Deadline for Applications Alma MBA Food and Wine June 30th

May 20, 2014 at 11:17 am

Part of Italian cuisine is the appreciation of local products and produce. So getting an MBA in food and wine in Italy is kind of an MBA in “local” and what it truly means. The Alma Graduate School – the business school of the University of Bologna – offers a 12-month English language MBA program with a unique concentration in Food and Wine. There are scholarship opportunities available thanks to an agreement between Alma Graduate School and Ferrarelle, a leading Italian mineral water brand, two partial scholarships for MBA Food and Wine prospective students will be available for €15,000, one of which is reserved specifically to a USA citizen.

The University of Bologna, established in 1088, is the first university in the western world.
The Alma Graduate School is the business school of the University of Bologna. Founded in 2000, the school received for five consecutive years the Four Palms award in the Eduniversal ranking (network of about 1,000 business schools in the world), placing it second in Italy among “Top Business Schools Internationally Strong”. Alma is one of the most innovative and reputable institutions in Italy. Interdisciplinary approach, industry integration, and internationalization are key pillars to the School’s philosophy that aims to provide students with the appropriate tools, in order to face the ever changing and complex economic landscape with confidence, knowledge, and the right skills to succeed. The MBA Food and Wine offers a unique opportunity to blend theory with experience, thanks to the exclusive knowledge of the most successful Italian companies in this sector. Participants will be able to experience first-hand the specific knowledge that Italy has developed in the food and wine world joining creativity, style, and unique managerial practices. Potential students can apply for the program and find out more about the scholarships by going to the following

If this sounds intriguing to you, get to work, the final deadline for applications is June 30th!