Info and Applying

General Details 

Application is open to high school students in their third-to-last and second-to-last year in Italy or abroad. Admission will be decided on the basis of both academic achievement and suitability for the program.

Steps to apply:

  • register on the My Application Portal ( 
  • fill out the online application with the information and documents required
  • select 2 preferred labs and 2 alternatives

    Required elements to apply:
  • student transcripts in English or Italian with subjects studied and marks obtained (including a school profile or a conversion table indicating the min. and max. achievable grade, if available)
  • personal profile and motivation

    Other elements:

  • SAT/ACT (not mandatory!)
  • English language proficiency* (language certificates, native speaker status, etc.)

    *Alternative options are available to fulfill the language proficiency. Detailed information about this will be provided in the application procedure.

First Round 

Second Round 

Application Period 

30 January - 12 March (6pm Italian time) 

13 March - 23 April (6pm Italian time) 

Selection Results 

27 March (by 6pm Italian time) 

6 May (by 6pm Italian time) 

Confirmation & Fee Payment Deadline*

10 April

15 May 

Applicants may view their results by accessing My Application Portal with their personal login information.

*The student is officially enrolled after the payment and confirmation on the application portal!

Refund Policy
First round enrolled students who withdraw by May 3, 2024 are eligible for a participation fee refund (€350 administrative fee applies). A refund for second round enrolled students is not provided. 



Format-Specific Details 


The on campus program includes live classes usually scheduled between 9:30am and 12:30pm, as a general rule.

Students will take part in a company visit and will work on a group project that will be presented in the last class.
Each course schedule will be made available to participants before the start of the program.


  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Lecture Lecture 
Project presentations

Lunch break Lunch break 
Lunch break 
Lunch break 
Lunch break 

  Group work Company visit
Group work


Early bird rate: 2,300 euros, for all students applying before 12 March 

Regular rate: 2,500 euros, for all students applying starting on 13 March 

Students in all rounds of application can benefit from maximum one of the following €200 discounts:

  • son/daughter of a Bocconi alumnus/a
  • son/daughter of a Bocconi staff or faculty member (non-teaching staff with permanent contracts, tenured faculty members, faculty members with tenure track, lecturers)
  • brother/sister of a current Bocconi student
  • brother/sister of another student participating in the same Summer School
  • student participating in both Summer School for High School Students and Summer School in Law

If one of the parents has applied to SDA Bocconi Global Leaders Program, studenst can benefit from a 50% discount on the fee.

Refund Policy
First round enrolled students who withdraw by May 3, 2024 are eligible for a participation fee refund (€350 administrative fee applies). A refund for second round enrolled students is not provided.

For a full Bocconi life experience, Summer School participants may choose to stay in one of our university residence halls, all walking distance from the campus. Here you can find all the information related to our Bocconi dorms.

Room type
All rooms will be single rooms, with shared bathroom
Check in: from July 7, 2pm 2024
Check out: 20 July, till 12pm 2024
1600 euro (for the full period, 2 weeks)

Housing payment will be processed during the enrollment phase (after admission results).


MEAL PLAN: There is no meal plan provided in the fee. However, students can access the canteens and cafeterias on campus and there are plenty of restaurants and bar nearby offering a wide variety of food options at affordable prices. 

In the weeks before the arrival we will provide students with information on the logistic: how to reach our campus, breakfast/lunch/dinner options on campus and nearby the university, public transport info, etc.


Application for Admissions to Bocconi Bachelor of Science programs 2024-25
Please note that participation in the Summer School is independent from the selection process for Bocconi Bachelor of Science programs.
If you are graduating in 2025 you can apply during the "Early selection session": updated info will be available soon.