The mission of the school is to foster economic co-operation and development among the countries of the Mediterranean.
Education breaks barriers and increase the circulation of ideas. A business school is also a community in which future leaders can learn and grow.
Ortygia Business School is focused on the Mediterranean economy. The school will provide the skills and knowledge to help future business leaders succeed in turbulent institutional contexts, focusing on the specifics of local industries and markets, while bringing a global perspective, knowledge of the world economy, and best practices from international business. Strong partnerships with corporate employers will ensure that the education offered is tailored to meet market needs. The School will be established from the start with governance and teaching staff appropriate to a pre-eminent international education institution.
Sicily is at the geographical and cultural crossroads between Europe and North Africa. With an extraordinarily rich cultural heritage, it is at the same time an untapped territory where unexploited talent can meet and prosper.