Business and Culture in Mexico

Business and Culture in Mexico
Study Spanish and International Business in Mexico

Business & Culture in Mexico is a six-week program offered during the summer for undergraduate students interested in learning about Mexico’s business environment and language and culture. This program is designed for students to take Business courses in English with the option of also learning or improving their Spanish. In the Business subjects, International Business in Mexico and International Finance, international students will work together with ITAM’s own Business students to explore both aspects of the country and its role in the global economic community. Language and Culture courses will be give students an additional dimension into the cultural environment of the country. All courses will also include visits to leading Business and Cultural sites of Mexico City and some optional visits to sites in the provinces will also be organized.

Students must enroll in 12 ITAM credits from the following selection of subjects:

  • Business & Emerging Markets - 6 ITAM credits

Each 6-credit class consists of 48 contact hours, while each 3-credit class consists of 24 contact hours.

The program includes the following excursions:

  • Mexico City Walking Tour

  • Teotihuacan (All inclusive)

  • Visit to a Mexican PyME or Civil Society Institution

  • Oaxaca (3 days and 2 nights) includes hotel + transportation
  • Chiapas (Optional with extra cost after final exams - July 31st)