College of Business

Faculty-Led Summer Study Abroad in Germany


Info session:

Tuesday, December 10, 2019
5 p.m.
Academic Office Building 101

Program Highlights

  • Field trips to experience large-scale industrial operations (automotive, aerospace, processing plant, etc.)
  • Harbor logistics tour of a large seaport
  • Cultural excursions (e.g., German-US-Emigration Museum)


Theory and Practice

Blending Theory and Practice


  • Gain International and Intercultural Knowledge
  • Learn First-hand about Operations in Germany

Car assembly

OSM Field Trips


  • Airbus Aerospace Manufacturing
  • Volkswagen Autostadt
  • Mercedes Auto Production



OSM Field Trips


  • Becks Brewery (incl. tasting session)
  • Harbor Logistics Tour (Sea Port Bremerhaven)
  • CEWE Processing Plant
  • Misc. operations trips (e.g., warehousing)


Play OSM Field Trip to Airbus Hamburg video
Preview image for OSM Field Trip to Airbus Hamburg video

OSM Field Trip to Airbus Hamburg

Cultural Life in Germany

 Cultural Life in Germany

  • City Tours Bremen / Hamburg; Sightseeing
  • German-US Emigration Museum Bremerhaven
    • Old passenger lists (1877-1939) and artifacts (beginning 1683)
    • Departure port of 7.2 million migrants to the U.S.
  • Misc. cultural excursions (tbd)

Youth Hostel Bremen



  • Youth Hostel Bremen (at Weser river)
    • Modern 2-bed rooms with private bathroom
    • Internet access, rooftop lounge to relax
  • Close to city center (shopping, restaurants, etc.)

Youth Hostel Bremen



  • Three meals per day (lunch bags for day trips)
  • Use of conference room to study

Map of Bremen Germany