F1GMAT: What are some of the unique courses offered in SDA Bocconi Full-time MBA programs? How will these courses help future managers?
SDA Bocconi : The SDA Bocconi MBA is an ambitious undertaking. While it requires drive and motivation, it offers a unique opportunity to improve, personally and professionally. From day one and throughout the Program, you will be plunged into a very intensive period of full-time work that progresses in set stages. It is demanding, sometimes stressful, but it is also sustainable, allowing to set a proper balance between career aspirations and personal life.
SDA Bocconi: Integrated Curriculum:
The SDA Bocconi MBA is an integrated and innovative curriculum as it is based on real world management knowledge; it draws directly on our faculty's current research work; it blends together the analytical and social dimensions of managerial issues and instills ethical values; it takes place in a unique learning environment: academic as well as practice-based, diverse, teamwork oriented, open to the outside world and fostering interpersonal communication.
The MBA also involves you outside the classroom and after hours: extra-curricular activities actually belong to the mainstream program and offer an unrepeatable opportunity to make life-long friends and to network.
First Phase: Managerial Foundation The first phase tackles the essential management tools common to all companies and organizations, along 5 paths to Managerial Excellence. Each path involves two courses and is divided into two terms; a technical ancillary course in Quantitative Methods is also offered during the 1st term.
Second Phase: Leadership Skills At this point of the Program, you have acquired plenty of specific management skills and knowledge and put them into practice. It is now time to fine-tune your more personal qualities, usually referred to as soft skills, or leadership skills.
Many qualities are needed to be a successful leader: competency, communication and relational skills, vision, pragmatism, ethical sense, consistency, ability to negotiate and resolve conflicts, as well as to inspire and motivate people.
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Six Areas of Development: To help you fit this profile and become a talent coveted by the most successful companies, the MBA program fosters six areas of development: applied decision making, project management, entrepreneurship and business planning, leadership and change management, business law and corporate governance, corporate citizenship.
Third Phase: Internships and Projects In third phase you put into practice the theory you have acquired, broadening your horizons and enriching your management skills. To fulfill your project requirements, you must complete one of the following four options: in-company individual internship, in-company group project, entrepreneurial project, research project.
Fourth Phase: Electives In the final two months of the Program you have the opportunity to focus your path on those specific managerial subjects, in line with your preferences and abilities. More than 20 electives are offered every year. The Electives are grouped into three main and two niche Concentrations, covering the most important fields in management.
The three main Concentrations include five courses each, from September to early October. The two niche Concentrations are offered in the final two weeks of October and involve two crash courses each. Students are required to take one main and one niche Concentration.
Track in Luxury Business Management
Starting in the middle of the third term of the MBA program, you have the opportunity to focus your path on subjects related to general management in luxury business. We approach the managerial peculiarities of these businesses from 360°, from strategy to finance, from operations to legal issues. This is the only track in luxury business management within a top ranked MBA.
The track, in partnership with Bulgari, will be held in Rome at Bulgari offices. The active involvement of Bulgari managers in the program assures a unique interaction between theory and practice.
The courses are grouped into two main parts: Foundation and Advanced Courses. The foundation courses will take place from mid-May to late June. During this portion, students will also participate in a three-day Bulgari Business Gameon managerial issues in luxury brands. Advanced courses will be held in October. From July to September, internships and field projects with an international perspective will be offered.
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