University of Milano-Bicocca


The University of Milano-Bicocca was founded in 1998. It is a young & dynamic multidisciplinary university; the main research and teaching areas are economics, law, education, sociology, statistics, medicine, psychology and science. Following the national reform, the university consists of 16 Departments with cutting-edge laboratories and interdisciplinary research funded in the framework of national and international programs.

It is located in Milan, the capital of Lombardy, amongst the most dynamic and international regions in Europe. It offers students an elegant new campus with state-of-the-art facilities for students, researchers and faculty.

The University of Milano-Bicocca is 21st in the "THE 100 under 50" international ranking published recently by Times Higher Education. The ranking monitors the performance of young universities which could compete with the historical and unrivalled leaders of Anglo-Saxon and American academia.

Internationalization is one of the spearheads of Milano-Bicocca policy, and an essential component of the teaching and research process, aimed at enhancing international cooperation through exchange programs.

The University welcomes International students from all over the world and its international department is dedicated to supporting and guiding foreign students in all aspects in order to help them feel at home and experience academic and social life to the fullest.

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Master in International Business Development

Campus Full time 14 - 18  October 2016 Italy Milan

MAIB Master Program is about gaining hands-on global management experience by living and studying in 3 Global cities across 3 Different Continents – Milan, Italy; Toronto, Canada and Bangalore, India [+]

MAIB Master Program allows you to gain hands-on global management experience by living and studying in 3 Global cities across 3 Different Continents – Milan, Italy; Toronto, Canada and Bangalore, India Designed by University of Milano-Bicocca (Milan, Italy) in partnership with Centennial College (Toronto, Canada) and Alliance University (Bangalore, India), MAIB is a full time Triple Credential Program offering: 3 SIMULTANEOUS DEGREES ACHIEVED IN 18 MONTHS, WITH A TOTAL OF 120 CREDITS. a) MAIB + IBM – 14 months Two simultaneous degrees achieved with a total of 90 credits (based on University Credit System) - First Level Master Degree from University of Milano-Bicocca – MAIB; - Ontario College Graduate Certificate from Centennial College, Toronto – IBM; This Program includes 3 months internship anywhere, except in Canada (see point b). b) MAIB + IBM + Work in Canada Option – Internship period at Centennial College (in order to explore opportunity to work in Canada) – 15 months Opportunity to work in Canada by enrolling at Centennial College for the Internship period of 15 weeks: a must in order to comply with the work visa norms of Canadian Government. Additional costs apply. c) MAIB + IBM + MBA – 18 months Additional study period at Alliance University, Bangalore India – MBA Degree from Alliance School of Business, Bangalore, India can be achieved with an additional study period of 4 months with a total of 30 credits. Additional costs apply. Admission The next batch of MAIB – Joint Triple Credential Master Program begins in October 2015 and will enroll bright, diverse, and creative future business leaders. As we build the class, we seek the most promising students in terms of intellectual distinction and professional merit. We base this judgment on the totality of information available. We consider each application holistically, and take into account factors such as your background, academic credentials, experiences, aspirations, values and accomplishments. Finally, we are looking for diversity in the MAIB class because the program is based on a collaborative educational process, bringing students together from diverse backgrounds to deliver a range of perspectives and approaches to learning. Non-discrimination Policy MAIB admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, and gender identity to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at all the Partner Universities. MAIB prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law in the administration of the program and activities. SCHOLARSHIPS & STUDY LOANS – 5 Scholarships of € 7.600,00 granted by Fondazione Cariplo to participants – 5 Scholarships of € 5.000,00 granted by Fondazione Cariplo to participants Course Duration: 14 - 18 months Part time: No Full time: Yes Cost: 15,000 EUR. Additional fees apply for MBA Start date: 1st October 2016 End date: 30th November 2017 Place: 1st TERM: Italy, Milan from October 2016 – December 2016 2nd TERM: Bangalore, India from January 2017 – April 2017 3rd TERM: Toronto, Canada from May 2017 – August 2017 4th TERM: Internship (location, based on choice) from September 2017 – November 2017 Call for Application: March – June 2016 ADMISSION CRITERIA - Degree credentials - Curriculum - English Certificate - Personal statement Career Development Plan: strong focus on internship, job placement, research assignments; career fairs; student career counseling services Give your future an International Edge! [-]


MSc in International Economics

Campus Full time October 2016 Italy Milan

The MSc in International Economics is a two-year program offering students the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career as applied economists in the private sector as well as in government and international organizations. [+]

MSc in International Economics Description of the Program The MSc in International Economics at the University of Milano Bicocca is a two-year program offering students the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career as applied economists in the private sector as well as in government and international organizations. Our graduates will provide analysis and advice in situations involving complex institutional and managerial issues. Our students will have professional opportunities in manufacturing and commercial companies (usually large multinationals), with the possibility of reaching top management positions as well as in policy-oriented institutions and organizations. The program also provides foundations for undertaking doctoral studies. Students attend advanced courses in macroeconomics, microeconomics, international economics, econometrics and a range of optional courses (game theory, European studies, international financial markets, history of economic thought, labour economics). Our program includes compulsory courses in management, corporate finance and business strategy as well as European and international contract law and competition law. Internships and time spent abroad are an essential feature of our program. Program structure The MSc in International Economics is a two-year program. Students attend six courses per year and conclude their studies by submitting a dissertation. Course work is assessed by written and oral examinations. Courses confer credits (cfu) and the final grade is a weighted average of each course and the dissertation grade, with weights given by the credits. Entry requirements, admission and enrollment procedures Entry requirements Candidates are admitted conditional to their academic background. A degree in Economics or related subjects (to be obtained by December 2015) is a preferential title. Language requirements Candidates whose first language is not English and whose previous degree has not been taught in English are required to provide evidence of English language proficiency by submitting one of the following certifications: City&Guilds Pitman Qualifications, TOEFL, IELTS, FCE, CAE, CPE, BEC. Admission procedures Candidates are invited to submit their application from mid-July to early-September 2015. By the end of September candidates will receive an offer conditional to obtaining their undergraduate degree by mid-December 2015. Courses start in mid-October 2015. The exact deadlines will be announced shortly. As for an assessment of your eligibility to the program, visit our web site. Enrollment procedures and Visa If you are a foreign student and wish to enrol at the University of Milano-Bicocca, there is a specific procedure to follow which depends on your nationality and qualifications. All information can be found on our website. Fees Annual fees are means tested and are in the range euro 600-2355. Career paths Our graduates have successfully undertaken careers in manufacturing companies, financial institutions, business consulting, government and central banks, international organizations and academia. Our graduates also have a good record of success in being admitted to and winning scholarships at Italian and foreign Doctoral Programs. Information about Bicocca and the Department responsible for the Program The University of Milano-Bicocca and the Department of Economics, Management and Statistics (DEMS) The University of Milano-Bicocca is a modern and dynamic institution, ranking 21st in the Times Higher Education world-wide ranking of the top 100 young universities established less than 50 years ago. In this nation-wide evaluation exercise, DEMS ranked in the top 10%. DEMS offers a stimulating environment for the MSc program students. Research undertaken at DEMS has world-wide recognition as members of the department publish regularly in top field journals. DEMS is also at the centre of a wide academic network, involved in European sponsored research projects. [-]


Master in International Business Development

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