DIS Available
Information Session: Wednesday, November 9 at 6:30pm, CH 212
Contact: Dr. Robert Keating, Management, CH 200L, 910-962-3069, keatingb@uncw.edu

Visit the Wollongong, Australia program's information page.

Bremen, Germany, Hochschule Bremen

Cameron School students in Bremen, Germany 2016A welcoming dinner will start your summer adventure where you will begin to experience the culture of Germany along the famed river Weser. Take classes taught in English with students from over 15 countries giving the courses a true international flavor. In addition to class work you will take a walking tour through neighborhoods from the 15th century; local tours in the past have included the Mercedes Benz plant and the world headquarters of Beck’s Brewing. The summer weekends are packed with open air festivals and river activities. With Bremen your home away from home you are a short train, plane or bus ride away from Amsterdam, Berlin, Munich, Copenhagen or France. Bremen is home to the Schlachte Embankment area, which is an array of restaurants, bars, picnic tables and year-round Octoberfest activities.

When:  July 7 – August 3, 2017
Courses: INB 300 and MIS 313
Information Session: November 15 at 5:00PM in CIS
Contact: Dr. Tom Janicki, ISOM, CIS 2052, 910-962-4077, janickit@uncw.edu

Visit the Bremen, Germany program's information page.

London and Hatfield, UK, University of Hertfordshire

Cameron School students in London, UKA welcoming dinner will start your summer adventure where you will London is one of the world's top 10 cities for visitors and summer weather is temperate and inviting! There is so much to visit and savor from Britain's history, museums, art and theatre, banking and finance all situated along the Thames River. Enjoy summer sporting events from Wimbledon to the British Open, along with outdoor summer concerts from musicians from around the world! From your Hertfordshire University home base, student groups easily travel on weekends to Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon, Bath Brighton, Liverpool and beyond to Dublin, Ireland, Edinburgh, Scotland, Paris, Brussels, Amsterdam and more!

When:  June 29 - July 27, 2017 (Summer II)
Courses: INB 300 and MGT 350
Information Session:  November 17 at 5:00PM in CIS 1013
Contact: Dr. Stephen Hill, ISOM, CIS 2023, 910-962-3739, hills@uncw.edu

Visit the London and Hatfield, UK program's information page.

Marseille, France, Kedge School of Management

Cameron School students in Marseille, France 2016The summer program begins Friday evening with a welcome dinner at Prado Beach attended by over 100 students/faculty and staff, watch the sun set over the Mediterranean as you begin your amazing month of adventure in Marseille. Saturday begins with a tour of the city founded by the Greeks more than 2,600 years ago;  here you will have the opportunity to understand the town and its passions, discover its beauty, and take in its excesses. We will tour several historic sites including the old port (Vieux Port) where ships have docked for more than 26 centuries. Sunday is a tour to a neighboring fishing village and one of the of the most pristine along the French Rivera – Cassis, will steal your heart. 

When:  June 26 – July 25, 2017 (Summer II)
Courses: INB 300, OPS 370, FRH 101 & 102
Information Sessions: 

  • November 14 at 5:30PM in CIS 1013
  • November 18 at 5:30PM in CIS 1008

Contact: Dr. Drew Rosen, ISOM, CIS 2054, 910-962-3677, rosenl@uncw.edu

Visit the Marseille, France program's information page.

Valencia, Spain, University of Valencia

Cameron School students in SpainValencia is the third largest city in Spain and among the liveliest. It is located on the Mediterranean Sea and offers ample cultural opportunities with the newly created cultural arts center in the city's old riverbed. Valencia has a beautiful old quarter, some futuristic looking new buildings and a fantastic beach! This city is famous for its "Fallas" festival in March, its Cathedral, beautiful weather and its night life.

When:  May 26 – June 24, 2017 (Summer I)
Courses: INB 300 and Spanish Culture & Language
Information Sessions: 

  • November 17 at 5:00pm in CH 210
  • December 1 at 1:00pm in CH 210
  • January 19 at 5:00pm in CH 210

Contact: Dr. Lisa Scribner, Marketing, CH 240-H, 910-962-3814, scribnerl@uncw.edu

Visit the Valencia, Spain program's information page.

Shanghai, China, Fudan University

Students at Fudan University in China

Shanghai is the largest city in the most populous country in the world. With a population of over 24 million, Shanghai is one of China’s and the world’s most well-known cities. Sitting along the Huangpu River, the city boasts both colonial and futuristic buildings and a stunning skyline along the waterfront. Attractions include the Oriental Pearl Tower, the Jade Buddha Temple, Yu Garden, and much more.

Founded in 1905, Fudan University is one of China’s most prestigious universities. The name “Fudan” literally translates to “(heavenly light shines) day after day,” indicating the inexhaustible self-reliance and industriousness that the university it dedicated to. Located in Shanghai, China, Fudan University has all the benefits of a large city while still also providing students with cultural immersion into the Chinese way of life.

When: July 7 - August 4, 2017
Information Sessions: TBD
Contact: Dr. George Schell, ISOM, CIS 2016, 910.962.3675, schellg@uncw.edu

Visit the Shanghai, China program's information page.