2015 EcoGastronomy in France Burgundy School of Business in Dijon, France
Goals of this Meeting Getting Started Choosing Housing http://www.bsbu.eu/international/practical-informations/ Go to the website! Practical information for International Students
Burgundy School of Business Nathalie Cureau, Short-term Programs Manager +33 380 725 979, Nathalie.firstname.lastname@example.org Sanaa Lefdou, International Mobility Assistant +33 380 725 975, email@example.com@escdijon.eu International Relations, 29 rue Sambin - BP 50608 - 21006 DIJON, 21000 Dijon FRANCE Marie-José Albert-Batt, Associate Dean for International Relations
Studies and Academic Program Program Dates: January 12, 2015 – April 30, 2015 vacation 1 week in February, Easter Monday Orientation in Dijon (4 days) Melting Pot, Welcome and Activities 225 hours of classes divided into 5 45-hour long modules: French Art of Living Wine Product and Tasting Food and Wine Tourism Entrepreneurship French as a Foreign Language
Art de Vivre Understand the sociology of food and wine Study the wine-making climate of Burgundy, local food products in Burgundy, and food and wine pairing Understand the importance of education in food and wine industry Visit a culinary institute and research center
Food and Wine Tourism and Wine Marketing Understand the relationship between food, wine, and tourism in Burgundy from both a theoretical and practical dimension Understand the key concepts of marketing Identify the best-practices in wine distribution or in tourism management Counts as HMGT Elective
Wine Product & Tasting Understand the wine Culture in France Understand the viticulture and wine-making process Based on the visits, select an important issue in culture, viticulture, or wine-making
Entrepreneurship Understand functioning of a company and the life of the entrepreneur manager The role of the manager-entrepreneur in a corporate entrepreneurship context Understand entrepreneurship as a synthesis of self and social surrounding Design a business project (introduction, process and key methodological elements) and be able to apply it Business majors can take this in place of MGT 732 Also, counts as EcoG 600+ level elective (as long as you aren’t double counting more than two classes for your major and dual major)
Studies and Academic Program French Language Courses You will take a placement exam in Dijon and placed in a French class at your level. If your major has a language requirement, this class will partially fulfill the requirement. Recommended: Unless you have no prior French, you can take a before and after language test at the Murkland Language Center to test out of a semester of language. You may wish to take French 401 the fall before you go to France and finish your language requirement in France. Note: If you have had 2 or more years of French in high school, you must take French at the intermediate level to fulfill the requirement.
Cultural Visits Students visited in the previous years Day trips: Beaune and the wine area: visit Hospices de Beaune and Château de la Rochepot Northern Burgundy: visit Abbaye de Fontenay, Semur en Auxois and Flavigny Champagne, Jura and Beaujolais regions 4 day trip: 2014 ProWein, Dusseldorf, Germany, Wine Industry Trade Show School welcome organization, Melting Potes, also organizes a spring break trip for a reasonable rate. In the past students have gone to Munich and Strausborg.
2014 Spring EcoGastronomy in France Burgundy School of Business, Dijon, France Estimated Costs Tuition for NH Residents $6,835 Tuition, NE Regional Agreement$11,961 Tuition for Out-of-State Residents$13,325 UNH technology fees$ 94 UNH Study abroad fee and insurance$350 CampusFrance and Visa fees$245* Est. Additional Expenses $5,840 - $7,674* Est. Airfare and train from Paris $1000 Total Est. Costs for NH Residents $14,364 – 16,198 depending on housing Total Est. Costs for Out-of-State Residents $20,854 – 22,688 depending on housing (1,364 less with NE Regional Agreement tuition) On-site Costs* Cost of living Although substantially cheaper than in larger towns such as Paris, Lyon or Marseille, living in Dijon is perhaps slightly more expensive than international students are used to in their home countries. On average, accommodation, meals, entertainment, etc. can reach an average total of 1000 €uros a month. Estimation of Costs (euros per month) There are usually extra expenses during the first month while getting settled. Expenses vary depending on personal spending habits. (€ / month) MinimumAverage Food200250 Telephone2030 Accommodation 300550 Transport / Travel /Leisure200400 Student Fees (BDE Fee) / Books1020 Medical Care / Hygiene / Ins.50100 TOTAL10001,350 TOTAL For 4 Months € 4000 € 60751.31 Exchange Rate $5,240 - $7,074*average
http://unh.edu/cie/scholarships-fellowships Scholarships and Fellowships UNH Scholarships and Fellowships There are many scholarship opportunities to help finance your undergraduate foreign experience, In addition to the options below, please check the CIE Facebook page regularly for the most up to date listings.CIE Facebook page Center for International Education (CIE) Scholarships The Center for International Education conducts a bi-annual scholarship competition (spring and fall) and awards $500-$5,000 grants to eligible undergraduates. FALL 2014 Application: spring semester '15 deadline Friday, October 3, 2014 at noon. FALL 2014 Application Other Scholarship Opportunities Check out the website for more scholarships and fellowships
Getting Started Apply for your passport. If you have a passport, check the expiration date to confirm that it will not expire until 6 months after your return. By October 1 return forms to 360B or 360Z PAUL: Program Enrollment Form accommodation questionnaire Study Away Eligibility Form Study Abroad Academic Reference Form Acceptance notice is given by October 5. Once you are accepted, you will be sent the BSB application, due October 15 or sooner.
Process You already have your passport! Campus France online application to be able to apply for your visa Burgundy School of Business Application Housing application from the housing you choose Visa Application
Documents Requested Start gathering these Up-to-date transcript of records Resume Copy of passport Copy of birth certificate Copy of driver’s license Proof of medical coverage while in France – letter from EcoG program Passport size photos at least 10, you need them for a lot of forms
Pre-Departure Initial pre-departure meeting Tuesday, October 7370N PAUL, 12:30PM Forms Campus France and Visa Process Second pre-departure meeting Practical Information while in Dijon Center for International Education pre-departure meeting, Saturday, November 29 in the MUB. Email invitation. Plan to get together with UNH students that will be in the French program in Dijon spring semester
Housing Different accommodation possibilities: Room in a residence (Bathroom and kitchen have to be shared) Room in a residence (Own bathroom with just the kitchen to be shared) Individual studio flat in a residence (Own bathroom and own kitchen) Homestay Students will work directly with landlords and the housing officer at Burgundy in arranging housing.
A room in a Residence€ 100 Residence Montmuzard / Mansart / Beaune € 35 Individual studio flat in a residence € 170 Housing support CAF / Housing Benefit (APL) The 'Caisse d'allocation familiale' (CAF) offers financial support (called in French APL) to students in the form of monthly housing benefits which lower rental costs. All international students (European or not) can apply for housing benefit. Applications will be done upon arrival during the induction week Then CAF (Housing benefit organism) will then study each application individually and let you know if you are entitled or not. For your information only : Online application : www.caf.fr / section "étudiants'" / "faire une demande"www.caf.fr http://www.caf.fr/aides-et-services/les-services-en-ligne/acceder-a-une-demande-en-ligne Necessary documents: Copy of your Visa for Non European students Enrollment certificate (provided during the induction week) Relevé d'Identité Bancaire (your French bank account details) The copy of your European Health Insurance card or the copy of the National Health Insurance
Burgundy of Business Walking distance, share bath and kitchen Studios, own bath and kitchen, 25 minute walk Dorm rooms, bus or tram
Residence "Foyer des jeunes travailleuses et étudiantes – Trémouille" for females only 31 boulevard de la Trémouille Description: Exclusively for girls. Shared kitchen and bathroom, several TV rooms, washing machines and tumble dryers. Free access to the sports room. Distance from School: 5 minute walk Registration fees: EUR 108 ($142)non refundable Deposit: EUR 280 refundable ($361) Rent per month per person (water, gas and electricity included) Single room : EUR 288 ($371) Double room: EUR 229 ($295) Sheets and beddings: not provided Kitchen utensils: not provided Washing machine in the residence: yes Internet access: Yes in study rooms (6 connections) Conditions: Once your room is booked for 4 or 8 months you will not be allowed to leave before. If so, your deposit won't be refundable. Note that you must pay for the whole month even if you stay only 15 days Arrival possible: Monday to Friday from 9.00 am to 10.00 pm / Weekends from 3.00 pm to 10.00 pm
Residence "Foyer des jeunes travailleuses et étudiantes – Trémouille" for females only
Résidence Courtépée 12 individual rooms furnished, 1 shared kitchen in common, 3 shared bathrooms. 4, rue courtépée 21000 DIJON Contact : firstname.lastname@example.org (English speaker)email@example.com Tel: +33 (0)6 62 83 99 68 Distance from School: 5 minute walk Deposit: EUR 360 ($473) Rent per month: EUR 360 (including water, gas and electricity) ($473) Sheets and beddings: not provided Kitchen utensils: not provided (possibility to borrow for the first few days) Washing machine in the residence: no. There is laundry a few minutes walk from the residence. Internet access: yes, wifi. Conditions: you must contact the owner yourself to book your room Arrival possible: please inform the owner of your date and time of arrival in order for him to find an arrangement to deliver you the key.
Résidence Arquebuse Located just in front of the train station in the city center. Rooms are furnished, one bed, one wardrobe, one washbasin, and one fridge. Kitchen and bathroom are in common. 28 rue de l’Arquebuse 21000 DIJON Distance from School: 10-15 minute walk Registration fees: EUR 65 non refundable ($79) Deposit : EUR 349 ($459) (refundable if no damage) Rent per month: EUR 349 ($459) (including water, gas electricity and the washing machine) Students staying for one semester : EUR 1396 ($1838) upon arrival in September Notice prior to departure: 1 month Sheets and beddings: provided Kitchen utensils : not provided Washing machine in the residence : Yes Internet access: EUR 20 ($26) / month Conditions: International students staying for one semester only must pay the whole rent upon arrival. International students staying for the whole year can pay in two installments. Only when the residence receives the registration fees and the deposit (EUR 389 in total) you room will be booked. Arrival possible: On Monday : 8 am - 12 am / 1.30 pm - 5.30 pm From Tuesday to Friday : 8.00 am - 12.00 am / 1.30 pm - 4.30 pm Closed on week-ends (no arrivals possible)
Résidence Universitaire Mansart Students residence Mansart is owned by Burgundy's University and is independent from our School. Places are therefore limited. You will have your own bedroom furnished but kitchen and bathroom are in common. It is a residence for students only. 94, Boulevard Mansart 21000 DIJON Distance from School: 25 minutes by bus Deposit: 2 months rent (refundable if no damage) ($537) Rent per month: depends on the length of your stay. Students staying one semester only : EUR 204,60 ($269) (including water, gas and electricity) Notice prior to departure: 1 month Sheets and beddings: provided Kitchen utensils: not provided Washing machine in the residence:.yes Internet access: most rooms have the Internet access. Some rooms have not. Upon arrival, please inform the residence that you would like a room with internet access. (subject to availability) Conditions: upon arrival, you must present the nomination letter issued by Burgundy School of Business. Please note that there are a very limited number of places in this residence. Arrival possible: 24h/24h
Résidence Universitaire Montmuzard Students residence Montmuzard is owned by Burgundy's University and is independent from our School. Places are therefore limited. You will have your own bedroom furnished but kitchen and bathroom are in common. It is a residence for students only. 8 Avenue Alain Savary 21000 DIJON Distance from School: 25 minutes by tramway Deposit: 2 months rent (refundable if no damage) ($537) Rent per month: depends on the length of your stay. Students staying one semester only : EUR 204,60 ($269) (including water, gas and electricity) Notice prior to departure: 1 month Sheets and beddings: provided Kitchen utensils: not provided Washing machine in the residence:.yes Internet access: yes, in the bedroom. Conditions: upon arrival, you must present the nomination letter issued by Burgundy School of Business. Please note that there are a very limited number of places in this residence. Arrival possible: 24h/24h
Résidence Universitaire Beaune Students residence Beaune is owned by Burgundy's University and is independent from our School. Places are therefore limited. You will have your own bedroom furnished but kitchen and bathroom are in common. It is a residence for students only. 37, rue du recteur Marcel Bouchard 21 000 DIJON Distance from School: 25 minutes by tramway Deposit: 2 months rent (refundable if no damage) ($537) Rent per month: depends on the length of your stay. Students staying one semester only : EUR 204,60 ($269) (including water, gas and electricity) Notice prior to departure: 1 month Sheets and beddings: provided Kitchen utensils: not provided Washing machine in the residence: yes Internet access: Some rooms can have the Internet access some cannot. Subject to availability. Conditions: upon arrival, you must present the nomination letter issued by Burgundy School of Business. Please note that there are a very limited number of places in this residence. Arrival possible: 24h/24h
R OOM IN A RESIDENCE WITH JUST THE KITCHEN TO BE SHARED ( OWN BATHROOM ) Residence des Ateliers 43, rue des Ateliers, 21000 DIJON Situated in a small industrial state, this residence is for SNCF (French Train Company) interns and staff. They also accept our students. The kitchen and toilets are shared but you will have your own fridge in the bedroom and own shower room. Free access to the snooker room and TV room Distance from School: 25 minutes by tramway Registration fees: EUR 65 ($82) non refundable Deposit: EUR 259 ($341)refundable Rent per month (water, gas and electricity included) : EUR 259 ($341) Sheets and beddings: provided (sheets are changed every 15 days) Kitchen utensils: not provided Washing machine in the residence: yes free access Internet access: EUR 20 ($26)/ month Virtual visit : http://www.residencesparme.fr/res_infos.php?id=16 click on "Visit interactive de la résidence"http://www.residencesparme.fr/res_infos.php?id=16 Conditions: International students staying for one semester only must pay the whole rent upon arrival. International students staying for the whole year can pay in two installments. Only when the residence receives the registration fees and the deposit (€ 321,50 in total) you room will be booked. Arrival possible: Monday to Thursday from 8.00 am to 12.00 / 2.30 – 6.30 pm Friday 8.00 – 12.00 / 2.30 – 5.30pm Closed on weekends
I NDIVIDUAL S TUDIO F LAT IN A R ESIDENCE (O WN BATHROOM, OWN KITCHEN ) Residence Saint Exupéry Address: 70, Bd des Martyrs de la Resistance – 21000 DIJON Distance from our School : around 15 minutes by bus Presentation: Individual furnished studio flat Conditions of payment: Once arrived in Dijon: You will have to pay 1 month as a guarantee + Deposit (1 month's rent ) + the rent for the month + registration fees. Then you will have to pay by bank transfer payment from a French bank account at the beginning of each month. Rent per month: between € 409 ($527) and € 425 ($548)depending on the floor and size of your flat, this price includes water. Electricity is not included, and your consumption will be added to your monthly rent. The cost per month for electricity is around € 25 ($33) Registration fees NON REFUNDABLE: € 160 ($210) if you pay by French cheque or cash/ € 120 ($158) if you pay by a French bank transfer Deposit : 1 month rent (Refundable if no damage) the exact amount will be communicated to you by the residence depending on the room ( between € 409 and € 439) Notice prior to departure: 3 months (students who will stay only one semester will have to inform the residence upon arrival about their departure date.) Sheets and beddings, Kitchen Utensils: Not provided Internet access: Students wanting the Internet in their bedroom will have to pay an extra fee of € 19.99 per month Possible arrival and check in :From September 15th to June 15th: Monday – Thursday from 10.00 to 1.00 pm and from 2.00 pm to 6.00 pm, Friday from 10.00 am to 1.00 pm and from 1.30 pm to 5.30 pm Be careful : if you check in out of opening hours, you will have to spend one night in a hotel and go to your residence the following day during check in times Washing Machine: Yes there is a washing machine in the residence : € 2.40 ($3.16) /use Virtual visit: Please have a look on the following link: http://residences.leclubetudiant.com/residence-saint-exupery/
I NDIVIDUAL S TUDIO F LAT IN A R ESIDENCE (O WN BATHROOM, OWN KITCHEN ) Residence LES ESTUDINES Address : 2 Avenue Champollion Distance from the school: around 15 minutes by bus Registration Fee : Around €150 (193) Discount for students at Burgundy School of Business. Please contact the residence (firstname.lastname@example.org) to get the exact amount of your registration email@example.com Deposit : 1 month rent Rent per month : from € 478 ($615) to € 519 ($669) (depending on the size of the flat) this includes water. Electricity is not included, and your consumption will be added to your monthly rent. The cost per month for electricity is around €35-40 ($46-52)/ month Notice to prior departure : 1 month Sheets and beddings, Kitchen utensils : Not provided Washing machine: Yes in the residence € 3.50 ($4.60)/ use Virtual visit : http://www.estudines.com/uk/residence-housing-student-dijon-3-32.htmlhttp://www.estudines.com/uk/residence-housing-student-dijon-3-32.html Internet access: Yes in the bedroom Conditions of payment: Before your arrival : All students have to pay the totality of 6 months’ rent in advance. For those staying for the whole year possibility of payment in two installments. Students are required to subscribe to liability and accommodation insurance (Assurance habitation et responsabilité civile) before arrival with a French bank. BSB partner banks can issue that type of insurance, in order to do so please contact either Société Générale contact :firstname.lastname@example.org Or CIC contact : email@example.com@firstname.lastname@example.org Possible arrivals and check in: From Monday to Friday: from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm If you arrive out of hours please contact the residence to arrange a possible check in
I NDIVIDUAL S TUDIO F LAT IN A R ESIDENCE (O WN BATHROOM, OWN KITCHEN ) Residence Clos Morlot Modern and fully furnished 20 m2 studios with individual kitchen and bathroom, bed, desk, table, chairs, wardrobe. 4 rue Jean Baptiste Morlot 21000 Dijon Contact: email@example.com, Tel: +33 (0) 380 742 335, Mobile: + 33 (0) 626 936 firstname.lastname@example.org Website: http://www.lamyresidences.com/residences-etudiantes/dijon/21/studea-clos- morlot,309609.html#http://www.lamyresidences.com/residences-etudiantes/dijon/21/studea-clos- morlot,309609.html# Distance from School: 30 minute walk / 20 minutes by tramway. Registration fee: EUR 175 ($230) non refundable Deposit (caution) : EUR 310 (407) (refundable if no damage) Rent per month: approx. EUR 572 ($751) (including water, gas and electricity) Sheets and beddings: provided (extra fee EUR 60 ($78)) Kitchen utensils: provided (extra fee EUR 50 ($65) for a kit of 41 items) Washing machine in the residence: yes. EUR 2.50 / machine Internet access: yes in the bedroom. Conditions: students without a French bank account will have to pay all the rent in the first month (or in 2 installments). If you have opened a French bank account you will be able to pay each month by direct debit. Arrival possible: 7.30 am to 9.00 am / from 5.00 pm to 7.00 pm
Homestay H OMESTAY Homestays with French families are also available at around EUR 450 € ($591) per month, including breakfast and, sometimes, depending on the type of home stay, 3 evening meals a week. If you choose this type of accommodation you must inform the International Office well in advance. Some homestays accept more than one student.