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Quick Stats

  • Avg GMAT (Admitted Students)
    665
  • Program Cost
    $60,404
    $ $ $ $ $
  • Yield
    71%
  • Selectivity
    38%
  • Job Offers
    92%
  • Average Salary
    $98,076
  • Top Industry
    Other
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VIA BALILLA 18
VIA BOCCONI 8
MILANO, 20136, Italy
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SDA Bocconi

About SDA Bocconi

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The MBA experience made me think in a diverse way, taking the standpoints of different stakeholders into account. It encouraged me to pursue my entrepreneurial career.

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About SDA Bocconi

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 64
  • Median 60
  • Middle 80% 36 to 96
Admissions Selectivity
38% SDA Bocconi 46% Average Across All Schools

665 Average GMAT Score
  • Applied
  • Accepted
Average Score
80% 641
83% 665
More Information
Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 334
38% 38.0
71% 71.0
Female
39% 39
International
75% 75
Re-Applicants
3% 3
65% 65
Wait-listed
100% 0
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Other Humanities
  • Engineering
  • Economics
  • Accepted
  • Other Humanities
  • Engineering
  • Economics
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • POLITECNICO DI MILANO
  • UNIVERSITA' BOCCONI
  • UNIVERSITA' CATTOLICA DI MILANO
  • INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
  • UNIVERSIDAD DE LOS ANDES
Importance of Application Elements
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Recommendations Moderately Important
  • GMAT Scores Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Important
$55,091 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • ACCENTURE
  • DELOITTE
  • HEWLETT PACKARD
  • SIEMENS
  • CREDIT SUISSE
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
5% 5
7% 7
740 to 769
9% 9
10% 10
710 to 739
13% 13
12% 12
680 to 709
17% 17
16% 16
650 to 679
10% 10
15% 15
620 to 649
13% 13
14% 14
590 to 619
10% 10
12% 12
560 to 589
8% 8
8% 8
530 to 559
3% 3
1% 1
500 to 529
3% 3
3% 3
Under 500
9% 9
2% 2
English Language Requirements
600 Minimum TOEFL Score
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Other 24%
Top Industry
  • Consulting 19%
  • Technology 15%
  • Financial Services 14%
THE BOSTON CONSULTING GROUP 3
Top Employer
  • H&M 2
  • BAIN & COMPANY 2
  • AMAZON 2
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
92% SDA Bocconi 83% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
48% 48
61% 60.97325153374234
48% Receive Offers
44% 44
56% 55.69710982658959
44% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
44% 44
22% 21.9117610062893
44% Receive Offers
41% 41
25% 25.424767441860464
41% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
3% 3.0
0%
11% 11.25
74% Graduates seeking full-time employment
12% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • THE BOSTON CONSULTING GROUP 3
  • H&M 2
  • BAIN & COMPANY 2
  • AMAZON 2
  • HILTI 2
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
21% 21
$95,960.00
50K 113K
Finance/Accounting
12% 12
$82,307.00
46K 96K
General Management
31% 31
$117,637.00
51K 215K
Marketing/Sales
24% 24
$94,426.00
51K 126K
Operations/Logistics
7% 7
$71,643.00
65K 80K
Other
5% 5
$76,296.00
47K 106K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
19% 19
$96,317.00
50K 113K
Consumer Products
2% 2
$79,200.00 Data not provided
Financial Services
14% 14
$89,605.00
79K 96K
Manufacturing
12% 12
$131,160.00
46K 215K
Media/Entertainment
2% 2
$79,700.00 Data not provided
Petroleum/Energy
7% 7
$85,183.00
47K 106K
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
5% 5
$100,056.00
86K 115K
Technology
15% 15
$82,901.00
51K 126K
Other
24% 24
$101,478.00
51K 198K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
More than one year, up to three years
14% 14
$90,493.00
50K 198K
More than five years
50% 50
$101,138.00
51K 198K
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Asia
7% 7
$74,623.00
47K 96K
European Free Trade Zone
65% 65
$96,012.00
51K 215K
Non-European Free Trade Zone
14% 14
$112,370.00
46K 198K
Middle East & North Africa
5% 5
$123,915.00
50K 198K
North America
7% 7
$93,301.00
80K 106K
South America
2% 2
$98,076.00 Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
U.S. Northeast
67% 67
$100,353.00 Data not provided
U.S. Mid-Atlantic
33% 33
$79,200.00 Data not provided
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Other Income for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • THE BOSTON CONSULTING GROUP 5
  • DEUTSCHE BANK 3
  • BAIN & COMPANY 3
  • LILLY 3
  • LOUIS VUITTON 3
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus 48
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 89
  • Average intern length in weeks 10
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 92
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$129,282
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $60,404
  • Budget $74,191
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$129,282
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $60,404
  • Budget $74,191
3 Full Tuition Scholarships
$30,342 Average Scholarship Amount 34% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
70% 70
34% 34
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$1,100,000
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • Academic Merit
  • Some Other Criteria
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy Yes
  • Max loan guarantee per year $39,576
  • Average post-graduation debt $29,319
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
45 SDA Bocconi 43 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Case study
30% 30
Team project
20% 20
Lectures
15% 15
Top Areas of Study
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
More Information
Concentrations and Specializations
  • Consulting
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Leadership
  • Manufacturing and Technology Management
  • Marketing
  • Portfolio Management
  • Real Estate
  • Strategy
  • Technology
  • LUXURY AND FASHION, INNOVATION, INVESTMENTS
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Management
  • Marketing
Joint Degree Programs
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must write a complete business plan
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • Students must complete a company-specific project and present results to relevant parties
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 12
  • Distance learning No
Technology Improvements
  • New SAP CRM (Customer Relationship Management) platform complete with Business Objects for Business Intelligence Purposes. Adoption and put in service of IBM Websphere Portal 7 platform for e-learning. Utilization of IBM Connections software for intend social network. Realization of a digital repository for all scientific publications of faculty. Extension and upgraing of the SAP Digital Management Control System. Construction of an Experiential Lab with with advanced technologies for learning. Customer satisfaction platform.

Students: Who are my classmates?

10% Married Students 64% International Students
36% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Student Citizenship
Europe Free Trade Zone
48% 48
Asia
18% 18
Dual Citizen
15% 15
More Information
Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Business Ethics
  • Consulting
  • Social Impact
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • VC/ Private Equity
Active Networking Clubs
  • Women students
  • Other

Alumni: How strong is my network?

4,090 Living MBA Alumni 37 Countries where alumni clubs exist
87 Active alumni clubs
No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months

Employer data includes graduates and current students.