Joint ISU Russia, GSOM
The Joint ISU Russia is a three-week program taking place in St. Petersburg, Russia, in cooperation with Saint-Petersburg University, Graduate School of Management (GSOM). The summer program will give participating students the opportunity to study at one of the most renowned universities of Russia, to experience the Russian culture and to enjoy the fascinating city of St. Petersburg, often also referred to as the "Venice of the North".
All information is subject to change!
Location: St. Petersburg, Russia
Duration: 3 weeks
Program dates: August 31 - September 18, 2020
Scheduled travel days: August 30 - September 19, 2020
Participants: max. 20 WU-students and students from St. Petersburg University, GSOM
Recognition: The Joint ISU Russia 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 Russia 2019 Fact Sheet. (2020 to be announced)
IBW International experience: The ECTS credits earned can be confirmed as part of "foreign experience abroad" (IBW-Auslandserfahrung) in the international business administration major (IBW), if courses are completed successfully.
Joint ISU Russia´s academic program is held in English.
Course Topic: Strategy and Innovation: Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Era
Teaching methods: lecturers, discussions, case studies, project work in international groups, in-class group presenations, guest lectures
Lecturers WU: Dr. Aleksandra Klein (Institute for Strategy and Managerial Accounting IfU), Richard Olbrecht M.Sc. (Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation), Jasmin Abou Ahmed M.Sc. (Institute for Strategy and Managerial Accounting IfU)
Lecturers GSOM: Dmitry Knatko (Department of Strategic and International Management) and his team of lecturers
Course Outline / Schedule: Preliminary Course Outline - Joint ISU Russia 2020
The program fee for the Joint ISU Russia 2020 is € 1480.
This fee includes:
Course fee (lectures) and course material
WU coordination prior to and during the program
Breakfast and lunch on 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.