European Summer Study Programme
European Summer Study Programme

Overview

The European Summer Study programme is the perfect introduction for recent non-European graduates looking to work in a European or international business environment. It addresses the issues of the future development of Europe and helps you to understand the European political, economic and social environment.

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The benefits

  • The course prepares future managers who aspire to develop a career in international business.
  • The nature of the course means that delegates benefit from a multi-cultural learning experience and provides them with the invaluable opportunity to network with fellow delegates.
  • Delegates gain hands-on experience from the business project to take directly to interviews.
  • The project-based approach at Manchester Business School is a rewarding way to learn.
  • Students have the opportunity to gain degree credits added to their final degree mark in their home country.

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The delegates

This programme attracts a mix of nationalities ensuring a multi-cultural learning experience which reflects the contemporary working environment. It is opened to post-graduate students as well as 3rd and 4th year students of business and management studies, Law, Politics and International Relations.

There is no entry level requirement of English, but the participants need to be English speakers or have a working knowledge of English.

In the past years, students have come from the USA, Canada, India, Mexico, Brazil, China, Indonesia, the Middle East and other countries.

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The programme

The whole programme is delivered over five weeks in four countries:

2 weeks in UK, with first and last week in Manchester and a weekend in London
1 week in Czech Republic, Prague
1 week in Spain, Barcelona
1 week in France, Grenoble and Paris

Over the five weeks you will cover:

  • The Rationale behind the establishment of the EU
  • The institutions and decision making of the EU
  • Major policies of the EU and their implementation
  • Single market achievements and challenges
  • The Economic and Monetary Union (EMU)
  • The financial crisis and the consequences on the Euro area
  • The ECB roles and policies during the crisis; comparisons with other major central banks and perspective for the future
  • The challenges of European firms in the globalised economy
  • The challenges of foreign firms in the EU market

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The team

Marie-Claude Witcombe Marie-Claude Witcombe,
Programme Director

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Contact details

Marie-Claude Witcombe
Programme Director
marie-claude.witcombe@mbs.ac.uk

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Programme information

14th June - 18th July 2015
Five weeks
Location Cost
4 countries
£4,400
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Key features

Gain a real perspective of the make-up of the European Union and International business at large
Gain a real perspective of the make-up of the European Union and international business at large

Company visits to gather first-hand information:

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