Master in Economics and International Policies - MEPIN



MEPIN has an interdisciplinary approach and provides participants with analytical competences and scientific tools, which are essential  to understand the economic and political phenomena related to globalization. The Programme offers both specific  knowledge on Economics, Finance, Law, Institutions, International Policies and wider and multidisciplinary skills on the topics of Sustainable Development, Microcredit and Business Ethics.

The programme is mainly taught in Italian, some courses are in English.

First Semester - Università della Svizzera Italiana


  • Energy and environmental policy for sustainable development
  • Economia del settore non-profit - Luca Crivelli (Università della Svizzera Italiana)
  • Pubblica amministrazione e sviluppo sostenibile*


Second Semester - Università della Svizzera Italiana



Third Semester - ASERI





Fourth semester Internship and project work


The research activity is completed with an internship that gives the student the invaluable opportunity to strengthen competencies acquired during the Master .

See the list of some of the past internships

Project work

Students are required to develop a personal research project on an issue related to Economics and International Policies, under the supervision of a MEPIN professor. The project work may be developed with reference to the internship experience.


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