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  • Locations: Shanghai, China
  • Program Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
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  • Program Sponsor: CAPA the Global Education Network 
  • Dates / Deadlines
Program Description:
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Strengthen your professional skills & explore Chinese culture with the
CAPA Global Business Institute in Shanghai!


The CAPA Global Business Institute is a Certificate Program in partnership with the University of Pittsburgh’s College of Business Administration. You'll take AACSB accredited courses, participate in an optional internship, go on group visits to businesses in Shanghai, and develop a sharply focused competence in business in a global context.

The CAPA Program Fee for GBI Shanghai includes:
  • 15 Credits from the University of Pittsburgh, an AACSB founding member and accredited institution 
  • Classes on the beautiful garden campus of highly-ranked East China Normal University (ECNU) near downtown Shanghai
  • Certificate in Global Business from the University of Pittsburgh's College of Business Administration
  • Optional English- or Mandarin-speaking internship placement within the business field
  • Site visits to businesses and corporations in Shanghai
  •  Housing in international residence halls on campus at ECNU
  • Access to ECNU campus facilities and student clubs
  • A pre-paid transportation pass for use on the metro and buses
  • Overnight excursions to Beijing and Hangzhou 
  • Full-day study tour to Suzhou, a high-tech hub on a beautiful scenic waterway 
  • Social events including an arrival reception and a farewell ceremony
  • My Global Education Shanghai, CAPA’s unique learning immersion program, which include business site visits to key locations in Shanghai
  • Medical, travel, and accident insurance
  • CAPA Shanghai student services and support, including 24-hour emergency on-call support
Over 50,000 students have studied abroad with CAPA!
  • 40 years experience in study abroad education
  • Personalized, experiential and academic programs that genuinely involve each student with the location, people and culture of their host city
  • Affordable, fully accredited, semester, quarter and summer programs and internships
  • Need-based and access scholarships

Learn more about us at CAPA.org/global-business-institute or call us at 1.800.793.0334

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall Semester 2018 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring Semester 2019 10/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.