Master I livello A.A. 2018-2019
Careers with the European Union – MACEU

Learn & Practice: a truly transforming experience in Brussels


University Masters
€ 8.500,00
As a result of the processes of European integration, European lawyers, policy-makers and managers need to be internationally oriented and culturally open in order to support the political, social and economic improvement of the European Institutions. The Master in “Careers with the European Union” (MACEU) is a one-year, practice-oriented programme that aims to prepare talented graduates to kick-start their international careers. The Programme merges academic rigor with practical relevance to offer students a unique learning experience. Through interactive lectures, live case discussions, field projects and group work, the Master provide students with frameworks, tools and techniques to build the a set of skills required to have the opportunity to make a difference in Europe.
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course structure

The course programme amounts to 1.500 house overall, split into teaching, seminars and traineeship activities and are divided as follows:

  • 360 hours of lectures
  • 800 hours divided into:
    • 500 hours of individual study
    • 200 hours of tests, conferences, labs, etc. etc.
    • 100 hours of project work
  • 340 hours of internship

MODULE 1 – European Organisation and Policies
In the heart of Milan the first module will base the pillars of EU organisation and legislation:
•The history of the EU
•The legislative process
•The Eu policies
•The European economy
•The Eu budget and EU economic policy
•The external relations of the EU
•The Convention and the Constitution of the EU
•The information and communication Sources

These courses are thought for interdisciplinary participants and will introduce to the fundamental tools of EU legal and institutional perspectives.
Diversity in the group is an added value feature of the Programme. Participants come from different cultural backgrounds and disciplines. They are carefully selected in order to form a group with similar concerns, while maintaining a balanced mix of vision and cultures.

MODULE 2 – Orientation Phase
During this phase students can choose which specialisms to study. This option give candidates the opportunity to determine the direction of their studies right from the start and this flexibility offers our students the freedom to shape their future according to their interests and their needs.
The knowledge and skills acquired during this course are highly valuable in a range of sectors including (but not solely): economic consulting, political campaigns and public relations, or large international institutions. Students will be able to pursue also a career which requires in-depth knowledge of European Union.

MODULE 3 – Culture Immersion (Milan – Italy)
•Cross-Cultural Management
•English Language Laboratory
•French Language Course (Not compulsary)

MODULE 4 – Internship Programme and institutional visits (not compulsory)
The internship programme lasts from 1 to 2 months, according to the choice made at the time of the enrolment. The European Institutions will be selected, according the preferences expressed by the candidates for their personal development plan.
The candidates will be introduced to their Academic Tutor in Italy, and they will coach the students during the internship programme.
Networking events and activities will be promoted to enrich the experience in Brussels in order for the students to meet other international young professionals.
This module is not compulsory. The additional cost of Module 4 is from 3.000 to 4.000 Euros.

MODULE 5 – Project Work and Final Dissertation (Milan, Italy)
At the end of the program, in the final project work, participants are asked to describe their internship experience; it would be also the topic of the final dissertation.
This stage is the final step to obtain a Master’s Degree in “Careers with the European Union”, that, according to the Italian Ministry of Education, corresponds to 60 CFU.


totale 1500 hours

The Master in “Careers with the European Union” welcomes international recent graduates from a variety of study disciplines and cultural backgrounds. This ranges from those with little or no professional experience looking for a degree programme that acts as bridge to the real world as well as candidates with up to two years of professional background who seek in-depth knowledge of how theory applies to the real world.

A proven fluency in English (the instruction language) is required.


AMOROSINI Massimo Maria | Editorial Director Finanziamenti News – Princial Expert European House Ambrosetti
BONFIGLIO Pietro | General Director IRSEU – Istituto Internazionale di Ricerca Scienze Economiche ed Umane
CAPEZZONE Daniele | General Director New Direction Italia – Editorial Director Quotidiano Atlantico
CAU Pasqualino | Fondazione CLS
DEMICHELIS Gianni | Senior Business Manager
GUIDI Francesco | Medico chirurgo. Progetto pilota Telemedicina per Regione Lombardia e Veneto
IODICE Roberta | Centro Europeo Studi Manageriali – European Pojects Evaluator
MARSAGLIA Antonia | Lower and Consul of Ireland in Milan
MORO Guido E. | European Milk Bank ass EMBA – AIBLUD
PAGANI Valter | PROJECT MANAGER and European Pojects Evaluator
ZINGALE Giuseppe | General Director AFOLMET – Agenzia Metropolitana per la Formazione l’Orientamento e il Lavoro

formative credits
The Master provides students with 60 ECTS credits.
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Tel.: 02 87167158
Skype: International Studies LUM Jean Monnet
additional info

Graduates of LUM Jean Monnet University can benefit of a 10% reduction. The Master can be funded with the “Pass Laureati” scholarship program awarded by Puglia Region.
A loan agreement between Lum School of Management and Deutsche Bank had been signed in order to cover the registration fee for the Master. With the Ministerial Decree n. 288 of the 29th of April 2016, maximum expenditure on education courses for private universities (as per art. 15, paragraph 1, letter e) of the Italian Presidential Decree n.917 of the 22nd of December, 1986, “the Ministry of the University has announced the deductible amounts that have to be indicated in the 730 declaration or in the UNICO (tax declaration forms). The maximum expenditure for students enrolled in the first and second level masters is € 1,800.

application forms
holding offices
Registration deadline
February 2019
Lesson starts
March 2019
Lesson ends
February 2020

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