The Master's Degree is a 2 years full-time, (120 ECTS) and it is entirely taught in English.
Class size: up to 28 students
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How to Apply
The Call for Applications 2024-25 is now open.
Information of the application deadlines and information about the application is available on Apply to MAIN.
Scholarships opportunities and tuition fees
Scholarships opportunities for NON EU living abroad:
tuition waiver and/or scholarship to top ranked students according to the application score
Invest your Talent in Italy: scholarship for students under the age of 26 from Azerbaijan, Brazil, Colombia, Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Mexico, People's Republic of China, Tunisia, Turkey and Vietnam. More information on the Invest your Talent in Italy website.
Housing provided by Opera Universitaria at reduced prices for students with scholarship.
Scholarship for EU and NON-EU Applicants currently living in Italy:
Tuition waiver and/or scholarship provided by Opera Universitaria according to the financial situation of the student;
Housing provided by Opera Universitaria at reduced prices according to the financial situation of the student.
Sant'Anna Scholarship for MAIN students:
Every year the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna opens a call for "Second Level Honours students". The call for selection 2024-25 will open in Spring 2024.
Selected students will be offered advanced learning opportunities (seminars, laboratories, language courses and other valuable curricular activities), free accomodation, sports and leisure facilities while in Pisa during the second year. The selection will be completed at the beginning of the first year. Only students admitted to the first year of MAIN can submit the application for the II Level Honours students position. Selected students will be offered advanced learning opportunities at Sant'Anna (seminars, laboratories, language courses and other valuable curricular activities), free accommodation, sports and leisure facilities while in Pisa.
Further information about this opportunity is available on Call for Honours students
International Mobility opportunities
International Mobility opportunities avaialable for MAIN students are:
- internship abroad
- Thesis research abroad
Other opportunities for studies (like Erasmus, Bilateral Agreements) are not available for MAIN students.