Bocconi University


Bocconi in a snapshot
Founded in 1902, Università Bocconi was the first University in Italy to offer degrees in business and economics.
Today, Bocconi is a research university of international standing in business, economics, and law. Its research projects are funded by national and supranational institutions.
Università Bocconi consists of an Undergraduate School, a Graduate School, a School of Law and a PhD School.

Main features

  • offers a thorough education in the field of economics
  • provides broad skills and solid foundation grounded on quantitative methods
  • capabilities appreciated both by the job market and by PhD recruiters
  • students spend their first year in Italy and the second in Belgium.

JD UCL UNamur Bocconi

Specific program regulations 


Erika Pini

I am curious by nature and I firmly believe in the importance of travelling and undertaking as many learning experiences as possible. Therefore, when I was selected for the Bocconi-UCL/UNamur...

Julian Boulanger

The Bocconi/UCLouvain Joint Degree is a remarkably designed programme, bringing the best of each institution to students, allowing them to be thoroughly trained in both technical skills and...

Paulina Pojakova 

My name is Paulina and I was admitted to the joint degree program between UCL and Universita Bocconi following bachelor studies in my home country, Slovakia. It was for me a very interesting...

Chiara Farronato

I chose the Joint Degree program Bocconi-Université catholique de Louvain as any other international experience before: I wanted to travel, learn new languages and meet new people. But the...

Pietro Biroli

I was part of the first cohort of students that began the Joint Degree Program between Bocconi and Louvain-La-Neuve. Although this fact had some drawbacks, especially from the bureaucratic...