Business in South Africa

DOING BUSINESS IN SOUTH AFRICA

Program Contact: Cal Maradonna, Rutgers School of Business-Camden

Travel Dates: Spring Break 2020

Class Meeting Times: This Learning Abroad program offers the option to enroll in either 1) an in-person section (meets over five Saturdays within the spring semester) or 2) an online section.

Course Numbers: 52:630:420:l1, 52:620:420:l1, 52:135:420:l1, 53:620:540:l1, 53:630:540:l1

Program Cost: Approximately $3,850*

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Rutgers School of Business–Camden (RSBC) offers a study program on doing business in South Africa. The program highlight is a 12-day travel component to South Africa over Spring Break to learn about management and marketing practices in this region. Trip highlights iunclude visits with top executives at businesses and government entities such as Pick N Pay, Port of Cape Town, Johnson & Johnson, and Vodafone; visits to historical and cultural sites such as Robben Island, Cape of Good Hope, and the Apartheid Museum; and a visit to Kruger National Park. The course is open to MBA and upper-level undergraduate business students (25 total) by application. Admitted students will earn their choice of three marketing, management, business administration, or international business (MBA) credits. Students are expected to read case studies and other assigned readings on South African society, culture, economy and business environment and submit written assignments per course requirement.

Program Cost Includes:

  • Airfare
  • Housing
  • International health insurance
  • Some meals and excursions

Program Cost Does Not Include:

  • Passport, visa, or airport entrance or exit fees (if applicable)
  • Vaccinations
  • Remaining meals

*Program cost is approximate and subject to change. Program cost is in addition to tuition.