Universit Commerciale Luigi Bocconi

International Economics and Management, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
  • Tuition Fee
    12186 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    12186 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
  • English


With this BSc in International Economics and Management you will master management tools typical of companies with a significant international dimension and operating in different and increasingly integrated economic systems. 

Content is tailored to give you a strong preparation in the field of international economics and business and a distinctive international perspective.

At Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi you will learn to understand and analyze the dynamics of globalization of cultures and operations and the relationships among countries at the European and extra-European levels. 

Through a comparative approach, you will study how cultural differences can influence these dynamics, and how institutions, firms and the financial system as a whole operate in the global context.

Career Opportunities

Generally, most International Economics and Management graduates continue their education at the graduate level; graduates may also have direct access to the labor market. 

Opportunities include: junior positions in various business functions (programming and control, administration and finance, marketing and sales, purchasing, organization, etc.) in companies/institutions where global and international areas are of major significance.

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
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Year 1

  • Management
  • Economics (micro and macro)
  • Math
  • Legal methods (basics)
  • First foreign language
  • Computer science
Year 2
  • Accounting and finance
  • Economic history
  • Statistics
  • International economics
  • European economic policy
  • Second foreign language
  • Soft skills seminar
Year 3
  • Business strategy
  • European law
  • Courses on business functions (marketing, organization, technology, etc)
  • Exchange program
  • Internship
  • Final report
For more information, please check the programme website.

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    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):


    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:


    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.


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.