Academic year 2023-24
Admission requirements

Admission to the Master's degree programme in BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, LAW AND CORPORATE GOVERNANCE is open to candidates holding a Bachelor's degree in one of the classes listed below, or in one of the corresponding classes pursuant to Ministerial Decree 509/99.
Upcoming graduates in the same classes may also be admitted conditionally, provided that they have already obtained 160 credits at the time of enrolment. Should this be the case, their enrolment will become effective only if they earn their Bachelor's degree within the first graduation session available after the regular enrolment window.
a) Bachelor's degree in one of the following classes: L-18; L-33; L-14 pursuant to Ministerial Decree 270/2004 (or equivalent classes according to applicable rules, i.e. classes 17, 28 and 2 respectively, pursuant to Ministerial Decree 509/99).
b) Other qualification equivalent to those set out in point a), obtained abroad and recognised as suitable.
Minimum curricular requirements:
a) Holding a Bachelor's or Master's degree in one of the classes mentioned above or equivalent qualification recognised as suitable.
b) Having earned the following university credits (CFU) before accessing this programme, also by enrolling in single courses and passing the corresponding exam:
b.1) 24 CFU in the scientific-disciplinary sector (SSD): SECS-P/07;
b.2) at least 15 CFU in one or more of the following SSD: SECS-P/08, SECS-P/09, SECS-P/10, SECSP/11;
b.3) at least 6 CFU in SSD IUS/01;
b.4) at least 6 CFU in SSD IUS/04;

c) Proficiency in English at a B1 level or higher under the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) is required for admission.
The B1-level requirement will be ascertained by the University Language Centre (SLAM) upon admission as follows:
- Language certificate at or above B1, obtained no more than three years earlier. For the list of language certificates recognized by the University please review: The certificate must be uploaded when submitting the online application;
- English level achieved during a University of Milan degree programme and certified by the University Language Centre (SLAM) no more than four years before the date of admission application. In this case the process is automatic, the applicant does not have to attach any certificates to the application;
- Placement test administrated by the University Language Centre (SLAM) according to the calendar published on the website:
All those who fail to submit a valid certificate or do not meet the required proficiency level will be instructed during the admission procedure to take the placement test.
Applicants who do not take or pass the placement test will be required to obtain a language proficiency certificate recognized by the University (see: and deliver it to the SLAM via the InformaStudenti service by the deadline fixed for the master's programme (
Applicants who do not meet the requirement by said deadline will not be admitted to the master's degree programme and may not sit any further tests.

Candidates are assessed through an entrance exam, which is a written test consisting of 30 multiple-choice questions. The test is considered passed if at least 18 answers are correct.
Questions are aimed at assessing the candidates' background knowledge in the scientific disciplinary sectors (SSD) SECS-P/07, SECS-P/08, SECS-P/09, SECS-P/10, SECSP/11; IUS/01; IUS/04.
Admission is not capped.
Applications for transfer to this programme from other equivalent or similar degree programmes and the award of transfer credits will be assessed by the Academic Board.

Non-EU students residing outside of the European Union may apply for admission from 6 March 2023 to 31 May 2023.
Call and deadlines


Application for admission: from 26/04/2023 to 25/08/2023

Application for matriculation: from 11/09/2023 to 15/01/2024

Attachments and documents

Admission notice

Ranking List

Further information

For students enrolled on bachelor’s, master’s and single cycle degree programmes are divided into two instalments of different amounts and with different payment deadlines:

  • the first, corresponding to the minimum amount, is the same for all students 
  • the second - technically referred to as an ‘all-inclusive fee’-  that is variable.

The University provides:

  • no tax area for students on track with exams and not on track with exams for one year with ISEE certification until 20.000 €.
  • Fees exemption on account of merit, income or disability, or if they meet other specific requirements;
  • Concessions for students meeting high merit requirements;
  • Diversified tuition fees according to the student's home country for international students with assets/income abroad;
Scholarships and benefits

The University also provides:

  • Part-time study 
  • Financial aid, refectory service, accommodation,
  • Awards and scholarships