Education for the higher educated

Executive Master in Management of Public Administration (EMMAP)

SDA Bocconi School of Management

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The Executive Master in Management of Public Administration (EMMAP) is a unique program designed for public sector professionals who wish to enhance their skills while working full-time. This program has been developed in response to the public sector need for managers with specific training and competencies.

EMMAP is an advanced course in management of public administration and provides basic training in management for those who wish to strengthen their skills in this area. It runs from December 2014 until Febrary 2016.

The program aims to train managers who are capable of bringing innovation into their workplace and effectively manage the complexities and opportunities that exist in this field.

Ideal candidate profile

  • University Degree (in any subject)
  • Substantial experience in Public Administration
  • Computer literacy
  • Fluency in Italian


The program is taught over 14 months, starting in December, and combines classes with distance learning and field projects.

Why choose EMMAP?

As a public sector professional, you will find this highly specialized program relevant to your work environment. The areas covered will allow you to thoroughly understand the dynamics and requirements of the public sector. The program may also be an opportunity to re-interpret your role, as you become more aware of the workings of your organization and identify the potential within your role.
Also, for a more international outlook on public administration, EMMAP students can take part in the International Summer School, which is organized by the main European universities offering courses in public management. During a week of lectures and workshops, a current topic related to public sector management in Europe will be discussed. It is a great opportunity to gain invaluable insight into this sector and network with other professionals from all over Europe.

Level University
Form Part-time
Incompany No
Open enrolment Yes
Lead time 14 months
Location Milan, Italy
Costs (indication) More than € 4,550
Class location type At the institute
Titles No title
Required language skills Italian
Start month December
Country Italy
Completion Diploma