Arts & Design Management Courses in Italy

Contact Our School

Accademia Riaci, Florence:
Located in the heart of Florence, Accademia Riaci is a leading art and design school providing a range of courses for Italian students and international students from around the world. In addition to providing quality education in popular art and design career fields, Accademia Riaci offers management courses relating to arts and design, marketing, and the hospitality industry, including Arts Management, Design & Design Management, Event Management, and Restaurant Management. Taught in Italian with English and Spanish interpreters available, these master courses are available to study for one year or one semester. On successful completion of your course, you will be awarded a Diploma Certificate.

Email: Contact us here

Business & Management Master Courses:
- Academic Year & Semester study options available
- Taught in Italian with English & Spanish interpreters
- You will be awarded a Diploma Certificate on completion of your course

Arts Management Master Course:
Photo of Arts & Design Management Courses in ItalyGain the knowledge and skills you need to become an arts administrator across a range of visual arts and performing arts disciplines.

Blending basic principles of administration with in-depth study of the cultural sector in the global economy, this course is ideal for those seeking a solid understanding of the arts and business in order to become a manager capable of heading theatres, museums, arts organizations, and cultural centers.

Subjects include:

• Phases of the cultural value profit chain (creation, production, distribution, consumption) 
• Fundamentals of Management Theory (project management, finances, marketing, organization, acquisition, strategy, leadership and communication) 
• Financial Management of Arts Organizations
• Marketing
• Fundraising
• Art Law

Graduates have a global insight of cultural entrepreneurship and arts management theories & practice, and are prepared to seek careers in areas such as: public relations, arts education, development, artistic direction, and advocacy. 

Design & Design Management Master Course:

Image of Arts & Design Management Courses in ItalyLearn the business side of design! This comprehensive course encompasses the operational aspects of managing design teams, as well as business strategies and decisions that not only create innovative products, but also create a culture of design at the corporate level.

Students analyze 5 main areas of design management:
• Development of new products
• Financial and legal management
• Human resource and organization
• Marketing
• Operations

In addition to business-related subjects, you will learn about advanced applied design techniques, and through the use of professional software, you will learn to identify, assess and develop pertinent design concepts. 

You will complete weekly assignments. You may be required to complete an internship before graduation.

Graduates may find professional employment in the following roles: brand manager, creative director, design researcher, design department managers, etc. 

Event Management Master Course:
Photos of Accademia Riaci, FlorenceEvent management is one of the strongest-growing professions in the global marketing industry. Develop the business skills and tools in marketing, human resources, law, and finance that are pertinent to the events industry.

Subjects include:
• Event Logistics & Communications (how to manage volunteers, sounds and light technicians, caterers, and other resources)
• Fundraising & Sponsorship strategies (how to submit winning proposals, securing sponsorship and donors, event marketing, auction)
• Event Planning (how to conceptualize projects, improving knowledge of accessible resources and vendors)

At the end of the course, you will present your event project – based on the precise parameters and assignments provided – complete with all necessary details concerning budget, theme, target, objectives, etc.

Restaurant Management Master Course:
Picture of Arts & Design Management Courses in ItalyEquip yourself with the business skills you need for success in a wide range of wide variety of food service industry work settings, including owning your own business.

In this master course, you gain comprehensive restaurant and retail management training, covering every aspect of food & beverage operations. 

You gain top-level hands-on experience, as you work in modern commercial kitchens, under the supervision of renowned culinary management professionals.

Subjects include:
• Basic culinary arts
• Customer service
• Food preservation methods
• Inventory control and storage
• Labor cost management
• Menu planning and development
• Pricing methods
• Production need forecasting
• Sanitation
• Wine studies

Contact Us Today - Send a Quick Email here:

Name *
Years of Age
Email Address *
Phone Number
City / State / Area where I live
I live in this country *
Program / Start Date preferred *
Remaining characters
(you may be asked to complete a Captcha)
Address: Via de' Conti 4, Florence, Italy
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2019-04-13 were from:

Philippines;   North Hampton NH, USA;   florence, Italy;   Vaasa, Finland;   Skopje, Macedonia;   Nigeria;   Белгород, Russia;   Port harcourt, Nigeria;   Madrid, Spain;   Lagos State, Nigeria;   and more.
Related Schools & Programs. Inquire to our admissions team today:
John Cabot University, Rome
Courses / Programs
• With two campuses in the heart of Rome, John Cabot University combines the best qualities of an American liberal arts college with the history and cultural heritage of the Eternal City.

• We offer Associates and Bachelor Degree programs as well as semester abroad / year abroad programs. We also offer summer study abroad programs and a Masters Degree in Art History. All of our programs are taught in English.

• JCU is enriched with an international environment. Our diverse student body comprises about 1200 students from over 60 countries from the Americas, Africa, Asia and Europe, and from more than 130 U.S. universities.

• Our graduates are globally-recognized, and have been accepted at top-tier universities in the U.S. and Europe, and for being employed by well-known international companies.

• John Cabot University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The University is also authorized by the Italian Ministry of Education to operate as an American university in Italy.

Student Review:
“While studying abroad in Rome I heard that I could get my degree at John Cabot. So I immediately transferred and it was honestly one of the best decisions of my life.”
- Brendan, USA
Associates & Bachelor Degree Programs:
• Art History
• Business Administration
• Classic Studies
• Communications
• Economics and Finance
• English Literature
• History
• Humanistic Studies
• International Affairs
• International Business
• Italian Studies
• Marketing
• Political Science

Graduate Degree Program:
• Master of Arts (MA) in Art History

Study Abroad University Programs:
• Study Abroad Degree Programs
• Year-long/ Semester Abroad Programs
• Summer Study Programs
ALTIS - Postgraduate School Business & Society, Milan
Courses / Programs
ALTIS, the Postgraduate School Business & Society of the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore of Milan, is an international research and education centre for the study and promotion of a responsible and competitive business culture. We offer a range of high quality training courses that includes a one-year international MBA degree program which is taught in English.

Founded in 2005, ALTIS embodies both an openness towards the international world of business and the willingness to effectively serve the interests of the students and enterprises with which it interacts.

ALTIS dedicates special attention to those geographical areas which are also of particular interest to the growth of Italian business: Latin America, China, India, Africa and the Mediterranean Region.
ALTIS offers high quality training courses in strong connections with the business world:

- One-Year International MBA in Global Business and Sustainability. New Markets and Euromed (in English)
- Executive Master SMEs and Competitiveness (in Italian)
- Summer course in Business Summer Program. Experiencing Italian Excellence
- Executive courses and Intensive courses
- Seminars, carried on in partnership with companies or important institutions.
MIP Politecnico di Milano
Courses / Programs
MIP was established in 1979 as a collaboration between Politecnico di Milano - one of the leading technical universities in Europe - and some leading organizations operating in Italy. One of MIP’s great strengths is being part of the Politecnico di Milano, whose engineering tradition and technology leadership allow MIP to have access to up-and-coming technology, to play a key role in innovation and to be at the forefront of company growth and technological investment.

As a consortium, MIP enjoys a privileged relationship with its shareholder companies and this has been extended over the years to include foreign multinationals. Indeed, such partnership is evident throughout the MBA program in its real-life business simulations and field experiences and in its regular collaboration with the professional community from which students also derive great benefit and real-world experience.

2007: The School of Management achieved the prestigious EQUIS accreditation
2009: MIP joined the Financial Times’ rankings of best European Business Schools
2013: The school has received accreditation from the Association of MBAs.
- International Full Time MBA
- International Part Time MBA
- Iflex MBA (online)
- International Master in Multichannel Marketing Management
- International Master in Luxury Management
- International Master in BIG DATA
- International Master in Supply Chain & Purchaising Management
- Advanced MAster in Innovation & Entrepreneurship
- International Master in Industrial Management
- Master in Strategic Project Management
Schellhammer Business School in Spain
Courses / Programs
For students from Italy & global international students, Schellhammer Business School in Spain offers a wonderful alternative location to study business in Europe in English, and to enhance your business and management-related skills through a Diploma or Degree program.

• Situated on a private resort in Estepona, close to Marbella and Malaga in the sunny south of Spain, SBS provides BBA, MBA, Executive Diploma in Business, and Foundation Diploma in Business courses, taught in English.

• Students at Schellhammer Business School are provided with all the tools, knowledge, skills and visionary capacity to realize their goals.

• Students can enjoy quality 4-star accommodation on-site, in 2 bedroom apartments shared exclusively with other SBS students, available throughout the academic year, from October to June.

• Estepona is a beautiful seaside resort town 20 minutes south-west of Marbella in the province of Malaga in Southern Spain.

• Easily accessible from Malaga International Airport, Estepona is perfectly located for a quick weekend trip to other cities in southern Spain, including Seville, Granada, Cadiz, and Cordoba.

• We look forward to greeting you to charming Estepona.

"I would like to express my gratitude for having had the opportunity to attend SBS over the last three years, it has been an amazing experience and I feel that I am really prepared now for the world and my future."
Jenny, BBA Graduate
Bachelor, Masters & Diploma Programs taught in English:

• 3-Year Bachelor Degree in Business Administration (BBA)

• 1-Year Master of Business Administration (MBA) Program

• 1-Year Foundation Diploma in Business (Alternative route into our Bachelor Program)

• 13-week Executive Diploma in Business (Focusing on Business, Economy, Politics, Education, and Understanding)

All programs include the option to learn one or more foreign languages, including Spanish, French, German, Italian, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Russian and English.
IFA Paris Fashion School, Florence Programs
Courses / Programs
International Fashion Academy (IFA) Paris is a leading international fashion school with campuses in Paris, France and Shanghai, China. IFA Paris and POLIMODA, the top fashion design and marketing school in Italy, have joined forces to offer graduate degree programs in Fashion Business and Luxury Brands Management in the heart of Florence in central Italy. All programs are taught entirely in the English language.

This unique opportunity allows students to pursue post-graduate education, build career skills and gain a full understanding of fashion’s fastest emerging market, Shanghai, and experience one of Europe’s oldest and most dynamic fashion centers, Florence.

Students in the MBA / Masters Program in Luxury Brands Management will spend 8 academic weeks studying at POLIMODA, 30 academic weeks at IFA in Shanghai and 2 academic weeks at IFA in Paris.

IFA Paris and POLIMODA are both committed to providing young fashion professionals with the skills and attitude necessary to become leaders in international fashion and luxury companies.
- MBA/Masters in Fashion Business: 1-year intensive program - 30 weeks in Shanghai, 8 weeks in Florence & 2 weeks in Paris.

You graduate with: Masters in Fashion Business from POLIMODA & MBA in Fashion Business from IFA Paris.

- MBA/Masters in Luxury Brands Management: 1-year intensive program - 30 weeks in Shanghai, 8 weeks in Florence & 2 weeks in Paris.

You graduate with: Masters degree in Luxury Brands Management from POLIMODA & MBA in Luxury Brands Management from IFA Paris.
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Courses / Programs
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano is a trilingual, international university in the South Tyrol region of Northern Italy, We offer a range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in our School of Economics and Management. Our three-year bachelor degree courses include Economics & Social Sciences; Tourism, Sport & Event Management and Economics & Management while our master degree courses include Entrepreneurship & Innovation and Economics & Management of Public Sectors. The faculty, as well as the student community, are very much international.

A course of study at the School of Economics prepares students for the global workplace. This is achieved by setting high international academic standards. The focus is therefore on multilingualism and multiculturalism which are provided by the international provenance of both our students and our teaching and research staff. The different core subjects we have been successfully offering for a number of years include economics and business management, political sciences and law.
Undergraduate Bachelor's Degree Programs:
- Economics & Management
- Economics & Social Sciences
- Tourism, Sport and Event Management

Graduate Master's Degree Programs:
- M.Sc. in Entrepreneurship and Innovation
- M.Sc. in Economics and Management of Public Sectors
Updated: 2019-03-28
Updated: 2019-03-28