Business & Marketing

Business & Marketing

Academic Enrichment and Career Development: Vacation programmes Business, Marketing and Finance

Our collaborators are well established colleges in the centre of Oxford with close links with the Oxford University. The International Director, Principal and senior tutors are all graduates of Oxford. All our collaborators have Grade one (excellent) accreditation by the ISI and are full members of COBIS (Council of British International Schools), the Swiss Group of International Schools, and the European Council for International Education and members of the European Council of International Schools.

The Business programme is mainly aimed at students in Senior High School and University students, but can be adapted for younger or older students.

The essential elements are

  • Academic preparation at the appropriate level in Business, Finance and Marketing.
  • Study Skills, Creative thinking, and Problem solving.
  • Career Development (advice on CV, applications, interviews and presentations etc).
  • Visits to companies and organisations exposure to different types of companies and organisations.
  • Cultural programme including visits to Oxford University and the venues of cultural and historic significance. The aim is to widen the horizons of the participants through appreciation of British culture and history.
  • Educational aspects which encourage creativity, entrepreneurship and critical thinking.

Topics to choose for your vacation programme include:

Principles of Finance & Globalisation

This course is an aim to provide students with the real – work based scenarios in understanding the practicalities in business and finance. Students can enhance their knowledge by this session and understand the various solutions to financial problems. How finance has influenced the entire global market and what strategies can be learnt will be explored.

Entrepreneurialism, Management & Business Strategy

This course aims to provide students with a real life experience on handing business and becoming an entrepreneur. Students will get a chance to work in the real environment where they would learn the various techniques required to handle the daily running of a successful business. Students will learn different techniques and identify their interest in business development.

Advertisement, Promotion & Marketing

This course aims to enhance students with the latest technology used in successful marketing. Consultants will provide students with the various tools and software’s used in running a successful marketing campaign. Students can pick their own business interests and can obtain guidance from the experts in modelling a marketing strategy. Social media marketing, using different avenues used for effective marketing will be explored.

Leadership in Emerging Markets

With globalisation there are numerous emerging markets in the world. It is therefore important in Business to explore various emerging markets to maximise profits. We aim to provide students with strategies to learn, maximise the economical aspects required in Business. Sessions will be led by top UK Economists who will provide with their experience and real scenarios to consolidate learning on the key concepts.

Sample day schedule

9:30 – 12:30
Masters Subject Seminars
12:30 – 1:30
1:30 – 4:30
Hands – on Practical sessions
4:30 – 6:30
Day time Activity
6:30 – 7:30


The Programmes Include

  • Masters sessions per day in specialised subjects; refer to our sample day programme.
  • Each session include Study skills, Critical Thinking, Career development, site visits and cultural programme) per week.
  • Site visits and cultural programme in the afternoons, Monday to Friday.
  • Obtain “Certificate of Achievement” and report/feedback on completion.
  • For further information, please contact.