During the 2nd-year program (from March to June), Students of the ICN MSc in International Business Development have to carry out a stay, for an Academic Semester, in one of our 2 Program Partners: in FACAMP (Brazil) or in Sichuan Agricultural University (China). The selection process is based on the students' 1st-year results, at the beginning of the 2nd-year program.
Faculdades de Campinas (Brazil)
FACAMP, Faculdades de Campinas, is a privately owned college located in Brazil, founded in the year 2000. In less than a decade, its innovative educational project has conquered the recognition of Brazilian academic community, as well as of our dynamic labor market, which grew 7.5% in 2010.
FACAMP is located in the town of Campinas, the 13th richest town in Brazil, with its 1 million inhabitants (2 million with suburbs) and a GDP of U$19 billion. Campinas is a 1-hour (90 km) trip from Sao Paulo (90mn by bus), Brazil's major city and its economic center. Campinas Airport (Viracopos) has around 140 daily take offs for all majors cities/regions in Brazil.
The town of Campinas has an acknowledged vocation for technological innovation and it is surrounded by many renowned universities, technology research centers, and high value adding global enterprises, such as 3M, Bosch, Honda, Motorola, Pirelli and Samsung, among others.
FACAMP's campus spreads over 100.000 mÂ˛, with more than a thousand native trees and 22 thousand orchid plants. Its building are ample and air conditioned.
Born with a vocation to excel in human sciences, FACAMP has 2600 students in undergraduate courses of Business, Law, Economics, International Affairs, and Publicity and Marketing. It has also developed the areas of Design and Production Engineering.
FACAMP has 230 full and associated professors, instructors and researchers which develop an innovative pedagogical project in terms of Brazilian standards, marked by:
- Full time teaching, with students having academic activities activities from 8 am to 5 pm, five days a week.
- Personalized tuition, with few students in each class, and permanent contact among professors, faculty directors, students and families.
- Strong engagement with the intellectual development of its students, through policies of promotion and incentives for the production and improvement of ideas, facts and information.
- Emphasis on the development of ethical citizens, aware of their responsibilities as agents for social transformation.
- Combination of theoretical teaching with professional practice through labs and professional practice centers.
- Strong support to learning: all courses have labs and workshops for developing reading, literature and mathematical skills.
- Language tuition : all students must deepen their knowledge of Portuguese native language and must acquire proficiency in English.
- Our students get good employment rates, as compared to other universities, both in public and private sector.
- Last but not least, in recent years we have been awarded by the Brazilian Secretary of Education as one of the top five colleges in Brazil.
College of Economics & Management, Sichuan Agricultural University (China)
Sichuan is a province of the People's Republic of China, located in the southwest of the country. Sichuan has been historically known as the "Province of Abundance".
Great strides have been made in developing Sichuan into a modern hi-tech industrial base, by encouraging both domestic and foreign investments in electronics and information technology (such as software), machinery and metallurgy (including automobiles), hydropower, pharmaceutical, food and beverage industries.
As the capital of Sichuan province, Chengdu is one of the most important economic, transportation, and communication centers in Western China. China's state council has designated Chengdu as the country's western center of logistics, commerce, finance, science and technology, as well as a hub of transportation and communication. It is also an important base for manufacturing and agriculture.
Sichuan Agricultural University, one of the 100 key universities selected by the Chinese government to receive special funding under the "211 project". There are 3 campuses in Sichuan which is Chengdu, Ya'an and Dujiangyan. College of Economics and Management settled in Chengdu Campus of Sichuan Agricultural University in Feb. 2011. It's originated from Department of Agricultural Economics, Sichuan University in 1943. CEM has enrolled students from more than 20 provinces around the whole country, and currently has 3680 undergraduates and about 500 postgraduates. It has a qualified faculty with over 100 professional teachers, including 63 professors and Associate professors, 15 doctor tutors and 61 master tutors.
CEM is the fastest growing in Sichuan Agricultural University that has 4 departments (Economics, Financial, Management, Management of Agriculture and Forestry), 1 experimental teaching center of economics and management, and 1 research center(Sichuan Rural Development Research Center).
Sup de Co Dakar (Senegal)
First Business School in Senegal, the Group Sup de Co Dakar has been training high-level managers in all business management and ICT since 1993.
Sup de Co, on the watch for the mutations of an economy perpetually changing, has managed over the years to develop into a radiant group comprising nine high-quality higher education centers.
A higher education institution with a 20 year training expertise accredited by the state; certified ISO 9001: 2008 and labeled Waemu Centre Of Excellence; its "Bachelor" and "Master" degrees are recognized by the CAMES (African and Malagasy Council for Higher Education).
It offers more than one hundred training opportunities covering all areas of Management and ICT. Initial training, lifelong and sandwich education in compliance with the international standards.
An exceptional integration rate in the professional world of its graduates. More than 350 experienced professors and senior executives involved in the training; The opportunity for the students to pursue studies in the best universities and business schools in Europe; last generation Educational tools; Students from more than 25 countries.
Sup de Co Dakar has built its reputation on the quality, rigor, and relevance of his teachings. Our programs are hinged upon our own history, but also on the experience and expertise of our partners.
Furthermore, our global presence is emphasized by the quality of our courses, with high international standards, international faculty members and professors, 40% of international students from more than 25 countries.