GLOBAL
BUSINESS

COURSE BEGINS JULY 1ST 2019.

During the 4 weeks program, students will be challenged to develop a creative Business Model Canvas for a business opportunity they identify, based on the knowledge of the Mexican market and its culture for doing business.

PROGRAM

WHY

iSUMMER

MX?

STANDS FOR
INNOVATIVE
INCREDIBLE
ITINERANT
IDEAL
INTERNATIONAL
Students will be embarked on a Tec 21 model journey, an ambitious university wide program to rethink education. IsummerMX will allow flexibility as to how, when and where learning happens through:

Company visits

Conferences with experts

Networking events

Trips

CAMPUSES


4 SPEND / WEEKS

TRAVELING AROUND MEXICO

From July 1st to July 26th

i Summer MX is a program designed for international students who love traveling and learning about new cultures.

Students will live in four vibrant cities in Mexico. The Santa Fe district in Mexico City, the colonial city Queretaro, the industrialized Leon and the modern business and industrial center in Monterrey. They will make everlasting memories exercising their intellectual curiosity and developing entrepreneurship, innovation and leadership skills, in a multicultural setting.

During their stay in Mexico, students will learn about different parts of the country without ceasing their studies. Each campus has special activities, with field trips, company visits and networking events that will make their experience unforgettable.

Querétaro
The Querétaro campus is the fourth largest in the country with more than 7000 students, 55 % of which come from other states and more than 400 international students of different nationalities are welcomed every year. Querétaro is located in the heart of México, just a 2-hour drive away from Mexico City. Its great location, modern infrastructure, and excellent diversity of people, food and touristic places makes the state one of the best destinations to visit. Querétaro is one of the safest, innovative, and state-of-the-art sectores in industrial production, education, and technology.
Querétaro Campus
Monterrey
The main campus is located in a modern industrial and business center only 230km far from the USA border. The city, also know as Sultana del Norte (Lady of the North), hosts a set transnational conglomerates with 10 out of 20 of the most importan Mexican firms located en Monterrey. The Campus has been designed to create the perfect enviroment motivating the engagement with intensive academic activity and research as well as recreation, and allowing the full innovative and entrepreneurial potential to flourish.
Monterrey Campus
León
The campus opened its doors in 1978. Located in the center of the country, León is famous for its leather industry which produces high quality leather shoes and clothes. Troughout the year, León is a host to international events like the Hot Air Ballom Festival and the Rally Race, amazing events that cannot be missed. Nowadays, León is also know for being one of the best automotive production clusters in the country and for its nearness to Puerto Interior, one of the best industrial parks in México and Latin America.
León Campus
Mexico City
Located west ot Mexico City, and designed by the world-famous architect Ricardo Legorreta, Santa Fe campus was built in 2001 and is one of the newest among other 31 campuses of Tec de Monterrey throughout Mexico. Our campus is located in Santa Fe area, the newest commercial and residential neighborhood that has become the greatest economic activity center within the Mexican capital. Our priveleged location, close to charming cities like Cuernavaca and Puebla, allows students to travel and enjoy diverse experiences while living within the heart of the country.
Mexico City Campus

COURSES

Students will learn and advance their skills taking two courses:
Credits per class 3 credits 5 ECTS 8 Tec Units
Credit load 6 credits (two courses) 10 ECTS 16 Tec Units

1. NI1001 Enterprise, Culture, and Business in The World

(Taught in English)

Students will be able to identify and analyze differences in cultures, political systems, social systems and economic systems influence on businesses; and analyze how the globalization process affects international businesses.


2. NI2006 Doing Business in Mexico

Students will learn about Mexican present time economic, political and trading structures. Compare different cultural patterns and business protocols and the historical bases of Mexican economy and business models. Discover the difeerences in management styles between Mexican and foreign companies.

FEES AND TUITION

$3600 USD for independent students.

and $1600 USD for exchange* students.

*Nominated by partner institution.

DEADLINE APPLICATION

May 24th 2019

This program includes:

  • Housing.
  • Full transportation from Monday to Saturday, for all the activities in the program, and between cities.
  • Breakfast from 6 days per week.
  • Tickets for all places and events in the program.
  • Project and academic materials.
  • Student Kit.

PROGRAM SCHEDULE

WEEK 1 JULY 1ST - 5TH MEXICO CITY at SANTA FE
  • Business internationalization: Kidzania a success story in Mexico
  • How to develop licensing as a way for business expansion
  • Spanish and salsa to survive in Mexico
WEEK 2 JULY 8TH - 12TH CAMPUS QUERETARO
  • Queretaro: A mexican pioneer in aerospace industry in Mexico
  • Agroparks: the new green gold for mexican exports
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
WEEK 3 JULY 15TH - 19TH CAMPUS LEON
  • A role model for supply chain internationalization
  • Logistics: the game shaker for international trade
  • Cross-cultural adaptation: Leon Expat community
WEEK 4 JULY 22TH - 26TH CAMPUS MONTERREY
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystems. Create your own innovation!
  • Technologies that are changing the game of business.
  • Practical use of Artificial Intelligence, Augmented Reality and Nanotech