International opportunities for students

Placement service and Career Development

MAIN students are tutored by Academics and staff during the Master and the internship experience.

Professional coaches of the Job Guidance Office advise students on their professional careers. Job Guidance office organizes on a regular basis:

  • seminars with companies
  • seminars to improve soft skills
  • on-campus interviews with recruiters 
  • career fairs
  • individual coaching sessions 

Career opoortunities

  • International companies, consultant agencies, SME

MAIN graduates are highly attractive to small and medium enterprises with high innovative potential, as well as to consultant agencies and international companies, and companies which aim at expanding their business abroad or strengthening their innovation strategies. Specifically, knowledge intensive businesses in the manufacturing or services sector are interesting target companies for MAIN graduates.
MAIN graduates typically pursue careers as general or product managers, management analysts or management consultants, as well as in the fields of marketing, product development, project management.

  • Research centres, Government Agencies, NGO's

With their strong background in management and sound knowledge of international law and economics, MAIN graduates can usefully apply their interdisciplinary knowledge in research centres, Government Agencies and NGO's.

  • Start-Ups and New Businesses

The start-up labs in Trento provide the specific knowledge to run or improve an innovative business or launch a start-up. In the dedicated "Business Labs", MAIN students are tutored throughout the process from the idea generation to the launch of a successful business. International business competitions provide MAIN students with the opportunity to interact and compete with peers at international level, at partner Universities and institutions (e.g. Virginia Tech, USA). 

MAIN Graduates

Recent MAIN graduates have been placed as:

  • Consultants (Accenture, KPMG, Deloitte, BCG,...)
  • Startuppers
  • Innovation Developers 
  • Business Analysts 
  • Product Analysts
  • Policy makers
  • Experts on competitive dynamics in the digital economy
  • Higher education, PhD: Sant' Anna, University College,...

They are working both in Italian Global Companies (Piaggio, Sole24Ore, Loccioni Group, Luxottica) as well as in Multinational firms (IBM, General Electric, BMW, Nestlè, ...).

Join the UniTrento Alumni Association and find out the wide range of possibility offered by MAIN - Master in Innovation Management!