International Summer School in Barcelona
July 3 – July 23, 2022
July 31 – August 20, 2022
International Summer School gives students an introduction to business studies while allowing them to enjoy their summer break in Barcelona and make friends from all over the world.
The program takes place in July and August at EU Business School (EU) and is specifically designed for high school students aged 16 to 18 who are considering studying business for their bachelor’s degree. For three weeks, students get a taste of business studies at the college level, as the academic content has been adapted from EU’s first-year bachelor’s curriculum, and covers some of the main functional areas of business with a focus on leadership, entrepreneurship and soft skills development. The program culminates with the creation of a startup business plan which students will develop and present in groups. The program's emphases align with EU’s commitment to creating future global business leaders.
Classes are delivered in the morning and are followed by soft skills development workshops on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday afternoons. Additionally, sports, social, and cultural activities are organized on Monday and Thursday afternoons and on the weekends to provide students with a truly enriching experience. From sports to sightseeing tours to day trips to the coast, these exciting outings help students learn more about Spanish culture and build a network of lifelong international friendships.
Students who complete this program are elegible for a scholarship to any of EU's degree programs.*
*Conditions apply. Please contact us for more information.
Payments made before March 31 will benefit from a €200 price reduction
22 hours of business studies per week including tuition, workshops and company visits.
The International Summer School program gives students an introduction to business education at the college level. It is taught fully in English by EU Business School's lecturers. Classes are combined with company visits, guest speaker sessions, classroom debates, workshops and collaborative projects, providing students with a privileged insight into the world of international business.
Leadership and Team-Building
Entrepreneurship: A Startup Incubator
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
The International Summer School program has been specifically designed for high school students interested in pursuing further studies in business, and takes place each July and August on our Barcelona campus. Our program can help you expand your horizons, gain solid foundational skills in business, and open doors for your future career.
Welcome and farewell parties
Tuition and study materials
Beginners’ Spanish classes
Accommodation in twin rooms with breakfast, lunch and dinner
Social, sports and cultural activities (afternoon activities on Mondays, Thursdays and weekends)
One company visit
Official EU Business School certificate of course completion
24-hour support from program coordinator
Travel to Barcelona and back
Students in this program will develop their business skills through a dynamic range of activities, including talks from guest speakers and a visit to a leading company in the area. Students will gain a valuable insight into the professional world in a dynamic international learning environment.
Students receive personal development training at workshops, where they will develop the soft skills identified by business leaders as most vital.
International Summer School is jam-packed with fun-filled activities in the afternoons so that students can fully enjoy the Mediterranean coast and the vibrant culture of Barcelona. Our diverse social program has something for everyone!
- Welcome and farewell parties
- Sightseeing city tour by bus
- Guided walking tour of the Gothic Quarter
- Guided walking tour of Park Guell
- Guided tour of the Picasso Museum
- Guided tour of Sagrada Familia
- Day trip to Girona & Costa Brava
- Day trip to Sitges
- Beach volleyball
- Catamaran sailing