• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
The Master in International Business at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore provides a relevant training experience that allows participants to join the next wave of dynamic business leaders. The program will train you to have the skills needed to succeed in the global marketplace.


Contents are designed according to firms’ requirements, allowing companies to select up-to-date competencies to successfully face global business perspectives in rapidly changing economies.

The Master in International Busines offered by Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore challenges its students through rigorous coursework and practical work activities, training its students to place concepts and theory into practical application. Set in diverse global contexts and in a global classroom, MIB students don’t merely think global, they simply become global.

Learning objectives

Students will be asked to use all the acquired knowledge and skills to solve international management problems, consolidating them and applying them to the real world of business. One of the most important components of the course is the strong collaboration with an impressive network of firms. This provides participants with first-hand access to professional expertise to prepare them for the international business world.

Several practical work activities are offered with the aim to turn academic experience and theoretical knowledge into a professional, multicultural experience. Acquired skills include change management, customer-driven transformation, group negotiation and intercultural communication, project management, business process analysis and management.

Career Opportunities

The program prepares students for a range of diverse careers, providing students the opportunity to work in varied roles and geographies. Many take management positions in departments of multinational companies and SMEs, in areas including general management, human resources, accounting, foreign trade and international marketing. Others find roles in the field of business consultancy.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Economic and financial analysis
  • International finance
  • Industrial economics
  • International marketing
  • International banking
  • International people management
  • International brand management
  • Legal system and international contractual law

                      Detailed Programme Facts

                      • More details:
                        • Priority consideration deadline: 1 February
                        • Final deadline: June 30
                      • Programme intensity Full-time
                        • Full-time duration 12 months
                        • Duration description
                          MIB Fast Track: 12-15 months (depending on the duration of the Internship); MIB International Track: 15-18 months; Master level Track: 24 months (1-year abroad)
                      • Credits
                        70 ECTS
                        Total ECTS: 70, 100, 120 (depending on track)
                      • Languages
                        • English
                      • Delivery mode
                        On Campus
                      • More information Go to the programme website

                      English Language Requirements

                      This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

                      Academic Requirements

                      • Students may have various backgrounds in Agriculture, Biotechnology, Industrial Chemistry, Information Technology, Economics and Management, Engineering, Foreign Languages, Law, Literature and Philosophy, Physics, Statistics, Mathematics, Political Sciences, Chemistry, Psychology, Sociology, Statistics;
                      • A good command of the English language (both oral and written) is essential. Good knowledge of a second language is an advantage;
                      • The potential candidates should be interested in international career developments, have an inclination to interpersonal relationships and team work, sensibility for international cultures. 

                      Tuition Fee

                      • International

                        12000 EUR/year
                        Tuition Fee
                        Based on the original amount of 12000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
                      • EU/EEA

                        12000 EUR/year
                        Tuition Fee
                        Based on the original amount of 12000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
                      We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

                      Living costs for Milano

                      • 850 - 1450 EUR/month
                        Living Costs

                      The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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