Global Management Seminars for Visiting Students

Through customized global management seminars, professional MBA candidates at top international institutions learn from UCLA Anderson faculty about cutting-edge management issues and research, global challenges and business practices in the United States.

Customized Global Management Seminars

for visiting studentsThe Center for Global Management offers customized global management seminars to professional MBA candidates from top business and management schools around the world. These seminars are coordinated and managed by the CGM and designed to meet the interests of the partner institution while focusing on UCLA Anderson's strengths and California's industries and sectors. Participants learn from UCLA Anderson faculty about cutting-edge management issues, global challenges, research and business practices in the United States. Seminar participants will emerge with a broader understanding of global busienss and management issues and a deeper knowledge and insight of the industries and sectors of California. Consequently, participants will be better prepared to succeed in the complex world of global business.


The seminars range from three days to two weeks and feature panel discussions, guest speakers and site and cultural visits that complement the academic curriculum. MBA students may serve as teaching assistants and apply and reinforce the learning they acquire in the core curriculum of the MBA program. Sample seminars include:  The Business of California," "Creating Opportunity Through Disruptive Technology," "Innovative Management and Social Responsibility," and "New Product Development."

*Participants should consult with their local U.S. visa posts for the appropriate visa type to join the UCLA Anderson Global Management Seminars. These are considered business training and therefore participants are not eligible for student visas.

For more information, please contact Lucy Allard