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How to Apply to SDA BOCCONI

How to Apply to SDA Bocconi Full-Time MBA Program

SDA Bocconi is a leading business school located in Milan, Italy. The school offers a one-year MBA program that is designed to prepare students for global leadership.

Application Requirements

In order to apply to the SDA Bocconi Full-Time MBA program, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university
  • Minimum of three years of professional experience
  • Strong academic record
  • Demonstrated leadership potential

Application Process

The application process for the SDA Bocconi Full-Time MBA program is competitive. Applicants must submit the following materials:

  • Resume
  • Short answer questions
  • Video pre-interview
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Test scores (GMAT, GRE)
  • Interview


Your resume should highlight your academic, professional, and extracurricular achievements. Be sure to include all relevant information, such as your education, work experience, publications, awards, and honors.

Short Answer Questions

You will be asked to answer a few short answer questions about your background, goals, and why you are interested in the SDA Bocconi Full-Time MBA program.

Video Pre-Interview

You will be invited to record a short video introducing yourself and answering a few questions about your application.

Letters of Recommendation

You must submit two letters of recommendation from individuals who can speak to your academic and professional achievements. Your recommenders should be people who know you well and can provide meaningful insights into your character and potential.


You must submit official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions you have attended. Your transcripts should be in English or translated into English by a qualified translator.

Test Scores

You must submit your GMAT or GRE scores.


You will be invited to participate in a one-on-one interview with an admissions officer. The interview is an opportunity for you to learn more about the SDA Bocconi Full-Time MBA program and for the admissions officer to get to know you better.

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Videos: Info, Application tips

We share several links on different tips for applying to SDA Bocconi The first link talks about Bocconi MBA Admissions.

The second link talks about MBA Spotlight. Also taking care of prospective candidates for the MBA, Executive MBAs, and Specialized Masters. Key Education offers information and tools to help students apply to the best international universities and educational centers.

The third link talks about Explore the Bocconi Campus. In addition, it discusses the following topics: Introduction, Ronken Building, Velodrome Building, Leone Building and New Campus.

The fourth link talks about Applying to Universita Bocconi in 2023. In addition, it discusses the following topics: Format, Do I need to speak Italian, The international Outlook, Alumini Network, What can you study, Bachelor programs, Lengh of the program, International Politics, Applying to Bocconi, Application, Personal Statement, The Early Session, Winter Session, The Bocconi Test, How Does the Bocconi test work, Cover Letter and the CV, Unconditional offers, Entry Requeriments, Sat Scores, Gap years and deferred entry, make your own competition, Bocconi is competitive, Money and Merit Scholarship and Top Candidates in the admission rankings.

The fifth link is about MBA Program & Admissions Interview with Francesca Roveda. In addition, it discusses the following topics: Introducing Francesca Roveda, Program Highlights, Admissions, Financing & Scholarships and Careers.

The sixth link is about Admission Proccess & Scholarships (with Managing Director & IMB Student)

SDA Bocconi Letter of Recommendations

Letters of recommendation are an important part of the SDA Bocconi MBA application process. They should come from people who can speak to your academic and professional achievements, and who can provide an insightful evaluation of your qualifications for the program.

To make the most out of your letters of recommendation, it is important to:

  • Start early and give your recommenders plenty of time to write.
  • Provide them with additional materials such as a resume and a list of your experiences.
  • Stay in contact with your recommenders throughout the process.
  • Provide clear instructions for the letter.
  • Give them an idea of what kind of position you are applying for.
  • Thank them for their efforts.

SDA Bocconi offers a top-tier management education that combines global partnerships, diverse faculty, and a commitment to academic excellence. The program focuses on practical learning, personal growth, and global perspectives, which creates a dynamic and enriching atmosphere for students. SDA Bocconi motivates students to delve deeper into their interests and develop personally and professionally. By joining the SDA Bocconi community, students become part of a global network of experienced and accomplished professionals who are shaping the future of business leadership.

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Admissions events in your area

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