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  • 3 Weeks 7/7 - 7/28 $7,799 $7,499 London-7/6 Departure from US
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Open to students completing grades 10, 11, & 12. 

Tuition includes: Term fees, academic program, housing, use of facilities, 2 meals every weekday while on campus (1 meal on weekends), recreation access, activities and trips, blanket and pillow, and 1 set of sheets.

Not included: Application fee, $70 student ID/technology fee, airfare, airport transfers (available for $95 each way), class materials, course supplements, $395 fee for optional college credit, lunch and other meals eaten off campus, medical expenses, laundry, towels, souvenirs, and spending money.

INTO City University London - Curricula & Classes

The London International Business Academy

The London International Business Academy is a unique hands-on opportunity to learn how businesses operate in a global environment. During this 3 week academy, investigate fundamental business concepts like marketing and financial management with an emphasis on international business and entrepreneurship.

Taught and sponsored by INTO City University London, classes mirror those taken by first year business school students. In the morning, discuss what it takes to build, manage, and operate an international business. In the afternoon, expand your knowledge through case studies, guest speakers, and site visits around London.

Complete your London International Business Academy experience by putting your new knowledge to the test. Divide into teams to research, market, and sell a product in the famous Spitalfields Market. Each group will present their marketing plan and results to the program professor and fellow students.

Hands-on business exploration

The curriculum focuses on three main topics:

Product Development and Marketing

  • Strategic planning and marketing
  • Development of a product concept
  • Brand management
  • Consumer feedback and behavior
  • Market research and competitor analysis
  • Market segmentation, targeting, and positioning
  • E-Commerce

Organizational Management

  • Types of business structures
  • Human resource management
  • Labor issues
  • Technology and supply chain management
  • Cash flow management and accounting
  • Capitalization and sources of capital

International Business Concepts

  • Globalization
  • International political economics
  • Central banks, monetary policy, and currency markets
  • Import/Export Businesses
  • Subsidiaries, joint ventures, and partnerships
  • Public-private partnerships and government-owned businesses
  • Outsourcing

Beyond the classroom

Expand your knowledge and see international businesses in action. Visit local businesses, museums, and famous sites in London.

  • Explore the rebranding of London at London Olympic Park
  • Learn about global finance at the Ernst & Young London headquarters
  • Take a product from design to market during our activity at Spitalfields Market
  • Visit the Tate Modern and Borough Market to learn about the business of art
  • Experience the future of e-business at Google or EBay’s London offices
  • Discover the history of fashion and the cloth trade at the London School of Fashion
  • Delve into the business section at the British Library

College credit from Marist College

You may choose to take the London International Business Academy for 3 college credits. Assignments are exactly the same whether you take the program for credit or not for credit. There is an additional fee of $395 to receive credit and the decision must be made by June 1.

Credit is conferred by Marist College upon successful completion of the program (a grade of C+ or better). Official transcripts are available from Marist College upon request. Credits are transferable to most colleges and universities in the United States.