(Last Updated On: May 6, 2020)
SAO Programme CodeCA1
SAO Programme TypeG3*
Programme PeriodISIBM (for undergraduate/postgraduate students)
July 3 to 27, 2020SGBS (for postgraduate students)
June 22 to July 17, 2020
U Macau Application Deadline21 February 2020
QuotaNo Limit
CoursesISIBM (for undergraduate/postgraduate students)
Module 1: Business Communications
Module 2: International Business , Entrepreneurship and Service ManagementSGBS (for postgraduate students)
Module 1: Global Strategy
Module 2: Cross Cultural Management
Module 3: Social Entrepreneurship
Programme FeeISIBM : CAD 4,800 +5% tax
SGBS: CAD 5,500 +5% tax**A limited number of partial tuition scholarships of up to $500 are available. To apply, please fill out the application form and submit to the program office or email sgbs@uvic.ca by April 13th for the final scholarship committee meeting.

The program fee includes:
– On-campus executive housing with partial meal card
– Course materials
– Class-related field trip and activities
– Welcome lunch and farewell banquet dinner

English RequirementEnglish language self-assessment form during online application
Other RequirementISIBM: Open to all undergraduate/postgraduate students
SGBS: For graduate students from various disciplines
Remarks*All participants must have medical insurance prior to arrival. Medical insurance is the individual responsibility of each student.

*SAO reserves the right to change the programme type/amount of sponsorship based on the actual expenses spent during the trip

U Victoria Campus

(Very Unsatisfied 1 – 4 Very Satisfied)

Overall experience  : 4

Visa Application
– Procedure of the application: 3.2
– The length of the application: 3
– The attitude of the staff in consulate/embassy: 3

Programme Arrangement
– Course Intensity (Very intensive 1 – 4 Not intensive): 2
– Payment of programme fee: 3.2
– Course arrangement: 3
– Airport pick up service: 3.4
– The entertainment of extra activities: 3.18

“We got a chance to meet people of different nationalities. I learned the passion from Mexican classmates, patience from Austrian classmates, and initiative from Australian classmates. We cooperated very well in the group work,  presentation and all the activities we didtogether.

“Our timetable is well-planned by the University. We went hiking, clubbing, whale watching, garden touring, night market touring and outdoor volleyball with students from different places”

Accommodation (Dormitory)
– The price: 3.3
– The location: 3
– The cleanliness: 3
– The Facilities: 3
– The attitude of staff: 3.4

– The price: 2
– The taste: 2