Thursday, May 1, 2014

Short term study abroad opportunity in São Paulo, Brazil at Universidade Paulista

We want to communicate to all interested candidates of this university, that there is a great opportunity to participate in a scholarship program at Universidade Paulista – São Paulo, (Brazil) which is one of the 2014 World Cup host cities (where the opening ceremony will be held). UNIP is a nonprofit private university that is interested in receiving students from all over the world. This program is designed for students who fulfill the following conditions:

 From 3rd year or 5th semester undergraduates and graduates.

This scholarship program is designed to take place during the holidays and, as a result, there is a 70% discount on the regular price.

We have available the following multicultural course:

Strategy & Marketing for Emerging Countries: this course is given in English and is focused on emerging countries context, being an opportunity for students from all over the world to attend a 3week certificate program.

48 hours on:
·         Strategy & Competitiveness: basic concepts and BRICS countries context
·         Strategic and marketing aspects of conquering markets in low incoming countries
·         Current Economic Scenario of Brazil and other emerging countries
·         Industrial and Consumer Markets: key elements for understanding emerging countries
·         Foreign Trade and Direct Investment
·         Logistics and structure
·         Legal aspects: investing and working
·         Sustainable Development in emerging countries

Survival Portuguese (optional) – 18 hours
Guided visits to enterprises and organizations – 8 hours
Guided visit to the Port of Santos (optional) - 1 day

Also available: Survival Portuguese. This course aims at providing students with some basic communicative aspects of the Portuguese language (grammar, business etiquette and day-by-day contexts).

Please note that upon request, students will be issued transcripts for the course.

Moreover, this short term program takes place every year in January, July and August

Ready to study abroad in Brazil? It is a great opportunity to know Brazil, one of the newest economic powers in the world and opening up new academic and professional horizons for you.  So far, we have received students from more than 25 different countries. Next summer of 2014, the world’s eyes will turn to Brazil for the FIFA World Cup being the country’s team is the most successful in the history of the tournament.

How to participate? All interested candidates should contact welcome.pos@unip.br not later than May, 18th of 2014 and you will be given an application form and all detailed information regarding the course.