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Business Study Abroad

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Open Doors for Your International Business Career

Are you a business major looking to study abroad? Perhaps you’re just interested in learning more about business in our increasingly globalized world. Study international business abroad firsthand and set your resumé apart from the rest. When you participate in one of CIEE’s business study abroad programs, you’ll:

  • Network with mentors and peers from around the world 
  • Study at some of the world’s leading accredited business schools in China, England, Spain, and more 
  • Complete a variety of business courses, from business law and finance to international marketing and startup culture 

From exploring Amsterdam’s business innovation hub to learning about Chinese business affairs in Shanghai, you'll gain valuable insight into international business, ethics, economics, and management. Manufacturing facilities, local corporations, Fortune 500 companies, and small startups are only some of the settings where you can gain a real-world perspective on business.  

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AACSB and EQUIS Accreditation

View a list of institutions below that offer enrollment in business classes at AACSB- and/or EQUIS-accredited institutions. These institutions issue transcripts that are included as part of your complete CIEE Academic Record. You will also find additional information on business courses in English or the host language, and program and eligibility requirements. For complete program descriptions, eligibility requirements, and curricular information for each specific program, please visit our Program Search.


Amman, Jordan (View Programs)   
Princess Sumaya University for Technology, King Talal School for Business Technology   

Amsterdam, Netherlands (View Programs)   
Universiteit van Amsterdam, Business School (UvA)   
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU)   

Cape Town, South Africa (View Programs)   
University of Cape Town (UCT), Faculty of Commerce 

Dublin, Ireland (View Programs)   
Dublin City University (DCU)   
University College Dublin (UCD)   

Glasgow, Scotland (View Programs)   
University of Strathclyde   

Lisbon, Portugal (View Programs)   
Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas - Universidade Nova de Lisboa   
Instituto Superior de Ciências do Trabalho e de Empresas – University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL) School of Business   
Nova School of Business-Universidade Nova de Lisboa   

London, England (View Programs)   
Queen Mary University of London   

Madrid, Spain (View Programs)   
Universidad Carlos II de Madrid (UC3M)   

Paris, France (View Programs)   
ISC Paris Business School   

Santiago, Chile (View Programs)   
Universidad de Chile, Facultad Economía y Negocios    
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile   

Seoul, Korea (View Programs)   
Yonsei University, School of Business (Yonsei)   

Singapore, Singapore (View Programs)   
Singapore Management University (SMU), Lee Kong Chiang School of Business   

Sydney, Australia (View Programs)   
University of New South Wales (UNSW)   

Taipei, Taiwan (View Programs)   
National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU) College of Management   

Toulouse, France (View Programs)   
Toulouse Business School (TBS)


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130+ Business Programs

across 40+ global cities

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280+ Business Courses

to help you stay on track

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75+ International Internships

to gain real-world business experience

Business Study Abroad Programs

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  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
AACSB Accredited
  • Study Program

The Dutch capital of Amsterdam is an ideal place for studying global business.

Program Interests
  • AACSB-Accredited
  • Bike Friendly
  • Host Institution
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  • Seoul, South Korea
New for Fall '24
  • Study Program
  • Multi-Location Offering

Get to know Seoul on your terms by customizing your study abroad experience through the Open Campus Block program.

Program Interests
  • Art Capital
  • Big City
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  • Barcelona, Spain
  • Study Program
  • Part-Time Internship

Gear up to join the global economy with international experience from one of the Europe’s major hubs – Barcelona.

Program Interests
  • Bike Friendly
  • Language Immersion
  • Life by the Sea
  • Volunteering
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  • Taipei, Taiwan
New for Spring '24
  • Study Program

New for Spring '24

Program Interests
  • AACSB-Accredited
  • Big City
  • Bike Friendly
  • Host Institution
  • Mountains to Hike
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  • London, England
New for Spring '24
  • Study Program

Take your business studies to England’s historic capital, London!

Program Interests
  • AACSB-Accredited
  • Art Capital
  • Big City
  • Host Institution
  • Toulouse, France
  • Study Program
  • Part-Time Internship

Learn about business in a hub for the European aerospace industry.

Program Interests
  • AACSB-Accredited
  • Host Institution
  • Small City

Benefits of Studying Business Abroad

Expand Your Network

Make connections with global business professionals

Strengthen Your Resume

Stand out from the rest by adding a study abroad experience to your resume

Widen Your Worldview

Gain a deeper understanding of international business on the world stage

Sample Business & Management Courses

With the unparalleled flexibility of our business study abroad programs, you can fulfill your academic requirements all while gaining a global perspective. Sample business courses include: 

Business Administration, Management & OperationsFinance & AccountingMarketingEconomicsEntrepreneurial & Small Business Operations
  • Strategic Management
  • International Management
  • International Business
  • Business Ethics & Corporate Responsibility
  • International Business Law
  • International Finance
  • Introduction to Management Accounting
  • Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • International Marketing
  • Principles of Marketing
  • International Economics
  • Economics of Wine
  • Principles of Micro-Economics
  • Entrepreneurship & Startup Cultures
  • Technopreneurship
  • Startup Cultures in Business

Frequently Asked Questions About Business Study Abroad

While the best place to study abroad for business is up to you,we can offer some suggestions to inspire your decision. Some of the best places to study abroad for business include:

  • Amsterdam 
  • Lisbon 
  • Madrid 
  • Santiago 
  • Seoul 
  • Toulouse 

If you’re wondering how to study business abroad, follow these three simple steps: 

  1. Explore CIEE study abroad business programs and pick your favorite
  2. Connect with your campus study abroad office 
  3. Start your application 

While the specific program and courses you choose to complete are up to you, we recommend following the three steps listed above to ensure you select the program that provides you with the most relevant business courses for your goals. For more detailed resources on planning and applying, check out our Get Started page. 

Studying business abroad not only helps you gain a more global perspective on the world, but also helps boost your resume with real-world international work experience. When you study business abroad, you can expect to:

  • Create a global network of peers and professionals 
  • Boost your resume to stand out from the competition
  • Expand your worldview by leaning about a new culture, language, history, etc. 
  • Gain a better understanding of business on a global scale 
  • Complete coursework you couldn’t access at your home university 

Yes, you can absolutely study abroad for international business. At CIEE, we offer a variety of courses across multiple business areas: business administration, finance, marketing, economics, and more.  

If you’re wondering how to study abroad for international business, simply explore our business abroad programs, then start your application 

It is a great idea to study business abroad because it develops your understanding of business in a global context. When you study business abroad, you gain real-world international work experience in economics, business management, finances, and more on the global stage, which helps shape your overall understanding of the business world.

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