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DIS: International Business (Copenhagen)
Copenhagen, Denmark (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia 
Restrictions: Gustavus applicants only
Budget Sheets Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 03/12/2018 ** Rolling Admission 08/17/2018 05/11/2019
Spring 2019 09/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission 01/12/2019 05/11/2019

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Program Provider:
DIS - Danish Institute for Study Abroad
Program Term(s):
Semester/Year
Minimum Class Standing:
Junior
Minimum GPA:
3.00
Prerequisites:
Yes
Previous Language Study Req?:
No
Language of Instruction:
English
Language courses offered:
Danish
Housing Options:
Apartment (Shared), Homestay, Other, Residence Hall
Areas of Study:
Business, Economics, Finance, International Business, Management, Marketing
Program Design: Study Center, Theme based
Additional Program Options:
Community Engagement, Field Study
Program Description:
International Business
Do you dream of building your career in the corporate world? Expand your ability to analyze international business from a European perspective, gaining hands-on experience from business cases and professionals. 

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Boost your resume by consulting with businesses and presenting solutions on real-life cases
  • Travel with DIS faculty on course-integrated study tours to meet with leaders and decision makers in key business clusters, using their insights to build your projects 
  • Learn how to best articulate your enhanced cross-cultural leadership skills with DIS career workshops on international internships, resume building, and interviewing skills, as well as network with local professionals at DIS Career Night 
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STUDENT PROFILE
This program is right for you if you are a student in business, economics, finance, marketing, management, or related disciplines, with a strong interest in acquiring business knowledge and skills from an international perspective. 

CORE COURSE

European Business Strategy: Case Studies
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits 
Through business visits, case studies, and lectures, you will come to understand the European business environment and how it differs from the U.S. You will learn how companies are impacted by local business environments – a key skill in international business. A major element of the course is working with a business on a sponsored project and presenting a solution to the company at the end of the semester. 
Week-Long Study Tour (Preference of): Berlin-Prague or London or Helsinki-Riga 
Core Course Week: Study tour to Western Denmark + a two-day seminar in Copenhagen 
Prerequisites: A microeconomics course, and either a macroeconomics or business course at university level. 

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For Gustavus Adolphus students: DIS uses US semester credits. Each GAC unit = 4 US semester credits. Thus, most DIS courses, which are worth 3 US semester credits each, are worth 0.75 GAC units. Be sure to discuss the irregular unit totals with your advisors as you select courses.