Global Distribution Study Abroad Program

The Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution is pleased to announce that the Industrial Distribution Program’s Global Distribution Study Abroad Summer 2018 trip will be taking place in China.

Global Distribution Study Abroad 2017
Global Distribution Study Abroad 2017
Global Distribution Study Abroad 2015
Global Distribution Study Abroad 2015
Global Distribution Study Abroad 2013-2014
Global Distribution Study Abroad 2013-2014
Global Distribution Study Abroad 2011-2012
Global Distribution Study Abroad 2011-2012
Global Study Abroad Program 2010
Global Study Abroad Program 2010

Program Information

INFORMATIONAL SESSION
Friday, October 27, 2017
5:00 p.m.
Sbisa Classroom
Contact: Aaron D. Klein at adklein@tamu.edu

Limited to 30 Students

Who is eligible to apply?

Any Sophomore, Junior or Senior in Good Standing (2.5 GPA). Open to all Engineering majors.

What is Global Distribution Study Abroad?

  • Five week summer program with two weeks spent in China
  • Gain six credit hours:
    • ENGR 410 Global Engineering /Distribution
    • IDIS 445 International Sales and Marketing
  • Project-based class – conduct live project with global companies
  • Engage with government, state agencies and private industry to understand doing business in China
  • Immerse yourself in the culture, landscape and beauty of China

Courses Offered

IDIS 445 – International Sales and Marketing

Exposure to how business is conducted in Asia, different channels of distribution, sales organizations, sales planning, distribution marketing and customer relationships, and experience local culture and business practices.

ENGR 410 – Global Engineering/Distribution

Overview of international logistics, global strategy for logistics and global supply chain management and structure.

When will the trip take place?

The Summer 2018 Global Distribution Study Abroad class will take place during Summer Session I from May 29-July 3, 2018

Deadline to Apply

November 30, 2017
Decisions will be announced by end of December.

Program Cost

The cost is $5,500. This includes air ticket, accommodations, food, and transportation.

Scholarship & Financial Aid

Applying

The Study Abroad Programs Office offers scholarships based on merit and financial need. Applications are available through Scholarships & Financial Aid and deadlines are listed on the website below. The Continuing Student Scholarship application opens Nov. 1, 2017 and closes at 11:59 p.m. Feb. 1, 2018. To apply, please visit: https://sfaid.tamu.edu/uwideapp

Guaranteed

Texas A&M University College of Engineering is offering scholarship for selected student who has a 2.5 or higher GPA at time of application. There is no need to apply for the engineering scholarship, it is automatic if students meet all of the requirements listed below:

  • Have a 2.5 or higher GPA at time of application
  • Satisfy the course requirements for admission
  • Be admitted and confirmed by Feb. 15, 2018
  • Required to attend all Study Abroad Programs Office (SAPO) and College of Engineering pre-trip orientations
  • Submit requested documents by deadlines

Financial Aid

Federal and state financial aid and some scholarships may often be used toward the cost of Texas A&M University study abroad programs. If you have any other questions, please contact the Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid (2nd Floor Pavilion) or (979) 845-3236. https://sfaid.tamu.edu/uwideapp

Funding is available in many forms. For complete information on funding opportunities, please visit the Study Abroad Program Office for financial resources: http://studyabroad.tamu.edu

International Engineering Certificate

The certificate program prepares graduates for positions in multinational companies and foreign organizations. After completing the program, the certificate will be represented on your diploma.

To earn the certificate, which is noted on the student’s permanent transcript, more information can be found at http://engineering.tamu.edu/international/certificate

For more information about Global Study abroad contact:

Aaron D. Klein
Program Coordinator 
Study Abroad Programs Office
Texas A&M University

Pavilion, 1st Floor | 3262 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3262 | USA
Tel +1  979.845.0544  Fax +1  979.458.3623
adklein@tamu.edu | http://studyabroad.tamu.edu

Global Distribution Program – CHINA 2015