MSc Degrees in Italy

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Master of Science (MSc): These programs are postgraduate studies for people who have recently finished their undergraduate studies and want to improve their knowledge on a profound and more scientific level.

Officially known as the Italian Republic, the country is found in southern Europe. The official language is Italian and the cultural rich capital is Rome. Many of the world's oldest universities are located in Italy, in particular the University of Bologna (founded in 1088). There are three Superior Graduate Schools with "university status", three institutes with the status of Doctoral Colleges, which function at graduate and post-graduate level.

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Master in Finance

European School of Economics
Campus Full time 12 - 15  Open Enrollment Italy Rome Milan Florence + 2 more

The Master in Finance prepares fund managers and professional investment analysts for entrance into the banking and finance sector. The course examines the principles of financing and investment decisions and their impact across a broad range of contemporary management concerns. [+]

MSc Degrees in Italy 2017. The Master in Finance prepares fund managers and professional investment analysts for entrance into the banking and finance sector. The course examines the principles of financing and investment decisions and their impact across a broad range of contemporary management concerns. As part of the Finance specialisation, master students explore: • classical and contemporary corporate financing approaches with respect to multinational firms in developed and developing markets • the viability and appropriateness of a corporate mergers or acquisitions through evaluation and analysis • value assessment and enterprise value • risk management and different theories and approaches for the multinational enterprise • the necessity for new approaches to dealing with geographical dispersed groups of individuals as well as other resources in international project management Skills Acquired • conceptual thinking, critical analysis, and the implementation of strategic action • advanced communication and inter-personal skills • in-depth critical understanding of relevant theories, concepts and models and the integration of theory and practice in a variety of contexts • advanced enquiry and research skills, holistic thinking, integration and synthesis • team working and motivational skills • inner responsibility and self-inspection skills required for effective leadership. Course Programme The Master programme is a 12-15 month course. All of the ESE postgraduate master degree programmes are taught in English and have a standard 210 UK credit structure (105 ECTS credits). Completion of the master’s programme necessitates: • full-time, compulsory attendance • internship placements • final dissertation Term I 5 core courses, common... [-]

MSC in Economics

University of Siena
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Italy Siena

The MSc in Economics is a two year graduate programme that aims to provide an advanced level of education in economics. [+]

ECONOMY, LAW, POLITICAL SCIENCE, SOCIAL SCIENCES AREA from 09:00 to 09:40 am Presentation of the master degree courses by the Heads of the Department of Political Economics and Statistics, Prof M. Vasta, and the Department of Business and Legal Studies, Prof R. Di Pietra, or their Deputies: - Finance - Economics - Economics and Management of Financial Intermediaries - Management and Governance - Statistics for sample surveys - A Graduate of the School of Economics and Management will share his/her experience from 09:40 to 10:20 am Presentation of the Master degree courses by the Head of the Department of Political and International Sciences, Prof Stefano Maggi, and by the vocational guidance and counselling Deputy, Prof Fabio Casini - International Sciences - Political and administration Sciences from 10:20 to 11:00 am Presentation of the Master degree courses by the Study Course Presidents and by the Vocational Guidance and Counselling Services Department Deputies: - Public and Cultural Diplomacy - Language and Mind: Linguistics and cognitive studies - Communication strategies and techniques - Anthropology and image languages Language: Italian or English (level B2 required) Specializations: Economics for the environment and development (taught in Italian), Economics (taught in English); double degree: University of Ljubljana (Slovenia) or University of Uppsala (Sweden) Years: 2 Numerus clausus: No The MSc in Economics is a two year graduate programme that aims to provide an advanced level of education in economics. The program is built on four core courses — mathematics, microeconomics,macroeconomics and econometrics — in order for students... [-]

Masters in Computer Science

Ca' Foscari University of Venice
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Italy Venice

This MSc programme takes two years of full-time study, covering a wide spectrum of fields in Computer Science and Information Technology. [+]

MSc Degrees in Italy 2017. This MSc programme takes two years of full-time study, covering a wide spectrum of fields in Computer Science and Information Technology. It is suitable for students with diverse academic backgrounds, such as computer science, engineering, statistics, mathematics and related disciplines. The programme has been awarded with the GRIN 2015 Quality Label. GRIN is an Italian association that aims at promoting research and education in Computer Science. Link to the Degree Programme page Link to the apply procedure page The programme The programme unfolds into three semesters of full-time lectures and lab experience. During the last semester, students work on a individual project and dissertation, supervised by a department member. The programme is organized around two curricula, which include both compulsory and elective courses, from which students have to build their study plan for qualification. The two curricula, which include a first semester of common courses on advanced topics in computer science and mathematics, are the following: Data Management and Analytics (DMA) This curriculum is designed to train a new generation of professionals specialized on data collection and processing. The study program of this curriculum allows students to acquire skills and key competences on fields such as machine learning and artificial intelligence, advanced databases and information retrieval, statistics, data mining and visualization, cloud, distributed and parallel computing. Software Dependability and Cyber Security (SDCS) The curriculum aims at training specialists in software engineering with advanced skills in software correctness verification, in design of secure and privacy aware... [-]

Master of Science in European Economy and Business Law

University of Rome Tor Vergata Faculty of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Italy Rome

The course in European Economy and Business Law, entirely taught in English, intends to train students to work with a competitive advantage in the field of economics and law. [+]

Master of Science in European Economy and Business Law Our MSc in European Economy and Business Law, taught entirely in English, is a two-year programme which provides students with a competitive advantage in the field of economics, European institution management and market regulation. The Msc is geared to students from diverse backgrounds. With its interdisciplinary, practical approach and interactive teaching methods, the programme aims at developing advanced knowledge and critical skills. The purpose of the programme is to meet the demand for economic and business expertise with a European focus on: - European institutions and international organisations - Research institutions - Government and non-governmental agencies - Business consulting firms - National and local public administrations. Services and Facilities reserved to students Scholarships based on merit and income Accommodation at discounted prices Free Italian Language Course Student Card, including discounts on: transports, copies, dining service, health insurance Internship Opportunities Exchange Programmes, including Erasmus and Overseas projects Wi-Fi connection, PC lab, language lab and library. Free preparatory courses in Mathematics, Statistics, Microeconomics and Macroeconomics Visit our website for further information and details: http://economia.uniroma2.it/master-science/eebl/ Call for Application A.Y. 2017/2018 Starting date of programme: 17 September 2017 Length of programme: 2 years Coordinator: Prof. Leonardo Becchetti Language of instruction: English General admission process: selection is based on academic standing, CV, reference letter, motivational letter and English Language knowledge. Eligibility criteria: a Bachelor degree obtained in the area of economics, political science, law, humanities, finance, business administration and management, engineering, mathematics, physics, statistics or a... [-]

MSc in Business Project Management

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 12 months September 2017 Italy Turin

The MSc in Business Project Management prepares participants for careers in International Project Management and Strategy & Business Consulting, by developing your professional skills and networking. [+]

MSc Degrees in Italy 2017. Studies at Madrid and Berlin campuses. Scientific Director: Prof. Jose Ramón Cobo Objectives of the programme The MSc in Business Project Management prepares participants for careers in International Project Management and Strategy & Business Consulting, by developing your professional skills and networking. Our Project-Based Learning curriculum combined with real business cases, live case studies and the international consulting project will enhance your learning experience through a hands-on approach with our partner companies. Career opportunities At the national or international level: Product Manager, Project Manager, Category Manager, Consultant… Curriculum A combination of theory classes and of live practical cases: Management Business Strategy Accounting & Finance Marketing & Communication Risk Management PMP® and CAPM® Certifi cation, by PMI® 2 tracks to choose from: International Project Management Track Strategy & Business Consulting Track Time spent on campuses 2 terms in Madrid • 1 term in Berlin Class Profile Business: 50% Engineering: 11% Law/International Relations: 14% History/Literature: 7% Electronics: 4% Marketing/Communication: 4% Computer Science: 4% Accounting & finance: 4 % 90% international students 32% women, 68% men Language requirement English Duration 1 year (Start in September) Job Survey 35K€ is the average salary after the MS. Less than 3 months after graduation 82% are employed. 67% work outside of their country of origin. In which sector: Agribusiness/Energy: 22% Finance/Bank/Insurance: 22% Tourism: 11% Consulting: 11% How to apply Online application ESCP Europe written tests: Numerical and verbal logic + English test Personal interview if eligible [-]

Master of Science in Supply Chain and Purchasing Management

Audencia Business School
Campus Full time 18 - 24 months September 2017 Italy Milan

Double degree from Audencia in Nantes and MIP in Milano [+]

BECOME A SPECIALIST IN A DOMAIN THAT IS STRATEGIC TO ANY COMPANY TODAY The MSc in Supply Chain and Purchasing Management (MSCPM) with Audencia Business School prepares you for an exciting career in a domain that is strategic to any company today. Develop your skills by studying the field from business and engineering perspectives with a global faculty and team of professionals. Build your reputation with a top-ranked institution; accredited EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA. We are known for global responsibility research and teaching – and great career results. Learn in an international and enriching environment. 69% international students with diverse experiences. Study in the heart of beautiful Nantes, France, recognised by countless publications and organisations for innovation and quality of life. KEY INFORMATION Degree earned: MSc (Master of Science) in Supply Chain and Purchasing Management Language: English Duration: 18-24 months, full-time Programme start: September and January Tuition: €15,000 for Core Track; €19,000 for Extended Track Eligibility: Proficiency in English Four-year bachelor’s degree in business or engineering (Core Track) Three-year bachelor’s degree in any field or four-year bachelor’s degree in a field other than business or engineering (Extended Track) PROGRAMME Influential international leaders in the industry both design and partner with the MSc in Supply Chain and Purchasing Management (MSCPM) to give you the expertise and relevancy you need to thrive. Audencia is triple-accredited, highly ranked and internationally oriented. We are known for global responsibility research and teaching – and great career results. TEACHING METHODS Our teaching methods emphasise the international... [-]

Master in Political Marketing

Rome Business School
Campus or Online Part time 12 months October 2017 Italy Rome

Join the most international business school in Europe! The Master’s Degree in Political Marketing is aimed at providing the knowledge and abilities necessary to effectively and professionally manage the communication and marketing processes that support political campaigns and activities. [+]

LAST SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE, APPLY NOW! Working in politics has never required as many professional competencies as in this historical period. Playing an active role in an electoral campaign on in the life of a party, but also writing about politics on a daily basis, are activities that, without specific training and without the mastery of the most up-to-date techniques, risk being unproductive.

The Master’s Degree in Political Marketing is aimed at providing the knowledge and abilities necessary to effectively and professionally manage the communication and marketing processes that support political campaigns and activities. Contents Political-Electoral Marketing Strategy Market research for politics Segmentation, targeting and positioning for politics Political-Electoral marketing mix Marketing 2.0 and 3.0 for politics Web and Social media for politics Web and Social Media campaign planning, implementation and control for politics Using Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+ for political communication Political blogging Emailing techniques Public speaking Verbal and Non-verbal communication Feedback effectiveness Active listening Steps for an effective public presentation Political Press Office Political journalism The Press Office The planning of activities Implementing actions and monitoring results. Organising events Choice and ideation of the most suitable event in order to reach objectives Project definition Budget definition through the evaluation of economic aspects Promotion: online through social media and offline through traditional media Practical organization of the event. The electoral system and its specificity Plurality systems Majority systems Proportional systems Mixed systems Leadership for politics Interpersonal influence Leadership styles The techniques Spin Doctoring Role and activity evolution Strategies... [-]

Mathematical Engineering

Politecnico di Milano
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Italy Milan

This programme has the objective of preparing professionals able to deal with issues relating to complex systems with an engineering mentality, harmonising a solid scientific background with a command of advanced methodologies e technologies. [+]

Mission and goals This programme has the objective of preparing professionals able to deal with issues relating to complex systems with an engineering mentality, harmonising a solid scientific background with a command of advanced methodologies e technologies. The programme is characterised by continuous synergy between Applied Mathematics and Engineering disciplines. The student has 3 specialisations available: - Computational Sciences for Engineering - Statistics - Financial Mathematics Eligible students Students holding a Bachelor degree in Mathematical Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Industrial Engineering and 15 years of education are eligible for application. The Evaluation Board will examine different curricula. Curricular supplements may be necessary if the Bachelor of Science obtained by the candidate does not have a sufficient degree of “consistency” with the educational programme of the MSME. Career opportunities For the graduate, valid professional opportunities are represented by engineering companies specialised in handing complex computational problems; companies manufacturing industrial goods for which design analyses based on the use of advanced mathematical procedures are required; companies designing and/or managing complex civil engineering structures for which use of advanced mathematical procedures are again required; banks, insurance companies and financial institutions for statistical interpretation and simulation of scenarios concerning data processing in highly complex situations; public and private research institutes and laboratories. [-]

Master in Molecular Biology and Genetics

University of Pavia
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Italy Pavia

This 2-year second level degree (Biology class) is an intensive, full-time graduate programme entirely taught in English and designed for graduates at the BA level who are seeking a qualification in advanced areas of Biology, with special attention to Molecular Biology, Genetics, and Biochemistry. [+]

MSc Degrees in Italy 2017. The Faculty of Science offers a Course for a Master Degree in Molecular Biology and Genetics. This 2-year second level degree (Biology class) is an intensive, full-time graduate programme entirely taught in English and designed for graduates at the BA level who are seeking a qualification in advanced areas of Biology, with special attention to Molecular Biology, Genetics, and Biochemistry. Graduates will acquire a strong theoretical and methodological background relevant to both basic and applied aspects of these disciplines. The programme will provide a state-of-the-art knowledge and training in biomolecular sciences, including the most recent advances in genomics and proteomics of human and animal organisms, in the study of biomolecular structures and their connection to function, and in the genetic manipulation of bacteria, human and animal cells and seed plants. Specific courses are: Methods in Biochemistry, Advanced Molecular Biology, Structural Biology and Pharmacology, Bioinformatics, Molecular Microbiology, Microbial Genetics, Human Molecular Genetics, Molecular Pharmacology, Cellular Biochemistry, Developmental Biology and Plant Molecular Biology and Biotechnology. The following courses will also be offered as optional: Molecular Genetics, General and Molecular Immunology, Advanced Microscopy, Biochemistry of Macromolecules, Environmental Biochemistry of Plants, Molecular Entomology. The programme will also provide expertise in the technologies required for the utilization of microorganisms, animals, and plants as factories for the production of biologically active molecules including therapeutic compounds. The students are expected to carry out a scientific investigation under the supervision of a faculty member (38 credits). The experimental work carried out during the... [-]

Master in Computer Science

Free University of Bozen - Bolzano
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Italy Bolzano

This two-year Master’s programme has a strong orientation towards innovation, problem solving, and research. It produces graduates who have a thorough knowledge of the fundamental fields of computer science, of the structures and the use of computer systems, and of the scientific research methods. [+]

This two-year Master’s programme has a strong orientation towards innovation, problem solving, and research. It produces graduates who have a thorough knowledge of the fundamental fields of computer science, of the structures and the use of computer systems, and of the scientific research methods. Graduates understand and use the tools of discrete and continuous mathematics and of applied mathematics and physics, and have an in-depth knowledge of the foundations, techniques and methods for the design and development of information systems. They are able provide effective solutions to a range of computational and information management problems using a mixture of fundamental Computer Science techniques and are prepared to move on to the international scene. Students may participate in an European Master’s programme to achieve a joint degree with one of our European partner universities. Classes are held in English. Career opportunities Graduates’ skills and knowledge enable them to work in areas that require competence in: the analysis, formalization and design of software systems for the solution of complex problems in various application areas, such as industry, services, environment, health, heritage and public administration; the development and maintenance of high quality information systems and computer networks, also in critical areas; research and innovation in industrial, public and academic laboratories. Graduates may sit the state examination required to practise as an information engineer (Ingegnere dell’Informazione). Scholarships & support programs All eu citizens can apply for a study grant by the Autonomous Province of South Tyrol. It is income based and might amount up... [-]

Master in Data Mining and Predictive Analytics

St. John's University
Campus Full time September 2017 Italy Rome

Predictive analytics applies powerful statistical and data mining techniques to large data sets in order to generate useful information, identify patterns and trends, and build models to predict future events. [+]

MSc Degrees in Italy 2017. Predictive analytics applies powerful statistical and data mining techniques to large data sets in order to generate useful information, identify patterns and trends, and build models to predict future events. Applications of these techniques are now transforming decision-making throughout business, government, healthcare, and academia. The demand for professionals knowledgeable in this area is projected to grow rapidly in the coming years. Graduates of the MS in Data Mining and Predictive Analytics program will obtain a variety of skills required to analyze large datasets and to develop modeling solutions to support decision making. They will also develop a specialization in either marketing analytics or healthcare analytics. The specialization in healthcare analytics builds upon our division’s undergraduate healthcare informatics major which is now in its fourth year. The program aims to prepare students with the required qualifications to become "data mining analysts/engineers" or "predictive modelers". Admissions Criteria Admission to the program is contingent upon an assessment of the candidate’s ability to successfully pursue graduate study. This assessment will be made by examining previous academic performance, letters of recommendation, the applicant’s essay, work experience, performance on standardized exams (such as the GRE), and any other evidence that the admissions committee believes to be relevant. Applicants must submit the following evidence of their ability to pursue graduate study: A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university. Transcripts from each institution attended must be submitted even if a degree was not conferred. A record of scholarly achievement at... [-]

Master of Science in AstroMundus

University of Göttingen
Campus Full time 2 years November 2017 Italy Padua Rome + 1 more

The main objectives of the Master are initiation in scientific research and applied training in Astronomy and Astrophysics. Emphasis is put on the application of modern techniques both in the observational and theoretical/computational domain. The various specialities of the partner institutions result in an increased offer of pathways for the students: Theoretical Astrophysics, Models, Simulations and Computation, as well as Observational Astrophysics based on data from the ground and from space and on the exploitation of modern data archives. [+]

AstroMundus AstroMundus is a 2-years Erasmus+: Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters Degree programme in Astronomy and Astrophysics (120 ECTS). The programme was initiated in 2009 as an Erasmus Mundus Masters Course and is now continuing within the framework of the new Erasmus+ programme of the European Union. The Masters Course is offered by a consortium of 5 partner universities in Austria, Italy, Germany, and Serbia, with the participation of 4 research institutions as associated partners in Italy, Serbia, and Germany. The main objective of the programme is to provide top-ranked students with an excellent background in Astrophysics, to introduce them to the world of modern astrophysical research, and foster their future career in this field. At the same time, in the spirit of the Erasmus Mundus programmes, we promote cultural exchanges between non-European and European students and academics. AstroMundus students carry out their master studies in at least 2 and up to four of these countries, in a stimulating and scientifically excellent international environment. The official language of the course is English, but students are given the possibility to learn the languages of the host countries by attending language courses at the partner universities. Successful students will be awarded a Joint Master Degree by all partner universities they have visited during the Master studies. In addition they will obtain a Diploma Supplement to facilitate the recognition of their degree in other universities/countries. At the end of each 2-years cycle of the Master Programme the best master thesis of the cycle will... [-]

Master of Science in International Management

International Partnership of Business Schools - Master International Management
Campus Full time 12 - 15 months September 2017 Italy Altavilla Vicentina

The Master of Science International Management is a programme offered by six leading international business schools who are all partners of the International Partnership of Business Schools (IPBS). [+]

Master of Science in International Management

The Master of Science International Management is a programme offered by six leading international business schools who are all partners of the International Partnership of Business Schools (IPBS). The entire programme is taught in English. The programme requires study in two countries starting with the first partner and graduating with the MIM degree from the second partner. Students are awarded the MIM from the second institution. Classes start in the fall and finish at the end of spring the following year. The Thesis requirement along with basic work experience prerequisite for graduation may extend time to completion of the degree depending on the pair of partner schools the student chooses.... [-]


MSc in International Business Management

Università Carlo Cattaneo (LIUC)
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Italy Castellanza

The course is aimed at students who possess in-depth knowledge in business economics, mathematics and statistics and law and who are able to use them to address business problems by developing an attitude towards strategies of internationalisation in business... [+]

The course is aimed at students who possess in-depth knowledge in business economics, mathematics and statistics and law and who are able to use them to address business problems by developing an attitude towards strategies of internationalisation in business. The application of analytical skills, strategic and operative diagnosis is extended to the different industrial sectors and services. Professional opportunities: director of marketing, expert in operational marketing, product manager, expert in market research, sales director, key accounts manager, communications and external relations manager, personnel director, organisational analyst, selection and evaluation of staff manager, corporate training manager, change manager, treasurer, finance director, financial risk manager, financial planner, financial consultant, asset manager, chartered accountant, buyer, auditor of financial statements, credit manager. I year Global Markets and Economic Policies International Marketing Quantitative Methods for Economics, Finance and Management Corporate Citizenship for a Global Firm Doing Business around the World Global Corporate Entrepreneurship International Financial and Foreign Exchange Markets TOEFL iBT preparation II year Corporate Governance [English version] Intercultural Competences International Business Law International Strategy & Multinational Corporation Thesis The pathway is completed with additional curriculum chosen for a total of at least 22 credits to be followed in any semester of the biennium. At least 6 of these credits must always be related to the curriculum of the SSD SECS-P/07, SECS-P/08, SECS-P/10, SECS-P/11 (also in the event that a student chooses the option with more training stages than specified) and at least six must be related to a training taught in English. At the... [-]

Master of Science in Biotechnology

University of Tor Vergata
Campus Full time October 2017 Italy Rome

The University of Rome Tor Vergata provides an exciting M.Sc in Biotechnology program that combines biochemistry, molecular biology, genetics, pharmacology and microbiology with business fundamentals and ecology — the essential background and depth of the biotech industry's interface between research and development, business management and ethical manufacturing. [+]

MSc Degrees in Italy 2017. Master of Science in Biotechnology The University of Rome Tor Vergata provides an exciting M.Sc in Biotechnology program that combines biochemistry, molecular biology, genetics, pharmacology and microbiology with business fundamentals and ecology — the essential background and depth of the biotech industry's interface between research and development, business management and ethical manufacturing. The M.Sc in Biotechnology program at Tor Vergata: Merges fundamental elements of science, technology and business to prepare second level graduates for a range of jobs in the biotechnology industry. Offers core graduate courses taught by research faculty, alongside elective courses taught by prominent experts in their fields, in all areas of biotechnology (white, red, green, grey and blue). Includes an internship requirement that gives students the ability to gain valuable hands-on experience and opportunities to build personal and professional networks which positions them well for obtaining permanent employment upon graduation. Has a low student to instructor ratio, with mentorship and career development support. Benefits from a unique location on the outskirts of one of the most beautiful, history-rich cities in the world. Program Goals Through this program, students will be able to develop a deep knowledge of the theory and fundamentals of biotechnology and develop biotechnology laboratory skills, with a comprehension of the real-world biotech business. Graduates will acquire the competence needed to work in the field of: Research in gene manipulation and production of proteins Creation and monitoring of genetically modified organisms (GMO) Pharmacology Food industry and food control Industrial and... [-]