The Ivey IGL takes students through an 8-week international practicum. The practicum provides students with the opportunity to experience the business and cultural environment of a developing economy while working and interacting with local firms. The majority of time will be spent on field work interfacing with clients in business consulting, working on projects ranging from brand strategy, market mapping, micro-enterprise development, and sourcing solutions. The practicum experience equips students with strong project management skills, strategy consulting skills, client-facing interaction and an understanding of business in a greater international context; preparing students to launch their international business career. Students travel to either: India, Nicaragua or Vietnam. This practicum is also part of the requirements to needed to receive the CEMS-MIM designation.