Welcome Days — MSc programs
Useful info, exciting programs, new friends
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Your Bocconi learning experience starts on 23 August 2021 with the welcome and academic activities. Meet faculty, make friends and have fun!
Additional information on how to prepare before getting to Bocconi are available in your yoU@B student diary.
Students who will not be able to join us on campus will have the chance to attend most of the activites online.
Welcome Days: the program
Start your university experience with the right foot and join us for introductory events, courses and activities.
Welcome to Bocconi
Introduction to Bocconi, dedicated to international students
25 August, lunchbreak (at 1:00pm) — Online only
Antonella Carù, Dean, Graduate School
Welcome to all first year MSc students
7 September 6:30pm— Aula Magna via Röntgen 1
Gianmario Verona, Rector
Antonella Carù, Dean, Graduate School
Keynote Speaker tbd
In order to participate to this in-person event, registrations are required, as a fixed number of places will be available. Please note that, a few days before the event, registered students will receive an e-mail with relevant instructions regarding check-in times for this event.
Know your program
Welcome from Directors and Kick-off Meeting
From 6 September (during lecture times)
Meet your Program Director and the related career service consultant and listen to testimonials from your MSc program. Program Directors will introduce faculty members, describe the teaching model, the structure of the specific graduate degree program and will highlight important opportunities dedicated to MSc students.
Your Career Service consultant will provide an overview of the dedicated services and activities and will explain how you can actively plan your career since the beginning of your experience at Bocconi.
Time and classroom will be avaialable in your yoU@B Agenda in the upcoming weeks.
Preparatory courses - from 23 August
This courses consolidate several topics covered during the first year of your degree program and will help you start your Bocconi experience with more self-confidence and stable knowldeges. Timetable and class available in the yoU@B Agenda in the upcoming weeks.
Two areas where you can talk to our current students, clear your doubts and gather useful information.
Welcome Info Point
9:00am - 5:00pm Via Roentgen 1
Pick up your Welcome Kit and get information on university services, student life, campus facilities. You can ask for a campus tour as well.
Non-EU students can also pick up here the permit of stay kit.
23 -30 August (on specific time and dates tbd)
Talk to current students and listen to advice and suggestions from their own experience. Each MSc program has dedicated representatives available at specific time slots and dates available online soon.
Virtual Orientation Pills
The Academic Services, IT Education Center, Language Center and Campus Life office share necessary information to help freshmen start their academic year. These four video pills will be published in the yoU@B and accessible from early August.
Know your campus
Bocconi has a lively campus life: it's time for you to know more about our students associations and extracurricular activities.
30 August - 24 September
- Campus Life and Bocconi Sport team corner (Outside tents)
A dedicated booth to discover cultural and sports activities, students dedicated spaces within the University and the New Bocconi Sport Center.
- Students associations activities
The Bocconi student associations welcome new students and present their activities
Campus Life and Associations on Display opening event with Catherine De Vries, Dean for Diversity and Inclusion
13 - 24 September
- Associations on display (9AM- 5PM)
Students Associations present their activities
- Bocconi Sport Team Activities
Bocconi Sport Team presents the competitive, university and amateur level activities of its teams, as well as “Intramural” tournaments. Bocconi Sport Team selects new players and organizes guided tour of the new Bocconi Sport Center.