Schedule – Business & Finance in Oxford

Week 1


 Saturday 20th August

Arrival at Heathrow, settle in to accommodation in central Oxford and contact home, meet all fellow students, social evening in accommodation


 Sunday 21st August

Free time to relax and explore surroundings of Oxford, including Ashmoleum Museum and Christ Church College dining room (as featured in Harry Potter films) and local shopping area, followed by traditional British Roast dinner


Monday 22nd August

General Management
Tutorial on General Management
Free evening to relax and enjoy the social activities at accommodation


Tuesday 23rd August

Introduction to Business Planning Task
Business Planning Advice session with experts
Applying to a UK University – personal statement, interview tips and understanding the application process


Wednesday 24th August

Financial Management
Visit to BMW factory to learn about the commercial and engineering roles available at this global company
Team Building Challenge: Students will be given a map and a series of questions to answer in the surrounding countryside of accommodation


Thursday 25th August

Introduction to Economics
Tutorial on Introduction to Economics
Sports training (tennis and soccer) in Oxford


Friday 26th August

Business Presentation planning sessions
Site visits to help research Business Planning project
Business Planning preparation time


Saturday 27th August

Today you present your own business plans to the group, webcast live back to parents around the world. Other groups members and experts will ask questions of your plans to help develop your thinking. Celebration dinner in the evening.
Formal dinner in Oxford (formal dress encouraged)


 Sunday 28th August

Prepare for departure. Transfer to Heathrow airport for flight home