Established in 2015, Michigan Ross China Initiatives facilitates transformative student experiences, empowers breakthrough faculty research, and promotes successful partnerships with leading Chinese research institutions, companies, and alumni.

Ross China Initiatives promotes greater learning within the Michigan student and scholarly community about this important region and economy, builds networks and partnerships between the U-M community and Chinese organizations, as fosters greater global impact with Michigan Ross’ partners in China.

APPLICATION DEADLINES

Dec. 2: Undergraduate Course: Corporate Strategy in China

Dec. 2: MBA Course: Understanding Business in China

Mar. 16: China Fellowship

Student Experiences

MBA Course: Understanding Business in China

In this Global Immersion course, MBA students journey to the renowned Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business to study China’s influence on the global economy and engage with business leaders.

Undergraduate Course: Corporate Strategy in China

Develop cross-cultural skills and broaden your knowledge of doing business in China. This course aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of the Chinese economy within the context of the global economy. 

MBA Global Semester Exchange in China

Study abroad for one semester at one of Michigan Ross' distinguished partner schools worldwide to gain new perspectives, immerse yourself in another culture, and network with students and faculty from around the globe

Undergraduate Global Semester Exchange in China

Study abroad for one semester at one of Michigan Ross' distinguished partner schools worldwide to gain new perspectives, immerse yourself in another culture, and network with students and faculty from around the globe.

China Fellowship

The Ross China Fellowship is intended for any Ross degree-seeking student to help complete a self-designed project focused in the China market. 

Global Internship in Hong Kong & Singapore

Experience distinctive professional growth and a new culture with a Ross Global Internship in a major global business hub.

China Multidisciplinary Action Projects (MAP)

Michigan Ross’ signature action-based learning program, MAP, immerses students in real-world projects, where they apply their knowledge to solve a real issue facing an organization.

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Faculty & Research

Faculty and Staff

Ross' China Initiatives faculty leverage their global experience to build and strengthen partnerships in China.

China Initiatives Faculty

Executive Education in China

Michigan Ross partners with organizations around the world to enable leaders to elevate their performance and consistently deliver strong, sustainable results. Ross offers open enrollment programs in Hong Kong, and custom programs wherever our partners request.

Executive Education

China Research Award

Ross faculty and PhD students have the opportunity to receive funding for research projects that support innovative business strategies involving China.

For more information, email
ross-globalinitiatives@umich.edu 

Dean's Blog

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At the end of May, I had the honor of representing Michigan Ross at the annual Pan-Asian Alumni Reunion held this year in Shanghai. The Pan-Asian Reunion is one of the largest...

Michigan Ross China Alumni

Ross has a thriving, active alumni base in China, with large populations in Beijing, Hong Kong, and Shanghai.

Alumni Clubs

120+

students participated in Ross programs in China in 2017/18

586

Ross alumni living and working in China

12

full-time MBA MAP projects in China since 2015

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