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  • Locations: Bremen, Germany
  • Program Terms: Summer
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2020 02/15/2020 ** Rolling Admission 07/04/2020 07/30/2020

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Program Type: Study Abroad
Provider: Faculty-Led Field of Study: Business
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Class Standing: Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Faculty Program Leader: Alex Vestal, Thomas Janicki Advisor: Kara Pike Inman
Program Description:
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Business in Bremen


Program Description

Program Overview
Study business courses in Germany with participants from 10 other countries. All courses are taught in English, but you will leave with a new perspective about doing business in many parts of the world. 

Location
Bremen, Germany is a town of 600,000 residents and is in the northwest corner of Germany. During the summer it stays light until around 10:15 pm, leaving plenty of time for outdoor activities. From Bremen it is easy to travel to other major areas in Europe by rail, plane, or bus. Classes are held Monday to Thursday, leaving weekends for travel.

Program Activities & Features
In prior years, the group has had visits to Mercedes Benz and Beck Breweries, in addition to optional tours of Bremerhaven (like Ellis Island in reverse), a North Sea island, Hamburg, and Berlin.


Eligibility 

  • 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
  • All sophomores and above are encouraged to apply. Business students are especially encouraged to apply.

Academic Details

Students will take 1 or 2 courses while in Bremen and can select from: 
  • International Business (INB 300)
  • Principles of Management (MGT 350)
  • Project Management (SCM 472)
  • Other business courses offered by international faculty, which may include
    • Big Data Analytics
    • Entrepreneurship / Digital
    • Digital Currencies Blockchain
    • Digital & Social Marketing
    • Forensic Business Analyst
    • Labor Relations / Empl Law
    • Global Marketing
    • Micro Economics
    • Principles of Finance

Housing

Students will stay in double rooms.


Program Dates

Application Deadline
February 15, 2020

Tentative Program Dates
July 3 - 30, 2020 

Financial Details

Estimated Program Fee: $2,150

Program Fee Includes: 

  • Lodging (typically 2 students per room)
  • Breakfast
  • Monthly bus/tram pass
  • Several dinners
  • Program activities
  • Health insurance

Additional Costs:
(not included in the program fee)

  • International Airfare
  • UNCW Tuition for selected courses
  • Some meals
  • 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


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