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Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Degree awarded
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Degree Programme equivalent to “Master Universitario di I° Livello”

School accreditation

Villa Blanc, Via Nomentana, 216 – 00162 Roma, Italy

+39 06 852251

E-mail address

Type of course

Language of tuition

Length of course
12 months

Date of commencement
October 18, 2021

Application deadline
Applications are held on a rolling basis until the maximum capacity of the class is reached.

Class size

Cost / fees
€30,000 made in three instalments

Student grants / Financial assistance
Luiss Business School offers deserving candidates a wide range of scholarships and these are awarded before the kick-off of the programme.

Thanks to strategic partnerships with the business community, Luiss Business School supports companies interested in sponsoring their employees participating in the Full-time- MBA Programme with dedicated reductions.

All candidates can independently:

  • Seek funding from their current or future employer
  • Obtain a loan at favourable rates from selected credit institutions within the framework of agreements made with Luiss Guido Carli. (For further information, please write to mba(at)

  • Major recruiters of graduates of our programs
    Abbott, Abbvie, Accenture, ALIX PARTNERS, American Express, Angelini, BIP, BNP Paribas, Bottega Veneta, Bristol Myers Squibb, BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO, Cassa Depositi e Prestiti, Cementir, Cofely, Deloitte, Diesel, Doing, DORNA, ENEL, Ericsson, Exein, EY, Fastweb, GENERAL MOTORS, Generali, Gruppo Iren, IBM, IFAD, INAER, Intesa San Paolo, J&J, KPMG, LOLI PHARMA, Maserati, Mediolanum, MICROSOFT, MSD, MSX, Novartis, Octo Telematics, Procter & Gamble, PARMON, Peroni, Pfizer, PHILIP MORRIS, PwC, Q8, RENAULT, Roche, SNAM, STARWOOD, TAKEDA, Terna, TRENITALIA,VF Group.

    Student profile
    National / International students: 54%/46%
    Men / Women: 50%-50%
    Age range: 24-34

    Program Director
    Cristiano Busco
    Full Professor of Accounting and Reporting at Luiss Guido Carli University

    Contact details for application
    Irene Capanna
    Address: Villa Blanc, Via Nomentana, 216 – 00162 Roma, Italy
    Telephone: +39 06 8522 5574
    Email: mba(at)

    Luiss Business School

    Full-time Master of Business Administration (MBA)

    The Full-time Master’s Degree Programme in Business Administration is an intensive programme that enables participants to develop a business strategy that includes creativity, international orientation, ethics and social responsibility, and to face the new challenges of worldwide leaders.

    The Programme is open to students from around the world who wish to achieve a crucial managerial specialisation developing skills, competencies and a high self-awareness to succeed in the global economy.

    It is designed for young professionals with at least 3 years of work experience, middle-managers and C-level who want to gain valuable tools to grow new business ideas, understand social issues and develop the ability to create change.

    The MBA educational model encourages students to manage their creativity by providing valuable tools to grow new business ideas, enable understanding of social issues, engage and advance the ability to create change.

    Admission requirements

  • Undergraduate degree in any discipline
  • At least 3 years of work experience
  • Admission test.

  • To enrol in the Programme, candidates must pass the admission test which assesses their skills, motivation and potential. The test can be taken on site or remotely.

    The admission test consists of:

  • English Test (applicants with valid TOEFL/IELTS scores can be exempted from the English test)*
  • Logic Test—Inductive, Numerical, Deductive (applicants with valid GMAT/GRE scores can be exempted from the Logic test)
  • Personal interview

  • Applicants with a minimum score of IELTS 7.0 and TOEFL 100 can be exempted from the English test*

    Exchange partner schools

  • Universidad Austral, IAE Business School
  • Universidad Torcuato di Tella

  • Australia
  • Curtin University, Curtin Business School

  • Austria
  • Management Centre Innsbruck

  • WU – Vienna University of Economics and Business

  • Belgium
  • Ku Leuven, Faculty of Economics and Business

  • Canada
  • Université Laval, Faculty of Business

  • China
  • Fudan University, School of Management

  • Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Antai College of Economics & Management

  • Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, College of Business

  • ESSCA School of Management

  • Croatia
  • Zagreb School of Economics and Management

  • France
  • EMLyon Business School

  • ESSEC School of Business

  • Kedge Business School

  • Greece
  • Alba Graduate Business School – The American College of Greece

  • Germany
  • Frankfurt School of Finance and Management

  • India
  • P. Jain Institute of Management & Research

  • Israel
  • Coller School of Management, Tel Aviv University

  • Japan
  • Nagoya University of Commerce and Business, Graduate School of Business

  • Peru
  • ESAN Graduate School of Business

  • Poland
  • Kozminski University

  • Portugal
  • ISCTE Business School

  • Russia
  • Higher School of Economics (Moscow Campus)

  • Saint Petersburg University, Graduate School of Management

  • South Korea
  • Solbridge Business School

  • Spain
  • Deusto Business School

  • Barcelona Graduate School of Economics

  • Taiwan
  • National Chengchi University, College of Commerce

  • USA
  • Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Kenan-Flagler Business School

  • University of San Diego, School of Business

  • *The list of available partner schools may slightly change each academic year. For more information on how to participate please visit our page

    Other courses offered by Luiss Business School

  • Part-time Master of Business Administration (MBA)

  • About Luiss Business School

    Luiss Business School is the Business and Management School of Luiss Guido Carli University of Rome (Italy) and is a top-level international Business School accredited by EQUIS and AMBA.

    It delivers a wide range of business management education programmes and courses, from one-year Masters of Science to Executive Education. Each programme has been designed to offer an impactful learning experience with the aim to foster a “can-do” attitude and nurture our students as innovative leaders, able to lead change and affect the corporate decision-making process.

    Luiss Business School fosters an education model that focuses on the learner, so as to develop strategic, analytical and creative skills in the individual, supporting personal and professional development at all levels.

    With its 4 hubs, the School delivers business management education in multiple locations: Amsterdam, Rome, Milan and Belluno.

    The close ties with the Confederation of Italian Industries (Confindustria) ensure a continuous alignment with business needs, putting students at the heart of management as a key player in an extensive business community.