SDA Bocconi School of Management

SDA Bocconi School of Management

SDA Bocconi School of Management has been a leading institution in management training for over 45 years. The School’s mission is to help individuals, companies and institutions grow by promoting managerial culture, knowledge and innovation.SDA Bocconi is among the leading Business Schools in Europe and is among the few to have gained the triple accreditation - EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB.

Top reasons to study here

  • SDA Bocconi is the top School of Management in Italy and one of the highest-ranking worldwide.
  • SDA Bocconi is based in Milano, Italy’s hub of fashion and design, culture and innovation, finance and startups
  • 114,000 + alumni in 110+ countries: the Bocconi and SDA Bocconi alumni network is a an invaluable asset that can actively support you.



Founded in 1971, SDA Bocconi School of Management is a pioneer in business education in Italy, having on one side Bocconi’s academic excellence, tradition, and research centres, on the other, through its faculty and programs, a practical, business and market-oriented approach. 


Designed for your world: this is the mission that has always directed the SDA Bocconi School of Management to help individuals, companies and institutions grow by promoting managerial culture, knowledge and innovation. MBA and Executive MBA Programs, Executive and Specialized Masters, Executive Programs, Custom Programs, Applied Research, Research Labs and Knowledge Centers all contribute to this - a wide offering aimed at professionals from all over the world and from all sectors of the economy.


  • SDA Bocconi invests a lot of energy and resources in custom research, to develop useful projects and provide practical solutions, starting from clients’ specific needs and objectives. For companies or institutions, SDA Bocconi becomes a scientific partner, delving deep into the subject matter to extract, evaluate and organize extensive information, upon which training can then be designed together.
  • The SDA Bocconi Labs, Monitor and Research Centers are established structures capable of producing internationally relevant knowledge on innovative and strategic topics for companies and institutions. 


  • Career Service is a dedicated team of international professionals with background in consulting, headhunting, human resources, education, learning and development, with a common passion to promote MBA & Master students' personal and professional development, providing MBA recruiters with the support to find the right talent for their business needs and liaising students with a wide range of national and international companies.
  • Full-Time MBA students have full access to Career Service, which organizes one-to-one career advising and coaching, workshops, corporate presentations, company days, CV book and job postings. Career management and recruiting activities allow participants 

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Student services

MBA Student Relations and MBA & Master Offices support and orient our MBA &Master students, take care of their academic needs, organize their extra-curricular activities etc. 

Housing services

Milano is a global crossroads of culture, management, design, and architecture. Today, we have one more reason to support this definition: the new Bocconi Campus. This urban space will become a real meeting point of fine achievements: research and education from Bocconi – both the University and the SDA Bocconi School of Management – and avant-garde architecture from the Japanese Kazuyo Sejima + Ryue Nishizawa and their studio SANAA.

Library services

  • The Bocconi Library supports the educational and research mission of the University with up-to-date multidisciplinary collections, quality services as well as one-to-one assistance in selecting appropriate information and documents.
  • The value and completeness of its collections make the Library a landmark institution for the economic academic community in Italy.

ICT services

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Medical services


Student Life

Campus life

SDA Bocconi’s campus buildings are in the center of Milano. In addition to being the business and financial capital of Italy, Milano is also ideally located in the heart of Europe. Thanks to this strategic position, SDA Bocconi has been able to build a large network of international contacts and benefits from the city being a world-renowned center for culture, fashion and design.

Sports facilities

One tower, four buildings, a sports center, and a large park. These are the new structures being created on an area of over 50 thousand square meters. The first building already houses students; and the other buildings are nearing completion. Everything is characterized by the harmony of curved lines and large glass surfaces as well as high-tech infrastructure.

Student clubs

  • SDA Bocconi Club Activities

As practical laboratories for new ideas and networking opportunities, SDA Bocconi MBA & Master clubs also represent a way of putting managerial skills to the test. Club events cover a wide range of initiatives: from charity to sports and business competitions. The clubs are also an important crossroads where students work with alumni, teachers, and the business world around areas of common interest.

  • SDA Bocconi MBA & Master Clubs
Entrepreneurship, Ethica, Finance, Healthcare, Industry & Operations, Luxury Arts, Mgmt & Consulting, Tech & Marketing, Running, Sailing, Ski.



Student Reviews

Inspirational Learning
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

SDA Bocconi is one of the prestigious business school globally, all the faculty is experienced in their respective fields and had a unique teaching approach. Overall my experience here is very enriching and joyful.

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Very expensive, but well-known

Practice and theory can walk togheter
Gerardo Elmini rated 5 out of 5 stars

The best occasion to connect theory and practice. It allows to understand the methods and tecniques that the modern business professionals are using to change the classi view of management.


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