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Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

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Please do not contact this university directly.
For all enquiries please contact the Exchange Office at
Last updated June, 2019

Academic information

At Kelley you will have the opportunity to take courses in Accounting; Business Economics and Public Policy; Business Law and Ethics; Finance; General Business Management and Entrepreneurship; Marketing; Operations and Decision Technology.

Open for MBA exchange only.

Semester dates

  • Academic Year: September - May
  • Fall: September - December
  • Spring: January - May

Course load and minimum unit requirements

Exchange students must take at least 8 credits per semester, but no more than 4 courses per 7-week term.Kelley School of Businesss Entry

The semesters are 16 weeks long, and are broken into two 7-week terms. Most of the classes are only 7 weeks long, and are worth 1.5 credits. On the whole, students spend 3 hours per week in each class and have a two-hour exam during the final week of the term.

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Accommodation and the cost of living


On and off-campus accommodation is available.Kelley Students #8 Business School Ranking

 Housing options

Estimated cost of living

2020-2021: USD $12,000 per semester (includes accommodation, meals, local transport, insurance, personal expenses, books/supplies).

Student visa and insurance

Student Visas and Insurance information

U.S. Department of State

Exchange experiences

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The University, city and region

The University

The Kelley full-time MBA program ranks 15th overall in Bloomberg BusinessWeek’s US rankings, #1 in student satisfaction, Kelley School of Business Buildingand #1 in teaching quality. Driving factors in making the Kelley a top B-school are top-notch professors, robust curriculum, state-of-the-art facilities, and a collaborative learning environment. The Kelley School is a place where ideas and people connect – across boundaries and cultures. With one-fourth of the students hailing from countries other than US, Kelley offers a perfect MBA exchange program in which to gain an international perspective.

Indiana University-Bloomington attracts students from around the globe who want the ideal college experience: great traditions, a gorgeous campus, international culture, variety of sports, and an active academic climate. Located on an 18,000 acre area, the Bloomington campus has been rated among the five most beautiful in the United States. Innovation, creativity, and academic freedom are the hallmarks of IU-Bloomington and its world-class contributions in research and the arts. IU is renowned for its traditions like the world-famous Little 500 bicycle race and our commitment to emerging technologies.
Indiana University-Bloomington

The City of Bloomington and region

Bloomington, Indiana, is the arts and cultural hub of the Midwest. While IU’s amazing arts and entertainment offerings play a large role in the city’s cultural atmosphere, Bloomington is extraordinary in its own right. Bloomington residents and IU students, faculty, and staff form a vibrant, active community that benefits from the metropolitan qualities of a large city and the easy pace of a small town.

Life in Bloomington

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Further information

For further information about Otago Global Student Exchange please email