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The Global Leadership & Innovation Program is a two-week intensive program, equipping students with tangible skills to effectively lead and work on innovative global teams.

  • Strengthen skills for effectively leading culturally diverse teams.
  • Build innovation skills to stay competitive in the global marketplace.
  • Develop knowledge of key concepts and competencies related to global leadership and innovation.
  • Enhance understanding of how cultural differences impact performance.
  • Understand the brain science behind effective leadership and innovation.
  • Experience the UC Berkeley Campus.
  • Learn about US American culture.
  • Receive a certificate of completion.

DATES 2020

WINTER PROGRAM 2020: January 30 – February 11

SUMMER PROGRAM 2020: July 20 – July 31


UC Berkeley Campus



January 30 – February 11 UC Berkeley Campus


July 22 – August 2, 2019 UC Berkeley Campus


Please email for a detailed syllabus. For instructor bios, click here 



BOWLES HALL RESIDENCE is a 10-minute walk from International House and sits next to the UC Berkeley Stadium and the famous Greek Theatre in Berkeley. Students will have access to double rooms, a shared bathroom, and common areas. For more information, visit 

UC BERKELEY RESIDENCE HALLS UC Berkeley offers various housing options for the summer. Visit to learn more.

BERKELEY STUDENT COOPERATIVE (BSC) offers low cost housing options for international students during the summer. Visit, for more details. 


Short-term housing options can be very limited at UC Berkeley during the spring semester. Listed below are some inexpensive places close to campus.

THE BERKELEY YMCA offers low cost basic housing options for students throughout the entire year. Visit, for more details.

BERKELEY STUDENT COOPERATIVE (BSC) offers low cost housing options for students throughout the entire year. Housing options are available in 6-weeks blocks. Visit, for more details.

Airbnb is frequently used in Berkeley for temporary housing, offering nice and inexpensive accommodation options for students traveling in small groups. Visit,, to explore homes.



Contact for more information. Includes: 2-week training / 35+ hours of instruction

ACCOMMODATION (not included in tuition)

Contact for more up-to-date information on accommodation options and rates.

TRANSPORTATION (not included in tuition)

All transportation must be arrange by student. Airfare: Airfare will vary in price, we recommend to find the cheapest airfare. Ground transportation: You can access the UC Berkeley campus from SFO or OAK via BART (public transit) or by taxi/Uber/Lyft. From SFO BART one-way fares are approximately $5.90USD. From OAK BART one-way fares are approximately $2.20USD. BART is recommended and is the cheapest option, visit to learn more about schedules/pricing. Taxi/Uber/Lyft vary in price depending on your time of arrival. While these are the most convenient options, they are more expensive.

ADDITIONAL EXCURSIONS (not included in tuition)

There are many things to do in San Francisco and Berkeley – diverse cuisines, sightseeing at Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge, hiking, sailing in the bay, museums, and many more! Prices for excursions range depending on group size. Excursions must be arrange by the student but we can provide assistance with group ticket purchases and recommendations. Visit to plan your stay in the San Francisco and Berkeley. If you are interested in visiting Alcatraz, we encourage you to purchase tickets at 3-months in advance.