Global Business Experience Trips give graduate students the opportunity to explore the economic, political, and cultural contexts of business in regions around the world. Through cultural tours and interactions with executives who are doing business in these destinations, students develop essential business skills required for success in a global economy.
Please see below for important trip information and registration support.
Please see below for important information pertaining to country specific entry and exit requirements.
Up-to-date requirements for US travelers can be found on the U.S. Department of State website here.
Entry and Exit Requirements
- Are there COVID-related entry requirements for U.S. citizens? U.S. citizens who are residents of China must demonstrate an important need to travel (due to reciprocity). All other U.S. citizens can enter Germany for all purposes, including tourism.
- Is a negative COVID-19 test (PCR and/or serology) required for entry? Travelers who have been in an RKI-designated virus-variant area in the last 10 days must present a negative PCR test, not older than 48 hours, regardless of vaccination or recovery status. Travelers from all other areas are NOT required to show a negative COVID-19 test for entry.
- Are health screening procedures in place at airports and other ports of entry? No
- Are U.S. citizens required to quarantine? No
- Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions on the German Interior Ministry’s website.
To enter Germany, travelers must meet the following immigration requirements:
- Passport Validity: Have passport validity 3 months beyond planned date of departure from the Schengen area including transit (strictly enforced).
- Visa: U.S. Passport Holders do not require a visa to enter Germany. Short term travelers holding a passport or travel document from a visa-required country/region must apply for a visa.