MIBEMaster Programme in International Business and Entrepreneurship
|Study location||Italy, Pavia|
|Nominal duration||2 years|
|Tuition fee||€3,500 per year
Tuition fee for non-EU students who enter Italy with a study visa is based on flat rate and depends on the citizenship.
|Application fee||€35 per programme
This fee is not refundable.
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Students should provide evidence that in their 3-year Bachelor degree diploma they have acquired the following number of ECTS (in case of students outside the European Union, the equivalent number of hours of study) in these areas:
- at least 24 credits of exams in the Business / Management area
Provided that all the requirements mentioned above are satisfied, holding a GMAT certification is highly taken into account in the evaluation process. A high score (over 550) guarantees direct admission to the course.
N. of SEATS AVAILABLE FOR NON-EU students: 35
Students who hold the minimal entry requirements and have correctly applied will then take part to a selection according to the criteria illustrated here.
For all the information on the selection process see this link.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / French / Italian / Spanish.
Send scan copies of the original documents
In order to finalize your enrollment, you must submit the scanned version of your original documents to the Admission Office.
Applications are NOT accepted from the following territories (based on citizenship): European Union, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, San Marino, Switzerland.
N. of SEATS AVAILABLE FOR NON-EU students: 35
Students from a EU country must apply with a different procedure, described at this link.
If the transcript provided by your home school is not in English, you will need to obtain official Italian translations along with verified copies of the original.
Throughout the application process, you will be required to upload the following documents:
- A scanned copy of your passport or identity card;
- A scan of you Bachelor degree transcript supplied by your university reporting the individual exams taken (or to be taken if still graduating) , relative marks and numbers of credits (or study hours) for each exam. If you have more than one degree, you may upload more than one transcript, each as a separate file;
- An excel file to be completed with all the exams from your transcript, divided and grouped according to the different subject areas specified in the file. To download the Excel file, click here ;
- Your curriculum vitae;
- A scan of your English language certificate;
- a GMAT certification
MIBE is a Master Programme – Master of Science (MSc) | Laurea Magistralis – entirely taught in English which covers two academic years (4 semesters) and comprises activities for a total of 120 ECTs credits.
MIBE develops managerial capabilities for the governance of change within complex as well as multinational contexts. The program is inspired by principles related to: Exponential Organisations, Design Thinking, Global Culture & Diversity as a value, Agile Management, Digital Transformation, Lean Startup as a mindset for both small and giant companies, entrepreneurship/corporate entrepreneurship.
MIBE focuses on core topics in the area of International Management/innovation/Entrepreneurship, and then spreads out into three possible curricula: International Management, Digital Management and Sustainable Management.
Take a look at the course synopsis
MIBE can be activate as a “LM+”, a special Master’s Degree program made up of 5 semesters rather than 4. In the last 2 semesters students are offered a training period in a company, during which expenses are reimbursed. Learn more here
The Department has successfully implemented a Double Degree program with prestigious Universities in 8 countries around the world. This bilateral agreement allows the students who participate in the program to obtain an Italian degree and the equivalent foreign title. Learn more here
MIBE is for aspiring leaders only, with an interest in pursuing careers as manager or entrepreneur and showing strong international attitude. Careers taken up by MIBERS include, but are not limited to: export manager, business development manager, analyst of international markets, innovation manager, IT manager / CIO, web marketing manager, management consultant, and – of course – international entrepreneur.
Because of their distinctive profile, MIBE students have acquired a kind of “trademark” in the job market and they are highly saught by companies with a international vocation.