Master in Business Administration

General

Programme Description

Programme structure

Common Path: Strategic Development and Planning; Business plan; Corporate finance; Advanced Accounting; International Law and Management of M&A Processes
Path 1 – Management: Advanced Marketing; Operations and Logistics; Organisational Design and Behaviour; International Business Law; Statistics for Management
Path 2 – Accounting and Finance: Advanced Management Accounting; Corporate Finance and Banking; International taxation; Finance and real options; Accounting for Financial Institutions; Financial Risks and derivatives.

Career opportunities

The course is for students who want to acquire managerial and technical skills to work in firms (especially medium to large firms) or public institutions.

The course prepares students to work in private and public sectors in areas of:

• Administration, finance and control specialists
• Human resource management and work organisation
• Marketing, logistics and operations management
• Consulting firms, banks and insurance companies
• Government and public service companies, business associations.

Entry requirements

A minimum three-year undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in one or more of the following areas: Economics and Management; Business Economics; Business Administration; Accounting, Finance and Control; Industrial Engineering

Applicants who do not have one of the above mentioned degrees can also be qualified for the MSc in Business Administration, if the core academic areas listed below are covered.

The specific entry requirements below will be subject to evaluation also if you own one or more of the above listed degrees.

Fulfil specific entry requirements (core academic areas)

Your educational background will be subject to an overall individual assessment in order to establish whether the following core academic areas are satisfied:

1. Accounting and Control
2. Management (marketing, operations management, human resources management, business strategies)
3. Quantitative methods for Business and Economics (mathematics and statistics)

Additional requirements

The following options might be an asset to your evaluation:

- GMAT, GRE
- SAT
- References
- GPA (Grade Point Average)

Whenever necessary, the Commission may also ask candidates for an on-line interview.

Language requirements

English language: B2 level (CEFR) or equivalent certificate

Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

The University of Padova is one of Europe’s oldest and most prestigious seats of learning; it is a multi-disciplinary university that aims to provide its students with both professional training and a ... Read More

The University of Padova is one of Europe’s oldest and most prestigious seats of learning; it is a multi-disciplinary university that aims to provide its students with both professional training and a solid cultural background. A qualification from the University of Padova is a symbol of having achieved an ambitious objective, one that is recognised and coveted by both students and employers alike. Read Less