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  • Locations: Oestrich-Winkel, Germany
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Budget Sheets: Summer
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 03/01/2019 ** 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.
Fact Sheet:
Program Manager:
Amanda Whelan
Language of Instruction:
Minimum G.P.A.:
Class Standing:
Junior, Senior
Number of credits per term:
Program Type:
Direct Enroll
Program Provider:
European Business School
Enrollment Restrictions:
Students studying business administration, economics, law, accounting or related disciplines may app
Non-Rutgers Students:
Program Description:
The Program
  • The European Business School (EBS), founded in 1971, is considered to have one of the top five business economics faculties in Germany. The EBS community consists of 80 renowned professors plus guest lecturers from all over the world.
  • Attend courses at the European Business School’s Summer School is a three-week-long program intended for graduate and advanced undergraduate students of Business and other related disciplines.
  • Become part of a student body of over 1,200 high-achieving students from all over Europe and beyond.
Your Host City: Oestrich-Winkel
Oestrich-Winkel is a small, picturesque town of some 12,000 inhabitants located on the banks of the Rhine in southwest Germany.  The town’s main landmark is an 18th-century wine-loading crane that stands on the waterfront. Annual events include wine and jazz festivals. From Oestrich-Winkel it’s a mere 10 miles to Mainz, which boasts a notable gothic-style cathedral, several art museums, and a top-tier German soccer team.  For a more metropolitan atmosphere, Frankfurt, Germany’s financial hub, is easily reachable by road or rail.

“Doing Business in Europe” is worth 5 RU credits.  Course topics will include:
•    3-day business game simulation
•    Challenges in the competitive European business market
•    Social, economic & political issues in European business
•    Corporate network governance, responsibility & leadership in European businesses
•    Strategic alliances in the European aviation & automotive industries
•    Leadership styles & human resource management in Europe

Corporate visits may include: The European Parliament in Strasbourg, France and Lufthansa German Airlines at Frankfurt International Airport.  For more information on the program, please visit the European Business School website.

For information about study abroad credit transfer, registration, and transcripts please visit the Academics section of our website.

Program Dates
Summer 2018
June 4, 2018 - June 22, 2018

*All dates are subject to change.  Do not book your flight until you have been accepted and the academic dates have been confirmed.

Accommodations and Meals
The European Business School does not offer any on-campus housing. The EBS Housing Office will assist you in arranging accommodation before your arrival.  After acceptance to EBS, you will receive a username and password to access an intranet list of available housing in the region.

EBS offers single rooms/w private bathroom in student’s apartments in the area of Winkel and Hattenheim. The rent will be approximately €350 - €500 for 3 weeks.  There are also private apartments, fully furnished, in all areas of Oestrich-Winkel and Hattenheim. The rent will be approximately €350 - €600 for 3 weeks. The EBS campus has a cafeteria which is open for breakfast and lunch. 

For more information regarding accommodations and meals, please visit the European Business School website.

Financial Information
Program Costs: 
For more information about the additional non-billable expenses please click on the Budget Sheet links near the top of this page.

For more information about finances, including information about Financial Aid and tuition remission please visit the Finances section of our website.

As part of your preparation to apply for this study abroad program, please familiarize yourself with the Rutgers Global -- Study Abroad's withdrawal policy.

Students are also encouraged to start researching scholarship opportunities as early as possible. 

Rutgers Global -- Study Abroad Scholarships- Available to all Rutgers students participating in a Rutgers Global -- Study Abroad program during the fall/spring/academic year/summer.  Applications will be released to students after their acceptance and are reviewed on a first-completed basis.  For more information please visit the Scholarship section of our website.

Please visit the Scholarships section of our website for additional information about Rutgers and national scholarships.