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Camden: Doing Business in South Africa
Cape Town, South Africa; Johannesburg, South Africa (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Camden Spring
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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Camden Spring 2017 01/24/2017
Rolling Admission 03/08/2017 03/20/2017

** 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.

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Program Type:
Faculty Led
Program Description:

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The Program
Rutgers School of Business–Camden (RSBC) offers a study program on doing business in South Africa. The program highlight is a 12-day travel experience to South Africa over Spring Break to learn about management and marketing practices in this region. Trip highlights include: visits with top executives at businesses and government entities such as Pick N Pay, Port of Cape Town, Johnson & Johnson, and Vodafone; visits to historical and cultural sites such as Robben Island, Cape of Good Hope, and the Apartheid Museum; and a visit to Kruger National Park. The course is open to MBA and undergraduate business students (25 total) by application. Admitted students will earn their choice of three marketing or management credits. Students are expected to read case studies and other assigned readings on South African society, culture, economy and business environment and submit written assignments per course requirement.

Program Location(s)
Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa

Faculty Director: Rakesh Sambharya (, School of Business-Camden
Course Number: 52:620:420, 52:630:420, 52:135:420, 53:620:540, 53:630:540
Course Meeting Dates and Times: Saturdays 10:00am-1:00pm; 1/28, 2/11, 2/25, 4/1, 4/29

Program Dates
Spring Break 2017: March 8-20, 2017

Financial Information
Program Cost: Approximately $3,425
(subject to change)

Program Cost Includes
  • Airfare
  • Housing
  • HTH Travel Health Insurance
  • Excursions
  • Some meals
Program Cost Does Not Include
  • Course Tuition (all Rutgers students must register for the course to participate in this program)
  • Passport Fee (if you do not have a current, valid passport)

*Please complete all components of the application, including passport number and expiration date.
*Upon completion of this application, the Center for International Programs will register you in the course.
*To withdraw, please contact the Center for International Programs at Remember: once you sign the Camden Statement of Financial Responsibility, you may be responsible for paying the entire cost of the program.