Economics, Management and Computer Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    12186 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    12186 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
  • English
    Language
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The Universit Commerciale Luigi Bocconi's Bachelor of Science in Economics, Management and Computer Science is a unique program, at the cutting edge of todays digital revolution that, among the first bachelor programs internationally, aims to train the newgeneration of digital talents, a generation in which thecombination of quantitative skills and rigorous thinkingis essential for success.

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This Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi's BSc is a unique program, at the cutting edge of todays digital revolution that, among the first bachelor programs internationally, aims to train the new generation of digital talents, a generation in which the combination of quantitative skills and rigorous thinking is essential for success.

New technologies and social media are revolutionizing the economy. Artificial intelligence and Big Data are changing decision and policy making and creating new business opportunities. New professional roles are steadily emerging. The EU Coalition for digital jobs suggests 825,000 jobs in the digital economy by 2020 in the sole Europe. Responding to the challenge requires talents that combine quantitative and computer science skills, with the rigorous thinking of the economic and management sciences.

This Economics, Management and Computer Science program addresses young talents who wish to play a leading role in the data driven era. The overall objective is to comprehend and enable decision makers in firms and institutions to grasp the strategic implications of quantitative information for economic, managerial and financial decisions. It provides a solid grounding in quantitative disciplines (mathematics, statistics and informatics), combined with the teaching of economics, management and law, to acquire, organize and process data.

You will be able to personalize your study plan by choosing electives in your preferred subjects, by spending a semester abroad in one of the several prestigious partner universities of Bocconi, and by part taking into seminars with partner companies that will provide insight from the real world. 

Career Opportunities

After the Bachelor of Science in Economics, Management and Computer Science, most students continue their studies with an MSc program. This BSc may be, therefore, the most appropriate choice for students who wish to continue their studies in Italy or abroad with a graduate program focused on business analytics, data science, technology, innovation.

Students who have completed their undergraduate studies can also access the job market directly, in which case their typical professional profile is data analyst in junior positions involving the collection and processing of data and the prompt delivery of relevant information needed for decision-making in:

  • companies (various staff units, e.g. marketing, planning, etc.), in support of market analysis, planning activities strategic choices; 
  • research departments of public and private institutions or consultancies, analyzing and studying various aspects of the economic system and of the market;
  • financial institutions, analyzing and managing financial data.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Application sessions
    • Winter session:October 10, 2017 - January 18, 2018
    • Spring session:February 22, 2018 - March 27, 2018
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Year 1
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Computer science
  • Microeconomics
  • Management
  • Accounting
  • IT law
Year 2
            • Applied and advanced math
            • Econometrics
            • Macroeconomics
            • Computer programming
            • Machine Learning
            • Finance
            Year 3
            • Big data and databases
            • Marketing analytics
            • Computational economics
            • Game theory
            • IT management
            • electives
            For more information, please check the programme website.

            English Language Requirements

            You only need to take one of these language tests:

            • Minimum required score:

              6

              The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

            • Minimum required score (Grade B):

              193

              The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

              Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

            • Minimum required score:

              100

              The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

            Academic Requirements

            International applicants profiles are evaluated on the following criteria:

            • performance in theselection test;
            • third to last and second to last yearGPAand secondary school curriculum;
            • language certificates(not compulsory for the participation to the selection process);
            • CV/Resume and personal statement of motivation.

            Tuition Fee

            • International

              12186 EUR/year
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 12186 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
            • EU/EEA

              12186 EUR/year
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 12186 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.

            Living costs for Milano

            850 - 1,450 EUR/month
            Living Costs

            The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

            Funding

            Bocconi University is committed to making a higher education available to all talented students: we welcome motivated and bright students, regardless of their families financial situation. For years Bocconi has undertaken an investment policy to support deserving students through an expanding financial aid system based on both merit and need. Thanks to agreements made with the top Italian banks, our students also have access to a variety of student loan options.

            To facilitate student applications and to allow families to evaluate the actual financial commitment needed to attend Bocconi before enrollment,the admissions application and financial aid applications have the same deadlines.

            StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.