Summer course in Business Studies

Top Summer Courses in Business Studies

Business Studies

A summer course is a great way for a student to get a jump on degree completion. Most courses range in length from one week to six weeks, and class size tends to be smaller than similar courses taken during the traditional academic year.

What is a summer course in business studies? A summer course in business studies can be virtually any class that one would take while working toward a degree in business or to enhance one’s working knowledge of business operations. Subjects available include finance, leadership, brand management, accounting, auditing, international business, law and ethics, and many more. The curriculum is usually condensed into a short amount of time, usually eight weeks, which allows students to learn at a rapid pace.

By taking a summer course in business studies, a student can earn a degree faster than if he or she takes the summer off from school. Summer can be an ideal time to take prerequisite classes to important courses in one’s degree.

Tuition and fees for summer courses vary by class and by school. At some colleges, summer school costs slightly less than the other semesters or quarters do, which gives students a financial advantage. Before enrolling in a course, students are encouraged to make sure it will meet their needs.

Students who take a summer course in business are often seeking a career in sales, administration, finance, retail management, among others. Virtually every industry has a need for employees with a strong background in business, in such places as corporations, small business, academia, medical facilities, and more. Many graduates of business degrees are able to open their own businesses, consult for established companies, or pursue higher education.

Many summer courses are offered in an online format. To learn more about a course, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Summer Business School

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) Executive Education
Campus Full time 3 weeks January 2019 United Kingdom London

Start your summer in the right direction! LSBF Executive Education offers an intensive three-week summer programme ideal for undergraduates and recent graduates. This summer course is career-oriented and very practical: one day per week is dedicated to company visits. [+]

Summer Business School

Start your summer in the right direction! LSBF Executive Education offers an intensive three-week summer programme ideal for undergraduates and recent graduates. This summer course is career-oriented and very practical: one day per week is dedicated to company visits.

Summer Business School consists of three courses:

Strategic Management and Leadership Corporate Finance in Practice Global Marketing Practice

Secure your place for the Summer Business School at LSBF Executive Education: you will gain key skills and enjoy London in July.

Course Requirements English language – Common European Framework (CEF) Level B2* or equivalent (all teaching and learning materials are provided in English only) ... [-]

Asian Business Cases Summer Course

J.F. Oberlin University Summer Session
Campus Full time 4 weeks June 2019 Japan Tokyo

The selected Asian business cases are interdisciplinary and application-oriented, which will help to critically address contemporary-related international management issues to be framed in their historical and geographic ecologies. [+]

Prof. Helen de Haan (Rotterdam Business School) / Prof. Kiyoshi Hori (J. F. Oberlin University)

South-East Asia with more than half of the world population, as the fastest growing market and an ever-increasing share of the world economy, is important to be studied. The selected Asian business cases are interdisciplinary and application-oriented, which will help to critically address contemporary-related international management issues to be framed in their historical and geographic ecologies.

Accommodation

Twin size accommodation is available for the Summer Session participants. All housings are located in the vicinity of the school and are convenient for commuting. All housing is equipped with bedding, furniture(desk, chair, table), shower unit, toilet, microwave, TV, and internet connection.... [-]


Summer School "Globalization as a Managerial and Economic Challenge in Europe"

Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
Campus Full time 10 days July 2019 Germany Würzburg

This module is designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate students interested in international economics and international management. It provides a unique combination of business and economics in lectures focusing on opportunities, threats, and challenges facing future managers and politicians throughout the world. [+]

This module is designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate students interested in international economics and international management. It provides a unique combination of business and economics in lectures focusing on opportunities, threats, and challenges facing future managers and politicians throughout the world.

The economic lectures will cover Europeans macro, climate, trade and competition policies as well as the eastern enlargement of the Union. The business lectures will deal with international financial reporting and taxation, global supply chains and human resource management in the wake of the demographic transition.

Lectures are prepared and presented by professors of the Faculty of Business Management and Economics of the University of Würzburg and partner universities which are all experts in their fields. The lectures are combined with excursions to internationally oriented companies and public institutions which allow for discussions from a more practical perspective.... [-]


Global Enterprise

University of Exeter International Summer School
Campus August 2019 United Kingdom Exeter

This course focuses on the growth and management of global enterprises from the emergence of the modern multinational to the present day. In studying the dynamics of international business we take these enterprises (commonly referred to as MNEs, MNCs or TNCs) as our key actors, and use an interdisciplinary approach to assess the challenges associated with developing strategies and managing operations across national boundaries. [+]

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This course focuses on the growth and management of global enterprises from the emergence of the modern multinational to the present day. In studying the dynamics of international business we take these enterprises (commonly referred to as MNEs, MNCs or TNCs) as our key actors, and use an interdisciplinary approach to assess the challenges associated with developing strategies and managing operations across national boundaries. We explore, therefore, the interplay between the multinational enterprise, the countries in which it does business, and the competitive environment in which it operates. This approach will ensure that global enterprise is framed in a wide political, social, historical and economic context.... [-]


Course: International Business Global Career Summer Program

European Centre for Career Education
Campus Full time 3 - 7 weeks July 2019 Czech Republic Prague

Experience our innovative Business in Context concept and take part in our International Business Global Career Summer Program, taking place 8.7.2019 - 23.8.2019. [+]

Best Summer Courses in Business Studies 2019. The concept of "Learning by Experience"

Comprehensive knowledge of one’s field is essential, but true business leaders need to be able to apply that knowledge in practice. By teaching them to move from theory to practice, our goal is to provide ECCEDU graduates with an extra advantage and help them stand out from their peers. Successful graduates are awarded 4 ECTS.

We want ECCEDU students to experience work in the field of international business transactions and further enhance their skills by focusing both on their personal and professional development. Topics covered during our program are carefully selected every year to match the ever-changing world of business.... [-]


Antai Global Summer Program

Shanghai Jiao Tong University Antai Global Summer School
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2019 China Shanghai

In 2013, Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, established the Antai Global Summer Program (AGSP) to satisfy the growing need of helping international students understand China from business perspectives. [+]

In 2013, Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, established the Antai Global Summer Program (AGSP) to satisfy the growing need of helping international students understand China from business perspectives. AGSP is a three-week-long, credits-conferring, English-taught summer program focusing on Learning Business and Culture in China. Approximately 100 students from over 20 countries joined each cohort. The Program holds two separate sessions in May and July each year, in order to match the summer-break calendars at different schools. Participants will gain a deep understanding of the Chinese economy and culture with in-class coursework, company visits, social events and tours. In addition to having faculty who teach in top business schools around the world, the summer program features sessions taught by executive speakers including senior knowledge expert of top-brand MNCs, executives of successful Chinese enterprises, founders of start-up companies and so on. Cultural immersion activity is also a highlight of the program. During the program, we organize out-of-city excursions, acrobatic shows, river cruising, tea-making, Zen practice, pot modeling, Chinese cooking lessons etc. The program offers two tracks: undergraduate track and graduate track. The undergraduate track is aimed to familiarize students with Chinese history, culture, policy and business environment, whereas the graduate track focus on developing students’ vision and capabilities of doing business in China.... [-]


Summer School in Marseille

Kedge Business School
Campus Full time 3 - 6 weeks June 2019 France Marseille

Marseille, the 3rd largest city in France, is beautifully situated on France's southern coast, bordering the Mediterranean Sea. The first Greek settlement in France (est. 600 B.C.), it remains one of the largest European ports linking Europe to Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. A ‘Crossroads of the Mediterranean,’ modern Marseille is a city with a diverse population, both in terms of ethnicity and culture. [+]

ABOUT MARSEILLE:

Marseille, the 3rd largest city in France, is beautifully situated on France's southern coast, bordering the Mediterranean Sea. The first Greek settlement in France (est. 600 B.C.), it remains one of the largest European ports linking Europe to Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. A ‘Crossroads of the Mediterranean,’ modern Marseille is a city with a diverse population, both in terms of ethnicity and culture.

Named as the European Capital of Culture in 2013 and the European Capital of Sport in 2017, Marseille is one of France's most dynamic large cities. With 7,200 companies created in the city in the last 5 years, as France's second largest research center with over 3,000 research scientists within Aix-Marseille University, what better place to come and join one of our International Summer School programmes dedicated to Diversity Management, International Business or Sports Marketing & Management?!... [-]


International Business and Management Summer Program

ISC Paris Business School
Campus Full time July 2019 France Paris

This program is taught entirely in English. It introduces students to real-world concepts of business and marketing in an international environment and context. [+]

This program is taught entirely in English. It introduces students to real-world concepts of business and marketing in an international environment and context.

PROGRAM DETAILS

The program covers topics such as:

Human resources Entrepreneurship Sports marketing Innovation and creativity Hospitality management and tourism The wine sector, including a wine tasting STRENGTHS AND UNIQUE FEATURES

Case studies and group discussions are an integral part of these courses. Guest speakers and corporate site visits will also be included. Students receive a certificate and ECTS credits.

RECOMMENDED FOR

The course is ideally suited for Master or Bachelor students studying business administration. Students studying economics, law, accounting or related fields, MBA students or students currently in the workforce may also apply. HOW? Online application must be received before May 2019. WHERE? ISC Paris campus... [-]


Bayreuth International Summer School 2019

University of Bayreuth
Campus 15 days October 2019 Germany Bayreuth

From 1 to 14 July 2018, the Bayreuth International Summer School (BISS) welcomes students from all over the world to join our courses at the campus of the University of Bayreuth. [+]

Overview Join the Bayreuth International Summer School 2019!

From 1 to 14 July 2019, the Bayreuth International Summer School (BISS) welcomes students from all over the world to join our courses at the campus of the University of Bayreuth.

Organized by the Campus-Akademie in cooperation with the International Office, seven courses are offered with renowned national and international lecturers.

The courses offered during this 2018 are:

Economics & Management African Studies Public Health & Global Change Energy & Climate Polymer Science & Advanced Polymers in Engineering and Energy Polymer Science & Biofabrication International Comparative Law

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International Summer School

EU Business School
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2019 Spain Barcelona

The EU International Summer School is an intense three-week program specifically designed for high school students aged 16-18 who are interested in pursuing a career in business and want to experience university life prior to application. [+]

The EU International Summer School is an intense three-week program specifically designed for high school students aged 16-18 who are interested in pursuing a career in business and want to experience university life prior to application.

The academic content has been adapted from EU’s undergraduate offerings to provide you with the opportunity to prepare for your academic and professional future. All courses are taught in English by high-quality professors and business leaders, the same that teach in EU’s top-ranked degree programs. By joining the program, you will gain insight into the global business while connecting with people from different cultures and enjoying your summer break in the most vibrant city on the Mediterranean coast.... [-]


Summer School

University Of Rijeka - Faculty of Economics
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2019 Croatia Rijeka

After a dozen of successful Schools, the Faculty of Economics in Rijeka is organizing the International Summer School - «International Environment and European Integration», which will be held from July 2 to July 14, 2018, in Rijeka. [+]

Summer School

Deadline for applications is June 11th.

After a dozen of successful Schools, the Faculty of Economics in Rijeka is organizing the International Summer School - «International Environment and European Integration», which will be held from July 2 to July 14, 2018, in Rijeka.

Throughout its entire history, the Summer School has educated more than 300 participants from more than 30 countries of Europe and beyond (Republic of Croatia, Belgium, Russia, Taiwan, France, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Mexico, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, etc.).

The goal of the EFRI Summer School is to broaden the knowledge of students of economics, law, political sciences, administration and other related studies on the economic integration process in Europe and its effects on business and other aspects of environment, and to point out the advantages and challenges of economic integration in everyday life.... [-]


Summer Programme

IPAG Business School
Campus Full time 21 - 36 hours June 2019 France Paris Nice + 1 more

Add to your academic credits this summer while enjoying Paris [+]

Add to your academic credits this summer while enjoying Paris/Nice

Discover Nice, Monaco and the Riviera! Discover the district of Saint-Germain-des-Prés and all the monuments in Paris! From Nice and Paris, it’s easy to travel in Europe.

Choose 2 courses from:

Business Strategy (6 ECTS) 36 hours Luxury Brand Management (6 ECTS) 36 hours French Culture and Civilisation (4 ECTS) 21 hours French Language for beginners (4 ECTS) 21 hours

Activities

Welcome and farewell events Wine and cheese tasting City and enterprise visits Museums and perfume manufacturers tour Duration

21-36 hours

Cost & Fees

€ 2,200 covering tuition fees, course material, activities and company visits, bus pass € 2,000: Special discount for 5 students from the same university € 1,000 deposit to be paid before April... [-]


Summer Course - Toronto Business Academy

ABC Business Academy
Campus Full time 21 days July 2019 Canada Toronto

Do you see yourself as an entrepreneur with a great business idea, but you don’t know how to start and bring it to life? Are you a business innovator with entrepreneurial skills, who is still searching for your dream job position? In both cases, Toronto Business Academy is an excellent springboard for you. With a combination of interactive lectures focusing on entrepreneurship and international business and guest speakers, mentors, and coaches who are leaders in Canadian industry, you will be able to develop practical business skills you will need to start up your career. Want to learn how to develop and pitch your business idea in front of real investors? Or maybe are you interested in experiencing the everyday business environment of successful companies like Twitter, Linkedin, Toronto Stock Exchange, etc? [+]

Education that's practical! Apply today and become a part of our family all over the world! We deliver 21st-century education for the next generation of CEO's & Entrepreneurs.

Why Toronto Business Academy?

Do you see yourself as an entrepreneur with a great business idea, but you don’t know how to start and bring it to life? Are you a business innovator with entrepreneurial skills, who is still searching for your dream job position? In both cases, our summer program Toronto Business Academy is an excellent springboard for you. With a combination of interactive lectures focusing on entrepreneurship and international business and guest speakers, mentors, and coaches who are leaders in Canadian industry, you will be able to develop practical business skills you will need to start up your career. Want to learn how to develop and pitch your business idea in front of real investors? Or maybe are you interested in experiencing the everyday business environment of successful companies like Twitter, Linkedin, Toronto Stock Exchange, etc?... [-]


Summer School - Mechatronic Systems Engineering and Product Innovation

RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University
Campus Full time 3 weeks June 2019 Germany Stolberg (Rhineland)

In this Summer School, you will have an introduction to the demanding topics of generating product innovations. You will get introduced to the aspects of mechanical engineering to create and engineer cutting-edge innovative products.

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The Institute for Engineering Design focuses especially on computer-aided product design and development - the elementary ingredients for innovation and technology leadership. Within their very interdisciplinary team, the IKT provides a practice-oriented education, which is based on distinct cooperation with international industry partners and application-oriented specific research. For decades, the IKT has been training outstanding engineers in the field of systematic product development as a worldwide recognized institution in the field of design methodology and product lifecycle management. In our four competency groups, research is being done on a broad interdisciplinary spectrum of current, future and industry-related issues.... [-]


Summer School in Iceland 2019

Bifröst University
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2019 Iceland Borgarnes

The Summer School is located in the natural paradise of Bifröst Village in West Iceland, right between a volcano and a glacier. Students are accommodated in comfortable single and double rooms at the program´s beautiful campus on the shore of Lake Hreðarvatn.

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The Summer School 2019 Program

The Summer School is located in the natural paradise of Bifröst Village in West Iceland, right between a volcano and a glacier. Students are accommodated in comfortable single and double rooms at the program´s beautiful campus on the shore of Lake Hreðarvatn.

The three-week program (8 ECTS / 4 US Credits) offers high-level Leadership studies with an emphasis on Sustainability.

The Summer School will take place from July 13th to August 3rd, 2019.

The Summer School gives students Leadership training and prepares them for the challenges that future leaders will face.

Here you can see some testimonials from students: https://www.bifrost.is/english/international/summer-school-in-iceland/testimonials/ ... [-]