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  • Locations: Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Program Terms: Summer, Summer Session 1
  • Dates / Deadlines
Program Description:
Global Supply Networks & Manufacturing Culture in Latin America (GSP)

The GSP is a three-week study Program designed for business and engineering students in their third or fourth year of study. It focuses on providing students with the fundamentals of international supply chain methods with a special focus on Latin America and Uruguay.

Program Dates:
Tuesday, May 10 through Friday, May 27, 2016

Overview:

This Program conducted in English combines lectures, field visits to companies and a group projects. 

- Students earn credits that can be transferred to their home university. 
- Students interact with local students and students from universities worldwide.
?- Participants receive a Certificate and Transcript of Records.

Requirements:
Minimum 2.50 GPA for engineering students - 2.75 GPA for other majors
Reference letter from home University

The Program cost for Students from partner universities is USD 1,750 and includes:

- Accommodation in Montevideo
- Buddy to facilitate integration
- Welcome and farewell lunch
- Transportation to companies
- Excursion to Colonia del Sacramento, a UNESCO world heritage site
- Sightseeing tour of Montevideo
- Applications are due no later than April 1, 2016 through our website. 

The Program takes place at the UM´s Engineering School, located in the heart of Montevideo. And because it’s in Montevideo, students are invited to experience the sun, the beach, soccer games, “asado” and “mate”… and share the UM´s cheerful spirit.  

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year UMass/IPO Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer Session 1 2019 05/01/2019 ** Varies TBA TBA
Summer 2019 05/01/2019 ** Varies TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admissions.

If you are applying to a partner program, you must check their website for ACTUAL APPLICATION DEADLINES. The posted deadline above indicates when your UMass Abroad application materials are due and the program’s deadline may be sooner.