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Babson Electives Abroad

Babson Electives Abroad

Short-term, faculty-led courses
Advanced Liberal Arts and Advanced Electives
1-3 weeks abroad


Short-term courses that combine classroom instruction on the Babson campus with company site visits, cultural excursions, and hands-on experiences abroad. Led by Babson faculty, these courses also include in-country lectures given by partner school faculty and distinguished guest speakers. The academic content for these courses is diverse and specialized, ranging from corporate social responsibility in Malaysia to analyzing plays in London to consulting with start-ups in Paris. These elective courses are offered to students during academic breaks in November, January, March, and May.

2016-2017 Course Offerings

Click on the links below to learn more about this year's Elective Abroad offerings.
  MOB: Contemporary Strategic Issues in Chile
  LIT: Play & Performance in U.K.
EPS: Culture & Opportunities in Japan
  HIS: Social Responsibility in Malaysia
HUM: Mapping Cultural Histories in Spain
  MOB: Start-up Strategy in France