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The Master Degree in Management Engineering offered at the University of Palermo is an online program that allows participants to complement the in-depth knowledge and the way of thinking generated by an engineering background and develop the ability to take strategic decisions and tackle management issues. 

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Management engineers are managers with advanced quantitative problem-solving skills and the ability to manage companies operating in increasingly complex, international and technologically advanced environments. The Master Degree in Management Engineering offered at the University of Palermo  is inherently multidisciplinary and integrates high-level management skills with in-depth technical competences in several areas, such as operations and supply chain, finance, economics, project management, innovation, strategy, logistics and technology management.

What can you do with it?

The Management Engineering online program opens up rewarding and exciting career opportunities for its students. The multiple business function skills of the management engineer allow her/him to find a job very quickly (official statistics report that in 2019, 97.7% of graduate students found an employment within one year from graduation). Management Engineering graduates can find employment in all kinds of industries (Automotive, Agrofood, Oil and Gas, Textile and Fashion, Business Consulting, Banks, Healthcare, Public administration, etc.) and fill different positions in a variety of business functions (Operations and Supply Chain, Marketing, Corporate Finance, R&D, Controlling, etc.).

Programme Structure

The Management Engineering online program is entirely taught in English and is divided into three discipline blocks:

  • Methodological disciplines include the methodological foundations of second level management engineering such as advanced statistical methods and tools for management engineering, business process modelling techniques, project management methodology and software;
  • The core disciplines study the main business functions of every company, such as marketing, corporate finance, strategy, operations and supply chain, technological innovation and human resources;
  • The elective (focus) disciplines relate to more specific topics such as sustainable technologies, public sector economics, industrial safety, technology analysis, smart manufacturing.

The educational model of the program is strongly based on active learning and the courses are taught with several teaching methods: lectures, practical sessions, case studies, flipped classroom, and in-class discussion. Students are involved in practical-based labs and project works developed in teams where they can experience real challenges and apply the skills, methods and knowledge acquired.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You’ll need a first cycle University Degree. You may choose only 2nd cycle Degree Courses compliant with your 1st cycle Degree.

Tuition Fee

Foreign students will finalize the enrollment by presenting their personal income certificate (ISEE - a document that can be requested at a dedicated help desk), in order to be located in the proper tax area to calculate the right amount of fees.

If they do not present any personal income certificate, they will have to pay a standard amount of fees: €300 for students from a member country of the DAC LIST OCSE; €600 for those NOT from a DAC LIST OCSE country. 

In addition they will pay the regional tax (€ 150) and the virtual revenue stamp (€ 16).

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Living costs for Palermo

610 - 870 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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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