Training Workshops

Full day (training) workshops for program directors and international office staff are offered to all universities regardless of membership. The workshop deals with curriculum development, legal,  financial, quality assurance and accreditation aspects and includes an interactive case study. Its first run took place at the EAIE Conference in Trondheim in 2007, and it has become a regular CIDD activity.

Training workshops on pedagogical and didactical issues about international business education are offered to member universities exclusively. They are based on the experience made through the consortium’s international programs and courses and focus on teaching a culturally diverse student groups for whom English is a foreign language.

CIDD Summer Programs

2020 International Summer Practicum
Coastal Carolina University, South Carolina, USA
19 July – 8 August 2020
Deadline for applications: May 15, 2020 (In case you need an extention, please contact Yoav Wachsman)
Contact information: Dr. Yoav Wachsman –

Participants in the International Summer Practicum will learn about American business practices, economy, and culture from a global perspective. They will attend a series of seminars that are
presented by Coastal Carolina University faculty, meet students from other European universities, and engage in fun activities like golf lessons and a visit to Brookgreen Gardens, which has the largest collection of American sculptures in the world. Students will also work with local organizations on a consulting project, which they will present at the end of the program.

The program’s fee of 1.650 USD and includes lodging on campus, 10 meals per week, all the classes and all the activities. Students are responsible for paying for their flight to the US and may wish to rent a car in groups during the program.

To register for this program, go to
Link to brochure

Haaga-Helia Summer School
Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences, Helsinki
27 July – 21 August 2020
Contact information:

Haaga-Helia Summer School 2020 will be organised in Helsinki 27 July – 21 August! Study towards your degree during the summer, and earn up to 6 ECTS, while experiencing Finland and making new friends. Participate in events, join exciting excursions, and enjoy the multicultural atmosphere of Haaga-Helia Pasila campus. Early bird application until 29 February! Haaga-Helia Summer School focuses on Sales, Service and Entrepreneurship and it is brought the participants in cooperation with the Haaga-Helia StartUp School.

Prices: Early bird one session 1250€, Regular price one session 1400€, Partner price* one session 1150€
For more information:

iNSEEC U. Summer School
27 July – 21 August 2020
Application deadline: May 30, 2020

INSEEC U. welcomes students & professionals from all over the world who have the curiosity to learn
the French language, business cultures, innovation & entrepreneurship. INSEEC U. offers 11 summer certificate programs, during July, in Paris on its Campus Eiffel. Each 4-week summer program provides participants with a real understanding of the French language, business cultures, innovation & entrepreneurship , engineering, luxury, political science. Each summer program includes of 60 hours of courses, in English with seminars, case studies, company and cultural visits.

The price is 1900€ For more information:
Link to brochure: ESCE & ECE (Groupe INSEEC U) Summerprograms 2020

Rosenheim Technical University of Applied Sciences Joint Summer Program

Doing Business Across Europe
June 22 – July 11, 2020
Application deadline: May 1, 2020

Come and enjoy the summer in Europe! The Joint Summer School Program on Doing Business Across Europe is organised in partnership with 3 universities in Europe.

1 Joint Program or 3 Single Summer School Options:
• Germany: Rosenheim Technical University of Applied Sciences
• The Netherlands: Windesheim University of Applied Sciences
• Spain: Ramon Llull University, La Salle Campus Barcelona

You will study Business Ethics in Germany, Towards a Circular Economy in the Netherlands and Entrepreneurship & Innovation Management in Spain. The programme will be accompanied by a unique cultural and social programme at each university.

Early bird deadline (10% discount): February 1, 2020. Apply Now!
Fee for partner universities: 750€ per week / 2000€ full programme
Fee for non-partner universities: 850€ per week / 2300€ full programme

Further information – Joint Summer School
Link to brochure: TH Rosenheim_Joint Summer School_2020

Student Conferences

The consortium supports international conferences at member universities which deal with international business education. For example, the two-day conference “The Next Decade Challenges for Business” held at the Riga International School of Economics and Business Administration (RISEBA) was co-sponsored by CIDD, and the conference proceedings published jointly.

Scholarship supporting Double Degree students

CIDD supports students who study a Double Degree program in which one partner institution is a CIDD member.  For the current call of scholarship consult the News section.

CIDD General Assembly Meeting

CIDD holds a General Assembly meeting once a year where all members are invited. The  GA meeting 2022 is held on June 13th – June 16th at Karlstad University in Karlstad, Sweden.

CIDD Board Meeting

CIDD Board meetings are held at least twice a year. 2021 Board meetings were held 18 January, 15 April and 24 November.