Double degree

Master in International Management offers to its best candidates a possibility to get a double degree from Burgundy School of Business, France or/and Zagreb School of Economics and Management, Croatia.

DOUBLE DEGREE IN INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT & INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT WITH BURGUNDY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS (BSB), FRANCE

The Double Degree in International Management & International Business Development with Burgundy School of Business is a one-year programme entirely taught in English. After completing the programme, students will obtain a Master’s degree in International Management, issued by Luiss Business School and a Master’s degree in International Business Development, issued by BSB.

The students selected for the Double Degree will be registered at Luiss Business School during their time at BSB and will continue to pay tuition fees at Luiss Business School. Students will be exempted from paying tuition fees at BSB.

ABOUT BSB

  • Double-accredited by EQUIS and AACSB;
  • Officially-ranked in the Financial Times global ranking;
  • A longstanding tradition of welcoming international students;
  • A cultural blend: 2,700 students, ¼ international students and 66 nationalities;
  • An international faculty: 36% international professors;
  • Situated in Dijon, the historic capital of Burgundy, renowned for its gastronomy and wine and ranked among the top 4 best cities in France in which to study.

For more information about BSB, please visit the BSB website.

The programme is structured as follows:

  • the first semester, end of September – December, is carried out at Luiss Business School (Rome, Italy);
  • the second semester, January – April, is carried out at BSB (Dijon, France).

The students will be requested to prepare an academic thesis and defend it at Burgundy School of Business.

Study plan

AVAILABLE SLOTS

Every year 5 students from Luiss Business School can take part in the programme.

ELIGIBILITY

Students who want to participate in the selection process for the admission to the Double Degree programme, should meet the following requirements:

  • possess a three-year Bachelor degree (180 ECTS)*;
  • excellent academic performance in previous degree programmes;
  • official certificate of proficiency in the English language; (6.5 IELTS or TOEFL iBT 80, orTOEIC 785)*;
  • motivation and interest in the Programme.

Only students regularly enrolled in Master in International Management at Luiss Business School can take part in this programme. A selection process for the Double Degree programme is held in parallel with a selection process for the enrollment in Master in International Management.

*Deadline for submission of all the requested documents, i.e. 3-year Bachelor degree diploma and IELTS 6.5 certificate or equivalent of TOEFL or TOEIC: October 15 (of each academic year).

HOW TO APPLY

The selection for the academic year 2019 – 2020 is closed. The application for the academic year 2020 – 2021 will open on February 10, 2020 on the present web page.

For more information about the programme please contact bs.international@luiss.it; phone: +39 068522 5630


DOUBLE DEGREE IN MANAGEMENT WITH ZAGREB SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT (ZSEM)

After completing the programme, students will obtain a Master’s degree in International Management, issued by Luiss Business School and an MBA in Management degree, issued by ZSEM.

The students selected for the Double Degree will be registered at Luiss Business School during their time at ZSEM and will continue to pay tuition fees at Luiss Business School. Students will be exempted from paying tuition fees at ZSEM.

ABOUT ZSEM

  • The only AACSB accredited business school in Croatia;
  • ZSEM’s lecturers are top experts and managers from Croatia’s largest and most respected companies;
  • Croatia’s leading business school in regard to the implementation of new technologies in coursework;
  • High graduate employment rate;
  • The best business school in Croatia.

For more information about ZSEM, please visit the ZSEM website.

Option 1 for students who have completed 180 ECTS

The programme is structured as follows:

  • The first year is carried out at Luiss Business School (Rome, Italy), final project work included;
  • The second part, September – February, is carried out at ZSEM (Zagreb, Croatia).
  • Mandatory internship for a total of 600 hours. The internship should start within 8 months after the completion of the exams at ZSEM and not later than August of each year. It is a student’s responsibility to secure a suitable internship position.

The students will be requested to prepare an academic thesis of about 60 pages and defend it at ZSEM.

Study plan

Option 2 for students who have completed 240 ECTS

The programme is structured as follows:

  • the first part, end of September-end of February, is carried out at Luiss Business School (Rome, Italy);
  • the second part, March – end of July, is carried out at ZSEM (Zagreb, Croatia).
  • The students will be requested to prepare an academic thesisof about 60 pages and defend it at ZSEM.

Study plan

ELIGIBILITY

 Students who want to participate in the selection process for the admission to the Double Degree programme, option 1 should have 180 (ECTS/CFU), i.e. hold a three-year bachelor’s degree. While for the option 2, students should have at least a total of 240 credits (ECTS/CFU) taken during their previous studies; e.g. hold three-year bachelor’s degree, plus one-year master’s degree or hold a four-year bachelor’s degree.

AVAILABLE SLOTS

Every year 5 students can take part in the programme.

HOW TO APPLY

Candidates can express their interest using the following form. Afterwards, all interested candidates will be contacted by the international office and invited for an interview (on campus or on Skype).

Application deadline for Option 1FEBRUARY 20, 2020

Application deadline for Option 2: NOVEMBER 25, 2019

For more information about the programme please contact bs.international@luiss.it; phone: +39 068522 5630.