12 months
Duration
8840 EUR/year
3600 EUR/year
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About

The Master's Course in International Cooperation and Development at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore offers a robust multidisciplinary training and specialized technical and managerial competences. Both are key in forming the ability to interpret local and international events, to interact with all stakeholders, to identify and manage environmentally and local culture friendly interventions. 

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Overview

The Master's Course in International Cooperation and Development at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore  trains young professionals to contribute to development cooperation with their knowledge, creativity, personality and professional competences to: 

  • Identify local needs through a bottom-up approach
  • Manage technical, financial and administrative aspects of cooperation initiatives
  • Involve local civil society in identifying and managing resources
  • Collaborate with national and international institutions within the local policy framework
  • Promote good governance, human rights and human dignity within state and non state actors
  • Address transnational issues such as migration, trafficking and money laundering
  • Promote participatory processes, institution and democracy building

Career prospects

The MICaD programme conjugates theoretical knowledge and practical experience, so to give students a specific set of professional skills to successfully face the global job market, and to foster development cooperation with personal creativity competence:

  • Identifying local needs, valorizing partnering, bottom-up approaches.
  • Managing technical, financial and administrative aspects of cooperation initiatives.
  • Accompanying development actors and civil society in identifying resources and deciding upon their use.
  • Collaborating with national and international institutions within the policy framework of the country where projects are implemented.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Economic and Human Development
  • Geopolitics
  • Trade and Finance for Development
  • Development Law and Institutions
  • Project Cycle Management
  • Development Actors and Strategies 
  • Crisis Prevention, Relief and Recovery
  • Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
84

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
84

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates best suited for the programme will have a background in Political Science, Economics, Law, Humanities, Education, Foreign Languages, Psychology, Social Science, Engineering, Nursing Science, Agronomy, Environmental Science. This Master is however also open to all graduates from other faculties
  • Strong motivation, possibly experience-based 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8840 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8840 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3600 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU: A student may pay from a minimum of about € 3600 (for lower family incomes) to a maximum of about € 9300 (for higher family incomes) per year
  • Non-European residents: flat fee EUR 8,840 
  • Financial aid and scholarship opportunities available.

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. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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