The Master in Luxury Business hones in on both the culture of business and the business of culture. A masterpiece program shaping Chief Executive Officers who are ready to tackle all luxury categories at full speed, students — levering on heritage or innovation — learn to manage small companies or luxury holdings, conquer mature or emerging markets and even turn wishes into reality.
This program features three main areas: Branding, Prestige and Value & Price. Each in-depth and intensive area includes a training project and a final project centered on uniqueness, allowing students to implement their own business formula to further develop a new start-up or an existing company.
Classes focus on hands-on material and are run by teachers and guests from the industry, who also act as one-to-one consultants during the final projects presented in front of headhunters, investors and human resource managers.
Lessons amount to a total of 700 contact hours and the overall obtainment of 80 credits.
This course is completed with the possibility of an internship in a fashion company.
Richemont owns several of the world’s leading companies in the field of luxury goods, with particular strengths in jewelry, watches and writing instruments.
Their Maisons™ encompass several of the most prestigious names in the luxury industry including Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, IWC Schaffhausen, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Panerai, Piaget, Vacheron Constantin, Montblanc, Dunhill and Chloé.
Richemont also owns leading online distributors YOOX Net-a-Porter Group and Watchfinder & Co.
The curriculum of the course includes a range of subjects that will help students develop their skills and knowledge in the field. Some of the key topics covered include:
- Fashion Business & Branding
- Value & Price
In order to be eligible for this course, you will need to be selected after the admission process.
Basic requirements are:
- Curriculum Vitae (CV) with motivation letter
- English language proficiency
- Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) or professional work experience in a related field
Luxury Business opens the doors to careers as executives or entrepreneurs in many categories such as Fashion, Leather Goods, Fine Jewelry, Writing Instruments, Watches, Cars, Perfumes, Yachts, Interior Design, Real Estate, Hotels, Food, Wine & Spirits, Wellness, Antiques and Art. Graduates become the ultimate expression of a unique lifestyle.