Dec. 15, 2020
Feb. 1, 2021
Washington/ New York
The lessons of the Master in Milan are divided into 5 teaching modules and are held by the teaching staff of the IULM University, supported by experts and professionals in International Relations (administrative and official figures in the field of government and international ministries). During the course of the Master, classroom sessions, simulations and a Study Tour in the city of Washington DC and New York are alternated. The lessons, with compulsory attendance during the week, are held 60% in English and 40% in Italian.
Students must attend a minimum of 80% of the total number of hours for each module.
- PRINCIPLES OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
- STRATEGIES FOR INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATION
- INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATION TOOLS
- BIG THEMES
The Study Tour in the United States provides students with a direct understanding of the complex dynamics underlying international politics and communication.
Air transfers and accommodation required for the Study Tour are the responsibility of the Master.
Students enrolled in the Master's Degree in Communication for International Relations (MICRI), have the unique opportunity to choose to enroll in the new Double Degree Program, extending their educational path by one year and obtaining two Master's Degrees in two years.
The Double Degree includes the Master's Degree in Communication for International Relations (MICRI) and the Master's Degree in Business Administration (MBA) at the University of Nebraska Kearney.
It offers the opportunity to learn about life at an American college by studying for a year at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, and to study in depth the subjects necessary for building a comprehensive training and one that will facilitate the understanding of the economy and strategic management of business and communication.
Double Degree Program: Total duration 2 years
- MICRI: 7 months of lessons in IULM + STUDY TOUR: 10 days between Washington DC and New York City.
- MBA: 1 year of lessons at the University of Nebraska at Kearney
- 1 Internship: valid for MICRI & MBA
- 1 Final paperwork: valid for MICRI & MBAM Study
Communication and marketing
Digital and social media management
Professional career opportunities:
MICRI & MBA
Together they equip the student with all the tools necessary to become a professional in the world of communication, with specific skills in management and strategy.
During the last part of the Master, students will focus on both the internship or the projectwork.
The internship takes place at multinationals, communication agencies, private companies, multilateral organizations, and offices of the Italian public administration, abroad or in Italy.
The curricular internship will have a minimum duration of 3 months and a maximum of 6 and will be included within the period August 2021 - March 2022.
Some examples of internships activated in previous editions:
Italian Chamber of Commerce Hong Kong, Sidney, Prague, Bangkok, Tel Aviv, Amsterdam, Chile, Vancouver
Havas, Brussels / Connexia, Milan / BCW, Milan / European Council, Strasbourg /FAO, Rome, Madrid
ICE, Kuala Lumpur, Sydney / Lifegate, Milan / MCI, Madrid / OtraCosa NGO, Peru / Pepper PR, Bangalore
Publicis, Milan / Save the Children, Rome / Transparency International, Milan / Triumph Asia, Shanghai
Unioncamere, Bruxelles / Weber & Shandwick, Milan.
The programme of the Master in Communication for International Relations MICRI online will be carried out, for the part of the lessons, in streaming. The assisted teaching part will be supported by one or more ad hoc teachers who will follow the progress of the online class, organize shared moments for discussion and problem solving (focus groups), and propose integrative paths for the understanding of teaching.
For the Master in streaming version the Study Tour is optional. The transfer from the student's home to Milan will be charged to the student, who will have to provide the necessary documents to participate in the Study Tour, such as passport and visa. The student that won't participate to the Study Tour will have to carry out substitute teaching activities that will be assigned by the scientific direction.
The registration fee for the streaming version will be discounted by 20%.