Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Eligibility: The program is open to undergraduate students with a 2.5 GPA
Course Credits: MGMT 49000 Doing Business in Brazil for 3 credits
Estimated Cost: $3200 (airfare and personal spending not included)
Housing: Students will stay in hotels
Language Requirements: None
Host: Krannert School of Management
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This program will introduce participants to the challenges and opportunities of doing business in Brazil in a case competition style format and have them interact with the leaders in the market that are paving the way for economic growth, while also gaining a global perspective.
By engaging directly with a company and trying to solve a real problem, students will develop a greater understanding of the global market and learn to become a trusted advisor to international partners.
Participants will be able to explore some of the city's most iconic places, attend lectures, visit companies and learn about the city's social, political and cultural dynamics, while interacting with local students.
The City of São Paulo, with its nearly 20 million inhabitants, is one of the largest cities in the world
(the largest in the southern hemisphere), the most important economic center of Brazil and the capital of culture in Latin America.
Approximately 75 km away is Santos, one of the most important coastal cities in the history of Brazil, where participants will take a boat tour, enjoy the beach and celebrate the new year's.