Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Applications and Requirements

Completion of a Bachelor’s degree minimum 3 years of study (180 ECTS).

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 upload the following documents on the admission portal:

  • Bachelor transcript
  • A personal statement
  • Curriculum Vitae

Language requirements: English Language proficiency

Candidates will need to either:

  • have a TOEFL iBT overall score of at least 80 or an Academic IELTS overall score of at least 6.0 or;
  • for those who do not have a certificate, the interview will test the level of English

Deadline for application

January 12, 2018

Scholarships available
For further information: cultural.heritage@unicatt.it



Dedicated staff will be tasked with selecting applications and assessing candidate suitability on the basis of:

  • Interview
  • Congruity between proposed goals, motivations and professional aspirations
  • Participant mix in the classroom

Maximum number of participants is 30.
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore reserves the right to cancel the master’s course should it not recruit a viable number of students


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 immatricolazioni.unicatt.it/portaleaccesso.

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

The tuition fees for candidates are 15.000 euro to be paid as follows:

5.000 € upon enrollment
5.000 € 30th of March 2018
5.000 € by 29th of June 2018

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