Bocconi - Yale University
Bocconi - University of Minnesota
As part of its emphasis on strengthening international relations, Bocconi has been adding top institutions in Economics and Social Sciences to its network of international partner schools.
Bocconi's latest agreements of cooperation are with Yale University and University of Minnesota.
With this unique, challenging Program, up to four DES/ESS students will have the opportunity to spend the entire 2nd year at one of these prestigious institutions, attending their Ph.D. program in Economics.
The selected students will spend abroad the first (Aug-Dec 2013) and the second (Jan-May 2014) semester.
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The students will be required to follow this study plan (pdf, 479Kb) to accomplish the program outlines.
Applicants should submit:
Application period: from January 14 to February 20, 2013 at Punto Blu.
Applicants are invited to hand in their dossier at:
Study Abroad Office - Markets and External Affairs, Piazza Sraffa 11, 3rd Floor - room 304 or room 309.
For information on the Program:
Sara Della Torre (02-5836-2144, firstname.lastname@example.org)
Elena Bernasconi (02-5836-3494, email@example.com)
For further details see the slideshow.
An "individual motivational interview" may be part of the official selection process (at the Selection Committee discretion). The Selection Committee might include the Program Director/Academic Director/Dean for International Affairs/Relevant Professors/Staff from the International Relations Office.
In case a candidate is not considered suitable for the Program he/she will not be selected, regardless of the academic performance, the positioning in the applicants ranking and the number of available slots.
After the interviews (held at the end of February), a short-list of candidates will be proposed by Bocconi to Yale or Minnesota, which will make the final selection.
Compatibility with the Double Degree and the Exchange Program:
Students can apply for the both the Ph.D. Program and the Double Degree Program.
Students who do not pass the selection can also apply for the regular Exchange Program 2013-14.