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About Summer MBA

The Summer MBA Europe Seminar is perfect for graduate students pursuing their MBA, or a master’s degree in a business-related field, and working professionals who are looking to advance their career, build international experience, and expand their business education. Students will learn about the culture, customs, and international business practices in Germany and the Czech Republic. Most importantly, students will observe how business practices differentiate between each country visited and the United States.

5/20 - 5/29/2023

Visit 2 countries in 10 days!

Munich, Germany

Prague, Czech Republic

Program Cost


Application Deadline
March 15

Sample Seminar

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May 20

• Depart USA


May 21

• Arrive in Munich
• City Ovierview & Meet Your Colleagues


May 22

• Program Orientation
• Data Privacy in the EU and USA
• Business Visit: BMW Welt


May 23

• Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial
• Erdinger Brewery


May 24

• Munich RE
• City of Munich Development Office
• START Munich - networking opportunity


May 25

•Travel Munich to Prague by train
•Overview of Prague


May 26

• Business Visit: Radio Free Europe
• Business Visit: Cushman & Wakefield


May 27

• Prague Historical Walking Tour – Prague Castle and St. Vitus Cathedral
• Visit to Open Air Market
• Wrap-Up Discussion


May 28

• Free day


May 29

• Return to USA or Start Independent Travel

Sample Seminar Itinerary

Seminar Highlights
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Seminar Highlights


  • Visit Munich, Germany; Prague, Czech Republic.

  • Experience cultural activities and free time to explore.

  • Participate in a tour of the Dachau Concentration Camp.

Business Experience

  • View first-hand international business practices from global companies such as BMW, Radio Free Europe, Cushman & Wakefield, and more.

  • Learn from global business executives in a variety of industries including, technology, finance, marketing, and more.

  • Meet and network with executives, university professors, and like-minded students/professionals.


  • Stay in 4-star hotels with front-lobby security.

  • Enjoy pre-departure advising as well as faculty support to ensure you are prepared before and throughout the seminar.

  • IBS organizes all your travel details to allow you to focus on learning from business leaders, building relationships, and enjoying your free time.

What's Inclued
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What's Included

During the program

  • International company seminars

  • Networking opportunities

  • Experienced and dedicated US faculty leaders to provide guidance, insight, and direction

  • 4-star hotel accommodations; shared room with private facilities (single room options may be available at supplemental cost)

  • Sightseeing and unique activities

  • Transportation from location to location

  • Travel and medical/accident insurance

  • Daily breakfast buffet

  • 24-hour emergency support


  • International airfare, arrangements, and airport pickup (optional)

  • Personal advisor to help you with questions, concerns, processes

  • Easy online access to academic reading materials, travel tips, and program itinerary

  • Luggage tags and an allowance for a checked luggage item

After returning home

  • Access to our Alumni & Professional Network

  • Receive an Alumni Scholarship for a future IBS program

  • Gain valuable business experience for your resume and career

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