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  • Locations: Vallendar, Germany
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Budget Sheets: Summer
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Housing: Shared Apt. Language Pre-requisite: none
Language of Instruction: English Language Courses Offered: No
Non-AU Students Accepted by AU:
No Internship: No
Advisor: Jolie Roetter Minimum GPA: 2.75
Program Type:
Not Direct Enrollment
Advising Required:
No
Program Description:
Each summer, Kogod's German partner institution (WHU) offers the European Bachelor Summer Institute as a two-week course on "The Business, Political and Cultural Environment in Europe" for undergraduate students of WHU's international partner universities.

The program takes place at WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management in Vallendar, located just outside of Koblenz in the UNESCO World Heritage Site Upper Middle Rhine Valley. Vallendar is just one hour north of Frankfurt.

The two-week program, offers a four US credit hour class focusing on the following topics:
  •     Trade Integration in Europe and the European Union
  •     Monetary Integration in Europe: The Euro as Europe's Common Currency
  •     Competing in European Markets
  •     Operations Management in Europe - Embracing Sustainability
  •     Business Environment and Strategies of Foreign Direct Investment Investors in Central and Eastern Europe
  •     European Marketing

The European Bachelor Summer Institute is tailored to Bachelor students in business administration, who are interested to learn more about the business environment in Europe. The program integrates cultural experiences and practical business examples, including on-site visits. The language of instruction is English. As the program lasts until late Friday evening, the departure day is Saturday.

Students will be registered for 4 AU credits (KSB 349). The dates for the program are May 28 - June 9, 2017 .

To learn more about this exciting program, please see the WHU program website.  Please note that in order for your application to be considered, you must apply via AU (applications submitted directly to WHU will not be considered). http://www.whu.edu/en/about-whu/international/international-non-degree-seeking-students/european-summer-institute/european-bachelor-summer-institute/