EuroTech

Travel major European cities and visit some of the most innovative companies in the world to see how they are employing technology, information, and data to drive their businesses.

Explore Europe through the lens of Global Enterprise Technology.

Focusing on the workplace and culture of major global corporations, this course will provide opportunities to experience first-hand how technology and information provide strategic advantages for several global enterprise corporations as well as many non-commercial organizations.

GET 487/687 Global Tech: EuroTech is a 3-credit course that provides the opportunity to see those technologies in action at some of the most successful organizations in the world. Students will have free time to explore each city on their own, as well as visit cultural attractions as a group.

Class size is limited to 30 students. Any matriculated undergraduate or graduate student is eligible to apply. Preference is given to iSchool students.

Students register for and take this three credit class during the spring semester.

  • SU undergraduates pay no additional tuition charge, as long as they have not exceeded the 19-credit limit for the semester.
  • Graduate students do pay the per credit tuition charge for this three credit class.

The cost for the travel portion of the course is approximately $4,000, and includes:

  • Round trip transportation from a New York area airport to Europe
  • Housing, some group meals
  • Transportation between cities
  • Entrance fees.

It also includes all activities and services for which a separate fee is not charged. The final fee will be set once airfare and other expenses have been confirmed. Financial aid is available.

Upon acceptance, a $575 non-refundable deposit is required to confirm your participation in the program. This is due within 10 days. Final payment is due in January.

This is an example itinerary from a past trip. An updated itinerary for EuroTech 2022 will be posted in fall 2021.

Date Activity
Saturday, July 25 Depart U.S. for London
Sunday, July 26 Arrive in London
Monday, July 27 London
Tuesday, July 28 London
Wednesday, July 29 Travel; afternoon in Bruges, Belgium
Thursday, July 30 Amsterdam
Friday, July 31 Travel, afternoon in Brussels
Saturday, August 1 Paris
Sunday, August 2 Travel to Geneva
Monday, August 3 Geneva
Tuesday, August 4 Travel to Munich
Wednesday, August 5 Munich
Thursday, August 6 Munich
Friday, August 7 Munich
Saturday, August 8 Travel; morning spent at Neuschwanstein
Sunday, August 9 Venice
Monday, August 10 Travel; afternoon in Florence
Tuesday, August 11 Rome
Wednesday, August 12 Rome
Thursday, August 13 Fly Home

Questions about EuroTech?

For more information about EuroTech or your international experience requirement, please contact Kathryn Allen.