Courses structure

The Master offers a blended format, combining online courses - that can be attended remotely - and in-class courses, followed by the Action Project. Here is the general Master's outline.
Important dates: 

•    19 September 2022: start of online courses
Candidates applying after this date will access online courses as soon as the selection and admission process is completed

•    7th November 2022: start of in-class activities

•    June/ September 2023: action project (project work or internship)


The attendance is compulsory.
In-class courses take place from Monday to Friday (in the morning and/or in the afternoon).

During the courses you will be able to get in direct contact with the companies involved throug coaching sessions (CV review, cover letter and simulation of interviews) and "lab of practice" where you will develop project work that you will present directly to company managers.

Curricular courses

Students of the Master in Strategic Management for Global Business will receive a comprehensive training related to the whole process of leading global businesses.  
As for the in class activities, they are clustered in 4 terms. Exams take place at the end of each term.

Online Courses (September 2022)

Whether students don’t have a background in Business Administration or Economics or they need to refresh their competences in a new language, these three online asynchronous courses will provide students with the basics of the managerial competences. Online courses can be attended autonomously, directly from home. These courses are compulsory (with exams and credits)

•    Basic Accounting
•    Introduction to Economics
•    Introduction to Strategic Management 


In class courses (November 2022 - end of May/June 2023)

Strategic planning is the foundation for approaching new and global markets. You will acquire a comprehensive set of competencies to tackle the challenges provided by local and international business, enabling you to start building your success story whether with your own start-up or as part of a large organisation. 

•    Business Strategy
•    Corporate Strategy
•    Innovation and Sustainability
•    Entrepreneurship
•    Business Planning

Solid economic and financial competencies are essential to managers, who need to collect and analyse data in order to evaluate business performances and redesign strategies with confidence. At this scope are aimed the courses of the financial area.
•    Financial Accounting
•    Managerial Accounting Finance

Managers are required to develop overarching strategies to coordinate and integrate resources (human and material) efficiently. You will be provided with specific competencies relevant to international HR and Project Management, fostering a multicultural mindset in approaching global issues. The theme of organization will be deployed through the following courses: 
•    Leadership 
•    Organization and International HR Management
•    Multicultural Management
•    Operations
•    Project Management

Even the most brilliant business ideas will not succeed if companies fail to target the right people with the most effective message, using incisive channels. You will learn how to implement fundamental marketing tools to build up an effective online-offline marketing and sales strategy through the following courses:
•    Strategic Marketing
•    Digital Strategies
•    Sales Strategy

Excel Lab

The ExceLab, strictly liked to the course of Business Planning, will enable students to practically translate the managerial and entrepreneurial assumptions into a concrete financial business model.

Extra-curricular courses

In addition to the Master's rich curricular programme, students will also have access to other workshops that will contribute to their individual personal development.

In addition to the Master's rich curricular programme, students will also have access to other workshops that will enrich their competences on the most updated and disruptive market trends and that will contribute to their individual personal development.

Personal Coaching

Nowadays, a well-written CV, a well-thought-out job search strategy, and an effective presentation are all must-haves if you are to succeed in the competitive job market. The Master offers group and one-to-one coaching sessions, speedy speech e CV review offered by big companies partenr of the Master, in order to boost your confidence and give you a solid foundation when presenting yourself in front of companies and business partners.