Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Cattolica International

Study Abroad Impact Lab

Have you thought about how your study abroad experience will prepare you for the job market? Or, how your study abroad experience will benefit both your academic performance and your future as a professional?

Cattolica International is glad to offer you the opportunity to follow a new complementary extracurricular course: Study Abroad Impact Lab - a 5-step special content course set up to maximize your study abroad experience and focus on building the skills needed to land your dream job.

Study Abroad Impact Lab is led by an impressive group of professors and professionals. They will work with you to:

  • identify the values of your study abroad experience
  • help you develop cross-cultural competencies
  • select and implement the skills which you will convey in your CV
  • manage the “YOU” brand
  • resell your study abroad experience to different companies

Final job interview simulation

During the course, students will be given the opportunity to put into practice the concepts discussed in the course during one-to-one mock interviews with different companies/agencies.


Course quick facts:

Campus: Milan, Italy

Cost: € 25

When: 5 afternoon sessions before the start of the semester. Participants should plan to arrive in Milan in time for the first orientation event . The workshop will not overlap with any pre-session Italian language course.

Maximum participants: 25

Award: After meeting all the requirements, the student will receive a certificate of completion 


​How to apply

Students wishing to register for the Study Abroad Impact Lab must select this activity on the Experiential Learning page during the enrolment process.
Although not required, Cattolica advises students who are considering doing a part-time or full-time internship to register for the Impact Lab as well.