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  • Locations: Sydney, Australia; Sydney, Australia
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CAPA the Global Education Network 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year UMass/IPO Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2020 03/15/2020 ** 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.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Advisor: Ashley Krause Click here for a definition of this term Who Can Apply?: UMA only - non-UMA students consult your study abroad office
Click here for a definition of this term Fields of Study: Accounting, Anthropology, Economics, Finance, International Business, International Relations, Management, Marketing, Operations & Information Management, Political Science Click here for a definition of this term Program Options: Internship Credits
Click here for a definition of this term Key Word Search: Indigenous Studies, Program Scholarships Available Click here for a definition of this term Language(s) of Instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5 Click here for a definition of this term Program Provider: CAPA
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Internship (Part), Study Abroad Click here for a definition of this term In Classes With: All US Students
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum Class Standing: 2nd Sem Sophomore Click here for a definition of this term Application Includes: CAPA Application
Click here for a definition of this term Housing: Apartment, Family Home Stay
Program Description:
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Strengthen your professional skills & explore Australian culture with
the CAPA Global Business Institute in Sydney!


The CAPA Global Business Institute is a Certificate Program in partnership with the University of Pittsburgh’s College of Business Administration. You'll take AACSB accredited courses, participate in an optional internship, go on group visits to businesses in Sydney, and develop a sharply focused competence in business in a global context.

The CAPA Program Fee for GBI Sydney includes:
  • 15 Credits from the University of Pittsburgh, an AACSB founding member and accredited institution 
  • Classes at the CAPA Sydney Center located across the harbor from the iconic Opera House
  • Certificate in Global Business from the University of Pittsburgh's College of Business Administration
  • Optional English-speaking internship placement within the business field
  • Site visits to businesses and corporations in Sydney
  • Choice of apartment housing or homestay with daily breakfast and dinner
  • Sydney Transportation Pass for travel on buses and trains in the central metropolitan area
  • Full day excursion to the Blue Mountains, a unique natural environment situated within a World Heritage area
  • Overnight stay and animal encounter in the famous Taronga Zoo overlooking the Sydney Harbor 
  • Social events including an arrival reception, mid-term dinner (semesters only), and a farewell ceremony.
  • My Global City Sydney, CAPA’s unique learning immersion program
  • Medical, travel, and accident insurance
  • CAPA Sydney student services and support, including 24-hour emergency on-call support
Over 50,000 students have studied abroad with CAPA!
  • 40 years experience in study abroad education
  • Personalized, experiential and academic programs that genuinely involve each student with the location, people and culture of their host city
  • Affordable, fully accredited, semester and summer programs and internships
  • Need-based and access scholarships
Learn more about us here or call us at 1.800.793.0334


UMass Students receive an automatic scholarship of $2,640 for Spring 2020 when they apply on CAPA's page using the UMass application link.