Full Time MBA
Why an MBA at MIP Politecnico di Milano
MIP is the business school of the Politecnico di Milano, one of the best technical universities in Europe and in Italy, with a tradition in engineering and a strong focus on technology and organizational and managerial innovation. This association allows MIP to have access to the up-and-coming technology, to play a key role in innovation, as well as to be at the forefront of company growth and technological investment.
The primary aim of the Master of Business Administration program is to equip participants with the strong competencies and skills that will accompany them throughout their entire career. We apply an analytical approach to problem solving and provide the special mix of technical and management skills required to develop and lead world-class companies in a range of sectors, from operations and manufacturing to design and luxury management.
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MBA Talents chose MIP
Our International full-time MBA candidates tell why their MIP experience has been so unique!
Because of our high number of accreditations, our strong associations with business inside Milan and Europe, our excellent post-graduate career and job opportunities and our high number of international students and staff, more and more students are now pursuing an international full-time MBA from MIP Politecnico di Milano.
International Full-time MBA
Fee: € 26,000 (plus €2,700 of University / admin fees and books)
Duration: 14 months
Start date: May 2014
Teaching language: English
Location: Milan (Italy) plus exchanges around the world
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Accreditations and Rankings
The School of Management is EQUIS accreditated by the European Foundation for Management Development.
This accreditation highlights MIP Politecnico di Milano's commitment to providing a highly international education that caters to the need of the modern managerial students.
Politecnico di Milano School of Management has just received accreditation from the Association of MBAs (AMBA) for achieving what AMBA describes as the highest standard in Postgraduate Business Education for EMBA and MBA programmes.
This accreditation establishes the School MBA programmes firmly amongst the best in the world and informs employers of the high standards of its graduates.
Financial Times Best European Business Schools 2012
Upward trend for Politecnico di Milano School of Management
For the fourth consecutive year, the Financial Times has recognised the School of Management of Politecnico di Milano as among the best schools in Europe, rising 18 places over the last 3 years, despite an overall increase in the number of schools and ever increasing competition from within Europe.
The school infact has been ranked 38th in Europe and once again four courses are listed - of which three are Masters: Full-time MBA (31st in Europe), Executive MBA, Master of Science in Management Engineering and the Executive Education.
QS Top B-Schools in Europe 2012
MIP is ranked 30th in the QS Global Top 200 Business Schools 2012 based on feedback from 2,150 worldwide employers.
CNN Expansion 2012
MIP MBA Programme ranked as one of the best in the world, with over 70% of the graduate class finding work within 3 months of graduation and a post-graduate starting salary of 75,000 dollars American.
MIP is ranked number one for company network in the annual business magazine survey conducted amongst recruiters in Italy.
International Experience in Italy
At MIP, participants in this top MBA programme enjoy and create an international experience within the classroom. The full-time MBA, consistently present in MBA rankings, attracts students from around the world and cultural diversity is actively encouraged. The programme is taught by Politecnico di Milano professors and a vast international faculty. Past visiting professors have come from Harvard Business School, MIT Boston, NYU, University of Leuven and Arizona State University etc.
The Italian experience also represents an opportunity for international students to immerse themselves in the culture and the Italian way of life, enriching their life experience while pursuing an intensive and rewarding MBA programme. International students, furthermore, undertake an Italian language course which not only facilitates life in Italy, but enables them to have a deeper understanding of the culture and lifestyle.
The school is based in the cosmopolitan city of Milan which is bubbling centre of activity and hosts an array of cultural events, art exhibitions and trade shows, attracting international visitors all year round. Milan is, furthermore, Italy’s business centre and hosts a large international business community. MIP students complement the MBA experience through interaction with this network.
For further information on living in Milan see the International Students' Office page.
MIP’s Career Service is one of a kind
Students are given the unique opportunity to work alongside key stakeholders within important organizations, challenging themselves in real-life business situations.
Activities, such as Organizational Check Up, Business Plan, Business Game and 3-month In-company Project work, take place throughout the program and are real consulting projects within companies, consulting firms or banks. Personal development is key and Career Service provides assistance throughout the program and during the recruitment process in the form of professional orientation interviews, evaluation of individual student’s skills and personalized counseling etc.
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