Master's Degree in Business Studies in Bologna in Italy

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A Masters degree gives you the opportunity to either further your understanding of a particular question or take off in a completely different way using skills you have gained from your previous undergraduate degree.

Business studies is an academic program that is designed for students wanting to learn more about how businesses are run. Courses may include more general topics or more specific ones to help prepare students for a particular career.

Italy, officially the Italian Republic, is a unitary parliamentary republic within the European Union, located in Southern Europe. To the north, it borders France, Switzerland, Austria, and Slovenia along the Alps.

Among one of the very old cities of Italy, Bologna has always been a very distinguished place to visit and obtain education. Educational institutions, such as the University of Bolonga, boast of well-educated faculty and education in medieval art, music and culture.

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Master in Business Management / Retail Management

Bologna Business School
Campus Full time 12 months December 2016 Italy Bologna

The Retail Management specialization of the Master in Business Management is designed to train future managers in the distribution sector and the consumer goods industry by supplying them with practical experience and knowledge... [+]

Masters in Business Studies in Bologna in Italy. Master in Business Management / Retail Management The Retail Management specialization of the Master in Business Management is designed to train future managers in the distribution sector and the consumer goods industry by supplying them with practical experience and knowledge which combines techniques tailored to the marketing, finance and production production components of this industry. Our students will be ready to overcome the typical problems and break-through barriers of this challenging sector. A year of study involves, interaction, immersion, direct contact with entrepreneurs, managers and leaders of the retail industry, international master lectures, project work in collaboration with the most important professionals in the sector, all this comes with a personalized placement which will enable quick insertion in the sector (85% of our graduates achieve placement within 6 months). A successful business in the retail world, from large retail stores to privately owned stores, can not go without tools for planning, marketing of the product and means of marketing, internationalization of business strategies and market analysis. The Master prepares professionals with specific skills, by turning them into managers capable of steering the company’s offers in the appropriate commercial channels, to seize the opportunities of the new logic of e-business projects and innovative distribution. The Retail Management track of the Master in Business Management is divided into 3 terms that integrate classroom activities, relevant work testimonials, group work, workshops, and corporate projects which last for one month each and are in the context of distribution. The Master concludes with an internship in a company. THE MASTER IS AN INVESTMENT. THE HONOR LOAN IS THE WAY TO FUND IT. “PerTe Prestito Con Lode”, a long-term and low-interest honor loan, with no collateral required to cover the full amount of the tuition fee. KEY FACTS FORMAT: Full-time LANGUAGE: Italian DURATION: 12 months CFU/ECTS: 60 AVERAGE AGE: 26 PARTICIPANTS: 20-50 CALENDAR APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 11, 2016 SELECTION: November 16, 2016 ENROLLMENT DEADLINE: December 12, 2016 START DATE: December 2016 STRUCTURE The Master in Business Management – Retail Management is a full-time program structured in 1,500 hours of learning activities over 12 months of study, divided into: 360 hours of lecturing, an estimated 540 hours of independent study, and 600 hours of internship. The structure of the Master is divided into three terms: First term: December 2016 – April 2017 Second term: May 2017 – July 2017 Internship: September 2017 – March 2017 Classroom participation is about 30 hours per week structured in order to allow time to work in groups, while not neglecting individual students focus and management of interpersonal relationships. The course is enriched by 3 extensive company projects with a sectorial approach (each lasting one month) that are spaced and integrated with classroom activities and case studies. The Master offers Business Administration courses intended to consolidate the conceptual knowledge and the operational techniques that are applied to the companies. There are also courses and projects with a focus on sectorial issues of Retail Management. Business Administration courses are concentrated mainly in the first term and are common to all the Master specializations; while track specific courses and company projects take place in the second term. Given the importance of English language in business, the School offers the opportunity to participate in English conversation sessions within the classroom. The Master program is constantly updated and adjusted to market needs through continuous interaction between faculty and a specific Management Committee: Fabio Aiola, Retail Director Europa, Valentino • Serena Boni, Director of SARC di Gruppo, Unipol Assicurazioni • Gianluca Camplone, Partner, Mc Kinsey & Co • Carlo Caranza, Managing Consultant • Fabio D’Angelantonio, Vice President Executive Retail Lusso e Sole, Luxottica • Oscar Farinetti, Founder, Eataly • Fabrizio Penta, Business Director, Mandarina Duck • Ivano Piran, HR Director, Profumerie Limoni • Gianni Tofanelli, Marketing Manager, Chiarezza.it • Angelo Trubia, HR Director, Gruppo Mercatone Uno COURSES ADMINISTRATION AND AUDIT BUSINESS COMMUNICATION CATEGORY MANAGEMENT CORPORATE FINANCE DIGITAL MARKETING ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL ANALYSIS OF THE DISTRIBUTION MARKETING MARKETING RESEARCH RETAIL MANAGEMENT SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT LEARNING METHOD The educational sessions provide different learning methods, including lectures, simulations, discussions of case studies, presentations by companies, testimonies, and group work. The curriculum is complete with a series of Master Lectures given by professionals from the world of business, academia, and politics, which also provide numerous opportunities for discussion and interaction with the business world through case histories. The program is developed in close collaboration with business partners both during the courses, and during the three sectorial company projects; the didactic approach is totally different from traditional university courses, as the lessons of the Master provide practical tools which allow practitioners to carry out concrete projects. This project vision consists of: A business plan (January to December 2017) developed during the entire Master 3 major projects of 1 month each (May, June and July 2017) related to the chosen field Other shorter projects within single lessons The final project for the internship. CAREER DEVELOPMENT Building synergies with businesses is a priority and a distinguishing characteristic of all programs of the Alma Bologna Business School, including the Master in Business Administration – Retail Management. The School is fully dedicated to preparing students for the job market and it accomplishes this through systematic career development, with an ongoing commitment to combine the best professional projects by students with the demands of businesses. The internship is an excellent springboard to the professional world, evidenced by the fact that six months after completing the full-time master at Alma Bologna Business School, an average of 85% of alumni are working in a company. FEES The tuition fee for the Master is 11.200 euro (VAT free) which is divided into two installments: First installment: 1.500,00 euros Second installment: 6.000,00 euros Third installment: 3.700,00 euros The fee includes participation in the Master, all the study material available through the online platform, and access to the services and facilities of Bologna Business School such as: personal account for the Alma wi-fi, use of the PCs in the Computer Lab, access to the study areas, access to the internal gym, special rates for the School restaurant. Furthermore, the fee gives participants the right to take advantage of the supporting activities of the School, such as the language courses and the master lectures by invitation. Free parking is also available within the BBS campus. Additionally, with the Student Card of the University of Bologna, students have access to all of the university facilities, including over 100 libraries, digital resources and study halls (including databases and online subscriptions); the three city center canteens and all university student related discount offers. HONOR LOAN Thanks to the agreement between Bologna Business School and Intesa Sanpaolo, participants are eligible to apply for “PerTe Prestito Con Lode”, a long-term and low-interest honor loan. Main characteristics: Loan amount equal to the enrollment fee Reduced interest rate No collateral required Repayable in 10 years No early closing fees SCHOLARSHIPS Bologna Business School provides merit-based partial scholarships to the leading candidates in the selection process. Furthermore, at the end of the master, the School assigns a prize to the best student. The cost of the Master can be covered in full or partially by third parties: public bodies, foundations, or companies. INPS Thanks to the contribution of INPS (Istituto Nazionale della Previdenza Sociale), scholarships of 10.000 euros will be available to INPS employees or retired members, to their children or orphans. [-]

Master in Business Management / Asian Markets

Bologna Business School
Campus Full time 12 months December 2016 Italy Bologna

The Master in Business Management – Asian Markets was conceived in order to train young managers to develop their managerial skills with particular knowledge and expertise in this emerging new market. [+]

Master in Business Management / Asian Markets The Master in Business Management – Asian Markets was conceived in order to train young managers to develop their managerial skills with particular knowledge and expertise in this emerging new market. This Master focuses on the ideal marketing, finance and production techniques as it pertains to the Asian Markets. The Master aids in understanding environmental, normative and cultural obstacles which the companies need to face both in relation to consumers and to the State. The collaboration with entrepreneurs, managers and influencers, combined with a personalized placement service, allows for developing a professionalism based on competence in business administration and an in-depth knowledge of the Asian markets. Today China is the biggest exporter in the world, and the second largest importer after the US, with a pool of over a billion potential consumers. Its GDP has grown with an average of 10% over the last 30 years, transforming the country into the second economic power of the world. The Far East (from Korea to Thailand passing Hong Kong) absorbs 5.5 billion in exports from the Italian fashion complex, but also imports extensively from our leaders in agri-food and the mechanical industry. These numbers explain the enormous potential for a business oriented around the Asian markets. This Master will allow you to understand the market’s opportunities, which is also thanks to a network of international business schools, interaction with a Faculty of Italian academics, visiting professors, guest speakers and top managers. The Master in Business Management – Asian Markets is organized into 3 terms which integrate classroom activities, testimonials, group projects, workshops and business projects with a length of 1 month each and are dedicated to this region. The program allows you to acquire managerial tools that are essential for assuming a key role in the internationalization processes of the companies that work towards the Asian markets. You will have the possibility to interact with expert managers, who based on their personal experiences are able to explain daily and strategic problems and the solutions they adopted. The Master concludes with an internship at a company. THE MASTER IS AN INVESTMENT. THE HONOR LOAN IS THE WAY TO FUND IT. “PerTe Prestito Con Lode”, a long-term and low-interest honor loan, with no collateral required to cover the full amount of the tuition fee. KEY FACTS FORMAT: Full-time LANGUAGE: Italian DURATION: 12 months CFU/ECTS: 60 AVERAGE AGE: 26 PARTICIPANTS: 20-50 CALENDAR APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 11, 2016 SELECTION: November 16, 2016 ENROLLMENT DEADLINE: December 12, 2016 START DATE: December 2016 STRUCTURE The Master in Business Management – Asian Markets is a full-time program structured in 1,500 hours of learning activities over 12 months of study, divided into: 360 hours of lecturing, an estimated 540 hours of independent study, and 600 hours of internship. The structure of the Master is divided into three terms: First term: December 2016-April 2017, in Bologna Second term: May 2017-July 2017 Internship: September 2017-December 2017 Classroom participation is about 30 hours per week structured in order to allow time to work in groups, while not neglecting individual students focus and management of interpersonal relationships. The course is enriched by 3 extensive company projects with a sectorial approach (each lasting one month) that are spaced and integrated with classroom activities and case studies. The Master offers Business Administration courses intended to consolidate the conceptual knowledge and the operational techniques that are applied to companies. There are also courses and projects with a focus on sectorial issues of Asian Markets. Business Administration courses are concentrated mainly in the first term and are common to all the Master specializations; while track specific courses and company projects take place in the second term. Given the importance of English language in business, the School offers the opportunity to participate in English conversation sessions within the classroom. The Master program is constantly updated and adjusted to market needs through continuous interaction between faculty and a specific Management Committee: Fabrizio Andalò, Export Manager, Zucchetti • Saverio Bellomo, International Operations Director, Eclipse Aerospace • Massimiliano Brescia, International Sales Manager, AbbVie • Davide Caramico, Global Brand Manager, Ferretti Group • Franco Magagni, Independent Management Consulting Professional • Fabio Martinelli, Member of the Executive Committee, Sfir Group • Marco Mazzanti, Group Technical Director, Gruppo PBM • Luca Rossi, Vice General Director, Confindustria Emilia-Romagna • Tiziano Toschi, Senior Vice President Global R&D, Electrolux Major Appliances • Marcello Zannini, Innovation Director, Calzoni COURSES ADMINISTRATION AND AUDIT ADVANCED ENGLISH LANGUAGE FOR BUSINESS BUSINESS COMMUNICATION CORPORATE FINANCE DIGITAL MARKETING INTERNATIONALIZATION OF ITALIAN COMPANIES IN NEW MARKETS MANAGEMENT OF ASIAN MARKETS MARKETING MARKETING RESEARCH SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT LEARNING METHOD The educational sessions provide different learning methods, including lectures, simulations, discussions of case studies and presentations by companies, testimonies, group work. The curriculum is completed with master lectures held by professionals from the worlds of business, academia and politics, with opportunities for discussion and interaction with the business world through case histories. The program is developed in close collaboration with business partners both during the courses, split into two phases, and during the three sectorial company projects; the didactic approach is totally different from traditional university courses, as the lessons of the Master provide practical tools which allow practitioners to carry out concrete projects. This project vision consists of: A business plan (January to December 2017) developed during the whole Master 3 major projects of 1 month each (May, June and July 2017) related to the chosen field Other shorter projects within single lessons The final project for the internship. CAREER DEVELOPMENT Building synergies with businesses is a priority and a distinguishing characteristic of all programs of the Alma Bologna Business School, including the Master in Business Management – Asian Markets. The School is fully dedicated to preparing students for the job market and it accomplishes this through systematic career development, with an ongoing commitment to combine the best professional projects by students with the demands of businesses. The internship is an excellent springboard to the professional world, evidenced by the fact that six months after completing the full-time master at Alma Bologna Business School, an average of 85% of alumni are working in a company. FEES The tuition fee for the Master is 11,200 euros (VAT free) to be paid in three installments: First installment: 1.500,00 euros Second installment: 6.000,00 euros Third installment: 3.700,00 euros The fee includes participation in the Master, all the study material available through the online platform, and access to the services and facilities of Alma Bologna Business School such as: personal account for the Alma wi-fi, use of the PC in the Computer Lab, access to the study areas, access to the internal gym, special rates for the School restaurant. Furthermore, the fee gives participants the right to take advantage of the supporting activities of the School, such as the language courses and the master lectures by invitation. Free parking is also available within the BBS campus. Additionally, with the Student Card of the University of Bologna, students have access to all of the university facilities, including over 100 libraries, digital resources and study halls (including databases and online subscriptions); the three city center canteens and all university student related discount offers. HONOR LOAN Thanks to the agreement between Bologna Business School and Intesa Sanpaolo, participants are eligible to apply for “PerTe Prestito Con Lode”, a long-term and low-interest honor loan. Main characteristics: Loan amount equal to the enrollment fee Reduced interest rate No collateral required Repayable in 10 years No early closing fees SCHOLARSHIPS Bologna Business School gives partial scholarships, which are merit based and awarded to students who are among-the first to classify during the selection process. At the end of the study period, the school will award a prize to the best student. You can get support for the application costs by sponsorships through third parties i.e. public bodies, charitable foundations or companies. INPS Thanks to the contribution of INPS (Istituto Nazionale della Previdenza Sociale), scholarships of 10.000 euros will be available to INPS employees or retired members, to their children or orphans. [-]

Master in Business Management / Latin American Markets

Bologna Business School
Campus Full time 12 months December 2016 Italy Bologna

The Master in Business Management – Latin American Markets, was conceived in order to train contemporary managers to be capable of successfully applying marketing, finance and production techniques to the unique and specific aspects linked to this new emerging market. [+]

Masters in Business Studies in Bologna in Italy. Master in Business Management / Latin American Markets The Master in Business Management – Latin American Markets, was conceived in order to train contemporary managers to be capable of successfully applying marketing, finance and production techniques to the unique and specific aspects linked to this new emerging market. The Master is carried out in collaboration with the School of Economics and the School of Foreign Languages and Literature of the University of Bologna, because with any new market it is important to link linguistic and communicative aspects to the comprehension of management tools. For European companies the export to Latin America has reached a quota of more than 25 billion euro per year. The regional environment in this territory displays very characterizing internal differences and cultural peculiarities. This Master helps in understanding the business opportunities of this market and evaluating its environmental, normative and cultural obstacles and potentials. The Latin American Markets track of the Master in Business Management provides a study period in Bologna for learning the analytical, operative, research, management and marketing tools necessary for managing a company interested in internationalization. Furthermore, thanks to a special partnership with universities and local businesses, the Master in enriched with a studyterm and business project which will be carried out on-site in Buenos Aires. The Master concludes with a 3-month internship at a company. THE MASTER IS AN INVESTMENT. THE HONOR LOAN IS THE WAY TO FUND IT. “PerTe Prestito Con Lode”, a long-term and low-interest honor loan, with no collateral required to cover the full amount of the tuition fee. KEY FACTS FORMAT: Full-time LANGUAGE: Italian DURATION: 12 months CFU/ECTS: 60 AVERAGE AGE: 26 PARTICIPANTS: 20-50 CALENDAR APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 11, 2016 SELECTION: November 16, 2016 ENROLLMENT DEADLINE: December 12, 2016 START DATE: December 2016 STRUCTURE The Master in Business Management – Latin American Markets is a full-time program structured in 1,500 hours of learning activities over 12 months of study, divided into: 360 hours of lecturing, an estimated 540 hours of independent study, and 600 hours of internship. The structure of the Master is divided into three terms: First term: December 2016-April 2017, in Bologna Second term: May 2017-July 2017,in BuenosAires, in the Argentinian campus of the University of Bologna Internship: September 2017-December 2017, in Latin America or Italy, as the student chooses. One of the unique characteristics of the Latin American Markets concentration is that it is conducted in two locations. During the first term, the Master takes place at the Bologna campus of the Bologna Business School, with courses in business administration intended to consolidate and apply to company cases the concepts, and technical and operational methodologies learned in class. From May onwards, students move to the Buenos Aires campus of the University of Bologna, where they participate in courses and projects with partner companies with a focus on Latin American markets. The component of the master held in Buenos Aires will be conducted mainly in Spanish, so knowledge of the language is a mandatory requirement for entry to the master. Classroom participation is about 30 hours per week and is structured in order to allow time to work in groups, while not neglecting individual students focus and management of interpersonal relationships. The course is enriched by 3 extensive company projects with a sectorial approach (each lasting one month) that are spaced and integrated with classroom activities and case studies. The Master offers courses of Business Administration intended to consolidate the conceptual knowledge, and the operational techniques that are applied to companies. There are also courses and projects with a focus on sectorial issues of Latin American Markets. Business Administration courses are concentrated mainly in the first term and are common to all the Master specializations; while track specific courses and company projects take place in the second term. The Master program is constantly updated and adjusted to market needs through continuous interaction between faculty and a specific Management Committee: Lorenzo Baroncini, President and Director General, Ducati Energía Sud América S.A. • Pablo Cámara,President, Coffice S.A., Lavazza • Nicolás De Gracia, President and CEO, Telespazio Argentina S.A. • José María Hidalgo, General Director, ENDESA • Franco Livini, President, Pirelli Neumáticos SAIC • Cesare Margotta, President, Seguros Generali Argentina, Vicepresident, Caja de Ahorro y Seguros S.A. • Rubén Cesar Moleon, Managing Director, Pilotes Trevi • Cristiano Santiago Argentino Rattazzi, President, Fiat Argentina, Vicepresident, ADEFA • Natale A. Rigano, President, Fiat Industrial Argentina COURSES ADMINISTRATION AND AUDIT BUSINESS COMMUNICATION BUSINESS SPANISH CORPORATE FINANCE DIGITAL MARKETING INTERNATIONALIZATION OF COMPANIES IN LATIN AMERICAN MARKETS MANAGEMENT OF LATIN AMERICAN MARKETS MARKETING MARKETING RESEARCH SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT LEARNING METHOD The educational sessions provide different learning methods, including lectures, simulations, discussions of case studies, presentations by companies, testimonies and group work. The curriculum is complete with a series of Master Lectures given by professionals from the world of business, academia, and politics, which also provide numerous opportunities for discussion and interaction with the business world through case histories. The program is developed in close collaboration with business partners both during the courses and during the three sectorial company projects; the didactic approach is totally different from traditional university courses, as the lessons of the Master provide practical tools which allow practitioners to carry out concrete projects. This project vision consists of: a business plan (January to December 2017) developed during the entire Master 3 major projects of 1 month each (May, June and July 2017) related to the chosen field other shorter projects within single lessons the final project for the internship. CAREER DEVELOPMENT Building synergies with businesses is a priority and a distinguishing characteristic of all programs of the Alma Bologna Business School, including the Master in Business Management – Latin American Markets. The School is fully dedicated to preparing students for the job market and it accomplishes this through systematic career development, with an ongoing commitment to combine the best professional projects by students with the demands of businesses. The internship is an excellent springboard to the professional world, evidenced by the fact that six months after completing the full-time master at Alma Bologna Business School, an average of 85% of alumni are working in a company. FEES The tuition fee for the Master is 11,200 euros (VAT free) to be paid in three installments: First installment: 1.500,00 euros Second installment: 6.000,00 euros Third installment: 3.700,00 euros The fee includes participation in theMaster, all the study material available through the online platform, and access to the services and facilities of Alma Bologna Business School such as: personal account for the Alma wi-fi, use of the PC in the Computer Lab, access to the study areas, access to the internal gym, special rates for the School restaurant. Furthermore, the fee gives participants the right to take advantage of the supporting activities of the School, such as the language courses and the master lectures by invitation. Free parking is also available within the BBS campus. Additionally, with the Student Card of the University of Bologna, students have access to all of the university facilities, including over 100 libraries, digital resources and study halls (including databases and online subscriptions); the three city center canteens and all university student related discount offers. HONOR LOAN Thanks to the agreement between Bologna Business School and Intesa Sanpaolo, participants are eligible to apply for “PerTe Prestito Con Lode”, a long-term and low-interest honor loan. Main characteristics: Loan amount equal to the enrollment fee Reduced interest rate No collateral required Repayable in 10 years No early closing fees SCHOLARSHIPS Bologna Business School provides merit-based partial scholarships to the leading candidates in the selection process. Furthermore, at the end of the master, the School assigns a prize to the best student. Furthermore, participants enrolling in the Master in Business Management with a concentration in Latin American Markets are entitled to a special fee reduction of 2,000 euros. The cost of the Master can be covered in full or partially by third parties: public bodies, foundations, or companies. INPS Thanks to the contribution of INPS (Istituto Nazionale della Previdenza Sociale), scholarships of 10.000 euros will be available to INPS employees or retired members, to their children or orphans. [-]

Master in Business Management / Made in Italy

Bologna Business School
Campus Full time 12 months December 2016 Italy Bologna

The Made in Italy specialization of the Master in Business Management was conceived in order to train future managers in the italian luxury, fashion and design sectors. [+]

Master in Business Management / Made in Italy The Made in Italy specialization of the Master in Business Management was conceived in order to train future managers in the italian luxury, fashion and design sectors. This track strategically prepares students to combine their passion for Italian products with a deep understanding of the unique characteristics of this universally recognized brand, Made in Italy. Because of its success the Made in Italy brand has always been subjected to imitation and replication. Our dynamic 12-month program is complete with networking and interaction with entrepreneurs, managers and influencers in the sectors with a high symbolic value, international master lectures, project work in collaboration with the talents of the sector, as well as a personalized placement service, which allows for privileged access to the business-world. (85% of our graduates achieve placement within 6 months). Made in Italy is a unifying factor in numerous industrial sectors and leading companies, and above all, an opportunity for thousands of Italian businesses. Today the sector needs managers capable of understanding its value, who can operate in a global market while remaining linked to their country and its strongest points, to empower the passion for the product while relying on their own technical knowledge and capabilities. The Master responds to these needs, providing you with the technical tools needed to increase the value of the products and strengthen your “Made in Italy” know-how while building strong and competitive brands for the global market. The Made in Italy track of the Master in Business Management is divided into 3 terms, integrating classroom activities with applicable testimonials, group projects, workshops and business projects with a duration of 1 month each. The Master concludes with an internship at a company. THE MASTER IS AN INVESTMENT. THE HONOR LOAN IS THE WAY TO FUND IT. “PerTe Prestito Con Lode”, a long-term and low-interest honor loan, with no collateral required to cover the full amount of the tuition fee. KEY FACTS FORMAT: Full-time LANGUAGE: Italian DURATION: 12 months CFU/ECTS: 60 AVERAGE AGE: 26 PARTICIPANTS: 20-50 CALENDAR APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 11, 2016 SELECTION: November 16, 2016 ENROLLMENT DEADLINE: December 12, 2016 START DATE: December 2016 STRUCTURE The Master in Business Management – Made in Italy is is a full-time program structured in 1,500 hours of learning activities over 12 months of study, divided into: 360 hours of lecturing, an estimated 540 hours of independent study, and 600 hours of internship. The structure of the Master is divided into three terms: First term: December 2016 – April 2017 Second term: May 2017 – July 2017 Internship: September 2017 – December 2017 Classroom participation is about 30 hours per week structured in order to allow time to work in groups, while not neglecting individual students focus and management of interpersonal relationships. The course is enriched by 3 extensive company projects with a sectorial approach (each lasting one month) that are spaced and integrated with classroom activities and case studies. The Master offers Business Administration courses intended to consolidate the conceptual knowledge and the operational techniques that are applied to companies. There are also courses and projects with a focus on sectorial issues of Made in Italy. Business Administration courses are concentrated mainly in the first term and are common to all the Master specializations; while track specific courses and company projects take place in the second term. Given the importance of English language in business, the School offers the opportunity to participate in English conversation sessions within the classroom. The Master program is constantly updated and adjusted to market needs through continuous interaction between faculty and a specific Management Committee: Antonio Allegra, Director, Italian Market Stickers & Cards, Panini • Arrigo Berni, CEO, Moleskine • Giuseppe Bulone, Director, Leather Goods Division, Dolce & Gabbana • Alessandro Chiesa, Hiring Manager, Ferrari Auto • Corrado Colli, Global Business Director, Technogym • Alberto Festa, CEO, Bulgari Italy • Michele Furlanetto, Consultant, Blum • Gianmarco Messori, President, Messori Italy • Gianni Romiti, CEO, Keyart • Jenny Zanotti, Retail Director, Zanotti COURSES ADMINISTRATION AND AUDIT BUSINESS COMMUNICATION CORPORATE FINANCE DIGITAL MARKETING EXPORT MANAGEMENT INDUSTRIAL DESIGN MADE IN ITALY MANAGEMENT MARKETING MARKETING RESEARCH SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT LEARNING METHOD The educational sessions provide different learning methods, including lectures, simulations, discussions of case studies, presentations by companies, testimonials and group work. The curriculum is complete with a series of Master Lectures given by professionals from the world of business, academia, and politics, which also provide numerous opportunities for discussion and interaction with the business world through case histories. The program is developed in close collaboration with business partners both during the courses and during the three sectorial company projects; the didactic approach is totally different from traditional university courses, as the lessons of the Master provide practical tools which allow practitioners to carry out concrete projects. This project vision consists of: a business plan (January to December 2017) developed during the entire Master 3 major projects of 1 month each (May, June and July 2017) related to the chosen field other shorter projects within single lessons the final project for the internship. CAREER DEVELOPMENT Building synergies with businesses is a priority and a distinguishing characteristic of all programs of the Alma Bologna Business School, including the Master in Business Management – Made in Italy. The School is fully dedicated to preparing students for the job market and it accomplishes this through systematic career development, with an ongoing commitment to combine the best professional projects by students with the demands of businesses. The internship is an excellent springboard to the professional world, evidenced by the fact that six months after completing the full-time master at Alma Bologna Business School, an average of 85% of alumni are working in a company. FEES The tuition fee for the Master is 11,200 euros (VAT free) to be paid in three installments: First installment: 1.500,00 euros Second installment: 6.000,00 euros Third installment: 3.700,00 euros The fee includes participation in theMaster, all the study material available through the online platform, and access to the Alma Bologna Business School such as: personal account for the Alma wi-fi, use of the PCs in the Computer Lab, access to the study areas, access to the internal gym, special rates for the School restaurant. Furthermore, the fee gives participants the right to take advantage of the supporting activities of the School, such as the language courses and the master lectures by invitation. Free parking is also available within the BBS campus. Additionally, with the Student Card of the University of Bologna, students have access to all of the university facilities, including over 100 libraries, digital resources and study halls (including databases and online subscriptions); the three city center canteens and all university student related discount offers. HONOR LOAN Thanks to the agreement between Bologna Business School and Intesa Sanpaolo, participants are eligible to apply for “PerTe Prestito Con Lode”, a long-term and low-interest honor loan. Main characteristics: Loan amount equal to the enrollment fee Reduced interest rate No collateral required Repayable in 10 years No early closing fees SCHOLARSHIPS Bologna Business School provides merit-based partial scholarships to the leading candidates in the selection process. Furthermore, at the end of the master, the School assigns a prize to the best student. The cost of the Master can be covered in full or partially by third parties: public bodies, foundations, or companies. INPS Thanks to the contribution of INPS (Istituto Nazionale della Previdenza Sociale), scholarships of 10.000 euros will be available to INPS employees or retired members, to their children or orphans. [-]

Master in Business Management / Food & Wine

Bologna Business School
Campus Full time 12 months December 2016 Italy Bologna

The Food & Wine specialization of the Master in Business Management was brought to life in order to train young managers in the enogastronomy sector. The program will help students to develop their managerial skills, with a focus on the expanding food & beverage sector. [+]

Masters in Business Studies in Bologna in Italy. Master in Business Management / Food & Wine The Food & Wine specialization of the Master in Business Management was brought to life in order to train young managers in the enogastronomy sector. The program will help students to develop their managerial skills, with a focus on the expanding food & beverage sector. Our dynamic 12-month program is complete with networking and interaction with entrepreneurs, managers and influencers in the sectors with a high symbolic value, international master lectures, project work in collaboration with the talents of the sector, as well as a personalized placement service, which allows for privileged access to the business-world. (85% of our graduates achieve placement within 6 months). Bologna, at the heart of the most important Italian food valley, hosts leaders in both food, wine and culture and is today the center of a system of businesses and institutions whom have made Food & Wine their own niche of exclusiveness and luxury. The Food & Wine sector nonetheless suffers from fragmentation and a lack of specialized professional profiles who know how to best increase its value. This Master will let you acquire technical tools relevant to the management of agri-food businesses, such as increasing the value of the organoleptic quality of the products and the managing of new distribution models, including skills in marketing and communication, such as how to construct a strong brand identity and its internationalization. At the same time, the Master prepares you to the opportunity to work as a manager in a variety of industry related companies including high-end catering businesses, communications companies, in institutions, but will also prepare you to start your own business with people you get in contact with during the Master. The Food & Wine track of the Master in Business Management is organized into 3 terms and comprises of classroom activities, applicable testimonials, group projects, workshops and business projects in the Food & Wine sector with a duration of 1 month each. The Master concludes with an internship. THE MASTER IS AN INVESTMENT. THE HONOR LOAN IS THE WAY TO FUND IT. “PerTe Prestito Con Lode”, a long-term and low-interest honor loan, with no collateral required to cover the full amount of the tuition fee. KEY FACTS FORMAT: Full-time LANGUAGE: Italian DURATION: 12 months CFU/ECTS: 60 AVERAGE AGE: 26 PARTICIPANTS: 20-50 CALENDAR APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 11, 2016 SELECTION: November 16, 2016 ENROLLMENT DEADLINE: December 12, 2016 START DATE: December 2016 STRUCTURE The Master in Business Management – Food & Wine is a full-time program structured in 1,500 hours of learning activities over 12 months of study, divided into: 360 hours of lecturing, an estimated 540 hours of independent study, and 600 hours of internship. The structure of the Master is divided into three terms: First term: December 2016 – April 2017 Second term: May 2017 – July 2017 Internship: September 2017 – December 2017 Classroom participation is about 30 hours per week structured in order to allow time to work in groups, while not neglecting individual students focus and management of interpersonal relationships. The course is enriched by 3 extensive company projects with a sectoral approach (each lasting one month) that are spaced and integrated with classroom activities and case studies. The Master offers Business Administration courses intended to consolidate the conceptual knowledge and the operational techniques that are applied to companies. There are also courses and projects with a focus on sectorial issues of Food & Wine. Business Administration courses are concentrated mainly in the first term and are common to all the Master specializations; while track specific courses and company projects take place in the second term. Given the importance of English language in business, the School offers the opportunity to participate in English conversation sessions within the classroom. The Master program is constantly updated and adjusted to market needs through continuous interaction between faculty and a specific Management Committee: Massimo Bottura, Chef, Osteria Francescana 
• Marco Caprai, Wine Producer, Arnaldo Caprai
 • Gennaro Esposito, Chef, Restaurant Torre del Saracino 
• Nicola Farinetti, Ceo, Eataly Roma 
• Davide Paolini, Gastronauta, Il Sole 24 Ore 
• Michele Pontecorvo, P.R. Director, Ferrarelle
 • Sergio Soavi, Typical Products Responsible, Coop Italia 
• Massimo Spigaroli, President, Consorzio Culatello Zibello COURSES ADMINISTRATION AND AUDIT BUSINESS COMMUNICATION CORPORATE FINANCE DIGITAL MARKETING ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT OF AGRI-BUSINESS FOOD AND WINE MANAGEMENT MARKETING MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS FOR THE FOOD & WINE SECTOR MARKETING RESEARCH SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT LEARNING METHOD The educational sessions provide different learning methods, including lectures, simulations, discussions of case studies, presentations by companies, testimonials and group work. The curriculum is complete with a series of Master Lectures given by professionals from the world of business, academia, and politics, which also provide numerous opportunities for discussion and interaction with the business world through case histories. The program is developed in close collaboration with business partners both during the courses and during the three sectorial company projects; the didactic approach is totally different from traditional university courses, as the lessons of the Master provide practical tools which allow practitioners to carry out concrete projects. This project vision consists of: A business plan (January to December 2017) developed during the entire Master 3 major projects of 1 month each (May, June and July 2017) related to the chosen field Other shorter projects within single lessons The final project for the internship. CAREER DEVELOPMENT Building synergies with businesses is a priority and a distinguishing characteristic of all programs of the Alma Bologna Business School, including the Master in Business Management – Food & Wine. The School is fully dedicated to preparing students for the job market and it accomplishes this through systematic career development, with an ongoing commitment to combine the best professional projects by students with the demands of businesses. The internship is an excellent springboard to the professional world, evidenced by the fact that six months after completing the full-time master at Alma Bologna Business School, an average of 85% of alumni are working in a company. FEES The tuition fee for the Master is 11,200 euros (VAT free) to be paid in three installments: First installment: 1.500,00 euros Second installment: 6.000,00 euros Third installment: 3.700,00 euros The fee includes participation in theMaster, all the study material available through the online platform, and access to the Alma Bologna Business School such as: personal account for the Alma wi-fi, use of the PC in the Computer Lab, access to the study areas, access to the internal gym, special rates for the School restaurant. Furthermore, the fee gives participants the right to take advantage of the supporting activities of the School, such as the language courses and the master lectures by invitation. Free parking is also available within the BBS campus. Additionally, with the Student Card of the University of Bologna, students have access to all of the university facilities, including over 100 libraries, digital resources and study halls (including databases and online subscriptions); the three city center canteens and all university student related discount offers. HONOR LOAN Thanks to the agreement between Bologna Business School and Intesa Sanpaolo, participants are eligible to apply for “PerTe Prestito Con Lode”, a long-term and low-interest honor loan. Main characteristics: Loan amount equal to the enrollment fee Reduced interest rate No collateral required Repayable in 10 years No early closing fees SCHOLARSHIPS Bologna Business School provides merit-based partial scholarships to the leading candidates in the selection process. Furthermore, at the end of the master, the School assigns a prize to the best student. The cost of the Master can be covered in full or partially by third parties: public bodies, foundations, or companies. INPS Thanks to the contribution of INPS (Istituto Nazionale della Previdenza Sociale), scholarships of 10.000 euros will be available to INPS employees or retired members, to their children or orphans. [-]

Master in Chemical Innovation and Regulation

University of Bologna School of Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Italy Bologna

The Erasmus Mundus Master Course in Chemical Innovation and Regulation (EMMC ChIR) is a Joint Master course developed by the Consortium of Universities. These are the University of Algarve, the University of Barcelona, the University of Bologna and Heriot Watt University. [+]

The Erasmus Mundus Master Course in Chemical Innovation and Regulation (EMMC ChIR) is a Joint Master course developed by the Consortium of Universities. These are the University of Algarve, the University of Barcelona, the University of Bologna and Heriot Watt University. The Universities in the Consortium have agreed on the following Quality Policy regarding the EMMC ChIR: The mission of the EMMC ChIR is to provide its students with the all tools and knowledge from the scientific, the regulatory and the economic point of view necessary to manage the risks of chemicals responsibly and to meet responsibilities over chemical legislation worldwide. ChIR stakeholders are any institution or individual concerned with the risks of chemical substances over humans and the environment, namely the European Chemicals Agency, the national chemicals regulation bodies, chemical industry companies, and the public in general. ChIR will continuously update its curriculum and structure looking towards the fulfillment of its stakeholders’ expectations by preparing professionals highly competent to deal with the challenges of chemical innovation and safe regulation of chemical substances. The vision of the EMMC ChIR is to become the reference in Higher Education for the regulation of chemical substances. The EMMC ChIR aspires to be a model of successful European cooperation, promoting scientific research to support regulations on new chemical substances. The EMMC ChIR will contribute to the competitiveness of European and non-European companies by compliance with international regulations on the use of chemical substances and through the development of new safer alternatives. The Universities of the consortium will implement a quality management system for the EMMC ChIR in order to pursue this vision and continuously enhance the quality of the joint master course and have established the following quality objectives: • to implement adequate internal quality assurance mechanisms at three different levels: lecture modules, programme and host institutions facilities; • to implement transparent external quality assurance mechanisms by the respective competent national authorities and to contribute to the development of international quality assurance mechanisms for transnational courses; • to collaborate with the national authorities and ENQA in establishing a common framework of reference for Quality Assurance. The Universities in the Consortium are totally committed to quality and will put forward all necessary and available resources for quality assurance. Partner Universities UNIVERSITADE DO ALGARVE, Coordinator, Faro, Portugal UNIVERSITAT DE BATCELONA, Cataluna, Spain ALMA MATER STUDIORUM UNIVERSITA' DI BOLOGNA, Bologna, Italy HERIOT-WATT UNIVERSITY Scotland, United Kingdom General organization Teaching Learning activities will be organized in Modules of 2 ECTS each, corresponding usually to 12 hours of contact and 38 hours of individual study. Modules are grouped into thematic fields: Design Industry Market and Social Assessment Regulation Transferrable Skills Students will be free of choosing their own Modules set, at least 30 Modules corresponding to 60 ECTS, provided that general learning outcomes of the Course are fulfilled and all constraints of the approved Study Plans of each Partner University are satisfied. However, possible Study paths will be suggested to students by the Program Management Team. Learning activities will be taught in a single University (the Host University) by teachers from all the Partners and by invited teachers from elsewhere. Students will stay in the Host University during the first year. The Host Universities will be: 1° Edition 2013/14 Universtity of Algarve (Faro, Portugal) 2° Edition 2014/15 University of Barcelona (Barcelona, Spain) 3° Edition 2015/16 University of Bologna (Bologna, Italy) 4° edition 2016/17 Universtity of Algarve (Faro, Portugal) 5° Edition 2017/18 University of Barcelona (Barcelona, Spain) Research and Thesis During the second year, students will move to a different Partner University (the Research Host University) for Research activity corresponding to at least 60 ECTS. Part of this period can also be spent at another Partner University to contribute to a joint project (max. 30 ECTS) or at an Associated Partner Institution (max 15 ECTS) Discussion of the thesis and proclamation will be held at the Research Host University. During the Course, the student must stay in at least two Countries of the European Union different from their living Country. Prospects ChIR graduates gain an in-depth knowledge in chemical design, industrial processes, marketing, risk assessment and chemicals regulations. The EMMC ChIR is designed to attend the needs of chemical companies, research centers and regulation bodies. It opens student’s perspectives for bright professional careers as risk assessment experts, regulatory affairs specialists, regulatory scientists, regulatory professionals, innovative chemical scientist. The EMMC ChIR is a second cycle degree that grants access to third cycle degrees in the fields covered by the course. In particular, it is an excellent step towards a doctorate in regulatory science and doctorate in innovative and sustainable chemistry. Among possible PhD programmes: SINCHEM an Erasmus Mundus Doctorate on Sustainable Industrial Chemistry [-]