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China Business Program


Led By:

Dr. Yong Chen

Dates:

january 2 - January 20, 2019

Estimated Cost: 

$4,200

Course:

MGT 4399/BA 5399: Global Supply Chain and Outsourcing

 

Includes: 

Academic & Cultural Excursions
Accommodations - Hotel
Health Insurance
Local Transportation
*Program cost does not include airfare and TAMIU tuition & fees. 
Note: Program details subject to change.

Tentative itinerary


Week 1

Depart from Laredo, TX On December 26th to Guangzhou, China
Visit South China Normal University
Pearl River Night Cruise Tour
Zhihong Logistics Park Visit
Visit to Amazon China headquarters
Media Group Visit
Folk Culture Center and Ancient Village
Travel to Hong Kong
Visit the Hong Kong Science and Technology Park
Visit the Chinese University of Hong Kong
Climb the Victoria Peak

Week 2

Travel to Shenzhen
Visit the Shenzhen Stock Exchange
Go to Lutus Mountain
Visit Kangmei Pharmaceutical Co Ltd
Visit Shenzhen University
Travel to Xian
Group discussion at Northwest Polytech University
Visit the Museum of Qin Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses
Bike Tour of the Ancient City Wall
Visit to Zhongchu Air-based Logistics Park
Go to Shanxi History Museum

Week 3

Visit the Chinese Academy of Science
Visit the Beijing Olympic Park
Visit the Temple of Heaven
Tour the Great Wall and Forbidden City
Meet with the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China group
Depart to Laredo on January 13th

Forms


Important Dates


October 1

APPLICATION AND $200 NON-REFUNDABLE APPLICATION FEE ARE DUE.

October 15

STUDY ABROAD SCHOLARSHIPS DUE.

October 8 - 12

MANDATORY PROGRAM MEETING TO DISCUSS AIRFARE, ITINERARY AND COURSEWORK (Details to be confirmed)

November 1

PROGRAM MUST BE PAID IN FULL.

November & December Sessions

MANDATORY ORIENTATION: TRAVEL, TRAVEL DOCUMENTS, CULTURE, HEALTH AND SAFETY, AND GENERIC TIPS. Sign up now!
NOTE: THE STUDENT IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CHARGES NOT INCLUDED IN THE PROGRAM COST PAID ON HIS/HER BEHALF.

 Study Abroad Admission Requirements

*Students interested in participating that do not meet study abroad requirements may be reviewed on a case by case basis for admissions.

Pre-Departure Orientation

Pre-Departure Orientation is a mandatory event that each student must attend prior to their study abroad program. During the session topics about travel, required documents, health, safety, culture and academic requirements and responsibilities will be discussed. Orientation assists you in establishing realistic expectations of your study abroad experiences and know more about your responsibilities as a TAMIU student on a study abroad program. Students will also be informed of any pending paperwork that needs to be submitted.
Register for Pre-Departure Orientation

Program Refunds**

Withdrawal from a study abroad program must be communicated by submitting the Study Abroad Withdrawal Form . The application fee of $200 is non-refundable, unless TAMIU cancels the program. TAMIU will refund recoverable tuition and costs as determined by IE. Refunds will be calculated from the date IE is notified in writing of your intent to withdraw based on the program payment schedule. TAMIU is not responsible for indirect costs paid directly by students, including but not limited to passport fees, vaccinations, and transportation costs.

*TAMIU reserves the right to make changes to this itinerary as deemed appropriate by the program leader due to unforeseen circumstances. However, every effort will be made to adhere to the itinerary as closely as possible.
**TAMIU reserves the right to adjust program fees or cancel any program without prior notification; however, every effort will be made to provide information on cancellations in a timely manner. In the event TAMIU cancels the program, TAMIU will refund application fees and recoverable program fees.

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