Application and admissions

After choosing the Master of Science programs of your interest, it's time to learn about how to get into Bocconi. 

Here you will find useful information about the different phases of the admission process, the Bocconi online test, the requirements, and the documentation to prepare to submit your admission application. 

You will also discover the enrollment procedures to confirm your place at Bocconi in case of admission. 

There are a total of 28 first-year class groups available, each of which typically includes between 60 and 85 students, depending on the program. ​

The large majority of the Master of Science programs are taught in English. 

Applicants can choose up to 5 programs on their application. ​

The selection process is based on the admission test performance, your GPA, your CV and personal statement. ​

We accept the GMAT, GRE and the online Bocconi  test. 

The admission result will depend on a ranking that is calculated on the basis of these elements and considering the spots available during each selection round, as well as the programs chosen, the number of applications received, etc. ​


We suggest that you check to make sure you have a valid and recognized Bachelor qualification before applying.  ​

You should also check the list of certificates and diplomas accepted to fulfill the English requirement for enrollment, in case of admission. 


After admission, you will have approximately three weeks to enroll, confirming the place that has been offered to you. 

Enrollment involves:

  • Paying the first installment-advanced payment
  • Meeting the English language requirement, which varies depending on the program of admission
  • Obtaining a valid Bachelor qualification by the end of October 2024

If after enrollment you decide to withdraw from your place at Bocconi, you can request a refund of the first installment within specific deadlines for each selection round.