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URI FLP - Udine, Italy
Various, Italy (Outgoing Program)
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Program Terms: Winter J-term
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GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

December 29, 2019 - January 11, 2020

This is an international course fully devoted to the factors that impact the design and management of Global Supply Chains. It covers the strategic relationships necessary for Supply Chain Management as well as the tactical activities of Logistics, Purchasing and Operations from a global perspective. Through the use of real world cases, text and lectures, the course examines how these activities interact with other business functions (i.e. Marketing, Information Systems, etc.).

Students will spend two weeks in Udine, Italy, hosted by the University of Udine. Udine is both a city and province in northeastern Italy, in the middle of the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region, between the Adriatic Sea and the Alps.
 

ACADEMICS

Students will earn 3 URI credits for BUS 460: Global Supply Chain Management (3 credits), MBA 562: Global Supply Chain Management (3 credits) or MBA 591: Directed Study (3 credits). This program is open to both graduate and undergraduate students.

Course work will be supplemented with various cultural activities including cultural, historical and Industry related site visits the cities of Udine, Trieste, Venice and Pordenone in Italy along with a visit to the Italian Alps.
 

ACCOMMODATIONS

Students will stay in double-occupancy rooms while in Italy. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided.
 

PROGRAM COST

 
 Residency  Program Fee  URI Tuition  Total Cost
 In-State Undergraduate  $3,675  $858  $4,533
 Out-of-State Undergraduate  $3,675  $1,422  $5,097
 In-State Graduate  $3,675  $1,110  $4,785
 Out-of-State Graduate  $3,675  $1,584  $5,259

Program fee includes: 
  • Round-trip airfare
  • Accommodations
  • Meals
  • In-country transportation
  • Excursions and cultural activities
  • Health insurance
NOTE: All fees are subject to change.
AIRFARE IS INCLUDED.

 

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Brian Walsh, M.B.A.
(401) 874-4208  -  brian_walsh@uri.edu
Professor Walsh has been teaching at the University for the past five years. He has thirty years of experience within a Fortune 20 organization holding leadership positions with direct experience and responsibility for Demand and Supply Planning functions, Category Management, Supplier Relationships (CPFR), and Individual Talent Development.
 

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Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winter J-Term 2020 10/04/2019 ** Rolling Admission 12/29/2019 01/11/2020

** 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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