• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
The Master in Luxury Goods Management at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore is aimed at those students who wish to carry out their career path in the luxury industry, a sector that requires both an understanding of the process of creativity and a solid managerial approach in order to succeed in an international multifaceted environment.


With a concrete approach, the Master in Luxury Goods Management offered by Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore allows you to understand the peculiar logic and strategies of luxury companies, who master the ability to craft products desired by clients worldwide.

Learning Objectives

Starting from the necessary cultural foundations of luxury and the understanding of the utmost importance of craftsmanship and of the Métiers d’Art which are vital for this industry, EMLUX proceeds to unfold the managerial tools that dominate the functions of a luxury company, with a particular focus on brand and marketing management, communication, retail, finance and accounting, which are key to obtain economic stability and long term growth. 

Our approach is cross-functional as we believe that today’s and tomorrow’s managers are required not only to be specialized in their own field of expertise, but need to be aware of all the connections among different areas.

Career Opportunities

EMLUX allows you to acquire an overview of all the different functions of a luxury company so you will be able to understand the peculiarities of the companies that operate in this sector and choose the path for the professional growth that best suits your interests and passions. Participants will, therefore, be exposed to the fundamentals needed to start the following careers:

  • Marketing or Brand manager
  • Product manager
  • Licensing manager
  • Retail/wholesale manager
  • Communication manager
  • Area manager
  • Buyer/Merchandiser

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Luxury: definition, environment and characteristics (intr. course)
  • Sociocultural analysis of luxury
  • Human resource management & business organization
  • Cross cultural management & organization
  • Marketing management
  • Brand management
  • Global integrated marketing communication
  • Research techniques in the luxury industry

                                  Detailed Programme Facts

                                  • More details:
                                    • Priority consideration deadline: 1 February
                                    • Final deadline: June 30
                                      • Programme intensity Full-time
                                        • Full-time duration 12 months
                                      • Credits
                                        70 ECTS
                                      • 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.

                                      General Requirements

                                      • Completion of at least an undergraduate degree, obtained after a minimum of 3 years of study (180 ECTS)
                                      • The undergraduate degree must be obtained before the start of the program
                                      • Università Cattolica will evaluate candidates’ academic and personal background and decide if they meet the specific conditions for admission to the chosen graduate program

                                      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.


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