From ancient western and eastern empires to modern societies, luxury goods, objects and services have been an inspirational and affluent force in shaping art, culture, society and economics. Despite the global economic crisis, sales of luxury goods are surging worldwide. More than a symbol, luxury goods indicate success, advantage, privilege, taste and dreams. The luxury market relies on managers and stewards, who can understand and grow this unique sector. Our Master in Luxury Management, Innovation and Branding was designed especially for students aspiring to careers in the luxury management sector of today’s dynamic, global marketplace. The focus of this Master is understanding the dynamics and the peculiarities of the luxury management, paying special attention to the future. Luxury is a culture: you have to understand it to be able to practice it with flair and spontaneity and to build a career in the very competitive international luxury industry, which remains a brilliant growth sector in the current economic environment.
The analysis of the luxury concept, the study of the brands’ value in the luxury industry, the building up of the unique customer experience and the mechanisms linked to the a successful communication and external relations strategy will be studied through lessons, case histories and group work sessions. In addition to the rigorous academic program, “experiential” activities bring a “real world” perspective to both semesters. Our staff and faculty consist of expert with real-life experience in the fields of Luxury Management, Branding, Recruitment, Innovation and Strategic Management. This program will definitely prepare you to face the challenges of the Luxury Market in the 21st Century.
I am looking forward to meeting you at the Swiss School of Management in Rome!
- Candidates seeking admission to the Master of Luxury Management, Innovation and Branding program should hold a Bachelor’s degree or relevant Undergraduate degree.
- All candidates must have a sound command of the English language; both spoken and written.
- Work-Experience is not necessary.
- The final decision concerning the acceptance in the Master of Luxury Management, Innovation and Branding program rests with Swiss School of Management.
Total Tuition Fees:
€ 200 – due immediately, non refundable
€ 4,500 – due after Provisional Acceptance
€ 4,100 – due after three months
€ 3,100 – due after six months
€ 3,100 – due after nine months
The total cost of the program includes all study material (except for the books), examination fees, Wi-Fi access and access to the library, company visits, excursions and Personal Success Profile Analysis and Adventure Day. All fees, except for the Application Fee, are fully refundable. Once the program has started, all paid-in fees are not refundable.
Start and duration
The Program starts in the first week of September and has a duration of one academic year. After termination of the required curricula, students have maximum another six month’s time to send in their final project, thesis or business plan.
Classes are held on Mondays and Thursdays. Class times vary between morning, afternoon and night classes. Candidates are motivated to also find internships or other occupations while studying, in order to gain work-experience.
Application have to be sent
to the following address:
Swiss School of Management
University of Washington Rome Center
Piazza del Biscione, 95
00186 Rome, Italy
Phone: +39 06 4004 93 20