India

India program not offered in 2022

Program Overview

Through the India Study Abroad Program, you will explore and experience the ways that globalization is impacting India’s culture and economy and see entrepreneurs in action in this dynamic, vibrant, rapidly changing country. You will tour industrial areas of two of India’s largest cities: Delhi and Mumbai and see how people work and live every day in the world’s second most populous nation. You will visit several markets and participate in a barter economy. You will visit the ancient city of Jaipur, observe the traditional Indian block-printing process, and see the impact of industrialization on traditional handicraft industries. In the small community of Wai, you will have the chance to teach basic business concepts to middle-school students and compare the way people work and live in a rural community to the big metro areas. In the tiny village of Gulumb, you will participate in a cultural exchange project with a women’s business group in which you will learn about the experiences of rural women entrepreneurs and present a workshop on business leadership. Finally, you will visit an elephant sanctuary and important sites of cultural and historical significance, including the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, and Temples from major world religions! All participants will be enrolled in Management 2990: India Entrepreneurship Study Abroad, summer semester (3 credit hours).

Eligibility

In order to be eligible for this trip, all participants must meet the following requirements:

  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.0
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have a valid passport
  • Show proof they can travel outside of the United States
  • Complete application packet
  • Provide proof of insurance

Participants are required to attend all pre-departure meetings and complete all assignments prior to trip.

Trip Date

The India program will not be offered for the 2022 school year. Check back in the future for trip updates!

Courses

All participants will be enrolled in the following course for Summer: MGMT 2990: India Entrepreneurship Study Abroad (3 credits) with instructor Corinne Anderson.

Faculty Contact

Corinne Anderson, Assistant Professor, Accounting
corinne.anderson@slcc.edu
801-957-3929; BB 302K

Tyson Riskas, Assistant Professor, Business Management
Tyson.Riskas@slcc.edu 
801-957-4358; BB 302C

Program Cost - Approximately $3,700

Program costs include round trip airfare from Salt Lake City to New Delhi, in country transportation, all lodging, program-related excursions, entrance fees and most meals! It does not include tuition fees, passport or visa fees, baggage fees, souvenirs, or non-program related travel.

Item Amount Date Due
Deposit $500 Due at application
Half Payment $1,600 To Be Determined
Full Payment $1,600 To Be Determined
Total: $3,700

If you need to withdraw from a Study Abroad program you may be refunded depending on how far in advance you are withdrawing. There are costs associated with each trip. Some of these costs are non-refundable. Advanced payments on each student’s behalf may not be reimbursed if a student withdraws or is unable to participate. Students are responsible for all non-refundable advanced payments. If a student is unable to participate for any reason, SLCC reserves the right to determine the amount of refund, if any.

Program Deadlines

  • Application and Deposit – To Be Determined
  • Half Program Cost Due – To Be Determined
  • Passport Deadline – To Be Determined
  • Total Program Cost Due – To Be Determined
  • Health Insurance Deadline – To Be Determined

Students will be charged a $25 late fee if payments, passports or health insurance information is submitted after the listed due dates.


Please Note: All program excursions require an extensive amount of walking including stairs, hills and rough terrain.