Field of Study
Business, Management, Culture
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Tentative China Itinerary:
Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong
Summer I, 2019 (May 19 - June 15)
Global Explorations in Chinese Business and Culture
Global Explorations in Chinese Business and Culture is an experiential study abroad program in traveling throughout China. The program will visit various areas of China: Beijing, Shanghai, and Hong Kong. Additionally, there will be several visits to nearby towns and islands such as Lantau Island, Kowloon, and Macau. The program will begin in Beijing, which is the city with the most eastern Asian feel and will have the most cultural adjustment. Some businesses that we will visit include TusPark, Amazon, and Lenovo.
Freshmen through Seniors, and Graduate Students.
Undergraduates will receive credit for MGT 3954, and graduate students for MGT 5954 Study Abroad. This course can also be substituted for the Area 3 and/or Area 7 requirement. These credits count as elective credits and help to complete the requirements of Pamplin’s International Business Minor.
Estimated program fee is $7,600. This includes airfare, lodging, and 2 meals most days. The program fee does not include VT tuition nor individual expenses. Students are responsible for other meals and personal expenses.
University Tuition & FeesTuition and university fees are billed separately from the program fee according to University Bursar policy. See here for credit hour rates for the appropriate term: http://www.bursar.vt.edu/.
ApplyingClick the "Apply Now " button at the top of the page and follow the instructions. There are a few steps in the process.
When applying for Pamplin study abroad, please be sure to select only the program that is your top choice. As long as you have done sufficient research on your study abroad options, you should be able to apply to one program that will meet your goals. We ask that you also identify the program of your second choice. In the instance that you are not selected for your first choice program, we will do our best to assist you in applying to program of your second choice. Although you are limited to one study abroad application per program term (e.g. winter), Pamplin International Programs will assist qualified students who are declined from their first choice in finding an appropriate alternative program.