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SDA Bocconi and Milan

Based in Milan, Italy, SDA Bocconi School of Management is the graduate business school of Bocconi University and is considered one of the most prestigious business schools in the world.

SDA Bocconi School of Management

The leading school of management in Italy and the only Italian school featured in the most important global rankings*, SDA Bocconi has established itself as a European leader in management education. The school continues to build on its commitment to attract international talent and on its status as a world-renowned centre for innovative knowledge and skills. It is one of the few schools to have gained accreditation by three leading associations: AACSB (the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System) and AMBA (the Association of MBAs).

SDA Bocconi School of Management is part of Bocconi University, a research university of international standing in business, economics and law, as well as one of Europe’s oldest and most prestigious business education institutions.

* Financial Times, Bloomberg Businessweek, The Economist, Forbes

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Milan: a Gateway to Europe

SDA Bocconi is located in the heart of Milan, Italy’s entrepreneurial, industrial and financial center. Synonymous with style, taste and the art of living, Milan offers a wealth of global connections and opportunities. Studying at SDA Bocconi in Milan means experiencing a stimulating environment in Italy’s hub of culture and innovation, a vibrant capital of fashion and design, arts, media and entertainment, tourism, food, healthcare, and services.

Milan and its surrounding region:

  • Are situated at the centre of an area of about 10 million inhabitants
  • Produce 10 per cent of Italy’s GDP
  • Boast a per-capita revenue almost twice the domestic one and an unemployment level as low as half of Italy’s as a whole
  • Register 40 per cent of the country’s new innovation patents
  • Sell millions of tickets yearly for art, music and films
  • House 650 fashion showrooms, on par with Paris and New York


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