1. Business and Innovation
Milan is without a doubt the nerve center of the economy and business in Italy. Some of the most popular and successful companies in Italy were established here: Alfa Romeo, whose name is synonymous with the automotive world (1910), Pirelli, the famous tyre company founded in 1872 and Prada, the fashion brand founded in 1913. Several of the most important companies in Italy and in the world choose Milan and its surroundings for their branches (Nestle, Bugatti, Huawei, Vuitton, Mercedes etc ) . Print media too, has a strong base in the region: "Corriere della sera" is the most important daily in Milan, "Gazzetta dello sport" is nations official sports newspaper, and "Sole 24 ore" is the most important financial newspaper in Italy
Milan has much more to offer besides excellence in business. The city is rich in history with fascinating sites such as CASTELLO FORZESCO and LA SCALA theatre which has hosted some of Milans extraordinary talents for generations.
While studying here in Milan you can enjoy a big slice of Italian Culture. From LEONARDOs LAST SUPPER to the newly opened museum, MUSEO DEL 900, there is a huge variety of choice.
4. Fashion and Style
Milan is well known worldwide as the Italian fashion and style centre. Here not only is some of the best shopping in the world, but you also have the chance to participate in various fashion events that take place here.
MIP and theDepartment of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineeringtogether make up theSchool of Management of Politecnico di Milano, which is involved in all the many aspects surrounding research and education in the fields of management, economics and industrial engineering.
Today MIP has changed its name and is now MIP Politecnico di Milano Graduate School of Business, retaining its organizational structure composed of the University, and of 17 national and multinational companies: Assolombarda, Bticino, Italtel, Pirelli & C, Edison, Fondazione Italcementi Cav. Lav. Carlo Pesenti, ENI Corporate University, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles-Magneti Marelli, Telecom Italia, Danieli & C. Officine Meccaniche, IBM Italia, Hitachi, Luxottica, Vodafone, Snam, BIP Business Integration Partners and OTB.
In 2007, the School of Management was accredited by EQUIS.
Since first joining the Financial Times’ rankings of best European Business Schools in 2009, the School of Management received confirmation, in 2014, of the quality of its educational offer, after continuously improving its position and climbing up to the 38th place, with the following five programmes, three of which are Master courses, being included in the list:
In 2013, the MBA and Executive MBA programmes received the prestigious international accreditation, AMBA (Association of MBAs).
From 2014, the School is member of UniCON (International University Consortium for Executive Education), PRME (Principles for Responsible Management Education) and Cladea (Latin American Council of Management Schools).
MIP has always been recognised for the quality and excellence of its programmes; over the years it has established lasting contacts with leading national and international institutions for management training accreditation.
In 2007, the School of Management achieved the prestigious EQUIS accreditation (European Quality Improvement System) and joined the circle of the 140 leading business schools accredited by EFMD (European Foundation for Management Development).
In Italy, MIPs MBA and Executive MBA programmes are among the Master courses accredited by ASFOR (Corporate Management Training Association). In particular, the Executive MBA was the first Italian EMBA to have obtained this prestigious recognition in 2004 and is the only programme in Italy to have gained a second certificate of quality in 2008, following the accreditation of its e-learning platform.
Through its Executive MBA, MIP is a member of the EMBA Council, an association of the worlds most important business schools whose activities and international network promote excellence and innovation in executive training programmes.
MIP is certified ISO 9001:2000 for its financed training projects (IT03/0772) and ECM project - Educazione Continua in Medicina Healthcare Lifelong Learning Education).
In order to ensure the increasingly efficient and transparentmanagement of its operations, MIP has implemented an Organisational and Management Model, in accordance with Legislative Decree no. 231 of 8 June 2001 (Model 231).
The International Students Office will help and support you in some of the procedures connected with your stay in Italy. ISO will also offer support for everyday difficulties you may encounter living in a foreign country. You will receive different assistance according to your needs.
Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at MIP Politecnico Di Milano!
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS we offer you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.