Business Summer Study Abroad in London & Hatfield
The CSB Summer Study Abroad in London and Hatfield, UK program offers students an incredible opportunity to live and learn in a foreign country while completing required business courses! While participating in the program, you can take one or two core classes in business and enjoy a wonderful cultural experience. Students attend classes at a British university (Hertfordshire), and live in a British town (Hatfield) for four weeks. London, one of the world’s great cities, is a short train ride away. Classes are held Monday through Thursday, allowing three-day weekends to explore the UK and continental Europe.
Located in the suburbs north of London, Hatfield is an ideal location for summer study. The Hertfordshire campus offers convenient suite-style dorm living in a pleasant campus setting with an extensive campus recreational center. The school is located in a smaller town and only a short train ride away from central London and some of the world’s finest museums and historic attractions. Students can also visit nearby Cambridge, Oxford, Stratford-on-Avon, Bath, and St. Albans, while weekend travel offers endless European options, including Dublin, Edinburgh, Paris, Amsterdam and more!
Program Activities & Features
The program offers many activities for students to participate in, including:
- Welcome dinner
- Full-day London sightseeing tour
- Tours of Cambridge and St. Albans
- Business tours
- Tower of London Tour
- London Eye
- Warner Bros/Harry Potter Studio tour
- Farewell lunch/party
- Degree-seeking student
- Must be at least 18 years of age at time of participation
- Good judicial standing
- 2.50+ GPA at time of application
- First year students and early college students may apply for this program if they have completed one economics course
- Completion of pre-requisites for INB 300 and/or MGT 350 before departure
Four core business courses offered:
MGT 350 - Instructor David Glew
Survey course on the concepts related to the structure and processes of complex organizations. Emphasis on problem solving issues and applications in organization design, leadership, motivation and interpersonal communications.
INB 300 International Business – Taught by Univ. of Hertfordshire faculty
Survey course on the importance of global issues as firms attempt to compete across the world.
Students will stay in private rooms with private baths in a suite-style dorm with a shared kitchen.
March 1, 2020
Tentative Program Dates
July 11 - August 7, 2020
Estimated program fee: $2,850
Program Fees Include:
- Private room and bath, suite-style dorm with shared kitchen
- Breakfast Monday through Thursday
- Access to university recreation center
- Medical insurance
- Welcome and farewell dinners
- Sightseeing tours of London, Cambridge, and St. Albans
- Visits to area businesses
(not included in program fee)
- Airfare to/from London
- Food budget: $30-35 day
- UNCW Tuition for 3 or 6 credits + textbook
- Extra weekend travel
- Passport, if needed
Financial Aid and Scholarships
Federal and state financial aid may be applied towards this program. Even if you are normally ineligible for financial aid, you should submit a financial aid application (FAFSA). You may find that you are eligible for additional funding.
UNCW students may also apply for a UNCW Education Abroad Grant and additional study abroad scholarships. Grant applications and additional information are available at https://uncw.edu/international/abroad/aid.html.