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Master Scientists in the company

ISTUD Business SchoolBaveno - ITALY

Field(s) of study: Innovation Management, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Management and Marketing, Science
Cost of pre-eligibility application: 
  • Via Mastersbooking: 0 €
  • Via the regular school procedure: 50 €
Course cost: 8 418 €
Possible funding options: 
  • Academic excellence scholarships
  • Bank loan
  • Paid internship

Next admission round: 

Next recruitment session:

Available slots: 

Available spots: 60
Places available per academic year: 60

Program Language

  • Italian

Course length: 

  • 6 months

Start of the program: 


Level of entry: 

A Level+3 years

The aim of the programme is to train graduates in scientific disciplines who want to develop their careers in pharmaceutical and biomedical companies. Scientists in the company is the specialisation course on ‘Business culture and organisation for companies operating in the life sciences sector' and is destined for students and graduates with first level or second level degrees in scientific disciplines with a medical-biological and pharmaceutical specialisation, including graduates in medicine, engineering, biomedical physics and sciences and agricultural technologies.


  • Organizational Management
  • Health Management
  • Life Science & Health Care
  • Pharmaceutical Marketing

Course format: 

  • Classroom lessons: 3 months full-time lessons in italian at the Baveno (near Milan) campus, corporate case studies weekly, company visits
  • Project work: 1 month group work on topics relating to companies in the pharmaceutical, biomedical and health sectors (history, market demands, strategy, products/services, clients, competitors, organisational system) through interviews and meetings
  • Internship: 6 months working in a company in the pharmaceutical, biomedical and health sectors
  • Tutorship

Qualifications/expertise after completing the program

The programme supplies the competencies necessary to develop individual professional skills mainly in the following areas: monitoring of clinical studies, regulatory affairs, marketing and communication, scientific information on pharmaceutical products.

Admission criteria: 

  • Online English Test
  • Interview: motivational & psicological

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