Global Business Management
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- University: Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
- Milan, Italy
- Duration: 24 months
Tuition fees per year -
Total tuition fees -
Program type Master's
Language taught in English
Start date September
What Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore says about their program:
"Students on the program develop skills to enable them to effectively identify solutions to managerial problems in an international setting, whilst understanding the dynamics."
First year Read
Business government relations - 10 ECTS:
Module Public Management for Competitiveness Module International Corporate Taxation and Tax Planning
Strategy and international business - 10 ECTS:
Module Corporate Strategy Module International Business
Economics of globalization - 10 ECTS:
Module International Competitiveness Module Free Trade Institutions and Policies
Managerial economics - 10 ECTS:
Mosule Economics Scenarios Module Competitive Behavior
Performance measurement and controlling - 10 ECTS:
Module International Financial Reporting Modile Performance Measurement and Incentives
Corporate finance - 5 ECTS
Internship - 6 ECTS
Second year Read
International human resource management - 5 ECTS
Intercultural Marketing - 10 ECTS
Module Distribution and trade decisions Module Sociology of consumer behaviour
Business Ethics - 5 ECTS
Business Analytics - 6 ECTS
Elective courses* - 15 ECTS
Thesis - 18 ECTS
* Elective courses Read
Corporate governance Sustainability management Small business management Small Business Management Public Private Partnership Financial markets and institutions
Please see below the admissions criteria required in order to apply at Universitá Cattolica del Sacro Cuore.
TOEFL 80 / IELTS 6.0 Global Business Management - TOEFL 85 / IELTS 6.5
Students for MSc who do not have a language certificate can apply anyway. They need to indicate if they are taking it at a later date (maximum date to hand scores - July 1).
If students have taken a Bachelors in English, they can indicate on the application form. They will need to upload a certificate unless transcript mentions that program was conducted in English.
Other certificates accepted: CAE - Cambridge Advanced
For 1 year Masters If students dont have the test, they can Skype interview to evaluate knowledge
Secondary school diploma requirements
All candidates need to complete high school studies and hold their Secondary School Diploma before August 30
In order to be eligible to apply to a bachelor’s program, candidates need to hold a high school qualification achieved after a minimum of 12 years of previous global schooling
Eligible candidates need to hold an undergraduate degree obtained after a minimum of 3 years of study (180 ECTS), which satisfies the requirements for access to second-level academic studies in the awarding country.
If candidates have undertaken less than 15 years of total schooling, they may not be eligible for admission.
The degree has to be issued by a higher education institution which is regularly accredited or recognized in the awarding country.
The undergraduate degree must be obtained before 31 July 2019.
- Completion of a four or five year degree
- Università Cattolica will evaluate candidates’ academic and personal background and decide if they meet the specific conditions for admission to the chosen graduate program.
Fall Semester (September):
- Non EU - deadline May 15
- EU - deadline June 15
Specialized Master Programs
- Fall Semester (September) - deadline June 30
- Spring Semester (January) - deadline October 30
Fees and funding
For European residents, the annual tuition fee is calculated on the basis of the financial background of the student’s family (no. of family members and nature/amount of yearly income) and the cost of the chosen degree program.
A student may pay from a minimum of about €3,600 (for lower family incomes and cheaper programs) to a maximum of about €8,900 (for higher family incomes and more expensive programs) per year.
For Non-European residents, a flat tuition fee is applied to international students residing outside the European Union and associated states. The full tuition fee amount is €8,540 per year.
However, this amount can be discounted if candidates request the “UCSC International Scholarship” while filling out the online application. The UCSC International Scholarship is an annual tuition fee reduction promoted by Università Cattolica in order to foster the access of international students to the degree programs.
Master's - 2 year programs:
- Non EU - €8,540 (€5,750 with scholarship) / year
- EU Students - €3,600 - 8,800 / year (their tuition is calculated based on family income)
- African Students - €3,000 / year
- Tuition varies from €6,000 - 15,000 / program
The UCSC International Scholarship is an annual tuition fee reduction promoted by Università Cattolica in order to foster the access of international students to the degree programs. The discount covers about 30% of the total cost. Applicants are notified of the award by email when they receive an offer for admission. The annual tuition fee applicable to undergraduate students who receive the UCSC International Scholarship is €5,750.
This scholarship is automatically extended from year to year for the normal duration of the degree program. Successful candidates must maintain full-time enrollment status in order to finish their degrees on time. Should the candidate be unable to graduate on the expected date, all additional costs will be at the student’s expense.
Visa requirements for Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
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