** Applications must be submitted by 10:00 pm. Study Abroad applicants should note that the deadline indicated here is for Hopkins only; external programs may have earlier deadlines.
On-Campus (not guaranteed)
Language of Instruction:
Areas of Study:
Business & Econ, IS, Politics & History
Transfer credit (grades do not appear on Hopkins transcript)
Jenny Quijano Sax
Hopkins Application Fee:
Università Bocconi, founded in 1902 to help advance social and economic progress across Europe and beyond, was the first Italian university to grant a degree in economics. It has since been ranked among the ten best institutions in Europe for economics, management, and finance.
Hopkins Semester/Year Milan Universita Commerciale Luigi Bocconi
For a century, Bocconi has played a leading role in Italy’s social and economic modernization. It has remained true to its founding values of being a major research university, with democratic values and open to the world, as well as financially and politically independent. Bocconi keeps its offerings in step with an ever-changing society with programs and opportunities in growing fields.
Study Abroad students enroll in 30 ECTS (15 credits) per semester, which typically consists of 5 classes.
Students can select from coursework in Italian and/or English. Students with at least 4 semesters of college-level Italian will have a wider variety of courses from which to choose.
Students will need to have courses pre-approved for major/minor credits and earn the equivalent of a C or better in order to transfer credits back to Hopkins. Grades will not appear on the JHU transcript or factor into the GPA.
There is a multi-step application process for this program.
(1) Students must complete the Hopkins application by clicking the green "Apply Now" button at the top/bottom of this page
(2) JHU will review this application and nominate qualified candidates to the university for participation on the program
(3) Nominated students will need to complete the program application. Instructions will be provided by the Study Abroad Advisor