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    Position in the QS Distance Online MBA Rankings 2018
  • Application DeadlineLast date you can apply to the program.
    15 Jul '19
  • Fee (USD)Cost of tuition fees for full program

International Part time MBA Overview

Key Details

Start date: October 2019

Format: Part time 

Duration: 20 months

Course fee:  € 32.000

Teaching language: English 

Location: MIP Politecnico di Milano Graduate School of Business (Milan, Italy)  +  2 International Weeks and international exchange opportunities

Required qualification: at least 3 years of work experience ideally in international environments.


The International Part Time MBA is the program of MIP Politecnico di Milano designed for talented professionals who want to acquire top managerial skills without interrupting their career. 

This program is looking for talented and ambitious young professionals, who are committed to learning how to exploit their full potential and make their ambitions come true.

The course is delivered in part time weekend format. This allows participants to obtain an internationally

recognized qualification - an MBA - without interrupting their business.

It lasts 20 months, lessons are held one weekend each month (Friday and Saturday) and are integrated from 3 full week sessions; the face-to-face lessons are combined with multimedia content delivered through the innovative digital learning platform, developed by MIP on MICROSOFT technology and almost 50% of the classes (usually on Friday) will be held within multinational companies located in Milan or in the neighbourhood. All classes held at MIP will be recorded giving the students the chance to catch up anytime with the contents and students can attend up to 30% of the classes via streaming.

The School of Management of Politecnico di Milano is accredited by AMBA, EQUIS, ASFOR and EOCCS and is in the European Business School Financial Times Rankings and in the QS World University Rankings.

Admission Requirements 

The minimum requirements for the Part Time MBA programme are:

  • Online application form on
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Application and MIP test* fee (€150)
  • University degree or equivalent from an accredited institution
  • Official university transcripts
  • Motivational Statement
  • Copy of passport/EU Identity card
  • Digital photo
  • 1 or 2 letters of reference (not mandatory)

Candidates will have to sit for the motivational interview.

* Candidates have to sit the MIP Test with the goal of evaluating their logical and critical reasoning skills. GMAT and GRE are not mandatory but a plus

Financial aid

MIP’s International Part Time MBA is made more accessible to worthy candidates through our Financial Aid Programme. Every year, MIP and its collaborators award financial assistance to International Full-Time MBA candidates, ranging from merit-based tuition fee contributions to company sponsorships.

Company Sponsorships of € 5000 available to all candidates, funded by MBA Partner Companies.

Different types of tuition contributions are available and covering up to 50%. For more information about our financial aid possibilities, visit our website


Program Highlights

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Monday, 14th Oct 2019 |
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between an MBA and a specialising master?

The MBA is a general management master program allowing you to gain a whole picture of business by deepening at the same time the latest trends such as Industry 4.0, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Circular Economy. 

Do I need working experience to access this MBA?

Yes, you need at least three years of full time working experience.

Can I combine work and studies?

Yes, you can combine both with this format.

Is English certificate requested?

No, the English certificate is not mandatory, but your English will be assessed during the selection process.

What does the selection process entail?

You will have to sit a motivational interview and a MIP Test and complete your application pack with all the admissions requirements.