Master in Food and Beverage Management.
Rome Business School's Master in Food & Beverage Management offers complete training and the ideal skills to start a strong and productive career in this sector; all within one of the best-known centers of the Italian culinary culture and wine expertise: Rome.
Top 50 – Global Ranking
Ranked N. 22 in Food and Beverage Management, Worldwide by Eduniversal
This Master is issued under the patronage of:
The Volognano Castle is located in the heart of the Chianti Colli Fiorentini area and is an Italian excellence in the production of young and aged wines IGT Chianti Colli Fiorentini, grappa, extra virgin olive oil and Vin Santo.
The goal of our Specialized Master in Food and Beverage Management is to train professionals capable of generating competitive advantages, capitalizing on new technologies and using the most advanced marketing techniques to promote companies and products in the food and beverage sector.
Rome Business School guarantees a multidisciplinary experience oriented to an increasingly interconnected market: to guarantee this, we boast belonging to the most ambitious group “Planeta Formación y Universidades”, an international network created in 2003 by De Agostini and the Planeta group , market leader in university and continuing professional education.
Why choose our Specialized Master in Food and Beverage Management?
92% of our students get a job offer at the end of the master
72% of our students applied the new skills acquired by the Master in their current position
Cultural Program: students will be involved in food and wine tours in the city of Rome, a city at the forefront from the point of view of the food & beverage industry
Networking: we have more than 221 partners from the largest companies in the world market and, thanks to our workshops and company visits in companies such as FAO and WFP, students will have continuous opportunities and networking.
Our Specialized Master in Food and Beverage Management successfully blends essential theoretical principles to have an international career with the most advanced modern techniques marked by a practical approach aimed at the digital market.
At the end of the path, a group project is envisaged that aims to develop a plan to solve a problem of an existing or fictitious company. All teams are led from the initial phase of the project.
- Thinking critically
- Apply knowledge and into practice
- Competitive spirit
- Practice Public speaking skills
- Professional development & Networking
- Teamwork and collaboration
- Goal setting
- Research skills
- Creativity & Problem solving
- The Challenge
Students will be invited to choose between two different options
Work on one of the 2 Business Challenges in line with the Industry, proposed by the Program Director
Work on your own Business Challenge, based on companies where students work
Methodology: ” Circular Learning ” following the EFMD Circle for Quality Assurance
By adhering to the highest standards regarding the teaching methodology provided by EFMD, the Master will be taught through interactive lectures, case study analyzes, classroom exercises, discussions, role plays, teamwork exercises, video conferences, business analysis and sessions presentation of students. Case studies will be used to generate discussions and illustrate business problems. Students will be encouraged to read and engage in discussions and debates. The teaching methodology is based on learning by doing, through which teachers implement a student-centered approach, involve students and provide activities that allow students to apply the knowledge acquired.
Life & Soft Skill Program.
Soft skills are the “secret key” of a well-managed workplace and a progressive career path. With the Life & Soft Skills Program, we offer you the opportunity to develop the soft skills necessary for your personal and professional growth.
The Life Soft Skills Program is a path that will lead toward self-discovery, empowerment and reinvention. The program is practice-based consisting of 5 interactive courses, including self-assessment tests, roleplay and quizzes.
In detail the personal growth program is structured as follows: 10 hours in total for 5 interactive and self-reflective courses on soft skills (the certificate will be provided upon completion of the program):
- Communication & Persuasion in the Digital Age
- Team Work & Collaboration
- Agility & Adaptability
- Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
- Emotional intelligence
- Global Experience
- Students will choose between two exclusive Bootcamps scheduled for Summer 2021, both designed to develop and refine students entrepreneurship skills, to let students experience international leading companies culture with two company visit and to improve students business network:
Barcelona (Spain): “Bootcamp for Innovative Leaders” – In collaboration with EAE Business School
Rome (Italy): “Bootcamp for International Business Leaders” – At Rome Business School
The courses for Rome Business School’s Specialized Master in Food & Beverage Management are held by highly selected international university professors, trainers and business managers, drawn from a variety of operational and professional fields, from the academic domain to management and marketing in this sector. The teaching approach is aimed at the acquisition of know-how, in order to transfer truly useful competencies for the attendees’ professional development.
With our help, you can create your career strategy through a journey of self-reflection, exploration and results. This program is designed to help you find internships or positions that match your ambitions and expectations. In particular, the master is particularly suitable for those who want to pursue a career in the following roles:
Consultants for the creation of start-ups within the food and beverage industry
Consultants for corporate repositioning
Food & Wine Managers;
Entrepreneurs in the food and beverage industry
Food & Beverage Service Supervisor;
Marketing and communications managers
Each year, Rome Business School presents the Employment Report, a document that collects data on the official results achieved by our students and former students in terms of employment and professional growth following their master’s degree at Rome Business School. The results obtained were possible thanks to the commitment of our students and the incredible professionalism of our Career Services who, with diligence and dedication, were able to direct students towards the desired career path in the world of work.
In particular, according to the most recent statistics:
60% of our students obtain a job offer within 6 months of the end of the master
92% of our students get a job offer at the end of the master
43% of our students have obtained a job position in large multinational companies;
37% of our students are currently successful managers;
Upon completion of the master, students notice a salary increase of about 75%
Networking and partners.
Rome Business School has established solid partnerships with several world-renowned leading companies, such as Enel, Fendi, Bulgari, Eataly, IBM Italia, Land Rover and many others. To ensure that our students can build a strong professional network, we constantly organize guest meetings, visits, events and lectures with representatives of elite business ecosystems, encouraging interaction between leading professionals and students, and facilitating the process learning.
Thanks to the school’s purely international mold, students will have the opportunity to take part in classes with students from more than 150 countries. This will allow participants to increase their knowledge of other cultures other than their own.
Every year we welcome students from all over the world: from cities and small towns, of all cultural, ethnic and religious backgrounds. Rome Business School enhances the experience of students, supporting them in obtaining visas and identifying accommodation, creating opportunities for learning, involvement, personal and cultural development that go well beyond the lessons.
Our students will be able to participate in various activities: visits out of town, Coffee Meetings with the CEOs of prestigious multinational companies, company visits or simple events designed to promote socialization and intercultural exchange which has always been the central point of our school.
Rome Business School works hard to maintain the highest standard of quality in the programs we offer. That’s why, in order to ensure the eligibility of the candidates, all applicants must undergo and successfully pass a selection
The admission process is aimed to verify the candidate’s eligibility to attend the Master. The candidate’s academic history, previous experiences in the topics covered in the Master and motivation will be matters of the evaluation. Once it’s sent, the application will be evaluated by the Rome Business School’s academic committee. In order to ensure the application’s suitability, it is important to deliver all of the required documentation.
Based on their personal profile, experience and proven motivation, the candidate may be awarded a scholarship to partially cover the participation fee. In fact, Rome Business School offers the most deserving candidates the opportunity to benefit from 8 different types of scholarships. These partial economic hedges can consist of 6 months of interest-free financing.
Early Bird Enrollment Scholarship
Study in Italy Initiative Scholarship
Lifelong Learning Scholarship
Academic Excellence Scholarship
Executive Women Grant
Better Managers for a Better World
Student Loan Assistance Grant
Competition for scholarships increases as the starting date approaches and funds are limited, so it is advisable to apply as soon as possible.