Universit Commerciale Luigi Bocconi

International Management, M.Sc.

ThisUniversit Commerciale Luigi Bocconi's MSc in International Management gives students the tools required to understand the global world we live in, training prospective managers and entrepreneurs to make a major contribution to the performance of organizations of all types around the world, while applying the ideas of responsible and sustainable futures to business operations in practice.

About

Through this Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi's MSc in International Management students will acquire the following skills:

Knowledge

  • Critical awareness of discipline-based concepts and approaches to understand the complexity of managing an organization in the global business arena.
  • Understanding of how acquired theoretical knowledge can be applied in practical international business situations.

Cognitive skills

  • Ability to acquire and analyze data and information, to evaluate their relevance and validity, and to synthesize a range of information sources needed to develop a sophisticated understanding of a rapidly changing international business context.
  • Skills in interdisciplinary analysis, drawing upon different empirical sources, analytical perspectives and sub-disciplines within management studies.

Professional skills

Be able to communicate effectively and convincingly, working in teams, managing time and planning work assignments.

Last but not least, you will have a lifelong experience in a multicultural and state-of-the-art learning environment in one of the most beautiful and vibrant countries in the world. Italy is a country that has so many different towns full of art, history and traditions, yet it is also Europe’s second-largest manufacturing power, and one of the largest exporting countries in the world. 

At Bocconi, students are exposed not only to Italian culture and lifestyle, but also to one of the most varied groups of companies and industries in the world.

Learning Objectives

The Master of Science in International Management has the following educational objectives:

  • provide advanced preparation in the main business areas focusing on the international context: business management, marketing, corporate finance, labor management, operations and supply chain;
  • develop a complete overview of the problems linked to the operative, strategic management of companies operating on a global scale, keeping in mind the peculiarities of an international and often multicultural context;
  • complete your preparation in the business field providing competences in subjects as economics, quantitative and juridical, so as to develop problem analysis skills in interdisciplinary areas;
  • develop competences via educational activities inside and outside the classroom which promote student-teacher interaction and interaction between the students themselves as well as analysis of complex problems, problem solving skills, ability to present and discuss the results of one’s work;
  • promote competence (in the business area) in the use of English and of a second EU language to work effectively and efficiently in one’s profession.

Programme Structure

Year 1

  • Corporate Strategy
  • Organization
  • Marketing Decisions
  • International Finance
  • Foundations of Globalization I
  • Foundations of Globalization II
  • Principles of Business Analytics
  • Performance Measurement
  • International Comparative Business Law
  • Global Operations and Supply Chain Management(compulsory)

Year 2

  • Free track
  • 3 electives
  • Study Abroad Programs
  • Internship (compulsory)
  • Foreign languages (two languages)
  • Thesis
For more information, please check the programme website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go To The Course Website
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English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

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Academic Requirements

International applicants

In all the selection rounds, International applicants are selected on the basis of a process that takes into consideration all elements of their profile, focusing on three components:

  • Results of the GMAT (or GRE) test
  • Grade point average of exams passed in the Undergraduate program
  • Evaluation of the applicant's Curriculum vitae / Resume and Personal statement, possibility of personal assessment interview.

StudyPortals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Master's below. these courses will be necessary if:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 13326 International
  • EUR 13326 EU/EEA
  • First year tuition fee: 13,326
  • Second year tuition fee: 12,711

Funding

Bocconi University is committed to making a higher education available to all talented students: we welcome motivated and bright students, regardless of their families financial situation. For years Bocconi has undertaken an investment policy to support deserving students, through an expanding financial aid system based on both merit and need. Thanks to agreements made with the top Italian banks, our students also have access to a variety of student loan options.

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