Bocconi International Award Graduate
|Bocconi International Award Graduate - Key Information |
|Tuition and fees||50% waiver|
Bocconi University is committed to making our superior level of higher education available to outstanding students. For the provision of these Awards, Bocconi University commits its own resources and generous donations from private donors, Alumni, individuals and foundations. Awards provide recipients with valuable financial support, ensuring students can enjoy the benefits of a top-quality academic experience regardless of their financial situation. Bocconi International Awards will be made available to first-year Graduate applicants for the 2021-2022 academic year based on their academic standing.
The International Award includes a 50% tuition waiver, worth approximately € 6,000 per year.
1. Eligible students
Academic profiles considered to be amongst the top applicants in the "International" sessions will be considered for an International Award based on the admission's application submitted to Bocconi University. A separate application will not be required. The Bocconi International Award evaluation will primarily be based on the candidate’s academic achievement. In addition to academic achievement, the complete dossier provided to the Admissions office will be evaluated. The Selection of awardees will be carried out by a Committee, nominated by the Rector, including the Dean of the Graduate School and the Dean for International Affairs, whose decisions about numbers, amounts and recipients is final and unquestionable. The number of awards to applicants will not be equally divided amongst the different rounds. The majority of awards will be allocated in the first relevant rounds: the final percentage of awarding for each round is at the discretion of the Committee.
The assignment of an award will be communicated to awarded students together with admission results.
Awarded students will need to follow the procedure indicated in the email they will receive by the Fees, Funding and Housing Office soon after the publication of admission results and therefore complete the online scholarship acceptance procedure by the enrollment deadline.
As previously mentioned, the Bocconi International Award is also supported by donor companies, Alumni, individuals and foundations who sometimes wish to identify a single deserving student and convert (generally by the end of September 2021) the Bocconi International Award in a named scholarship. In order to facilitate possible contacts with the donors, awarded students will be required to upload an updated version of their curriculum vitae, that might be shared with the Fundraising Office, in the dedicated upload space of the application.
A renewal application is not required. The International Award will be automatically renewed for the second year (AY 2022-2023) provided the awardee earns at least 50 credits as of 10 August 2022.
Any changes in the number of credits, which may derive from exceptional measures, will be communicated through the publication on the website.
Please note that the International Award can be renewed for the entire legal duration of the regular course of study. The International Award cannot be renewed for fuori corso year/s.
The renewal of the award is also subject to the payment of tuition and fees at Bocconi. For this reason, students enrolled in a Double/Joint Degree that, based on agreements between participating universities, offers a full tuition waiver at Bocconi and/or scholarships that cover tuition and fees to be paid to the partnered university will not be allowed to renew the award for the academic year in which they are exempted from the payment of tuition and fees at Bocconi University.
Please note that bonus credits ARE NOT applicable to the Bocconi International Award.
If the merit requirements are not met, the International Award will not be renewed. Once the Award is not renewed, it cannot be restored.
Students whose award is not renewed must settle all tuition and fees payments with the Fees, Funding and Housing Office.
Students will automatically lose the award if:
- verifications carried out by the Fees, Funding and Housing Office reveal false declarations made by the student for the assignment of the award: the revocation shall take effect starting from the moment in which the illicit behavior took place and shall entail the full payment of due tuition and fees starting from the academic year in which the student benefited from the waiver following false declarations (articles 71 and 75 of Italian D.P.R. 445/2000);
- they receive disciplinary sanctions imposed by Bocconi University: disciplinary sanctions imposed by Bocconi University will result in a revocation of the benefit starting from the day the disciplinary sanction is imposed. Students whose award is revoked will be required to pay in full any tuition and fees installments that may still be due at the date of the revocation, according to the official deadlines defined by the Fees, Funding and Housing Office.