Master in Middle Eastern Studies - MIMES


Entry requirements

  • Minimum a Bachelor's degree from an accredited University recognized by Italian law
  • English proficiency
  • Strong motivation

Candidates who plan to graduate by March/April 2019 are admitted to apply for the 2018-2019 edition of the program.

Applicant with an Italian Bachelor only: complete the online Application form (register with your name and surname as they are written in the passport or identity card).

All other applicants (non-EU, applicants with an international qualification and other EU citizens) can apply here

Required documents for all applicants to submit online:

  • Copy of Bachelor's Degree or Master's Degree
  • Transcripts of Bachelor or Master's Degree (accepted in English, Italian, French, Spanish and Portuguese)
  • Updated CV
  • Application essay (download it at the bottom of this page)
  • At least one academic letter of reference
  • Copy of passport

TOEFL/iBT, Academic IELTS or having completed a degree program taught in English are considered a preferential requirement for applicants whose first language is not English.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 15th, 2018 (for candidates with a foreign degree) and November 30, 2018 (for candidates with an Italian bachelor)

Application are now open and will be evaluated in an ongoing process. Since the Master has a limited number of places, early applications have a greater chance of being successful.

Enrollment for admitted candidates with an Italian bachelor

Application deadline: November 30th,2018

Admitted students will be notified via email and on the admission portal.

The enrollment must be completed within 5 working days from the receipt of notice, inputting payment of first installment on

Participants must send the enrollment documents  at a later stage to:
Ufficio Master
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
Via Carducci, 28/30 
20123 Milano

Students preparing for a degree are required to pre-enroll through the admission portal.

Enrollment for admitted candidates with a foreign degree

Application deadline: November 15th,2018

Students with a foreign university degree must request the Declaration of Value to the consular offices of the country where the title has been awarded. If the degree was awarded in a EU university, applicants can request the Diploma Supplement released by the university of origin.

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