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Master of Science Programs a.y. 2019/20


For China MIM, with regard to English proficiency, all the different types of candidates should refer to the requirements/deadlines (by and no later than the enrollment period) set for admission into MSc degrees taught in English in Bocconi.

In case of admission for CEMS and ESSEC DD, the valid English language certificate must be provided by the 26th of July 2019.

Please note that for CEMS MIM:

  1. all the candidates must be fluent in two foreign languages on top of their mother tongue/s. Please consider that knowledge of a second language(other than English/ mother tongue) will be not required as compulsory during the application period, but it will positively evaluated for selection purposes;
  2. for non- English natives, English must be the 1st foreign language, proved by one of the certificates listed below.

We invite candidates to read carefully the Language Graduation Requirements, the Language possible combinations and the Language assessment at this webpage.

See the Table below for the list of certifications accepted for the SPECIAL PROGRAMS CEMS and ESSEC-Bocconi DD Program

English certificate Test administrator Minimum score required
Minimum score required
Test of English as a foreign language - internet based test
(ETS) Educational Testing Service 100/120 100/120
Academic International English Language Testing System
Cambridge English Language Assessment 7/9 7/9
Certificate in Advanced English
Cambridge English Language Assessment B B
BEC Higher
Business English Certificate Higher
Cambridge English Language Assessment B B
Certificate of Proficiency in English
Cambridge English Language Assessment C C
Bachelor diploma
entirely taught in English
// accepted if issued in an English speaking Country  or by a CEMS institution or in an EQUIS/AACSB accredited institution accepted

Specific language requirements for University of Sydney Business School

Students doing a term abroad at the University of Sydney Business School may have to present a valid IELTS, CAE or TOEFL exam when applying for a visa. Please consult here the MIM fact sheet of the school

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