Indien, Business and Intercultural Management

During this trip, you will learn about the key success factors and will teach you how to create an ideal framework to successfully do business in India.

This trip

  • offers insight to the key success factors for doing business in India,
  • shows you how to create an ideal framework to successfully do business in India,
  • offers you the opportunity to meet with start-up entrepreneurs.

Factsheet

  • Degree/Certificate Certificate Study trip
  • Duration 3.-7.2.2020
  • Application deadline December 2019
  • ECTS credits None
  • Costs CHF 1,500 students from CAS ITMS
    CHF 2,300 students from other universities or interested business manager
  • Teaching language English, German
  • Location Bangalore, Zurich
  • Department Engineering and information technology
  • Next session February 2020

Structure + Content

Portrait

You will meet executives, project managers, engineers, factory workers, farmers and many interesting people more. Thought leaders as well as practitioners will share their experiences with you and inform you about best practices for sourcing in India.

A visit to one of India’s top business universities will tell you about the future of India’s further political, economical and social development.

Last but not least, an exciting immersion program will enable you to get in touchdeal with India’s rich culture and complex business mentality.

Learning outcomes

You will learn about the key success factors for doing business in India.

The program is carefully designed to meet each participant’s interests and needs:
 

  • Meetings with senior-level managers of Indian as well as foreign (including Swiss) companies
  • Visits to world-class business services providers (including IT)
  • Factory tours
  • Cultural immersion, including field trip to the country-side, visits to old bazaars, modern shopping areas, temples and other places of special interest
  • Meeting with start-up entrepreneurs
  • Discussion with faculty members at one of India’s top business universities

You will get in-depth and practical information about:
 

  • How to create an ideal framework to successfully do business in India
  • India’s business culture and mentality
  • Real-life cases from experienced professionals in IT management and sourcing in India

Partners

This business study trip is a joint program of Bern University of Applied Sciences, Kalaidos University of Applied Sciences and MARWAS.

Eligibility + Entry

  • Students from CAS ITMS
  • Students from partner universities and other universities
  • Interested business manager

Practicalities + Application

3.-7.2.2020

1,500 CHF for students from CAS ITMS (incl. hotel, transportation, visits / excl. flights, visa, books)
2,300 CHF for students from partner universities, other universities or interested business manager (incl. hotel, transportation, visits / excl. flights, visa, books)