Italy and Europe experience
Milan is a gateway, front door of Italy and Europe
Milan lies in a strategic position, since it is in the middle of Europe and it is well connected with the main Italian beauties: in a few hours it is possible to reach some of the main Italian historical cities such as Bergamo or Genoa, lake Como, 'Cinque Terre', the Alps, the alpine lakes, the wine hills of 'franciacorta' and 'astigiano'. It takes less than two hours to get to the Swiss or the French border. Thanks to low cost airlines, and the well developed infrastructural network, you can easily visit Venice, Rome, Florence, Paris, Prague, Madrid. Even if you have just few days, Milan allows you be in the heart of Europe.
Milan city of innovation
Design, fashion, scientific and technological research are some of key sectors thriving in Milan. The city offers many occasions of information exchange, and grants access to an international milieu where people can easily meet and exchange ideas, lifestyles and develop projects.
Work ethics, great career prospects, real business experience
Milan is the city of action, where work has always been at the heart of culture and where job opportunities have always flourished
The city offers a rich and diverse entrepreneurial sector, part of a well structured and dynamic urban system, able to adapt to the challenges of the future and to support both professional and personal growth. Milan is home to almost 3,000 international companies where you can apply once you have finished your studies, that offer an ideal starting point for any international career. These companies have more than 320,000 employees and an income of 169 billions per year (almost 42% of the whole Italian foreign share). Milan is the Itanian Fair headquarter: Fiera Milano hosts an incredible amount of leading international events in a number of industries among which the “Salone del Mobile” stands out as probably the most important interior design meeting in the larger European region. Along side these facts Milan is getting ready to host Expo 2015. Universities are work closely together with the enterpreneurial world in order to allow students to gain valuable experience through internships through which allowing them to develop their careers and creativity.
Cosmopolitan, multicultural city and wide range of university studies
Milan is an international and cosmopolitan city, here people from all over the world work and live
Milan is a culturally diverse city. Foreign born citizens, from 155 countries, make up almost 17% of the resident population. Milan hosts a great number of foreign cultural institutes and 100 consulates. Milan also has the most internationalized university system in Italy: 80 courses at all levels (undergraduate, masters and PhDs) taught in English across the whole academic field.
Excellent social and cultural life
Milan is the main Italian cultural centre
The city is home to some of Italy’s oldest cultural institutions such as the “Scala” theatre, “Brera” arts academy and gallery, and “Piccolo Teatro” attracting every year, with their activities and events an international public of the highest quality. In Milan it is also possible to attend some important sport events such as football matches and the Formula 1 Grand Prix in nearby Monza.