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Entrepreneurship and Innovation

University of Padua
Italy, Padua
Department of Economics and Management Italy, Via del Santo, 33 - 35123 Padova
Tuition fee €2,600 per year

In order to accept your Offer at the University of Padova, you must pay the first instalment of tuition fees for a.y. 2019/20 (see below).

The total amount of tuition fees due per each academic year can be significantly waived based on your “Equivalent Economic Status Index – ISEE”. For further information on how to obtain your ISEE and other income-based reductions, see:

Application fee €30 one-time

This fee is non-refundable.

Deposit €187 one-time

In order to accept your place at the University of Padova, the payment of the first instalment is required. This fee is non-refundable.

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The Master’s degree aims at training business developers and new entrepreneurs able to define and apply sustainable business models, master multi-dimensional forms of innovation (technological, marketing, organisational, social innovation), create and grow companies in the current digital scenario, within a global environment. Students benefit from pioneering research and learning-by-doing activities through managerial labs. Case study presentations, meetings with entrepreneurs and business events are organised throughout the programme.

Programme structure

1st Year: Economics and Management of Innovation; Relational Marketing; Global Firms and Global Value Chains; Management Control and Finance; English for Economics and Business; Corporate Law; Economics for Management; Statistics for Management
2nd Year: Entrepreneurship and Strategies for Growth; Service Management; Economics of Human Resources; Organization Design and Governance of Human Capital.

Career opportunities

Graduates work as counsellors and executives in manufacturing SMEs, large firms, spin-offs or dedicated business units where supervision to the implementation of new business strategies, internationalisation or innovation is needed. Moreover, they can find employment in non-profit organisations oriented to innovation.

Apply now! Academic year 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Oct 1, 2019
Apply now! Academic year 2020/21
Application start
Jan 7, 2020
Application deadline
Mar 7, 2020 23:59
Europe/Rome time
Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States