International Business School (IBS)

Earn a professional certificate in our Business Executive Programs! Study business topics with UAlbany professors and improve your business English with our ESL specialists.

Who: Business Majors and Young International Managers

Where: University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY), Albany, New York

When: 3-Week Programs in Summer and Winter

Why: Gain practical insight into the American socioeconomic environment. Deepen your knowledge of management through training sessions with University at Albany business professors and visits to local companies. Earn a certificate by actively taking part in 90% or more of the project activities.

What: The program has three components: 1) Business Seminars & Workshops, 2) Business English Study, and 3) Company Visits. Past companies visited include General Electric, Regeneron, Transfinder, Vicarious Vision, and Wealth Advisory Group LLC. 

Certificates in Executive Management Programs:

  • Marketing
  • Project Management
  • Financial Management
  • Strategic Thinking

Certificate in Business English Program:

  • Business English First

On your free weekends, explore the great Northeast, including New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, Niagara Falls, Washington (DC), and more!

Download a flyer about the program. For more information, please see the IBS Americas website at or contact Mark Rentz, Associate Vice Provost for International Education, University at Albany, SUNY, at [email protected].