Merit Award

Merit Award Master in International Tourism and Hospitality


MITH, Master in International Tourism and Hospitality, will award a €6.000 merit award to one international student to partially fund tuition fees.

The board, comprising Professor Manuela De Carlo, Director of the Master in International Tourism and Hospitality, Professor Salvatore Carrubba, Director of the IULM School of Communication and Professor Francesca d’Angella, professor at MITH, will evaluate the candidates and establish a ranking. The merit award will be assigned to the first ranked student.

To be eligible for selection, students must:

  • Complete the pre-enrollment procedure through the website, sending all necessary documents, including the 100 € application fee payment
  • Send a letter of motivation in English
  • Send a letter of recommendation in English
  • Send a presentation video describing your aspirations, strengths and weaknesses
  • Provide certified knowledge of the English language (IELTS with a minimum score of 6.5 or TOEFL with a minimum score of 80iBT)
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the Italian language
  • Undergo a selection interview

Your letter of motivation should tell us/describe:

  • Why you want to study International Tourism and Hospitality at the IULM
  • Which features/aspects of the MITH program you think will help you reach your goals
  • Your international experiences and why you are a good fit for an international environment
  • Your mid-term and long-term vision for your post-MITH Program in a Hospitality/Tourism career path.

Your presentation video should:

  • Provide a brief self-introduction
  • Explain what matters most to you, and why. Tell us about values and experiences that have influenced your personality.
  • Tell us about how you relate with your peers. Are you a leader? A socializer/implementer/facilitator? A combination?
  • Share with us any other information you consider relevant for your application.

All fully completed candidatures received by November 15th 2019 will be taken into account.

The ranking will be published by November 22nd 2019 and the merit award will be issued as a discount on the second and third tuition installment.

For more information, please contact us at [email protected]