Management Made in Italy: Food, Luxury, Fashion and Design

LUISS Guido Carli
Rome, Italy

Program Overview

Program Overview

  • Program Name

    Management Made in Italy: Food, Luxury, Fashion and Design

  • Location


  • Host University

    LUISS Guido Carli

    The Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali "Guido Carli", known by the acronym "LUISS" or "LUISS Guido Carli", is an independent, private university in Rome, Italy, founded in 1974. LUISS offers an innovative educational approach at its four Departments: Economics and Finance, Business and Management, Law, and Political Science. ISA students will be able to participate in summer programs designed specifically for international student in the following areas:

    • Euro-Mediterranean Trends - Society and Culture, Politics and Economics
    • Management "Made in Italy" - Food, Luxury, Fashion and Design

  • Term

    Summer 6 2019

  • Program Dates

    Jul 06, 2019 - Jul 27, 2019

  • Program Length


  • Application Deadline

    Apr 10, 2019

  • Credit

    8 ECTS Credits

  • Eligibility

    2.50 Minimum GPA*

  • Cost


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Program Description



Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.


There is no language prerequisite for this program.

  • You must be at least 18 years old by the program start date.

  • You must submit a course registration agreement. Additional details will be provided after gaining access to the ISA Student Portal.

  • A transcript, CV/Resume, and a Letter of Intent must be submitted along with your application materials for consideration in this program.

What's Included

Comprehensive Advising and Support

24-Hour Emergency

Comprehensive Health, Safety, and Security Support

Tuition at the Host University


Bridging Cultures Program

Internet Access

ISA Discovery Model

Cultural Activities

Subscription to The New York Times


Official Transcript from the Host University

Full-Time Resident Staff

On-Site ISA Offices

Scholarship Opportunities



ECTS Credits


Contact Hours


Recommended U.S. Semester Credits


Recommended U.S. Quarter Units


Academic Information


  • You will take 1 course (8 ECTS credits) during this session. Classes meet Monday - Friday.


  • Credits earned vary according to the policies of your home institution.
  • According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, you must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by your home and host institutions, for the duration of the program.
  • Credit transfer is ultimately determined by your home university.



  • Upon program completion, you will receive a transcript issued directly from LUISS Guido Carli. The transcript will reflect ECTS credits for all courses taken. Credit transfer is ultimately determined by your home university.


LUISS Guido Carli
International Students
Management and Marketing
Course Disclaimer
  • Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations
  • Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
  • ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.
  • Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Support & Funding

U.S. Team

Sarah Warren

Program Advisor, Italy

Anthony Viltro

Program Manager, Italy

Ben Chinisci

Site Specialist, Italy


Mattea Di Fabio

Resident Director, Italy

Mara Cecili

Student Services, Italy

Vera Contu

Assistant Resident Director/Housing Coordinator, Italy

Funding Your ISA Program

As an ISA participant, you will have the opportunity to apply for scholarships and grants that can be applied directly to assist with your study abroad programs. ISA offers over $1,000,000 in scholarships and grants each year. To see what opportunities are available, please visit the Funding Your Program page. 

View all Funding Options


ISA in Rome includes comfortable housing in shared, fully-furnished apartments. These accommodations are conveniently located in well-established neighborhoods in close proximity to the universities.

We strive to match your housing preferences with our available accommodations; however, housing preference requests cannot be guaranteed.


There are generally only one or two student apartment units per building, and neighboring residents are typically middle-class Italian families who own their apartment. Most ISA apartments have 2-3 bedrooms, a lounge/living room, kitchen and bathroom(s). Bedrooms are typically double-occupancy. Each apartment includes one single bed per student with bed linens. A computer that is connected to the internet via a cable modem is to be shared by all occupants and wifi is provided in all apartments. All apartment units include a washing machine. A $500 refundable security deposit will be charged to students living in ISA arranged housing. ISA may retain some, or all, of this deposit in the case of damage to property or if utility usage exceeds the allotted monthly amount.

You may elect to secure housing independently. If you select this option, you will receive a discount equal to the housing portion of the program price.