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  • Locations: Ljubljana, Slovenia; Toulouse, France
  • Program Terms: Summer
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  • Restrictions: UC applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 02/15/2018
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Rolling Admission 06/07/2018 07/20/2018

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Program Type General: External Level of Study: Undergraduate
Academic Theme: Business Credit Offered: Transfer Credit
Eligibility Restrictions: LCB Students Only Minimum GPA: 3.0
Language Courses Offered: No Language of Instruction: English
Language Prerequisite: No Housing Options: Residence Hall
Program Advisor: Lee Armstrong
Program Description:
Toulouse Business School  

Program Overview

This unique summer school allows students to study in two great locations in Southern and Central Europe: Toulouse, France and Ljubljana, Slovenia.  
Earn up to 12 credit hours for the full 6 week program.  Students have the option of doing one summer school (3 weeks) in Toulouse for 6 credits  or a combined summer school (6 weeks) in both Toulouse and Ljubljana, Slovenia for a total of 12 credits.  For more information go to Toulouse Business School.  To learn more about Toulouse Business School, watch a video here

A variety of business courses are offered by Toulouse Business School and Faculty of Economics Ljubljana University (6 ECTS per course).  Students will choose up to 2 courses per destination. The language of instruction is English. On completion of the Summer School a certificate of attendance and an official grade transcript will be issued to each Summer School participant.

Slovenia

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Location 

Google Map France to Slovenia

Toulouse, France (population 770,000), France's fourth largest city, is located in the Midi-Pyrénées region of south-west France, midway between the Atlantic and the Mediterranean. This beautiful city is known for its distinctive rose color brick buildings (hence the nickname: la ville rose) and has a very Mediterranean feel and climate.  Toulouse has long served as a center of commerce, culture and education. The city was a resting place for religious pilgrims traveling to Spain as early as the 11th century. The University of Toulouse dates to the 13th century and is the second oldest in France. Today over 100,000 students attend institutions of higher education, including our partner ESC-Toulouse, making the city a highly desirable location for business. The city is now home to Europe's aerospace industry and headquarters for Airbus Industrie. The many high-tech firms in the region complement the area's thriving agri-business.

Ljubljana, Slovenia
Situated between the Alps and the Adriatic Sea, the city of Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, is classified as a mid-sized European city, but it has preserved its small-town friendliness and relaxed atmosphere while providing all the facilities of a modern capital.   It is the political and cultural heart of the Slovenian nation, safe and particularly charming in summer. Distances between places in Slovenia are short, which makes Ljubljana a perfect base for exploring  Slovenia's diverse beauty.
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Ljubljana


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Who Can Participate?

Open to sophomore - senior Business majors.  Prerequisistes: MKTG2080, INTB3080.  Applicants must have a GPA of 2.75 or higher.  International Business minors are welcome to apply. 

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Academic Program and Course Information

 Courses: Most courses count as International Business elective courses

Register at UC for MLTI 3000  for 6 or 12 credits

Toulouse, France  2017 course options:
Managing People in Europe
Managing Innovation a European Approach
Business Strategy in Europe
Marketing & Branding Trends in Europe 
Cross-Cultural Awareness: France and Europe in a Global Context
Corporate Finance in Europe 

Ljubljana, Slovenia 2017 course options:
European Integration
How to do Business with China
International Business Law
International Finance
Socio-Economic Development and Contemporary Slovenia
Tourism Management

Slovenia

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Faculty

A variety of business courses are offered by European faculty from Toulouse Business School and Faculty of Economics Ljubljana University (6 ECTS per course). 
 

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Living Arrangements

Accommodation offered in dorms.
Accommodation includes a single room equipped with:
  • A single bed (sheets will be provided on arrival)
  • An internet connection (with wire connection only)
  • A small fridge
  • Individual bathroom and toilet

Full kitchen facilities are available on each floor with microwaves, electrics hubs for reheating food (open from 6.00 am to 10.30 pm). Kitchen utensils are not provided.
Services available : Secure Access, Cash dispenser, Garages for bicycles, Internet, Laundry facilities, Rooms for studying, Night security officer.
 

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Getting There

Students are responsible for their own round trip airfare between home and France/Slovenia.

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Program Costs

Costs subject to change
Tuition for 6 weeks (1800 Euros) $2500
Accommodation in dormitory (700 Euros) $1000
International Airfare (estimate, at your own expense) $1400
Group transportation from Toulouse to Ljubljana (450 Euros) $650
UC fee for registration $200
Personal spending money (estimate) for meals, travel on weekends $2200
LCB Scholarship ($400)
UC International Scholarship ($400)
Total Cost  (estimate - price may fluctuate based on exchange rates) $7150

Note:  Price above includes tuition paid to Toulouse Business School. 

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UC Financial Aid and Scholarships

For full details on using your financial aid to help pay for your study abroad experience, you should contact UC Financial Aid.

UC International awarded over $500,000 in student grants last year. Please refer to the UC International webpage for more information.

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Passports and Visas

A valid passport is essential to your international travel and study abroad. If you are planning to travel abroad, its best to apply for a passport now as processing times may vary. Please see the State Department's passport page for more information.

In order to obtain country-specific visa instructions and resources, refer to your host country’s embassy web page. One way to access visa information is the US Department of State’s country information page  

UC International is happy to guide UC faculty, staff and students to possible resources about visas for study abroad. Although, applying for the necessary visa for travel is the responsibility of the individual UC traveler. Entry requirements change frequently and we advise you to pay close attention to consular updates. It is your responsibility to knowing and addressing the requirements for your host study abroad destination.

Applying for a visa can be a complicated process. Some UC travelers choose to third party to assist with this process, for example Travisa or A Briggs (mention UC for a possible discount).
 

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Health and Safety Abroad

UC International is committed to student and faculty safety while abroad. The following are a few resources for travel abroad.

UC faculty, students and staff are responsible for their own health and safety abroad. The US Department of StateCenters for Disease Control Prevention (CDC)and International SOS are excellent resources for country specific information.

UC partners with International SOS medical and security advice. UC code is 11BCAS000010

UC students, faculty and staff can utilize International SOS in the following ways:

  • Sign up to receive email alerts for medical and security information, customizable to various locations abroad
  • Read about travel health information with medical advice, food and water safety, and cultural tips
  • Explore travel security with personal safety tips and travel risk ratings for locations abroad

UC faculty, students and staff traveling abroad should register their travel abroad through the US Department of State’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)in case of an emergency abroad.

All UC students participating in a University of Cincinnati sanctioned or funded international travel program are required to purchase and maintain insurance while abroad. UC International partners with CISI to provide insurance for UC students.

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Contacts for More Information

Lindner International Programs
203 Lindner Hall
513-556-7081
LCBGoAbroad@uc.edu
Business.uc.edu/GoAbroad

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This program is currently not accepting applications.