UMW in India
Business Communication in Mumbai
Professor Smita Oxford will lead a group of students to Mumbai, India’s most populous and diverse city, for an exploration of the business culture and communication practices in this major world metropolis. The course gives students the opportunity to witness Mumbai’s economic development firsthand and to understand its status in the new global economy. Students will visit companies they have studied through case study and the internet and explore the rich business and cultural traditions of India.
In addition to coursework, students will have the opportunity to:
Accommodation in twin rooms in four-star hotels. WiFi and breakfast included at each location.
Students will enroll in the Spring 2019 course BUAD 471: Business Communication in Mumbai for 3 credits.
This course satisfies the Experiential Learning OR Global Inquiry general education requirement by contract with the Faculty Director.
Requirements & Prerequisites
There are no prerequisites for this course. Students must have at least a 2.0 GPA in order to participate. This program is open to all students regardless of major.
Faculty-Led Program Scholarships are available to UMW students (deadlines apply).
See the program fees and payment due dates in the right column. Use the Make a Payment button below to pay your deposit and regular program payment. Use the Special Payment option to pay a special amount (such as additional insurance or payment in a different amount as a result of a scholarship award). Online payees have the choice of either credit card or eCheck payment. Credit card payments will incur a 2.75% service fee. There is no service charge for eCheck payments.
Students can also make payment to the UMW Cashier’s Office, located on the second floor of Lee Hall, by cash or check. Make all checks payable to “UMW” and indicate that the payment should go towards the program’s fund (not to the individual student’s account).