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  • Locations: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Singapore, Singapore
  • Program Terms: Summer
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  • Restrictions: SDSU applicants only
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Fact Sheet:
Credit Type: Resident Credit Program Type: Department-Led Program
SDSU Office: Business
Program Description:
SDSU Executive MBA International Study Trip

EMBA XXVIII International Trip
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 
Singapore, Singapore 
May 19 - 29, 2018
In order to participate in this program you: 
  • Must be enrolled in the Executive MBA Cohort XXVIII during the Spring 2018 semester
  • Be in possession of  a valid passport book 
  • Complete this on-line application before traveling

Program Overview
An integral component of the EMBA program is to participate in an international study program, which is designed to allow students to gain an understanding of global business cultural practices and acquire direct international experience in foreign countries. The international study program is connected with course BA 790: Directed Readings in Business Administration. As part of this course, each cohort will visit an international destination in order to provide a historical, political, economic, and social/cultural overview of that particular region.

Program Leader
Patricia van Damme, Director, Executive MBA Program, Fowler College of Business

Pre-departure Orientation
Students are required to attend an orientation organized by the program leader.

The international study program includes the following accommodations:

  • Hotel accommodations at a 4 or 5-star property (double occupancy; single occupancy supplement available at an additional cost)

  • Organization of 1-2 business site visits per day, including a presentation by management and tour facilities (if applicable)

  • Ground transfers for group activities and site visits

  • Coordination of educational activities with professors or governmental representatives

  • Welcome dinner/cultural immersion

  • City tour or other cultural activity

  • SDSU Travel Medical & Repatriation Insurance

The international study program does not include:

  • Round trip airfare to/from the US to the international destination

  • Passport fees, entry/exit fees

  • Hotel incidentals

  • Meals not previously outlined in the itinerary


Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.