Joint ISU China, Tongji University
The Tongji SEM-WU Joint ISU China is a three-week program in cooperation with Tongji University, School of Economics and Management, which takes place in Shanghai, China.
The information is subject to change!
Location: Shanghai, China
Duration: 3 weeks
Program dates: June 29 - July 17, 2020
Schedules travel dates: June 28 - July 18, 2020
Participants: max. 20 WU-students as well as students from Tongji University and Tongji partner universities
Recognition: The Joint ISU China can be recognized as 2 regular courses at WU worth 8 ECTS credits, given that the courses were completed successfully. Course transfer options can be found in the ISU China 2019 Fact Sheet. (updates will follow for 2020)
IBW International experience: The ECTS credits earned at the Joint ISU China can be confirmed as part of "IBW International experience" (IBW-Auslandserfahrung) in the international business administration major (IBW) if courses are completed successfully
Student experience: Participant Report Joint ISU China 2019 by Michael
The ISU China Flyer 2020 shows all information at a glance
The Joint ISU China's academic program language is English.
Course Topic: Doing Business in China and International Strategies in Emerging Markets
Course description: Tongji University is responsible for the academic program of week 1, WU is responsible for week 2 and 3. The main objective of the courses offered at Joint ISU China is to prepare students for the management of cross-border business activities originating from and going towards emerging markets. Students develop a profound understanding of emerging markets – China is our host country during the Joint ISU and one of the most significant emerging markets in international business. For more details see the course outline.
Methods: lectures, discussions, case studies, project work in international groups, in-class group presentations
WU-Lecturers (Institute for International Business): Univ. Prof. Dr. Jonas Puck & team
Course outline / Schedule: see Course Outline Tongji SEM-WU Joint ISU China 2019
The program fee for the Joint ISU China 2020 is € 1465.
This fee includes:
Course fee (lectures) and course material
WU coordination prior and during the program
Accommodation* (hotel) including breakfast
Meals on selected lecture days
Opening Reception and Closing Reception
International Cultural Evening
Foreign travel health insurance
This fee does not include: Flights and transfers, visa fees, vaccinations (if needed), additional meals on lecture and non-lecture days and additional expenses on-site.
*All participants will stay at the accommodation organized by WU.
All information may be subject to change. Updated October 2019.