Summer Courses in International Business

A summer course is a type of class offered  during the summer months. They might be available between May and September in the Northern Hemisphere, or between November and February in the Southern. There are many different options out there. Often, students ask, "What is a summer course in international business?" This kind of class focuses on commercial issues that transcend national borders… Read more

A summer course is a type of class offered  during the summer months. They might be available between May and September in the Northern Hemisphere, or between November and February in the Southern. There are many different options out there.

Often, students ask, "What is a summer course in international business?" This kind of class focuses on commercial issues that transcend national borders. Students may learn about trade, imports and exports, international regulations, macroeconomics, globalization, taxation, or tariffs. They might also study differences in corporate culture around the world. Some programs may focus on a specific region or area, while others can have a more general focus. This is an excellent choice for students with a business background who want to learn more about global commerce, or those with experience in international studies who want to learn more about business.

A number of advantages can be derived from a class in international business. For example, students can learn more about the global economy and may improve their critical thinking, cross-cultural communication, and leadership skills. These abilities are all highly valued by employers.

Students should be aware that the cost of summer courses can vary. Each school's financial office will have more information on educational expenses.

Taking a summer course in international business can lead to a wide range of potential career opportunities. Students may be able to fill a wide variety of positions within organizations of all sizes; they may find work as assistants, consultants, analysts, associates, or managers. Some may go on to work in large, multinational corporations, while others might become advisors for more local companies. Entrepreneurial students may decide to launch their own businesses.

Some courses in international business may be offered in person, while others are taught online. Just 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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J.F. Oberlin University Summer Session
Tokyo, Japan

The selected Asian business cases are interdisciplinary and application-oriented, which will help to critically address contemporary-related international management issues to ... +

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. -
Summer courses
Full-time
4 weeks
Campus
 
University of Exeter International Summer School
Exeter, United Kingdom

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 internati ... +

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. -
Summer courses
English
Aug 2020
Campus
 
Высшая школа экономики
Moscow, Russia

Earn credits and discover Russia at HSE's International Summer University in Moscow and St. Petersburg

Earn credits and discover Russia at HSE's International Summer University in Moscow and St. Petersburg -
Summer courses
Part-time
3 months
English
22 Jun 2020
20 Apr 2020
Campus
 
Kedge Business School
Marseille, France +1 More

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 ... +

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. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English
Campus
 
University Of Rijeka - Faculty of Economics and Business
Rijeka, Croatia

After a dozen of successful Schools, the Faculty of Economics in Rijeka is organizing the International Summer School - «International Environment and European Integration», w ... +

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 6 to July 18, 2020, in Rijeka. -
Summer courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
Campus
 
Bar-Ilan University
Ramat Gan, Israel

Come join us for an intensive summer semester at Bar-Ilan University’s School of Business. Study business with students from all over the world and make lifetime connections. ... +

Come join us for an intensive summer semester at Bar-Ilan University’s School of Business. Study business with students from all over the world and make lifetime connections. In addition, the program includes enrichment workshops and field trips to startups. -
Summer courses
Full-time
4 weeks
English
13 Jul 2020
15 Mar 2020
Campus
 
European Centre for Career Education
Prague, Czech Republic

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 pra ... +

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. -
Summer courses
Full-time
7 weeks
English
06 Jul 2020
01 May 2020
Campus
 
University of Almería
Almería, Spain

Given growing globalization trends and the increasing dynamic and complex nature of markets, companies operate in different countries, employ an international workforce and fa ... +

Given growing globalization trends and the increasing dynamic and complex nature of markets, companies operate in different countries, employ an international workforce and face challenges that require innovation and creativity. They need professionals with entrepreneurship skills (leadership, creativity, innovation, market research in an international environment) applicable to international and changing environments. In this course we offer a practical and applied perspective in order to develop these abilities. -
Summer courses
Full-time
English
29 Jun 2020
15 May 2020
Campus
 
IES Abroad
Sydney, Australia

Much more than a stunning location, Sydney is one of the world’s most multicultural cities - an international fusion of culture, languages, and ideas with nearly five million ... +

Much more than a stunning location, Sydney is one of the world’s most multicultural cities - an international fusion of culture, languages, and ideas with nearly five million residents. It’ll be hard to sit still while you’re studying abroad in Sydney this summer! The Society, Sport & Leadership program makes sure you won’t have to—with engaging courses, field study opportunities, and organized cultural events, you won’t have a dull moment. Fulfill a graduation requirement or try out something new, whichever you choose, you’ll learn more about Australia, and yourself than you ever could at home. -
Summer courses
Full-time
6 weeks
English
18 Jun 2020
01 Apr 2020
Campus
 
Oxford Royale Academy
Oxford, United Kingdom +1 More

The Oxford Enterprise Program is designed to provide students aged 16-18 with a summer course consisting of both academic classes in international business and group activitie ... +

The Oxford Enterprise Program is designed to provide students aged 16-18 with a summer course consisting of both academic classes in international business and group activities focusing on leadership. The course is aimed at students who plan to study business at University – the business leaders of the future! -
Summer courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
Campus
 
University of Southampton
Southampton, United Kingdom

This topic will look at fundamental financial management, management accounting and financial reporting areas that underpin modern business. Students will be exposed to curren ... +

This topic will look at fundamental financial management, management accounting and financial reporting areas that underpin modern business. Students will be exposed to current practices that ensure businesses efficiently operate, aim to maximise profits and report them accurately. -
Summer courses
Full-time
4 weeks
English
Campus
 
AUIA International Summer School
Beijing, China +1 More

Being a university with an international perspective, ECNU attaches great importance to the internationalization of its development and has established strategic cooperative p ... +

Being a university with an international perspective, ECNU attaches great importance to the internationalization of its development and has established strategic cooperative partnerships with many world-renowned universities from all over the world. -
Summer courses
Full-time
4 weeks
English
Campus
 
Autonomous University of Madrid - Summer School of Economics and Business
Madrid, Spain

Join an exclusive 4-week study program that offers some of UAM’s high-quality courses, all taught in English by top professors and researchers of UAM’s Faculty of Economics an ... +

Join an exclusive 4-week study program that offers some of UAM’s high-quality courses, all taught in English by top professors and researchers of UAM’s Faculty of Economics and Business Studies. -
Summer courses
Full-time
4 weeks
English
29 Jun 2020
Campus
 
Kedge Business School
Toulon, France +1 More

Our Summer Program at the KEDGE Design School in Toulon offers international students the chance to study Design Thinking and Managing Creativity at the gateway to the French ... +

Our Summer Program at the KEDGE Design School in Toulon offers international students the chance to study Design Thinking and Managing Creativity at the gateway to the French Riviera. -
Summer courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
Campus
 
University of Almería
Almería, Spain

In a globalized economy, companies operate in different countries and employ an international workforce. In addition, companies today operate in dynamic and fast-changing envi ... +

In a globalized economy, companies operate in different countries and employ an international workforce. In addition, companies today operate in dynamic and fast-changing environments that require quick and creative organizational responses. Given this scenario, students, potential managers, and practitioners need to develop managerial, entrepreneurship and marketing skills (negotiation, team management, communication, leadership, creativity, innovation, market research in an international environment) applicable to international and multicultural environments. In this course, we offer a practical and applied perspective in order to develop and being able to develop these abilities and skills. -
Summer courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English, Spanish
06 Jul 2020
22 May 2020
Campus