Master in Strategic Management for Global Business - SMGB

Italian students

ALTIS - Graduate School Business and Society
Via San Vittore, 18 - 20123 Milan
Phone: +39 02 7234 8358 / 8383
Fax: +39 02 7234 8388

International students

UCSC International
Via Carducci 28/30, 20123 Milan
Phone: +39 02 7234 5108
Fax: +39 02 7234 5806
Email: (general inquiries) (inquiries regarding program curriculum details)

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Live presentation and webinar (in Italian)

June 6, 2018 | h 17.30 | Università Cattolica & Online


Webinar (in English)

April, 26 | h  18.00 (Italian time) |  Online


Strategic Management is the ability to set objectives and actions based on analysis of external environment and organization’s resources to achieve superior long-term performance.

Prof Matteo Pedrini, Master SMGB  Director [read more]

Learning Objectives

The Master provides students with the skills and knowledge required to become innovative and successful managers, entrepreneurs and consultants of tomorrow’s global economy.

Upon completion of the programme, you will learn how to understand the strategic drivers of long-term success of a company, how to recognize the challenges and opportunities of the international economy and how to leverage on the issues of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), sustainability and impact management in order to turn them into sound, innovative and socially responsible business opportunities.

A concrete approach to business, a concrete approach to your future career

The master will provide students with an outstanding academic preparation based on practical and interactive teaching methods that include workshops led by international experts and managers from multinationals and start-up, which represent also an excellent networking opportunity.

Students will be guided in the first steps of their professional career through the development of an assigned three-month Action Project / Internship. Through the programme, you will:

  • Acquire the knowledge and tools to draw up sound and sustainable business and marketing plans for new entrepreneurial initiatives that need to operate locally and compete globally.
  • Attain the skills to analyse a company using the appropriate metrics, identify strengths and weaknesses and conceive innovative and effective business development plans, as entrepreneurs or strategic consultants.
  • Develop the ability to manage complexity in businesses, especially those with global expansion plans.

Students profile

Students with three years' Bachelor degree (laurea triennale for Italian applicants)

Language of Instruction


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