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Program Overview


Please find below an overview on the Master Degree in Innovation Management:

Degree awarded Master of Science (‘Laurea magistrale’) in Innovation Management (LM-77) from the University of Trento and the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna of Pisa (Joint Degree)
Program begins End of August
Structure First year in Trento (Department of Economics and Management)
Second year in Pisa (Faculty of Social Sciences)
Duration 2 years full-time
Language English
Class size Up to 30 students
MAIN Regulation Download here the MAIN Regulation (in Italian only)
Study Plan
  • for students enrolled in the a.y. 2018-2019
Application deadlines
  • February 20th, 2019 at 12.00 (GMT + 1): Non-Eu living abroad + EU
  • June 13th, 2019 (GMT): EU + Non-Eu regularly living in Italy

Useful information 
before applying

Application Submit the online application form. No paper applications will be accepted.
Minimum requirements Bachelor’s degree, English language certificates (Min. B2 level)
Selection criteria GPA, English test, CV, statement of purpose, reference letters, GMAT
Tuition Fees

Up to 10.000 € per year for Non-Eu living abroad. The total amount can be reduced according to the application score.

Up to 3.000 € per year for EU and Non_EU living in Italy according to the student's financial situation.

More information here: Tuition Fees.

Scholarships and facilities
  • Non-EU living abroad:
    • total exemption from the fees and/or scholarship to top ranked students according to the application score
    • Housing @OperaUni at reduced prices for students with scholarship.
  • ​Eu students and Non-EU students currently living in Italy
    • total exemption from the fees and/or scholarship provided by Opera Universitaria according to the financial situation of the student;
    • Housing @OperaUni at reduced prices according to the financial situation of the student.
  • 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. Deadline: January 31st at 12.00 (Italian time). More information on the Invest your Talent in Italy website.
  • All MAIN students can apply for 2 positions as "ordinary second-level student". The call for proposals is expected on February-March 2019 and it's open to all MAIN admitted students.
    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.
    More info on the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna website.
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