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Italy is known for many of the most wonderful things in life; wine, great food, fashion, architecture, art, film, literature, and of course, the delightful Italian language. Italy also has a rich history of higher education and the country has been a leader in developing and adopting new standards for European higher education. Imagine spending two years studying for a master’s degree in Italy! In addition to an outstanding education, students will revel in the cultural experience that Italy has to offer – everything from ancient ruins to opera and modern technology.

Italian higher education has two components – universities and non-universities. Universities include about 60 public universities divided into private universities, universities specifically for international students, and  specialized schools. Non-universities offer programs in a wide variety of subjects such as fine arts, language, education and specialized fields such as military studies. Universities are characterized by research in addition to education, whereas non-universities focus on preparing students for a specific profession.

Since 2005, Italy has used the three-cycle degree system, awarding the equivalent of bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. The master’s degree is named “Laurea Specialistica (LS).” More than 100 types of degree programs are available.

Admission to master’s programs requires a first cycle/bachelor’s degree and competency in Italian. Some programs, such as education and arts, also require entrance examinations. Since admission procedures vary, prosepctive students should review the requirements for each program.

Tuition at public universities is low, beginning at around €1,000 per year, although master’s programs tend to run somewhat higher, and tuition at private institution is much higher. A typical master’s program requires two years of full-time study and 120 ECTS credits. However, scholarships are widely available for both Italian and international students and are offered by each individual institution.

There are many exciting Master in Italy degrees, with more and more of them being taught in English. Whether you want to study Fashion, Design, Management, Science, Economics, Psychology, Marketing, Engineering, or a different subject entirely, you’ll find something that interests you in Italy. Students pursuing a Masters degree in Italy benefit not only from the excellent faculty and academic facilities, but also from the international student body that brings many perspectives to the learning environment. More than 100,000 international students take classes in Italy every year. With rigorous academic classes and a world reputation for high quality research, master’s students will find a friendly but disciplined environment that encourages curiosity and innovation.

Italy is one of the most industrialized countries in the world, so individuals with master’s degrees will find many opportunities for post-graduate employment in both industry and research institutions. Major Italian industries include automotive, chemicals, energy, agriculture, fashion and tourism.

Take some time to check out the exciting educational opportunities that Italy has to offer by browsing the information below. After reviewing the information, if you have additional questions about a specific university or program, please contact the institutions directly.

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Master's Degree In Fashion Womenswear

Raffles Milano | Istituto Moda e Design
Campus Full time 10 months February 2018 Italy Milan

Ten extraordinary months. Ten top-level lecturers in the classroom, one each month. Ten unique opportunities to learn directly from the protagonists. Master of Raffles Milan. Finally somebody thought of us. Creativity means experiencing through the knowledge and elaboration of tradition. In turn, tradition, filtered from contemporary sensitivity and using new technologies, becomes the new one. The fashion system works as a reflection of the contemporary and as anticipation of the near future, but also as a dream, as an emotion. Emotion is always the driving principle of the creative act. [+]

Masters in Italy 2017/2018. Ten extraordinary months. Ten top-level lecturers in the classroom, one each month. Ten unique opportunities to learn directly from the protagonists. Master of Raffles Milan. Finally somebody thought of us. Because? Creativity means experiencing through the knowledge and elaboration of tradition. In turn, tradition, filtered from contemporary sensitivity and using new technologies, becomes the new one. The fashion system works as a reflection of the contemporary and as anticipation of the near future, but also as a dream, as an emotion. Emotion is always the driving principle of the creative act. Professional Opportunities The Master is designed to adhere to working reality through the possibility of confrontation and learning in direct contact with figures that have central roles in companies. The course aims to develop in students the power of ideas as a generating force of products, going beyond creativity in a manner. This is an advanced training that comes into contact with all aspects of the project, from thinking to implementation, from presentation to communication. At the end of the tour, the participants are ready to work effectively in the companies. Who is The Master's degree focuses on design graduates, young designers, fashion designers and designers, and in general to all those who want to deepen their existing knowledge, comparing with field professionals and providing their experience, their sensitivity And their vision. Program Students work on the layout and process of the collection. The creative idea takes shape through the two basic elements: the fabric,... [-]

Master in Digital Technology Management - Artificial Intelligence

Bologna Business School
Campus Full time 1 year December 2017 Italy Bologna

The Master in Digital Technology Management provides both these competences by using a two stages approach: during the first cicle classic management courses as well as specialized courses for managing the digital transformation are taught to all the participants, while the second cicle provides the specific technical formation for the specialization in Artificial Intelligence. [+]

Overview The digital transformation is deeply changing the organization of modern enterprises and their management structure. Modern, innovative companies need highly skilled managers who have both the technical competences to master the new digital technologies, and the management skills required for decision-making positions. The Master in Digital Technology Management provides both these competences by using a two stages approach: during the first cicle classic management courses as well as specialized courses for managing the digital transformation are taught to all the participants, while the second cicle provides the specific technical formation for the specialization in Artificial Intelligence. The courses will cover the most recent techniques and tools, as well as their industrial applications, focusing on the new business opportunities and challenges arising from them. This international program, with students from all over the world and a Faculty composed by professors, managers and entrepreneurs, takes place within the unique atmosphere of a 16th century villa on the hills surrounding Bologna. Thanks to project works, company projects and master lectures, students get in touch with the key concepts of the digital era. The program concludes with a Field Laboratory Work and a company 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: English Duration: 12 months CFU/ECTS: 60 Average age: 26 Participants: 20-50 Calendar APPLICATION DEADLINE: September, 2017... [-]

Master in Product Design

Domus Academy
Campus Full time 12 months January 2018 Italy Milan

The Master in Product Design program combines the study of theory with the process of direct experience. Besides honing the “problem solving” skills that every designer needs, you will also develop a “problem defining” approach: the ability to determine the true parameters of each design challenge. As you learn to follow your intuition and promote your aesthetic vision within those parameters, you will cultivate more awareness of the reasons behind your own design choices, and those of others. [+]

Masters in Italy 2017/2018. Think. Sketch. Make. A good product began as a need that a designer identified and brought to life in the form of an object or mechanism. It is a reflection of society. It is about potentiality, adaptation, discovery. The Master in Product Design program combines the study of theory with the process of direct experience. Besides honing the “problem solving” skills that every designer needs, you will also develop a “problem defining” approach: the ability to determine the true parameters of each design challenge. As you learn to follow your intuition and promote your aesthetic vision within those parameters, you will cultivate more awareness of the reasons behind your own design choices, and those of others. During your workshop collaborations with eminent professionals from local studios and businesses, you will have the range to experiment with design methodologies as you develop a deeper understanding of product design and its role in our world. Audience The program is designed for candidates who have a first-level degree in design, architecture, engineering, visual arts, or related disciplines. Outcome During this degree program, students will: Complete a self-driven conceptual research project according to professional standards. Create innovative design work based on an understanding of the discipline and the place of their work within that context. Communicate concepts, methods, and design proposals in spoken, visual, and written form. Program The Master in Product Design program is workshop-based, supported by seminars, lectures, tutorials, and fieldwork. Industry professionals, the course leader, and project... [-]

Master in Manswear Design – Portfolio Collection

Ferrari Fashion School
Campus Full time Part time 5 - 12 months October 2017 Italy Milan + 1 more

The course let the student deeply study the fabrics and the graphic design of the collection, the marketing analysis of the product and the technical development, to allow the students to move with higher self-confidence, due the better knowledge of the fashion world. [+]

The Man Fashion sector, covers a large part of the international market of Fashion. To face the world of the Man Fashion, it’s important to study and understand its reality and requirements. It’s important to study the anatomy and the fashion sketch techniques first, then later on understand the psychological aspect related to the single style. The educational path starts from the study of the “Fashion System” and proceeds by making the student get autonomous in creating a Collection and a Portfolio. The plan gets developed through specific books and by taking advantage of highly qualified professional people of the industry, who are able to excellently educate their own students. The course let the student deeply study the fabrics and the graphic design of the collection, the marketing analysis of the product and the technical development, to allow the students to move with higher self-confidence, due the better knowledge of the fashion world. Admission Requirements The admission to the Fashion Design Woman Master is aimed to those who have reached a previous work or educational experience in art and design. Basic-level knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator software, good manual skills and creativity. The master is for older than 18 only. Study Plan Anatomy basics Study of particulars Study of the measures Drawing technique Color Theory Coloring techniques Conceiving skill Study of commodities Research for material Decoration Illustration Collection, Portfolio Fashion sketch Research method Sociology and Marketing History of Custom and Fashion Fashion Accessories Flat Pattern Technical sheet Classes Hours... [-]

Master in Fashion Design

Scuola di Moda Vitali
Campus Part time 660 hours September 2017 Italy Ferrara

Fashion illustration. Fashion Styling. Textile technology. History of costume. Basis and fancy pattern design.Cut and Manifacturing Techniques. Adobe Photoshop, Kaledo Style Professional outlets: Companies producing clothes, fashion workshops, self-employment. [+]

Masters in Italy 2017/2018. Duration: 220 lessons 660 hours Start-up: September Attendance: From Tuesday to Friday from 9.00 to 12.00, Saturday from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm, Tuesday and Thursday from 14.30 to 17.30 Enrollment: Until June. Limited number. Subjects: Fashion illustration. Fashion Styling. Textile technology. History of costume. Basis and fancy pattern design.Cut and Manifacturing Techniques. Adobe Photoshop, Kaledo Style. Professional outlets: Companies producing clothes, fashion workshops, self-employment. Program Fashion Design - Canon of proportions and human anatomy, the draft, the included, the stylization. The technical drawing, pattern study of the base. The technical details. - The trend of the theme and target research, research materials and mood. Designing fabric: continuous printing, jumped, mirror, placed. Study of developments in the drapery of the different materials. - Achievements sketches based leaders: T-shirts, lingerie, swimwear, skirts, pants, jeans, shirts, jackets, vests, jackets, coats, suits, knitwear. Realization ready to wear collections theme and target free: night collection, sweatshirts, sports jackets, shirts, knitwear. - Realization collections prêt-à-porter theme and set target: a collection suit, large size, day, evening. Realization haute couture theme and set target: collection wedding and evening dresses. - Textile technology : fabrics, commercial functional and decorative technique. - History of costume and fashion. Psychology of colors. - Men's collection, accessories collection and kids collection. - The structure of the company, the professionals in fashion. - Construction of a final project: choice of subject, target, materials, construction of the mood, creating a collection with its organic sheets. Design CAD Study of... [-]

Master in Fashion Direction: Brand & Business Management

Milano Fashion Institute
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Italy Milan

Managing the business of a Fashion Company means to combine fashion marketing, fashion management and fashion retail. In the Master in Fashion Direction: Brand & Business Management more than one discipline will be merged, in order to train the most qualified and innovative professional figures who will be responsible of the business management in the world of fashion and luxury. [+]

Master in Fashion Direction: Brand & Business Management FROM BUYING TO DIGITAL FASHION MARKETING Fashion Buyer. Marketing Manager. Omnichannel Strategist. Managing the business of a Fashion Company means to combine fashion marketing, fashion management and fashion retail. In the Master in Fashion Direction: Brand & Business Management more than one discipline will be merged, in order to train the most qualified and innovative professional figures who will be responsible of the business management in the world of fashion and luxury. First step: studying the business models, their evolution, and their business strategies in the industry. Second step: recognizing and studying the different retail and business channels, the underlying business logics and in their specific operations: from fashion buying and retail merchandising, to sales & digital management. Third step: understanding the consumer and the relationships between different channels. From the analysis of customer’s behaviors and the influence of the sensory design and their lifestyles, until the omnichannel strategy and the digital integration. Our objective: to put the consumer at the center, to create seamless experiences that connect all the different touchpoints, and to know how to identify and to generate and plan successful business and retail strategies. The Master Course is completely in English. During the whole course an Italian - English bilingual Teaching Assistant will be available for both Italian and foreign students. Deadlines Start of registration: 1 February 2017 End of registration: 1 December 2017 Orientation day: 19 January 2018 Lectures’ start: 22 January 2018 All the Milano Fashion... [-]

Master In Retail And Sales Management

ISTUD Business School
Campus Full time 10 months October 2017 Italy Stresa VB

The Master in Retail and Sales Management ISTUD, a specialist accredited ASFOR, is among the top 50 Global Master Masters in the International Ranking of Eduniversal. The path stems from the need to create a strong bond between young and expanding businesses in Italy and in the world of retail distribution, specialized chains, e-commerce and industrial brands that must handle distribution dynamics. [+]

Masters in Italy 2017/2018. The Master in Retail and Sales Management ISTUD, an ASFOR accredited specialist, is among the top 50 Best Master globally in the International Ranking of Eduniversal. The path stems from the need to create a strong bond between young and expanding businesses in Italy and in the world of retail distribution, specialized chains, e-commerce and industrial brands that must handle distribution dynamics. The strength of the Master is to provide you with intense and practical training and to allow you to develop greater versatility, indispensable in the world of work. The classroom includes visits to sales outlets, an experience abroad, testimonies and business plans and lessons held by industry professionals. Post-stage placement over 80%. The Master's degree includes 4 months of full time training at the ISTUD Campus on Lake Maggiore with lessons and testimonies of managers, project commissioned by companies, workshops (excel, digital storytelling and teamworking), Study Tour abroad and 6 months paid internship In Italian and multinational companies with access to the concrete career opportunities that the Retail industry offers. Grants are available to cover total and partial costs. Select July 21 in Milan, Italy. [-]

CEMS Master’s in International Management (CEMS MIM)

CEMS - The Global Alliance in Management Education
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Italy Milan

The CEMS MIM is a postgraduate, pre-experience degree open to a select group of students enrolled on a Master’s programme in one of 28 leading institutions [+]

CEMS MIM Master’s in International Management 

CEMS is a strategic alliance of business schools, multinational companies and NGOs that together offer the CEMS Master's in International Management (MIM). The CEMS administrative officeis located on the HEC campus close to Paris, with the programme and corporate relations being managed by a dedicated team within each member school. You will find all CEMS member universities by using the keywords "CEMS" in the Master in Management Compasssearch engine or by clicking on the CEMS partners list below.

The CEMS MIM is a pre-experience postgraduate degree open to multilingual students enrolled in a Master's in Management program at one of the CEMS member schools. Students study at their home university for one semester and then spend a second semester at a different CEMS member school. Some students may even opt to take both semesters abroad, in two different schools (the “tri-national track”). Other key components of the course include: core courses in Strategy and Cross-Cultural Management, elective courses, skill seminars, business project and an obligatory international internship.... [-]


Master in Interaction Design

H-FARM Education
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Italy Roncade

The Master in Interaction Design, launching in 2017, is a “1+1” year full-time master programme designed to prepare designers for careers in interaction and user experience design. It is taught in H-FARM’s Digital Design School within the innovative startup culture of Italy’s premier tech accelerator. The programme’s directors are two of the most important names in this field, Gillian Crampton Smith and Philip Tabor. [+]

Masters in Italy 2017/2018. The Master in Interaction Design, launching in 2017, is a “1+1” year full-time master programme, designed to prepare designers for careers in interaction and user experience design. It is taught in H-FARM’s Digital Design School within the innovative startup culture of Italy’s premier tech accelerator. The programme’s directors are two of the most important names in this field, Gillian Crampton Smith and Philip Tabor. Start: October 2017 Level: Master -  approximately equivalent to the Italian  laurea magistrale Duration: 1 or 2 years full-time Awards given: Graduate Diploma in Interaction Design after 1 year, Master after 2 years Language: English - Students may write reports etc. in English or Italian Student intake: International Prerequisites: Normally Bachelor or equivalent experience in a design discipline, but other forms of experience are considered. Sufficient  command of written and spoken English Content During the programme students identify their personal strengths to prepare them for work in the fast-developing fields of interaction and experience design. The first year offers an immersive panorama of interaction and experience design. It centres around design projects, mostly done in collaborative groups, about the interaction between people and products, systems or services. The projects are supported by skills workshops in design and technology, and contextual and business studies. The second year usually preceded by a summer internship, allows students to develop a specialism they feel passionate about. It centres around a thesis on an individually-chosen experimental design or research project, which may be associated with an existing... [-]

Erasmus Mundus Master in Models and Methods of Quantitative Economics QEM

Master Economics: Erasmus Mundus Master QEM - Models and Methods of Quantitative Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Italy Venice

Master Erasmus Mundus Models and Methods of Quantitative Economics (QEM) is an European Union approved international graduate degree programme taught full-time over two years in France, Germany, Italy and Spain. [+]

Erasmus Mundus Master in Models and Methods of Quantitative Economics QEM Master Erasmus Mundus Models and Methods of Quantitative Economics (QEM) is an European Union approved international graduate degree programme taught full-time over two years in France, Germany, Italy and Spain. Taught in English, the programme is designed by a Consortium of four European Universities: Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Universität Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, Paris, France Università Ca' Foscari Venezia, Venice, Italy with a network of Associated Partners consisting of international academic institutions as well as public and private companies. The course offers a rigorous education in fundamental quantitative tools by combining core economic theory with related quantitative disciplines such as Probability, Statistics, Econometrics, Finance, Actuarial Science, Mathematical Modelling, Computation and Simulation, Experimental Design, and Political Science. The breadth of courses offers students the opportunity to specialise in one of these many areas in accordance with their interests along a number of course tracks. These being areas which are increasingly vital in both research orientation for further studies and in the job market for positions in government organisations, private companies or financial institutions. The course is intended to prepare students for a wide range of careers which utilise their competency in economics, including economic theory, macroeconomics and financial forecasting, financial engineering and risk management, quantitative asset management, computational economics, quantitative trading, and applied and theoretical research. See full programme détails of Quantitative Economics Master (QEM). Each year, approximately 50 students are welcomed to the programme... [-]

Second Level University Professional Master MIPET: Master in Industrial Plant Engineering & Technologies

University Of Genoa (Università Degli Studi Di Genova)
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Italy Genoa

MIPET (Master in Industrial Plant Engineering and Technologies) is a One-year Degree Program organized in Genoa University and focusing on preparing new generations of top quality technical experts for Process Engineering, Industrial Plant Main Contractors, Power & Energy Industry, Iron & Steel Sector, Plant Equipment Suppliers as well as Construction Companies. [+]

Masters in Italy 2017/2018. MIPET (Master in Industrial Plant Engineering and Technologies) is a One-year Degree Program organized in Genoa University and focusing on preparing new generations of top quality technical experts for Process Engineering, Industrial Plant Main Contractors, Power & Energy Industry, Iron & Steel Sector, Plant Equipment Suppliers as well as Construction Companies. MIPET main aim it is to satisfy the expectation from Leading Industries in term of high technical skills and excellence capabilities in Industrial Plants and Engineering. The Master Program is directed by Polytechnic School - Faculty of Engineering in strong cooperation with leading industries and major companies operating in these industrial sectors; this approach guarantees the relevance and effectiveness of the initiative in the international scenario. In fact this project is part of a large initiative devoted to develop excellence in Industrial Plant Engineering through the synergy between the expertise of Genoa University Engineering Faculty and Top Level Companies with long traditions that are leading this Area Nationally and Internationally in term of turnovers, size, processes and products complexity as well as knowhow and technical background and skills. Master Outcomes MIPET is devoted to create System and Process Engineers, Technical Coordinators operating effectively in Project Teams in Global Engineering and Construction. This Master provides deep technical skills in Industrial Plants as well as the capability to get the whole overview on the project and its technical aspects along the whole project phases: Offering, Engineering, Purchasing, Construction and Erection and Commissioning. At the completion of the... [-]

Master in Environmental Engineering

Mediterranea University of Reggio Calabria
Online Full time 1 year October 2017 Italy Reggio Calabria

The 2nd Cycle Degree Course (Master Degree) in Environmental Engineering aims at preparing professionals with high skills in the fields of territory defence and environmental protection and able to design and manage projects related to the safeguard from hydro-geologic instability, to environmental protection (waste and wastewater management, contaminated sites reclamation), to environmental monitoring and... [+]

The 2nd Cycle Degree Course (Master Degree) in Environmental Engineering aims at preparing professionals with high skills in the fields of territory defence and environmental protection and able to design and manage projects related to the safeguard from hydro-geologic instability, to environmental protection (waste and wastewater management, contaminated sites reclamation), to environmental monitoring and territory management, to sustainable energy production, management and saving. The activities on the safeguard form hydro-geologic instability phenomena aim at the knowledge of the methods for programming, executing and interpreting of in situ surveys for geotechnical characterization, of landslides types and triggering causes and of different methods for soils and rocks consolidation. The activities on the environmental protection aim at the knowledge of the main issues related to soil mechanics when pollutants are presents, of processes and advanced technologies for wastewater treatment, for waste treatment and disposal (in particular landfills related issues), for contaminated sites reclamation. The curriculum on “New technologies for environmental and territory defence” aims at deepening the knowledge on the protection from hydraulic risk (in urban and marine areas) and on the environmental monitoring. The curriculum on “Low environmental impact energy production” aims at deepening the knowledge on sustainable energy production, management and saving. The objectives and the expected learning results, allow the graduates both a direct employment in the field of Environmental Engineering and the continuation of the studies with a 2nd level Professional Master or a Ph. D. Course. Curriculum: Nuove tecnologie per la tutela del territorio e dell'ambiente First year... [-]

Master of Cognitive Psychology in Health Communication

Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Italy Milan

The Master in “Cognitive Psychology in Health Communication”, jointly offered by the Institute of Communication and Health of Università della Svizzera italiana (USI) and the Faculty of Psychology of Vita-Salute San Raffaele University of Milan (UNISR), presents a new joint Master’s programme through training in cognitive psychology, neuroscience and communication. [+]

Masters in Italy 2017/2018. Study the Cognitive Psychology in Health Communication Master's program at UNISR The Master of Science in “Cognitive Psychology in Health Communication”, jointly offered by the Institute of Communication and Health of Università della Svizzera italiana (USI) and the Faculty of Psychology of Vita-Salute San Raffaele University of Milan (UNISR), presents a new joint Master’s program through training in cognitive psychology, neuroscience and communication. Focus of the Program The program focuses on the intersection between the theoretical bases of cognitive psychology and those of communication applied to the context of health. Students who choose this specialization will get a strong biological, methodological and statistical training, acquiring also knowledge in management. Graduate with an advanced specialization The specialization will familiarize students with the latest research and practice in cognitive psychology and provide a modern preparation to lead and influence change in health in today’s diverse communities. The program is designed to train students who will understand the causes of health-related behaviors and who will also be able to design new and effective interventions to prevent disease and promote health. The entire program takes advantage of synergies and complementarities between the two Universities, USI and UniSR, and offers excellent competences in teaching and research. This course offers a high degree of innovation thanks also to the advanced technologies available on site in the two universities. [-]

Masters Degree in Transport Systems Engineering

Sapienza University of Rome
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Italy Rome

The Master Degree in Transport Systems Engineering aims at providing Students with high-level qualifications, so as to allow them to perform and manage a wide variety of activities connected with planning, programming, operating, monitoring transport systems and their components. [+]

The Master Degree in Transport Systems Engineering aims at providing Students with high-level qualifications, so as to allow them to perform and manage a wide variety of activities connected with planning, programming, operating, monitoring transport systems and their components. The professional skills of a Transport Systems Engineer include: methods to design transport systems: formulation of dimensional and performance specifications for system components; models for mobility of people and goods, for transport supply on multi-modal networks, for demand/supply interaction and equilibrium calculation; design and implementation of transport systems (technical and economic aspects), transport and mobility plans on different levels; on-line and off-line models for transport system operations and management; monitoring and ex-ante/ex-post assessment of mobility solutions from the technical, economic and environmental point of view. Study Program The program is organized into modules. It is composed by 120 ECTS as follows: 4 modules concerning the characterizing disciplines (48 ECTS); 4 modules concerning the characterizing disciplines chosen by the student in a optional group (24/48 ECTS); 2 modules concerning integrative disciplines (12 ECTS); 2 modules freely chosen by the student with suggestions in coherence with educational purposes of the Master Degree (12 ECTS): Other education activities proposed by the student (3 ECTS); Thesis work (21 ECTS) Admission Requirements The Master is directly open for Students with Engineering Bachelor’s degree. [-]

Master in Management of Development

Turin School of Development (International Training Centre of the ILO)
Online & Campus Combined Full time 1 year October 2017 Italy Turin

The Turin School of Development (as part of the International Training Centre of the ILO) in partnership with the University of Turin offer this 1st level Master in Management of Development. [+]

Masters in Italy 2017/2018. The Turin School of Development (as part of the International Training Centre of the ILO) in partnership with the University of Turin offers this 1st level Master in Management of Development which is designed as an intensive, application-oriented blended learning program consisting of a succession of internet-based distance learning followed by interactive classroom instructions and practical application/research work. This Master programme, conducted in English, is in its 17th edition and has been successfully pursued by over 520 students from more than 80 countries worldwide. The contents and the learning delivery methods are designed to impart to the participants the full spectrum of competencies needed in order to effectively deal with the challenges facing today's development professionals in their pursuit of social and economic progress while preserving the living environment for future generations. Programme The programme presents a number of unique features: integration of theory with application work; in-depth coverage of the full spectrum of competencies for project cycle management as practised in major development institutions; and an interdisciplinary approach that emphasizes the inter-linkages between rule of law, economic development and social progress. PART I - Distance Learning A self-learning tutor assisted period of 12 weeks' duration designed to introduce the participants to the pre-requisite entry level knowledge in the disciplines of Part II, namely economics, institutional design, sociology, law and project management. The training materials will include selected chapters from key textbooks in addition to a number of articles from well-known journals. The learning content will... [-]