The necessary luxury for your career development.

Next Start Jan 2023
Duration 12 Months
Language English
Format Executive
Avg. working
12 years
Where Paris, Dubai, Milano, London, Lausanne , Roma


The Executive Master in Luxury Management (EMiLUX) is a post-experience modular program, taught over 12 months in Paris, Dubai, Milano, London, Lausanne and Roma.

The EMiLUX is a unique opportunity to empower your career in the luxury business, also looking at it from different cultural perspectives and in different markets. Without having to leave your job, you have the opportunity to open doors you didn't even knew existed, and you'll be able to reach new goals.

Main Partner

Knowledge Partners

Design Thinking Project with

Who is EMiLUX for?

EMiLUX is a unique opportunity for talented international professionals who want to develop their career in this growing and dynamic industry.

EMiLUX is the right master for you if you want to:

  • Become an executive in luxury business with an enlarged perspective
  • Develop a deeper knowledge of international luxury market codes with a broadened mindset
  • Develop an international professional network
  • Nurture your entrepreneurial spirit



My EMiLUX experience - Aliona Todorenco, Engineering & Quality Coordinator at Alexander McQueen

My EMiLUX experience - Lucio Forgione, Deputy Boutique Manager at Cartier



Why choose EMiLUX?

1. International environment in 5 different countries

With 7 international modules to be held in Paris, Dubai, Milano, London, Lausanne and Roma, EMiLUX gives you the opportunity to get in touch with the most important Luxury Brand and Markets in the word.

2. Prestigious partnership

EMiLUX collaborates with top companies and institutions to create exclusive content and tools to better support our candidates in their future career in the luxury industry.

Alongside Bain&Company, BCGDorchester Collection Academy, illy and Cartier as our main partner.

3. Top guest speakers and direct brand experience

To gain the best and most up-to-date insights from the thinking leaders of the industries, and to directly experience brands in stores, showrooms, events and trade fairs.

4. A world class international faculty

The strength of the EMiLUX Faculty lies in a very high level of academic preparation and in the close and uninterrupted contact with the business world. EMiLUX Professors are involved in research, publishing, teaching, and consultancy with some of the most famous luxury companies in the world.

5. Learn without leaving your job

A part-time program divided into 7 intensive modules during pre-established weeks, that allows you to take leave from your company for limited periods and apply new insight immediately in the workplace. 

6. Entrepreneurial Project (EP)

It is a Capstone Project that runs throughout the program, which allows each participant to exercise their creativity, rigor and tenacity in applying course principles (such as strategy, operations, finance, HR, marketing, control, sales and more) and contents to real business problems.

7. Design Thinking Project

Aiming at nurturing participants’ creativity and thinking out of the box, in partnership with illy.

8. Broaden your network

Join the Bocconi community, one of Europe’s oldest and most prestigious business education institutions with over 110.000 Alumni worldwide.

You can also count on the EMiLUX network that includes around 120 Alumni.



Top Guest Speakers

face-to-face modules

in 6 different Cities

Paris, Dubai, Milano, London, Lausanne and Roma



Distance Learning modules

6 distance learning online modules


Countries represented

Study tour

Discovering the Beauties of the Italian North-East

Veneto Study Tour (extra - not included on the fee of the Master)


Class Profile


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Average Work Experience


Average Age

Inside My EMiLUX SDA Bocconi programs offer a unique and personalized learning experience. Enter the world of EMiLUX to discover its unique contents.

"Luxury requires you to be both highly imaginative and highly disciplined. The industry has dramatically changed in recent decades, by going through continued revolutions in digital technologies, international markets, and consumer trends. The successful companies are those that preserve their heritage and fundamental values of beauty, creativity, and exclusivity, but at the same time understand new trends and catch emerging opportunities. These are exciting times for luxury, a fascinating yet challenging market where international managers are asked to perform at their best, equipped with cutting edge management tools and endless creativity. I believe that EMiLUX is a unique opportunity for talented international professionals who want to develop their career in this growing and dynamic industry."

Gabriella Lojacono
EMiLUX Director

What they say about EMiLUX

Today the enthusiasm was as strong as only a new beginning can trigger.

Listening to the dean Giuseppe Soda talking about hopes and dreams was very inspirational and I'm feeling so proud to be part of this niche group. The first day was full of emotions and SDABocconi professionalism goes beyond any expectations. Despite the COVID19 difficulties and interferences, the school carried forward the program at its best providing us with online materials to prepare ourselves to this enriching and exciting adventure.

Investing in the education and self-development is the greatest choice one can do.

Aliona Todorenco - Moldovan
EMILUX 4 2021
Engineering & Quality Coordinator at Alexander McQueen

After 20 years experience in the luxury retail store business I certainly have received exhaustive training in critical skills in many areas of the business and I have taken every opportunity to learn from those around me, including a network of customers that include celebrities, important global executives, leading academics, and many other deeply interesting and unique personalities.

I was coming from a much practical experience, and EMiLUX is giving to me the opportunity to learn and understand the direction of the business of the luxury industry , which is increasingly complex, dynamic, and global.

This program is perfect to me because I have an unsatisfied appetite for intellectualism and for knowledge that has been unfulfilled by my work experience alone.

Giuseppe Colucci - Italian
EMILUX 3 2019-2020
Store manager flagship store Versace Milan Montenapoleone

Meet the EMiLUX

Upcoming online sessions
Feb 2023 09:00 - 18:00 | CET
One to One with the EMILUX Director
Language ENGLISH
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Personalized Orientation

SDA Bocconi organizes events and meetings throughout the year, both online and offline, where you can interact with directors, faculty, alumni, and staff.


    The COVID-19 global crisis has turned the world upside down and drastically changed our routines. Business rules are being re-written and that is exactly why, today more than ever, management education is the most crucial asset for people and organizations to reset their vision and account for this new reality. Making the choice to grow professionally means being confident about the future and ready to change for the better.
    Take advantage of the expertise of our team who can advise you on how to find the best way to reach your professional goals. They will provide you with customized information and support to choose the program that best fits your profile. You will find details here for all our meetings and initiatives.

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EMiLUX is a challenge to be taken on with a strong dedication. The Director and the Recruiting and Admissions team will be happy to arrange an individual orientation meeting at school to answer your questions and give you personalized advice. We can also do this by phone or Skype.


Next Steps

Mar 22
Applications Review Start

Go to admissions

30 Sept 22
Early Bird
17 Oct 22
Deadline Application
Nov 22
Warm-up | Pre-courses Online
10 Jan 23
Start of the Program

News & Social

25 October 2022
Luxury and the Metaverse – Why luxury companies are exploring its potential
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19 September 2022
EMiLUX ALUMNI SERIES | The story of Judit Eskudt
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