Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Application and Requirements

Application


Candidates holding a non-Italian Bachelor Degree should apply here.

Candidates holding an Italian Bachelor Degree or another academic title issued by an Italian University should follow the indications provided below.

Applicants are required to fill in the on-line application form by enclosing:

  • Motivation essay in English
  • Updated CV in English
  • Copy of passport or ID
  • Transcripts and copies of the Bachelor's Degree or Master's Degree (accepted in English or Italian)
  • For applicants whose first language is not English, or have not completed a degree program taught in the English language, we require an IELTS of at least 6.0 or Toefl 80. Should you not be able to provide one of those English certificate, you will be contacted to sustain an English Language Test through Skype with the MIB Staff
  • Publications,  Academic honors, scholarships and letters of reference (eg articles, books, etc.), are considered as additional documents although the submission is not compulsory  

Deadline for applications is September 11th 2017.

Applicants wishing to be considered for the Early Bird scholarship of as much as EUR 3.000 will be required to send the documents by June 30th  2017. The early Bird scholarships will be 10 for MIB Regular course.
 

Selection
 

The selection process for admission to the Master is based on the materials received.
A maximum score of 100 points is available. Out of these, a maximum of 25 points are accredited for each of the following qualifications:

  • Consistency of the previous studies and post bachelor degree working experiences (if any) with the objectives of the Master outline;
  • Statement of motivation;
  • Certified or tested (if required) English Language Proficiency;
  • Marks/Grades obtained in previous studies.

The applicant must have at least 60 out of a total of 100 points to be admitted to the course.

Maximum number of participants is 60.

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore reserves the right to cancel the master’s course should it not recruit a viable number of students.
 

Enrollment
 

Admitted students will be notified via email and on the admission portal .

The enrollment must be completed within 5 working days from the receipt of notice, inputting payment of first installment on master.unicatt.it/application.


Participants must send the enrollment documents  at a later stage to:

Ufficio Master
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
Via Carducci, 28/30 
20123 Milano

Students preparing for a degree  or who have a foreign university degree are required to pre-enroll through the admission portal.

Once the university degree or the Declaration of Value / Diploma supplement * will be evaluated as adequate, applicants can proceed with the matriculation.

* Students with a foreign university degree must request the Declaration of Value to the consular offices of the country where the title has been awarded. If the degree was awarded in a EU university, applicants can request the Diploma Supplement released by the university of origin. (More info at FAQ).


Tuition fees
 

MIB Fast Track
The tuition fee is € 12.000 to be paid as follows:
€ 4.000 on matriculation
€ 4.000 by end-December  2017
€ 4.000 by end-March  2018

The fee covers welcome activities and courses (group work, company visits etc.); access to the web platform where all the files and course content will be available; the use of infrastructure and materials for the study. The fee does not cover room and board.


MIB International Track
The additional tuition fee is € 5.000 to be paid as follows:
€ 3.000 by end-June  2018
€ 2.000 by end-October  2018

The fee covers Welcome activities, tuition, conferences and meetings with companies, company visits (if scheduled), tutorship, use of the partner University's facilities (including library; computers labs; students canteen; health service).

Tuition does not include room and board. In-campus dormitory facilities may be available depending on the destinations. The cost of living (housing, meals, transportation, and other expenses) changes according to the destination, it can range between € 500.00 – 1.000 monthly.

MIB Master Level Track
The tuition fee for the Master Level Track changes according to the destination. Anyway, it will not exceed € 10.000 in addition to the Fast Track fee.
It includes ad hoc activities designed to prepare the MIB students to access to the partner University program and a € 2.000 Application fee to be paid at UCSC.
Tuition does not include room and board. In-campus dormitory facilities may be available depending on the destinations. The cost of living (housing, meals, transportation, and other expenses) changes according to the destination, it can range between € 500.00 – 1.000 monthly. Grants or financial assistance might be available.


Refund policy
 

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore  guarantees a refund on deposit and first installment in case:

  • the Italian Embassy/Consulate rejects your visa application
  • in case the master does not start for insufficient enrollments