Why you should choose Bologna for your Global MBA

13 March 2023

Bologna, Italy’s first university town in 2021 according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings for the vitality of its dynamic and cosmopolitan student life, Italy’s best city for quality of life in 2022 according to Il Sole 24 Ore, is the perfect place to obtain a high-profile education by attending Bologna Business School‘s Global MBA.

Bologna, the city of hospitality, where the streets are always crowded with tourists and students, home to the oldest University in the world, was born in a strategic location, which has made it a crossroads of travel, meetings and exchanges.  International events, exhibitions, live music, art, the Cineteca: Bologna, Unesco City of Music and Unesco City of Porticoes, is the meeting point between North and South, East and West. It is the place to find a stimulating and inclusive learning environment, rich in history and excellence.

Emilia-Romagna is one of the most industrialized and innovative regions in Europe, with a high concentration of industries in key sectors such as automotive, agribusiness, mechanics, energy and pharmaceuticals. Bologna is the city of the Leonardo supercomputer, fourth in the world in terms of computing capacity and intended for research projects and scientific use, making the Technopole a true citadel of science. Bologna Business School is connected to the oldest university in the world and the most modern companies in Italy’s second-largest export region in 2022. In this context, it offers a unique course of study, thanks to its outstanding Faculty. In the 16th-century Villa Guastavillani, the historic headquarters of BBS around which the new ultra-modern and sustainable campus designed by star architect Mario Cucinella and his prestigious studio is being built, the Global MBA becomes an opportunity for contact with key stakeholders, exchange with colleagues from all over the world, networking with companies in automation, haute cuisine, luxury manufacturing, Motor Valley, and research on sustainability issues.

Attending the BBS Global MBA in Bologna means meeting excellence, exchanging experiences with colleagues from all over the world, and having access to training among the best in the world as attested by the program’s recently-obtained EQUIS – EFMD Quality Improvement System accreditation. And, again, to bind oneself to a rich and constantly growing economic territory, building a career with an international vocation, in close contact with leading companies in world markets. All this, in a city on a human scale, beautiful and welcoming, capable of fostering meeting and exchange and making the time spent here, time well spent.

BBS’s Global MBA in Bologna: a unique experience that will forever change not only your career but your perspective.


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