Graduate studies - the Master's degree at USI

Since autumn 2004, in accordance with the European standards of the Bologna Declaration, Università della Svizzera italiana (USI) has offered high-quality graduate education through its Master's programmes.

Graduate programmes provide high specialization both in terms of professional training and of academic research. Top-level faculty of international renown teach innovative courses with a strong multi-disciplinary orientation and in collaboration with prestigious institutions at local and international levels.

The multi-lingual and international dimension of the University is conspicuous, with students and faculty hailing from over 30 different nations and with courses taught in Italian and English. USI's friendly, familiar environment encourages contacts among students, researchers and faculty members, allowing for an enhanced, more personalized teaching.

Master of Science in Architecture

Master of Science in Economics
Banking and Finance*
Economics and International Policies
Management *
Economic Policy*

Master of Science in Communication
Communication, Management & Health*
Media Management
Cognitive Psychology in Health Communication

Master in Italian language, literature and culture

Master in Philosophy

Masters in Economics and Communication
Corporate Communication*
Financial Communication*
International Tourism*
Public Management and Policy

Masters of Science in Informatics
Artificial Intelligence
Computational Science*
Cyber-Physical and Embedded Systems*

Masters in Informatics and Economics
Management and Informatics
Financial Technology and Computing

* These programmes are offered entirely in English.


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