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  • Locations: Dijon, France
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: UNCW applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2020 03/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** 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: Direct Partner Field of Study: Business, Entrepreneurship
Minimum GPA: 2.75 Advisor: Katrena Henderson
Program Description:
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Program Description

The University
Founded in 1899, Burgundy School of Business (BSB) is a leading teaching and research school belonging to the network of top French academic institutions in management. BSB has a deep commitment to the values of responsibility, openness and creativity, and places entrepreneurial management firmly at the center of their teaching and research mission: to train managers ready to act as entrepreneurs in both business and society at large.

The Surrounding Area
The Burgundy region lies mid-way between the wide-open cereal plains of northern France and the industrialized valley of the Rhône. It is a land of undulating hills, woods and waterways flowing through a green and yellow patchwork of fields with a scattering of sleepy picturesque villages, chateaux and historic buildings bordered by hedges. Dijon is the capital of Burgundy with a rich cultural heritage and one of the best preserved historic centers with beautiful architecture. Museums, cinemas, and festivals are all just a few minutes away in this walkable city, and bike rental stations around the city make cycling just as viable an option.



  • Degree-seeking student
  • At least junior standing at time of participation
  • Good judicial standing
  • 2.75+ GPA at time of application
  • Must be at least 18 years of age at time of participation

Academic Details

Discover Entrepreneurship through active methods focusing on Leadership, Creativity and Innovation.  The whole programme is taught in our incubator for start-ups: The Entrepreneurial Garden (TEG). TEG is a collaborative space described as a real "ecosystem dedicated to Entrepreneurship". More than 40 student projects are supported in our incubator each year, through a structure based on education and research in our incubator. The modules offered are: Creative Mindset and Entrepreneurial Leadership and Design Thinking and Entrepreneurs.
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Students will be housed in accommodation close to BSB. Click here for more information on accommodation.

Program Dates

Summer Program 2019 Dates
June 17-28, 2019

Financial Details

Program Cost
This program is available as an Exchange or as a Study Abroad: 

  • Exchange - This means you pay your regular tuition and fees to UNCW, and your room and board costs abroad.
  • Study Abroad - This means you pay your tuition, fees, room and board abroad. 

With each option, there will be additional costs for international airfare, passport, visa, health insurance, and local transportation. Please meet with an advisor at the Office of International Programs to discuss which option is best for you. 

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

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