Course organisation

The study course is governed by a Council and a President elected by the Council. In the performance of his/her duties, the President is assisted by various figures who enable him/her to adequately perform the functions of student orientation, support for students with disabilities, support for international mobility and quality assurance.

Course president

Presidente del corso

prof. Paolo Fabbri
T: 0521.032428
The President convenes and chairs the Course Council and supervises its activities.

Deputy course president

Presidente vicario del corso

prof. Marco Magnani
T: 0521.032530
The deputy course President supports the President in the performance of his duties.

Course Council

Consiglio del corso di studio

The tasks of the Course Council are governed by the University Regulations.
The Council consists of the course teaching staff and researchers and at least a student representative.
Student representatives: Evelina Cociu, Ritina Rath.

Quality Assurance Manager (QAM)

Responsabile per l'assicurazione della qualità del corso di studio (QAM)

prof. Vincenzo Dall'Aglio

The QAM (Quality Assurance Manager):

  • He collaborates with the course President and the Department Director in the planning of improvement actions and monitors their implementation;
  • He monitors the smooth running of teaching activities and support services;
  • He informs the course President of any problem concerning the smooth running of teaching activities, also on the basis of students' reports.

Education Manager (MQD)

Manager per la qualità della didattica del corso di studio (MQD)

Dr Giovanna Colangelo
The Manager ensures the organisation and functionality of the didactics of the study course and manages and updates the content of the study course website.

Review Group (RG)

Gruppo di riesame

The Review Group:

  • has the task of guiding the course towards the objective of continuous improvement of results, manages the self-assessment process by periodically monitoring the course data, detecting strengths and weaknesses and proposing corrective and improvement actions.

Guidance and tutoring delegate

Delegati per l'orientamento in ingresso e tutorato

prof. Donata Tania Vergura (Guidance delegate)
prof. Paolo Fabbri (Tutor delegate)
prof. Vincenzo Dall'Aglio (Tutor delegate)
The advising and tutoring activities support students in their choice of university pathway and throughout their studies.

International Student Mobility Committee

Commissione mobilità internazionale (CMI)

The Committee manages student mobility (incoming and outgoing) in relation to all international exchange programmes (Erasmus Plus, Overworld etc.).
Composition of the Committee:

Career Guidance Delegate

prof. Franco Mosconi
The Delegate organises and promotes initiatives aimed at facilitating the entry of graduating students and graduate students into the world of work.

Contact person for students with disabilities, Specific Learning Difficulties (DSA) or vulnerable groups

  • Referente per studenti e studentesse con disabilità, Disturbi Specifici dell'Apprendimento (DSA) o appartenenti a fasce deboli

prof. Beatrice Ronchini
The course contact person for the vulnerable groups works in close collaboration with CAI (Welcome and  Inclusion University Centre) in the field of reception, assistance, social integration and rights of people with disabilities, Specific Learning Difficulties (DSA), Special Educational Needs (BES).

Steering Committee

Comitato di indirizzo

The Steering Committee, which is composed of a representation of course teaching staff and representatives from the world of work, ensures constant liaison with the world of business and the world of work, in order to assess the progress of the degree course, to draw up proposals for the definition and design of the course catalogue and learning objectives, and to promote contacts for possible student internships in companies and institutions.

Composition of Steering Committee:

  • Volontari per la Formazione
  • Gruppo Italiano Vini
  • Associazione Mani
  • Electrolux Professional
  • Esperta di cooperazione internazionale
  • E80 Group

and the teaching staff:

  • prof. Paolo Fabbri - President of the IBD Second-cycle Degree Course
  • prof. Marco Magnani - Deputy President of the IBD Second-cycle Degree Course
  • prof. Lucia Poletti - Teaching Staff of the IBD Second-cycle Degree Course

The Committee meets in order to:

  1. perform a comparison and advisory function, helping the teaching staff to design training activities and teaching courses that take into account the training of skills required by the labour market;
  2. foster links between the university and companies in order to better understand the expectations of young people and facilitate their entry into the world of work;
  3. stimulate the development of collaborations concerning internship activities, orientation and support for graduates as they enter the labour market.

Joint Professor/Instructor - Student Committee (CPDS)

Each department estabilishes a Joint Professor/Instructor - Student Committee (CPDS) consisting of one lecturer and one student from each course of study pertaining to the department.
The CPDS is a permanent observatory on teaching activities.