CBEA3066 - Autumn 2020
6 - 16 April
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Information Sessions@Building 25A, HW Arndt, 1012, Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room
Information Session #1 (1hr) at 10:00am, 9th October: Registration
Information Session #2 (1hr) at 10:00am,
15th October: Registration
The College of Business and Economics is offering an intensive in-country course, CBEA3066 Global Business Immersion, featuring a faculty-led 11-day study tour to Argentina during the mid-semester break in April 2020. The program to Argentina will be based in the vibrant capital of Buenos Aires. The tour will also visits other towns and cities of economic or historical significance including Rosaria, Tigre, and the UNESCO World Heritage site of Colonia del Sacramento in Uruguay. Students can expect to learn about the economic challenges facing Argentina, recent reforms, and the resilience of its business sector.
Eligibility and Selection Criteria
In addition to lectures from academics at host universities, the program will include corporate site visits and presentations from business leaders in strategic sectors such as food, mining, energy, and wine-making. Some scholarship grants are available to eligible students through the Endeavour Leadership Program.
This opportunity is open to all ANU undergraduate students who are currently enrolled in an ANU College of Business and Economics program. Students will be selected to enrol in the course and the associated study tour following a competitive application process and will be required to participate in two pre-departure sessions at ANU to prepare you for the in-country study tour that begins on 6 March 2020.
Travel and Other Costs
In addition to course tuition fees, a participation fee is required for the in-country immersion component of the course. The study tour participation fee is approx. $3600.
What is included:
Hotel accommodation (twin-share), most meals, ground transport, airport transfers, entry fees, field trips, academic, business and cultural events and program materials. ANU travel insurance cover is provided for the study tour dates, plus any private travel of four days total duration immediately before and/or after the study tour dates.
What is not included:
Airfares, travel from Canberra to Sydney and return, visa costs (depending on student passport), vaccinations and activities undertaken during free time. Students will be required to purchase additional insurance cover for specific personal and medical items not covered by the ANU travel insurance.
1. Eligible CBE students will be considered for one of the 10 Endeavour Leadership Program Short-Term Grants, funded by the Department of Education. Each grant is valued at $2,500.
2. Students that are Australian citizens and permanent residents with evidence of current financial disadvantage may be eligible for the CBE Global Business Immersion Travel Grant ($1,500 grants) when they apply for the course and study tour.
3. OS-HELP, an Australian Government loan scheme designed to assist with overseas study costs, is also available to eligible students. Further information can be found at: studyassist.gov.au
Applications open on 9 October 2019 and close on 20 October 2019
If you have any issue with your login credentials to apply, please email ANU Global Programs on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Disclaimer: Applicants are advised that due to circumstances beyond the University's control (for example, specific international security concerns and international health crises) it may not be possible for students to commence or complete this course as advertised.