Tuition Fees

The total fee is € 27.000 to be paid in four instalments:
First Installment € 7,000 upon acceptance of your admission to the Master Program
Second Installment € 7,000 by 31 October 2019
Third Installment € 6,500 by 31 January 2020
Fourth Installment € 6,500 by 30April 2020

The fees include:

  • teaching materials
  • access to the School's database and facilities
  • courses in Italian language, with the possibility of attaining the CILS qualification of Italian language proficiency

Participants must provide their own laptop.

Personal Expenses

Personal expenses will vary significantly depending on each individual's lifestyle. In general, the cost of living in Milano is comparable to that of other major European cities. We provide you with a forecast of monthly expenses as experienced by the MAMA students in recent years:

Housing € 600 - 900
Meals € 450
Transports € 100
Misc. Expenses € 350
Total € 1.500 - 1.800

The Program may involve company presentations and visits to Italian cultural institutions. Those extracurricular activities (held in the period October- May) will be day trips from Milan: transportation costs are to be covered by students.

Scholarships and Tuition Waivers

Scholarships & Tuition Waivers for the 2019-2020 MAMA  will be available soon

SDA Bocconi School of Management made available 2 partial merit-based tuition waivers up to 25% of the Tuition Fee to 2018-19 MAMA candidates with outstanding profile.

Applications were 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 MAMA selection process.

Admission to the MAMA Program is independent of the award of any scholarship or tuition waiver.

Candidates can apply to the scholarship/tuition waivers even though their selection process is still in progress.

The tuition waivers will be awarded during the selection process and no later than the starting date of the 2018-19 MAMA Program.

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Jean Monnet Scholarship Programme

MAMA is one of the SDA Bocconi Master's programs listed among the eligible programs of the Jean Monnet EU scholarship scheme (JM). The JM scholarship is awarded to Turkish citizens willing to join EU universities (1-year full-time Master programs taught in English). Once the candidate is admitted to MAMA, they may apply to JM scholarship directly within the deadline indicated in the JM website, where all scholarship criteria and application instructions are also provided.
More information is also available in the JM's Hosting Institution Catalogue.

Inps Scholarships for Italian Civil Servants

In 2017-2018, MAMA has been accredited by INPS "Gestione dipendenti pubblici".
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 MAMA program. The scholarship is awarded on a competitive basis and upon enrollment to the MAMA 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 MAMA 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

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. For further information, please visit the Università Bocconi website: