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Summer courses give students the flexibility needed to study during the summer holiday. Students can study practically anywhere in the world, and students can gain valuable insight in addition to completing core coursework.

What is a summer course in management? A summer course in management can have a variety of different focuses for students with different goals. Students can choose to take courses that each have a strong emphasis on finance, leadership, or general business theory. Additionally, students can take courses that will help further their academic careers for master’s degrees, bachelor’s degrees, and associate’s degrees.

The primary benefit of taking a summer course in management varies between individuals. Some students enjoy the opportunity to study abroad for a handful of weeks instead of an entire year. Other students can complete degree programs in less time with a summer course. Also, a number of students can take a summer course in management to sharpen existing skill sets while already in the workplace or as part of personal development initiatives.

The cost of a summer course in management depends on a number of factors including the location of the school and specific tuition requirements. Students are strongly encouraged to contact an institution of higher education directly to learn more about specific costs.

A summer course in management can be used for a variety of career paths. Students can anticipate more opportunities in finance, human resources, and executive positions. Summer courses can help students learn advanced management skills without taking too much time away from work and family, especially in seasonal positions such as school administration. Additionally, numerous students choose to use skills learned in a summer course to apply to entrepreneurial endeavors.

Get started with a new career, or embark on a summer adventure by taking a summer course in management. Study online, or study in a different country. Find the summer course that meets your needs today. 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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EIPM Summer School

EIPM - The European Institute of Purchasing Management
Campus Part time 4 weeks July 2017 Switzerland Geneva

The EIPM Summer School is a concise executive programme in Purchasing and Supply Management offered at the Archamps Campus. [+]

Best Summer Courses in Management 2017. Four Weeks of Purchasing Immersion The EIPM Summer School is a concise executive programme in Purchasing and Supply Management offered at the Archamps Campus. The programme encourages an action learning philosophy, as participants are expected to work on real life strategic challenges. It consists of the 4 specialisation modules from the EIPM Executive MBA programme and has a convenient schedule over the summer months, presented in two blocks of two weeks each. It is delivered through June to September. Starting from the alignment between the business and purchasing strategy, it explores how value can be created together with suppliers, how external innovation can be identified and used and how leading global supply chains operate. Advanced negotiation and communication practices are also part of the curriculum. Target Group The programme is designed for purchasing and supply management executives, senior managers, high potential purchasing professionals or upper management moving to a purchasing role. Previous Summer School Programmes welcomed participants from companies such as EGDF Suez, Ericsson, OMK, Clariant and Infrabel, as well as students from the SDA Bocconi School of Management. Learning Goals To use analytical skills and leadership effectiveness To implement new practices to enhance today’s performance and prepare their organisation to sustain performance in the future To transform the Purchasing function and use external resources for competitive advantage To increase the performance at individual, team and organisation levels Curriculum 2017 Purchasing Strategy 03-07 July 2017 Operations & Supply Chain Management 10-14 July 2017 Innovation... [-]

Discover Entrepreneurial Management Program

IEDC - Bled School of Management
Campus Part time 9 days July 2017 Slovenia Bled

DEMP is an intensive international summer school which requires no previous management background, just large doses of intellectual and emotional energy, an openness to new perspectives and the willingness to dive in and take initiative. [+]

DEMP is an intensive international summer school which requires no previous management background, just large doses of intellectual and emotional energy, an openness to new perspectives and the willingness to dive in and take initiative. The program takes you on a journey through all the major aspects of entrepreneurial concepts and practice. Every year we host young people from more than 20 countries at our beautiful campus in Bled, Slovenia. Why should I start discovering? Because I am Curious to learn more about my true leadership potential Interested to find out the most powerful force for economic and social development in the world today Excited to develop the confidence to say WHY NOT? Eager to establish networks with smart potential leaders from all over What is there to discover? DISCOVER YOUR POTENTIAL “Attitude defines the altitude”: as the old saying clearly notes, we go as far as our own views of the world and the way we act on them allow us. DEMP puts the mirror in front of the participants, providing them with many insights about what drives their thinking and their emotions, how they react to demanding situations, and how they exercise their influence on others. It also provides stimuli to further improve in the areas promising highest gains. SET YOURSELF APART Getting to a promising job is about several basic things: knowing what one wants (or does not want), recognizing opportunities, coming up with interesting stories around oneself, establishing and maintaining personal credibility. DELP not only provides... [-]

Social Policies In Latin America In Comparative Perspective

Universidad del Rosario - Summer School
Campus Full time 30 hours January 2018 Colombia Bogotá

This course introduces students to the main approaches and concepts of social policies. After analyzing the concepts of welfare state and welfare, social rights, citizenship and the origins of the main systems of social protection regimes in the world, it will focus the study of the main approaches to the emergence and transformation of welfare regimes and social protection systems. [+]

Best Summer Courses in Management 2017. This course introduces students to the main approaches and concepts of social policies. After analyzing the concepts of welfare state and welfare, social rights, citizenship and the origins of the main systems of social protection regimes in the world, it will focus the study of the main approaches to the emergence and transformation of welfare regimes and social protection systems. Visiting Professor. Dr. Rossana Castiglioni, Universidad Diego Portales (Chile) Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Monday-Friday (including Saturday July 22) Location: Universidad del Rosario, Cloister Time Intensity: 30 hours Offer Type: Course, homologous UR 3 credits (5.1 ECTS credits) Spanish Language Investment: COP $ 2,200,000 July 10 to July 22 as 2017 Faculty of Political Science, Government and International Relations General objective Introduce and / or deepen the approaches, concepts and more relevant welfare schemes. Analyze changes and continuities of Latin American social policies. Understand, the areas most relevant actors and processes of social policy and the contrasting state participation, the market and the family in the provision of goods. GOALS - Introduce and / or deepen the approaches, concepts and more relevant welfare schemes. - Analyze the changes and continuities of Latin American social policies. - Understand the areas most relevant actors and processes of social policy and the contrasting state participation, the market and the family in the provision of goods. Addressed to Minimum undergraduate fifth semester political science, international relations and government programs. Sufficient English proficiency to read assigned texts. [-]

Fashion Management Summer Classes Paris

MODESIGN Academy
Campus Full time 5 days August 2017 Belgium Brussels

Paris is the capital of fashion and since MODESIGN ACADEMY’s Director studied at the institute Francais de La Mode in Paris and worked there several years, it seemed logical to organise a one week Summer Classes in Fashion Management in this city. [+]

Summer Classes Paris Paris is the capital of fashion and since MODESIGN ACADEMY’s Director studied at the institute Francais de La Mode in Paris and worked there several years, it seemed logical to organise a one week Summer Classes in Fashion Management in this city. Content Retail/Monday The morning will take place at the Institut Francais de la Mode (IFM) where Adeline Cabale, alumni from the IFM, will introduce you to what retail is and give you a view on the lasted trends in the field. In the afternoon, she will make a guided tour with you at Galeries Lafayettes and Printemps. She will introduce you to people working within those 2 big department store and you will train yourself with practical exercises on the field. Luxury and Designers Brands/Tuesday Paris is the capital of luxury, so the best place to start that day is Avenue Montaigne and Rue Francois 1er where all the luxury brand have their flagship store. You will visit some of them and especially the Christian Dior one which celebrates the 70th anniversary of the brand. Paris is also the capital of influential multi brand stores such as Collette or Merci. Adeline Cabale will take you in a “Must-See” guided tour of those shops that spot the trends before the others or just make them! Perfume/Wednesday Perfume is another speciality of Paris and you will visit the brand new Grand Musee du Parfum in the morning which is settled in the former house of Couturier Christian... [-]

Cologne International Summer University (CISU)

University of Cologne Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
Campus Full time 10 days October 2017 Germany Cologne

The Cologne International Summer University (CISU) is an annual four-week programme targeted at international and Cologne students, giving them the opportunity to participate in exciting and challenging courses conducted by international faculty and benefit from a rich social programme as well as company visits. [+]

Best Summer Courses in Management 2017. The Cologne International Summer University (CISU) is an annual four-week programme targeted at international and Cologne students, giving them the opportunity to participate in exciting and challenging courses conducted by international faculty and benefit from a rich social programme as well as company visits. Taking place in one of Germany's most vibrant cities, CISU offers international BSc and MSc students an attractive choice of courses from the areas of Management, Economics and Social Sciences. All courses carry 6 ECTS and are taught in English by international faculty. The MBA and MSc courses for CISU 2017 are now available via our course database (see top right on this page). BSc courses are partially online and more will follow during this month. CISU 2017 covers four full weeks in August: 7 – 17 August and 21 – 31 August 2017. Academic programme The MBA and MSc courses for CISU 2017 are now available via our course database. BSc courses are partially online and more will follow during this month. Although we generally encourage participation for the full month, you are able to opt for participation in one or two sessions according to your study interest, level and schedule at your home institution. Please note that you can only opt for one course per session. Session 1: 7 – 17 August 2017 Session 2: 21 – 31 August 2017 Classes are scheduled from Monday to Thursday, 9 am – 12.30 pm and usually end with a final... [-]

Summer Peace and Conflict Course Kosovo

RIT Kosovo™
Campus Full time Part time June 2017 Kosovo Prishtina

Practice global learning with new friends from around the world. Explore conflict transformation with practitioners and academics in classrooms, workshops, study-travel, and meetings with senior officials in the Balkans. Do this and more at the Post-Conflict Transformation summer program at the RIT/A.U.K. Our five week package consists of two courses (three credit hours, offered by A.U.K’s partner university, Rochester Institute of Technology) and one of two study tours: Montenegro, Bosnia and Serbia or Albania, Greece and Macedonia. Courses are for undergraduates, graduates and professionals in relevant fields The program offers courses in: [+]

Welcome to the Summer Program 2017 in Kosovo 18 June - 28 July, 2017 The RIT Kosovo™ (A.U.K) Peace and Conflict Program enables participants to work with academic specialists and distinguished practitioners from the fields of military, diplomatic, human rights and humanitarian affairs with extensive experience in the Balkans and globally. Practice global learning with new friends from around the world. Explore conflict transformation with practitioners and academics in classrooms, workshops, study-travel, and meetings with senior officials in the Balkans. Do this and more at the Post-Conflict Transformation summer program at the RIT/A.U.K. Our five week package consists of two courses (three credit hours, offered by A.U.K’s partner university, Rochester Institute of Technology) and one of two study tours: Montenegro, Bosnia and Serbia or Albania, Greece and Macedonia. Courses are for undergraduates, graduates and professionals in relevant fields The program offers courses in: The Origins and Resolution of Violent Conflicts Conflict Resolution and Transformation The Economics of Post-Conflict Transformation Human Rights and Mediation in Conflict Regions Political Violence, Extremism and Terrorism Documentary This unique program combines the experience and talents of academics and practitioners and provides a practical, hands-on perspective on global conflicts, which takes advantage of our proximity to the recent wars in the Kosovo, Bosnia-Herzegovina and elsewhere in Eurasia. Students and professionals are invited to participate in this well-established and memorable experience: Balkan Study Tour that enables participants to meet with policy makers and activists Study abroad for six weeks with renowned experts A blend of theoretical knowledge,... [-]

Summer School

Varna University of Management
Campus Full time 4 weeks June 2017 Bulgaria Varna

Do you want to enrich and develop your business knowledge and skills? Do you want to be placed in a perfect academic environment that will let you share and test new ideas with co-students from all over the world? Do you want to obtain extra ECTS while having fun on the vibrant Bulgarian Black Sea coast? [+]

Best Summer Courses in Management 2017. Do you want to enrich and develop your business knowledge and skills? Do you want to be placed in a perfect academic environment that will let you share and test new ideas with co-students from all over the world? Do you want to obtain extra ECTS while having fun on the vibrant Bulgarian Black Sea coast? If you answered ‘yes’ to any of these questions, you are only one step away from your dream! Apply now and you could even get a scholarship! What are the courses DURATION From 19 June to 27 August. OPTIONS The modules are split into 4 periods – each of them offering 2 business modules. The student can choose the period of training. The minimum period of education is 4 weeks or two modules. 19 June – 16 July Strategic Management & Operations Management ECTS 8, €690 03 July – 30 July Operations Management & Marketing Management and Marketing Communications ECTS 8, €690 17 July – 13 August Marketing Management and Marketing Communications & Managing People and Organisations across Cultures ECTS 8, €690 31 July – 27 August Managing People and Organisations across Cultures & Project Management ECTS 8, €690 LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTIONS English Classes in Russian language are available upon request APPLICATION PROCEDURE In order to apply for European Summer University at VUM you have to follow these steps: 1. Fill in the Application form 2. Scan your International passport (ID if you are a European Union citizen)... [-]

Summer Business School

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF)
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2017 United Kingdom London

LSBF Executive Education offers an intensive three-week summer programme that gives undergraduates the opportunity to introduce themselves to the world of business, covering the following areas: Leadership and Strategy, Marketing and Finance. Optional English language sessions are also available for £60 a week. [+]

Summer Business School LSBF Executive Education offers an intensive three-week summer programme that gives undergraduates the opportunity to introduce themselves to the world of business, covering the following areas: Leadership and Strategy, Marketing and Finance. Optional English language sessions are also available for £60 a week. Course Requirements English language – Common European Framework (CEF) Level B2* or equivalent (all teaching and learning materials are provided in English only) *Please note those with a B1 level of English and relevant proof of further study will be considered. [-]

Course - International Summer Program

McGill University
Campus Full time 5 weeks July 2017 Canada Montreal

The International Summer Program at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill is designed to provide international undergraduate students the opportunity to gain critical North American perspectives on issues of global importance. [+]

Best Summer Courses in Management 2017. The International Summer Program at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill is designed to provide international undergraduate students the opportunity to gain critical North American perspectives on issues of global importance. The program offers two courses, Management in Global Context and Global Branding, each worth three (3) McGill credits, equivalent to six (6) ECTS credits, to be approved by each student’s home university. International Summer Program for Visiting Undergraduates - Montreal, Quebec, CanadaThe McGill campus is located in the heart of multicultural, metropolitan Montreal, a bustling, charming, cosmopolitan city with more students per capita than any other Canadian city in North America. Year after year, Montreal is highly acclaimed as one of the most affordable, diverse, sophisticated, and safe cities in the world. Above all, both going to school and living in Montreal is a fun and rewarding experience! As a major cultural and technological centre, Montreal offers students unparalleled opportunities to explore life outside the classroom. Montreal is home to the world-renowned International Jazz Festival and the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival, providing students with countless opportunities to take part in the cultural experiences, festivals, and events offered throughout the summer months. Courses Management in Global Context (3 credits) Contemporary issues in international management illustrating unique challenges faced in International Business, including legal and political foundations of international management, cross-cultural awareness, global mindset, global leadership, building effective international workforce and operations. Global Branding (3 credits) Brands are some of the most valuable... [-]

Summer Course in Community Management for Creative Entrepreneurs

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Barcelona
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2017 Spain Barcelona

The course teaches students the basic tools needed by the community manager to manage, establish, and moderate online communities that are generated around a brand, as well as the skills they need to implement a social media strategic plan. [+]

THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN SPANISH Online communication is a growing need in the business world, resulting in a greater demand for professionals with a knowledge of the social tools necessary to carry out communication strategies using the various online channels. Online communication is a growing need in the business world, resulting in a greater demand for professionals with a knowledge of the social tools necessary to carry out communication strategies using the various online channels. Content: The course teaches students the basic tools needed by the community manager to manage, establish, and moderate online communities that are generated around a brand, as well as the skills they need to implement a social media strategic plan. The first part of the programe involves theory, focusing on the basic principles of community management and specific social media networking tools. The aim of the second part is to create a “social business plan” that meets the needs of a brand (client) and a community (consumer and user). Who is it for? People with experience in the world of communication and publishing with basic marketing studies. Duration and frequency: Frequency: 2 weeks Timetable: Monday to Friday from 10.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. Optional accommodation: The ‘full package’ option (course + accommodation) allows you to book a single room (from 1 to 31 July), sharing a kitchen, in one of the best halls of residence in the city. Enrollment period: Enrollment is open until 18 May for students requiring accommodation. Those applying for the... [-]

Summer course - Oxford Enterprise Programme (for ages 16-18)

Oxford Royale Academy
Campus Full time 2 weeks June 2017 United Kingdom Oxford Yarnton + 1 more

The Oxford Enterprise Programme 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! [+]

Best Summer Courses in Management 2017. Overview The Oxford Enterprise Programme 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! This programme is also available in London and Cambridge. For students aged 13-15, ORA offers an Introduction to Enterprise course. Academic Content Students are taught the principles of business management, economics and finance in small groups, and will be given the opportunity to learn the principles of accounting, finance, marketing, human resources and business ethics. In addition to the academic classes, skills-based workshops will develop the students’ presentation and leadership skills for the benefit of their future business goals. The programme will include a competitive element in which students will work as a group to research, design and market a new business idea. The programme will culminate with an Enterprise Fair during which students will have the opportunity to present their ideas to others within the school. Learning Objectives By the end of the course students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of: the workings of key economic models, business concepts and management techniques; the different objectives that firms may have; the factors that affect total revenue and total cost; how managers seek to motivate workers; the steps through which businesses progress when they start up and the causes of business failure; the... [-]

Summer School - Management Research Methods and Big Data Analytics ACISS

RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University
Campus Full time 1 - 7 weeks September 2017 Germany Aachen

The School of Business and Economics is glad to announce its research-oriented summer school for Post-Docs, PhDs, and advanced master students from all areas of specialization [+]

The programme is based on the following pillars: I. Excellence Science and Research in Management Research Methods and Big Data Analytics The 2016 ACISS Summer School offers a unique set of courses designed to meet the needs of novice and advanced researchers in research methods ranging from qualitative research and academic publishing to scale development and data mining. All classes will be highly interactive, method-, and application-oriented. Outstanding instructors from PennState, the University of Chile, the University of Leeds, the University of Vienna, and RWTH Aachen University will deliver the courses. All courses have been designed to equip you with insights into state-of-the-art research methods and supporting software packages. You will also have the opportunity to apply these insights in order to solve hands-on research problems and to discuss your findings with your peers. What better way to prepare for your empirical master thesis, PhD project, and journal publication? II. Mentoring During the week long courses, participants will have the opportunity to get in touch with their respective lecturer to discuss their own research projects. Current research projects or dissertations can be presented to receive feedback from a qualified third party. III. Get-together with Researchers All participants of the ACISS programme are invited to take part in get-togethers with researchers and academic staff at the RWTH Aachen University. There is a wide offer of intercultural activities and excursions in and around Aachen – enjoy your stay! You can find more information on our programme website: https://www.academy.rwth-aachen.de/en/education-formats/summer-schools/aciss-management-research-methods-and-big-data-analytics [-]

Summer Course in Philanthropy and Civil Society: A Comparative View

Koc University - Istanbul Turkey
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2017 Turkey İstanbul

Historically, philanthropists have played an important role in the development of civil society. Philanthropy today is a global phenomenon, utilizing a variety of institutional forms and involving both the very wealthy and those of modest resources to address issues of common concern. [+]

Best Summer Courses in Management 2017. Academic Program: To see the 2017 syllabus with updates, please check back again in early 2017! Historically, philanthropists have played an important role in the development of civil society. Philanthropy today is a global phenomenon, utilizing a variety of institutional forms and involving both the very wealthy and those of modest resources to address issues of common concern. The nonprofit organizations that philanthropists fund represent nearly ten percent of the United States economy and nongovernmental organizations are among the fastest growing parts of economies in other parts of the world. Yet, many students are unfamiliar with philanthropy and the role nongovernmental organization plan in community life. Philanthropists are an important source of capital in social movements, encouraging innovation and supporting the nongovernmental and grass roots infrastructure that leads to social change. Nongovernmental organizations, both formal and informal are the vehicles for philanthropists’ social investments. The goal of this course is to introduce students to the role philanthropy and civil society organizations play in community life, specifically in Turkey and the United States. This course introduces students to individual and institutional philanthropy and the role and management of nonprofit/civil society organizations in community life through a hands-on service-learning grantmaking experience. As part of this course students will have the opportunity to learn about several Turkish civil society organizations. Credits: You will earn 6 ECTS credits at the end of the course. Pre-requisites: A background in social sciences is not required. Koç University invites all interested... [-]

Summer School Art and Museum Management

Il Sole 24 ORE Business School
Campus Full time 12 days July 2017 Italy Milan

A two-weeks international intensive program for students and professionals interested in acquiring direct knowledge and experience of the Italian excellence in Art and Museum Management. [+]

Advanced booking: 20% discount for subscriptions made within May 15th 2017 A two-weeks international intensive program for students and professionals interested in acquiring direct knowledge and experience of the Italian excellence in Art and Museum Management. GOALS AND PROFESSIONAL OPENINGS A full immersion program that offers interaction and up-close exposure to the Italian unique system of creativity, know-how and innovation, its excellence and best practices. The program provides the technical and managerial skills to operate in the Art & Museum fields. The faculty is composed by both academic and professional experts. TARGET The summer school is suitable for students and professionals who would like to strengthen their knowledge and expertise in Museum and Art Management as well as prepare for their own entrepreneurial ventures. The course is taught entirely in English. A SUMMER SCHOOL IN ROME, ITALY Rome is the ideal venue for an intensive summer school on Art and Museum management. It is home to some of the world’s most extraordinary artistic masterpieces ever realized, not to mention the Vatican City. It is also a hub to easily explore the rest of Italian artistic venues. Besides, Rome is a modern European capital hosting international political, artistic and business events. PROGRAM The summer school offers a combination of: Classroom and project works on the following topics: - The world of art: the sector structure and characteristics - The Museum: management and development - Marketing of cultural services and sitesi - Art and culture’s strategic communication - Technology and multimedia -... [-]

International Business and Management Summer Program

ISC Paris Business School
Campus Full time June 2017 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. [+]

Best Summer Courses in Management 2017. 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 15, 2016. WHERE? ISC Paris campus Bachelor Level – June 13-24 2016 - 1200 EUR Master/MBA Level - July 11-22 2016 - 1400 EUR [-]