F1GMAT: MIP Milano is known for its masters programme. How popular is your MBA programme compared to the masters?
Xixi Fan: Being part of the Politecnico, MIP pays particular attention to technology(particularly up-and-coming technology) because of the role it plays in innovation. From its engineering tradition it has inherited an analytical approach to problem solving - particularly important in the complex contexts where businesses and public administration have to operate - and a project orientation, aiming to find concrete solutions to problems. MIP is accredited by ASFOR (Italian Association of Management Education Institutions) and by EQUIS. Our primary aim is to give our participants strong competences and skills for their entire career. In order to pursue this goal, the MBA Program is based on three pillars: Core Fundamentals, Monographs, Concentrations and Complementary curricula.
F1GMAT:MIP MBA is popular for its international class profile. Can you give our readers a demographic snapshot of your class?
Xixi Fan: The diverse cultural, educational and professional backgrounds allow the student to be in a truly international environment and hone their interpersonal skills through a variety of activities in and out of class.
F1GMAT: 2009 has been tough for MBA graduates in terms of employment opportunity. How has MIP coped with recession and in placing its MBA graduates?
Xixi Fan: Our Career Services team works with you in two ways: Firstly, we help you build the skills and networks needed to manage your career planning process. We work to develop and improve individual student characteristics through professional orientation interviews, evaluation of student’s skills, and personalized counseling. Secondly, we carry out business development activities with potential recruiters. In order to bring the participants into frequent contact with potential employers, we provide companies with resources, organizational support and the possibility to become involved in the different stages of the MBA. Throughout the year, we support companies in their search for candidates with the skills and aptitudes most suited to the professional positions available. It is part of our Career Service mission to increase the number of Project Works and job opportunities available to students.
We are also in the business schools careers network-Carnet.
F1GMAT: WSJ had recently quoted that services and financial sectors still remain the top two domains for placements. Which domains were popular among MIP MBA graduates?
Xixi Fan, in charge of the recruiting activities of MIP International MBA program in Asia Pacific.
MIP Politecnico di Milano
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