First level specializing master - 11th edition
Strategic Management for Global Business (SMGB)
a.a. 2018/19 | Sept 2018 - October 2019
Structure: On-line courses + Full-time In-class Lectures + Action Project/ Internship
Place: Milano - Università Cattolica + Online platform
Application deadline: July 2018 (Intl students); Sept 2018 (Italian students)
While applying, students will need to submit the following documents. Documents from point 1 to 7 are compulsory. Applications will be evaluated only after all compulsory documents have been delivered.
Copy of Bachelor's Degree certificate
Transcripts of Bachelor
Accepted in English, Italian, French, Portuguese and Spanish. Applicants that have not concluded their Bachelor degree yet, should send the most updated transcripts.
Updated CV in English
Motivational essay, in English
In this document (min 1 - max 2 pages), candidates should state the reasons (personal, professional etc) for their application to the program.
If wishing to apply for a scholarship, candidates should explain their motives here.
One letter of reference
The letter must be completed by a university professor or by a current/recent employer who knows the applicant well, and should contain specific and relevant details about the candidate's abilities and performance.
The letter can be sent via e-mail (scanned) but must be written on the referee’s institution or company letterhead paper, must be hand- signed and must report the referee’s contact details (mail and direct phone). Accepted in English or Italian.
Copy of passport (for international students) or Identity card (for Italian citizens)
Certificate of English language proficiency (if available)
Any additional document to better qualify the candidate’s profile can be added to the application (GMAT, GRE, additional Masters or courses certificates etc).
Deadline 1: 1 February 2018
Deadline 2: 15 March 2018
Deadline 3: 15 April 2018
Deadline 1/2/3: priority consideration deadlines are valid for all applicants. Students wishing to be considered for scholarships are advised to apply by these deadlines as a majority of the scholarships will be assigned at this stage.
Deadline 4: 15 May 2018
A limited number of scholarships may still be available. However, applicants are strongly advised to apply by the priority consideration deadlines in order to have a greater chance of success.
Deadline 5: 30 June 2018
Final deadline for applicants with international Bachelor’s degrees.
Deadline 6: 29 September 2018
Final deadline for applicants with an Italian Bachelor’s degree only.
Applicants with an Italian Bachelor only
Applications for Italian and international students holding an Italian bachelor degree (laurea triennale) will open in February 2018
Maximum number of students admitted is 40.
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore reserves the right to cancel the master’s course should it not recruit a viable number of students.