Tuition Fees

At SDA Bocconi, we have a mandatory attendance policy that is in place for the entire program. The intensive nature of our twelve-month program makes it impossible to engage in professional activities during the MFB that provide financial support.

The total fee for MFB 2018 is € 31,000.
First Installment € 9,000 on acceptance of admission offer
Second Installment € 8,000 no later than 28 February 2018
Third Installment € 7,000 no later than 30 April 2018
Fourth Installment € 7,000 no later than 29 June 2018

Tuition fees include:

  • Internal teaching materials used during the Program;
  • Visits to companies and institutions;
  • Courses in Italian language, with the possibility of attaining the CILS qualification of Italian language proficiency (CILS not included). 
  • Access to the Bocconi University Library and on-line database.

Pre Courses
For students required or opting to attend the pre-courses, the fee is € 1,400

Scholarships and Tuition Waivers

Each year, a number of scholarships and tuition waivers are offered by SDA Bocconi School of Management: these are are awarded on the basis of merit to candidates with an outstanding profile. Admission to the Program is independent of the awarding of any scholarship or tuition waiver.

SDA Bocconi School of Management offers 2 merit-based tuition waivers up to 50% of the Tuition Fee to 2018 MFB candidates with outstanding profiles.

Applications are evaluated according to the following criteria:

  • Analysis of the requirements indicated in the specific notice of competition
  • Analysis of academic and professional record
  • Results of the MFB selection process

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Tuition Waiver Application Form



International Candidates


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Excellence Candidates


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Inps Scholarships for Italian Civil Servants - 2017

MFB  has been accredited  by INPS "Gestione dipendenti pubblici" and 3 scholarships will be made available to eligible candidates. Are you an eligible candidate? Yes, if you meet all the requirements, successfully pass the MFB admissions process, and your parents are/were civil servants in the Italian Public Administration.
If this opportunity applies to you, do get in touch with us.
For further details (information is availbale only in Italian), click here.

Scholarship Program “Bolashak” -  2018

Documents submission period to Bolashak CIP in 2018 will be available later in 2018. For more information please refer to the Bolashak Program official website.

Bolashak (meaning Future in Kazakh language) scholarships were initiated by the President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, to support the most talented Kazakhs in pursuing higher education at leading universities around the world. Every year the Kazakh Government selects between 1000 and 1500 Bolashak scholarship recipients for postgraduate programs (MSc, MA and PhD) on a competitive basis.

Bocconi University and SDA Bocconi School of Management are among top 200 institutions eligible to receive Bolashak scholars from Kazakhstan to study MFB program. The scholarship is awarded on a competitive basis and upon enrollment to the MFB program. Bolashak scholarship covers tuition fees, book allowances, and living, travel and visa expenses and provides a monthly allowance of USD 2,000 per student.

Please refer to the new list of the eligible international universities approved by the Ministry of Education of Kazakhstan, recommended for higher education, language courses provided for the winners of the scholarship and awarding of the international Bolashak scholarship for 2017; preferred specialization areas to obtain higher education under the international Bolashak scholarship scheme in 2017 are listed here.

Documents submission period to Bolashak CIP in 2018 will be available later in 2018. For more information and for 2018 application dates to the Bolashak international scholarship, please refer to the Bolashak Program official website

Please note that all interested candidates will be required to submit the application for the MFB Program by the indicated deadline as well as apply to the Bolashak Program. 
For the Bolashak Scholarship Program selection criteria, timeline and more information please refer to the Bolashak Program official website

Loans and Funding

For candidates

The School assists candidates with their search for funding by supplying the necessary documentation and encouraging them to explore all scholarship and loan possibilities. SDA Bocconi provides opportunities for low-interest loans to admitted students, thanks to agreements with partner banks.
Furthermore, the University provides international students with information about possible sources for financing in several countries.