International Economic Orientation 2020


Do you want to pack your suitcase and explore major cities in Asia instead of spending period 6 at uni? Do you want to explore the economic and financial hotspots in Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur? Then you are in luck, the IEO trip is around the corner!

The International Economic Orientation (IEO) is a two-week trip that combines company visits to interesting economic businesses with sightseeing and fun activities in major cities situated in emerging markets.

The IEO, which is organised for Economics and Emerging Markets students, will take you on an unforgettable trip to two South-Asian metropoles: Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur, from the 13th to the 28th of June! You will be visiting eight global companies, exploring two emerging markets and experiencing their vibrant cultures!

Do not worry about your ECTS, as the trip is an official skills courses, which means that you will receive 4 ECTS credits upon successful completion of its academic requirements! The price for the trip is 799€ (SCOPE members), including:

  • Flights
  • Accommodation
  • Company visits
  • Transportation from and to the airports as well as to the company visits
  • Fun leisure activities
  • Free time to explore the cities

Find out more during our information evenings, which will take place on Monday, the 2nd of March and Monday, the 9th of March at 19:00 (room C.-103 at the SBE) ! Join us and hear all about what the trip will be like, what the academic requirements are and how you can apply for this amazing experience.

Do not miss out on this opportunity and apply, by uploading your CV, motivation letter and official grade transcript!

Sign-up: Opens March 2nd  

Deadline for application: March 20th at 23:59