• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
In the Strategic Management for Global Business course at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore you will learn how to understand the drivers of long-term success of a company, recognize the challenges of the global context and to turn them into opportunities and leverage on the issues of impact management, corporate social responsibility and sustainability to boost business strategies.

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Learning objectives

During the Master in Strategic Management for Global Business offered by Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore you will develop:

  • a broad understanding of the firms as an organic mechanism that relates to a global economic and social environment
  • competences and capabilities to work in and strategically manage all functions of a company
  • knowledge to draw a sound and sustainable business and tools to start new entrepreneurial initiatives
  • skills and metrics to analyze an existing company (family business or client), highlighting strengths and weaknesses in order to develop and propose innovative and effective development plans, as entrepreneurs or strategic consultants
Career Opportunities

The Master prepares students to become:

  • Managers capable of guiding enterprises' processes and functions in an innovative, sustainable and socially responsible way, both in small and medium enterprises and in multinational contexts
  • Entrepreneurs of small and large scale enterprises capable of starting a new business and/or expanding an existing one
  • Consultants capable od profesionally and effectively interacting with clients and able to propose innovative strategic solutions for their business

Programme Structure

Courses will be grouped in the following five streams (corresponding to a set of competences to be developed):

  • Design strategy

Main topics: Business and Corporate Strategy, Entrepreneurship and business planning, Operations and project management, Innovation and Sustainability.

  • Manage organization and people

Main topics: Organization and HRM, Multicultural management, Leadership

  • Target global markets

Main topics: Strategic and digital marketing, Communication and promotion, Sales strategies and operations

  • Measure business performance

Main topics: Economics and Globalization, Financial and Managerial Accounting, Finance

  • Trend topics

Moreover, dedicated seminars and workshops will analyze the hottest market trend-topics and will offer students the tools to improve their chances to enter the job market.

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

  • Applicants may have various background with a preference for students from Business Administration, Economics or Engineering studies.
  • Strong motivation, managerial and entrepreneurial orientation as well as interest in the topics of impact for entrepreneurship, internationalization, innovative businesses, sustainability and CSR will add valur to your candidacy.
  • A good GMAT or GRE score (not compulsory) will facilitate access to a scholarship opportunity.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11004 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    11004 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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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.

Funding

All scholarships are assigned on a merit basis and will be mostly given to students who apply by the priority deadline. Some scholarships may also target specific geographic regions.

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