Il Sole 24 ORE Business School


24 ORE Business School has developed innovative and specialized business training and professional development programs aimed at helping recent graduates just beginning their careers to acquire new knowledge and skills, as well as mature managers and professionals who need to update existing skills or develop new areas of expertise. Programs are designed for individuals working in both the public and private sectors.

Focusing on the various needs of young managers and professionals, curricula are continuously updated to take into account the newest business trends. Experienced publishers with backgrounds in education identify key topics, setting in motion a rich dialog between experts, journalists and the more than 6000 managers who participate every year. Sole 24 ORE Education programs aim to provide a concrete grounding in the areas of economics, finance and management.

Sole 24 ORE Education programs include:

  • Annual Events
  • Specialized Master’s Degrees
  • Executive Master
  • Courses and Conferences
  • E-learning
  • In-house education
  • Professional development

The Business School offers:

  • A full-time Master’s program which incorporates work experience gained through internships that provide young students with a greater competitive edge to enter the work force at a higher level of qualification and expertise.
  • The Executive24 Master is designed for busy managers and entrepreneurs who must balance their career obligations with their need for continuous learning in a dynamic world. The program alternates distance learning with on-campus sessions to allow for a more flexible educational experience.
  • The Master24 is designed for self-learners and is based on an innovative formula of distance learning that takes advantage of a multimedia classroom which includes access and interaction with experts.
  • Participants in the educational programs have access to Sole 24 ORE’s vast wealth of high-quality, multimedia resources.
  • Faculty include highly qualified Italian and international experts who have experience both in their fields as well as in the classroom. They utilize a pragmatic approach that is oriented towards the needs of business professionals.
  • 150 scholarships available to students.

The Business School has always paid particular attention in developing and maintaining strong relationships with some of the most important companies and consulting firms in Italy and throughout the world. We currently collaborate with more than 600 internationally respected business partners. This network allows Sole 24 ORE to integrate business reality into its training programs, thus providing solid and practical applications for learning.

Sole 24 ORE’s e-learning platform allows students to share documents, messages and create a community.

Internships are an integral part of the Master’s program and represent an important opportunity for graduates to enter the labor market. The extended network of contacts from the corporate, professional and financial sector, coupled with the preparation provided by the Master’s program, provide students opportunities to enter important firms in both Italy and abroad.

Career placement follows upon successful completion of the Master’s program and consists of introducing qualified applicants to organizations, matching students’ résumés (curriculum vitae) with the needs of the firms. The goal is to ensure that graduates gain relevant and meaningful experience which will allow them to continue their career development.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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International Master Luxury Management

Campus Full time 9 months November 2017 Italy Milan

Fashion, Luxury & Made in Italy: a distinctive specialization in one of the most important areas of the Italian excellence. [+]

INTERNATIONAL MASTER LUXURY MANAGEMENT Official Website Fashion, Luxury & Made in Italy: a distinctive specialization in one of the most important areas of the Italian excellence. GOALS AND PROFESSIONAL OPENINGS Our International Master in Luxury Management provides students with technical knowledge and managerial capabilities required to build a career in the luxury industry. It provides students with opportunities to learn from the experience of managers and professionals working in the luxury goods market, as well as to intern in important companies and develop a lasting network in the sector. The previous four Italian editions of this Master delivered by our Business School guarantee consolidated experience and ongoing relationships with the most prestigious global luxury brands. At the end of the course the main areas of placement and professional openings are within companies, consultancy firms, business associations and institutions of the fashion, luxury and lifestyle sectors, in the following functions: marketing communication and events brand management retail merchandising visual merchandising retail operations e-commerce and in the following luxury sectors: fashion (leather & luxury goods) design watches & jewelry perfumes & cosmetics automotive boating hotellerie food & wine TARGET The Master is aimed at young graduates and final year graduating students interested in building their career in the world of luxury, fashion and lifestyle. The course is taught entirely in English. DURATION AND STRUCTURE 9 Months: 5 months of full time classes in Milan and 4 months of internship The Master requires full time compulsory attendance. The program begins on November 20th 2017 and is organized in two phases: Theory and practice for a period of 100 days in classroom and workshops (classes are held Monday to Friday) Hands-on experience through a 4 month internship in important companies or consultancies. MILAN AND THE VALUE OF MADE IN ITALY The Italian city of Milan is recognised internationally as one of the "big four" global fashion capitals, along with Paris, New York and London. The city’s rich history and classical architecture are a counterpoint to the modern pace of life and the rising towers designed by 21st-century starchitects. It is also one of the most multicultural and diverse cities in Italy and Europe, with banking, industrial and design sectors that draw employees from around the world. Milan is also the venue where important international fairs, exhibits and trade shows take place. April is the month of the well-known Salone Internazionale del Mobile (international home furniture show): together with the associated cultural-artistic events, this fair presents the most important and innovative proposals, ideas and concepts for furniture, home decor and objets d'art. One of Milan's most well-known fashion events is the Milan Fashion Week, whose two annual editions (September-October and February-March) are the most important meeting point between prêt-à-porter and trade operators, promoting both the globally renowned brands that have made Made in Italy famous worldwide and the emerging fashion talents. For future managers in the Luxury & Fashion industries, Milan is the best place to be! PROGRAM The program is divided into the following modules: The concept of luxury across the world Made in Italy: yesterday, today and tomorrow New consumers of luxury goods The fashion, luxury and lifestyle industries Value chain and economics Project management Marketing of luxury goods Web & New media: digital and social media marketing Communication, brand management, press office and events Commercial policies and management of luxury retail stores E-commerce and e-tailing The course also includes some special activities: Company Visits: visit the sites, museums and factories of globally renowned Italian brands Project Work: work on real business challenges submitted by managers and professionals Self Marketing and Personal Branding: strengthen and develop managerial competences Master Blog: manage the Master blog with the direct supervision of the Scientific Committee INTERNSHIP The internship is an important added value of the Master and allows participants to enter the world of work complexity with solid professional tools. During classroom period, each participant is supported in identifying his/her capacities and career opportunities through individual career coaching and mock job interviews. More than 95% of our students are employed after the internship. ADMISSION The Master has a closed number and involves a process of selection aimed at evaluating the technical competencies acquired during the study period, the individual attitude and the motivation of the candidates. The selection process is carried out in 3 phases: screening and analysis of admission request and CV motivational interview (in English) English test for non native English speakers Applicants are required to submit the following documents: Copy of first-level university degree (Bachelor, laurea triennale or equivalent) Curriculum Vitae in English Photo Copy of passport or ID Card Motivation letter explaining interests and future professional projects An English proficiency test score is desirable (but not compulsory) for non native English speakers SCHOLARSHIPS 24 ORE Business School grants partial and full cost scholarships to the most deserving candidates. CONTACTS For further information write to: You will be contacted in the shortest time possible. [-]


Il Sole 24 ORE

Address Via Monte Rosa 91
Milano 20149, Italy
Phone +39 02 30221