• Sophomore, Junior, Senior
• 3.0 cumulative GPA; 3.0 cumulative GPA in Economics coursework
• Students must have completed both Economics 301 (or 311) and Economics 302 (or 312) in order to be eligible. Preference given to Economics majors.
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students.


Economics, finance, and social science

Classroom Language



Student residences

Program Duration

Academic Year: Early September to end of May 
Fall: Early September to mid-December
Spring: Late January to end of May

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Spring 2014-15  10/3/2014
Fall 2015-16  2/27/2015
Year 2015-16  2/27/2015

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

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Italy, Milan
Bocconi University Exchange

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Milan, known as Italy’s bustling business and finance city, is home to Università Bocconi, a research university of international standing in business, economics, and law. It’s also considered a leading university in Italy. Founded in 1902, Bocconi was the first Italian university to grant a degree in economics. Spend your semester or year at Bocconi, which for over a century, has played a leading role in Italy’s social and economic modernization. 

The University of Bocconi exchange program offers access to world-class academics in Economics. Bocconi's modern urban campus lies in the heart of Milan. It is a private university with a student population of 14,000. Courses are taught in English or Italian and include subjects such as management, statistics, business law, and economics. Your courses will offer up-to-date, quality content and are enriched with seminars and workshops involving members of the Italian and international business community. 

Located in northern Italy, Milan provides easy access to the rest of Europe and the Alps. Milan is also home to the world-famous Stadio Giuseppe Meazza (San Siro Stadium) where Milan's two main soccer teams play.

Not sure where Milan is? See it on a map here.