The Berkeley – Haas offers a study abroad program entitled the Global Access Program (GAP) which provides unique access to the Berkeley – Haas School of Business top-notch faculty, courses and networks within the innovation ecosystem of the Bay Area and the Silicon Valley. Top-qualifying international students gain the knowledge, mindset, skills and connections necessary to excel as innovators and global leaders. The core curriculum emphasizes entrepreneurship, innovation and transformative leadership in digital and global markets.

International Business students are entitled to enroll this program within their 7th semester (after completing their first enrichment track) and can choose the following courses*:

  • New venture Finance
  • Entrepreneurship Workshop for Startups
  • High-Technology Marketing Management
  • Data and Decisions
  • Venture Capital and Private Equity
  • Problem Finding, Problem Solving
  • Opportunity Recognition: Technology and Entrepreneurship in Silicon Valley
  • Social Media Marketing

Some additional features are also equipped during the study abroad program, such as:

  • Graduate school admissions workshops
  • Cohort lunches
  • Professional development workshops
  • Company visits
  • Immersive California trips

For more information, please visit: or contact our Overseas Program Staff.

*Subject to availability