IU Co-Sponsored Program
- Largest city in South America
- Vibrant, multifaceted culture
- Banking and financial center of Brazil
- Home to numerous multi-national corporations
- February to July--OR--
July to December
- Semester Program with Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) at the Facultad Getúlia Vargas (FGV)
- 25 U.S. students
- "Business and Culture" program track*
- Take business courses with Brazilian and international students, taught in English, at the Facultad Getúlia Vargas
- Gain firsthand knowledge about business in Brazil through company visits
- Develop competency in Portuguese through Portuguese for business courses at your level
- Optional Intensive Portuguese pre-session for students with 4 semesters of Spanish or 2 semesters of Portuguese (supplemental fee applies)
- Required Portuguese language course (3 credits)
- Required Brazilian Economy course in English (2 credits)
- Required Politics and Culture in Brazil course in English (2 credits)
- Select 4 additional FGV business courses in English (8 credits)
- Brazilian homestay
Additional Program Information
You may apply if you
- are a student at any Indiana University campus who is making normal academic progress,
- are in at least your third full-time semester of college,
- have approximately a 3.0 cumulative GPA, and
- are a business major or minor or LAMP student.
Business majors must have completed (or will complete) E201, E202 and the Business Integrative Core (or equivalent coursework at an IU campus outside Bloomington).
Liberal Arts and Management Program (LAMP) students must have completed BUS K201 and ECON E201 and E202.
Complete eligibility criteria and selection criteria are outlined within the Academic Policies and Procedures of the Office of Overseas Study. Selection is based on maturity, seriousness of purpose, and appropriateness of match between program and applicant. Students on disciplinary probation during program period are not eligible.
- IU scholarships, grants and loans applicable to program costs with some exceptions. Please carefully check these exceptions before you commit to a program.
- CIEE scholarships and grants available. CIEE scholarship applications should be submitted to Overseas Study at the time of application.
- Kelley School of Business Overseas Study Scholarships
- General information about financial aid and links to additional scholarship opportunities.
Fall 2010: March 1, 2010 Spring 2011: September 2010
IU committee screens applications; final approval from CIEE. Notification of application status sent electronically within 4 weeks of application deadline.
IU committee screens applications; final approval from CIEE.
Notification of application status sent electronically within 4 weeks of application deadline.
Fall 2010 Semester
IU portion of fee: $640 CIEE portion of fee*: $14,630 (tuition, room, board, orientation, medical insurance, field trips) Additional meals: $950 See IU Fee Sheet for additional cost and payment details.
* Special discounted CIEE fee for IU students. Airfare, personal expenses and vacation travel additional. Initial prepayment of $500 due April 5, 2010 for fall; October for spring.
* Special discounted CIEE fee for IU students.
Airfare, personal expenses and vacation travel additional.
Initial prepayment of $500 due April 5, 2010 for fall; October for spring.