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  • Locations: Santiago, Chile
  • Program Terms: Trimester 3
  • Budget Sheets: Trimester 3
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Housing Options: Off Campus
Credit Weighting: 1 Credit Point Credit Type: Postgraduate
Deakin Faculty: Faculty of Business & Law OS Help Available: No
Program Type: Faculty Led Study Tour Scholarships Available: No
Click here for a definition of this term New Colombo Plan Funded: No Click here for a definition of this term GCP Points: 30
Program Description:


FBL Chile Managing Innovation

Postgraduate students are invited to join the Deakin 'Chilean Silicon Valley' Managing Innovation Study Program in November 2019. Be a part of a unique study program in the most important innovation and technology hubs in Latin America and of significant importance globally. Students will have the opportunity to experience Santiago, Chile & the 'Chilean Silicon Valley' while completing a unit. The program will be accompanied by Dr. Heather Round who will manage the program and facilitate site visits, lecturers, networking opportunities, social activities and study time.
Santiago - Chile
  1. Guest lectures and seminars delivered by senior managers of companies in different sectors e.g. Banking, Biotech, Venture Capital and IT
  2. Site visits to specially selected start-ups.
  3. Time to explore famous locations in and tourist attractions.

Program Dates:
Sunday 17 November -  Tuesday 26 November 2019

Dates to note:
1st Deposit Due (non-refundable): Within 7 days of being made an offer*
2nd Payment Due: TBC
Final Payment Due: TBC

Unit Information

Credit information
Unit Information

MPT712 - Managing Innovation
Assessment 1 (Group of 4) Written report - 4000 words 40%
Assessment 2 (Individual) Discussion board contribution (10 unique contributions throughout the trimester) 10%
Assessment 3 (Individual) Written reflection and establishment of tool kit for the management of innovation (5000 words) 50%

Cost and Funding

cost and funding
Program Costs:

The subsidised program cost will be $1,800. A $400 grant will be provided to each Deakin Business School student participating on the program. 
What is included?
  • Twin share accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • Welcome and farewell dinners
  • In country travel /transport to all program activities
  • Industry visits 
  • Deakin comprehensive travel insurance. 
What is not included?
  • International flights 
  • Passport and visas
  • Spending money
  • Meals not specified on the itinerary
  • Textbooks (if required)
  • Tuition fees for unit/s enrolment. 

Important Information

Important to note:

  1. Students do not need to gain approval from a student adviser prior to applying for this program – eligibility will be confirmed by the International Team via Student     Services.
  2. Program cost is subject to change, students will be notified of final costs when applications close.
  3. Final itinerary is subject to change and changes to this does not qualify students for a refund.
  4. This program is available to Domestic and International students.
  5. A minimum number of students (15) is required in order for this program to run, the Deakin Business School has the right to cancel this program if this is not achieved.
  6. *Students will be provided a full refund if Deakin Business School cancels the program.
  7. Students will still need to pay their Deakin Unit fee for each unit they participate in as per their normal fee arrangements. 
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This program is currently not accepting applications.