Short-Term Program

Global Business in London

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Learn the fundamentals of global business, design thinking, and innovation in the heart of London.

Travel to London to begin attending classes at Hult International Business School. Enjoy living in the heart of the city, exploring London during your free time and embarking on a long weekend excursion to Paris midway through your program! Your educational experience abroad culminates with a case study presentation, where you’ll put what you’ve learned into practice with a panel of industry leaders.

Program length:
4 weeks
Summer 2023 dates:
Jul. 5 – Aug. 2
Program highlights

Program itinerary
Note: This itinerary is subject to change due to availability and local conditions at the time of departure.

Global Business 4 Weeks

Orientation

London

Fly to London and explore the city with an EF Tour Director and your Student Life Coordinator, then attend campus orientation and get acquainted with your cohort. Enjoy free time your first weekend to settle into your surroundings.

Business Challenge Introduction

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Start your course at Hult International Business School, where you’ll learn about a current business challenge from an international company. Learn the principles of design thinking and work on solutions with a small group of peers.

Market Definition and Ideation

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Begin to identify your target market for your business challenge by creating personas and empathy maps. Brainstorm in your group ways that you can create value for this customer.

Guided Weekend in Paris

Paris

Leave London for the weekend, as you enjoy a guided weekend in Paris. Take a walking tour of the city, and enjoy a cooking class with your cohort in this international food capital. Explore the city on your own before boarding the train back to London.

Business Plan Development

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Start testing your solution to the business case challenge, and learn how to create financial models and marketing plans to turn this idea into reality.

Case Study Presentations

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Finish your business case challenge and learn how to present effectively before pitching your team’s solution in a final presentation to a panel of business leaders.

Wrap-Up

London

Reflect on your time in London with your cohort and Student Life Coordinator, as you prepare to take this experience and use it in school, job interviews, and in your future career.

Get to know Hult International Business School

Hult International Business School brings together creative, open-minded people from all over the world to do business, not just study it. So that they graduate ready to thrive in an ever-changing world.

Hult’s undergraduate campus in London is walking distance from Europe's largest startup hub, Tech City, and in the heart of London's diverse creative center. Study business surrounded by the newest ideas and latest trends—from finance and tech to art and music.


Meet your professors

Daniel Rukare
Professor of Entrepreneurship and Global Innovation

Daniel has a wealth of academic and commercial experience spanning academic positions at a number of institutions in the UK as well as time spent working for FedEx and DHL. In addition, he is an entrepreneur himself and runs two private businesses.

Liliana Caimacan
Associate Professor of Innovation, Design Thinking, Marketing, and Branding

Alongside her role at Hult as Professor of Innovation and Faculty Leader for the Hult founders Lab (Hult’s in-house start-up incubator), Lilian also works as the Head of Innovation for Tata Consumer Products. She brings over 10 years of experience working with Unilever.


Program Fee

Tuition for this 4-week program is $7,950, and payment plans are available. Tuition includes:

  • Flights and transportation

    Round-trip flights and local transfers to each stop in your itinerary

  • Room and board

    Your accommodations and some of your meals on the trip

  • Course at an Accredited Business School

    4 Weeks of classes at Hult International Business School and the opportunity to earn 3 college credits

  • EF Global Support Network

    One-on-one mentorship and travel support before and during your program

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