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  2. Best Schools In Europe

    I'm applying to go to university in 2015 and I have been searching for good colleges in Europe (Im from Europe) My criteria is as follows: Decent reputation Not impossible to get into In a good city Good teaching Must have 3 year degree in finance, o ...

    59 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 5 2017 - 12:03pm -

  3. Which MSc Finance to choose? RSM, ESADE, Bocconi, SSE

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    51 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 15 2015 - 11:38am -

  4. Bocconi University

    Hey! I know this is a long shot, but I'm just wondering if anyone is familiar with the MSc in International management program at Bocconi? I really want to pursue a postgraduate degree in Europe and Bocconi is undoubtedly one of the best schools. I&# ...

    49 comments - 1 silver bananas - Oct 10 2016 - 4:46pm -

  5. RSM or Bocconi (BSc) for IB?

    Hi everyone What is the better way to get into IB in London between:-The BSc in international business administration at RSM-The BSc in international management economics and finance at Bocconi (taught in english) I heard that Bocconi was more famous in L ...

    45 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 3 2017 - 8:14am -

  6. LSE vs BOCCONI

    Hey guys, I am a 17 year old italian student and was currently admitted to Bocconis Bacherlor course "International Managment, Finance and Economics" and also at LSE for "Government and Economics", and I am now not sure which one to ch ...

    33 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 13 2016 - 2:04pm -

  7. Study Abroad- Student at a target school

    Hi, ...

    21 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 8 2016 - 8:27pm -

  8. IE vs ESADE CEMS vs Bocconi MIF

    Hi everyone, Just wondering if I could hear your thoughts on choosing which program to go for. The way I see each option for now is as followed: IE: solid curriculum, good rankings, 1 year, great city and good opportunities in IB ESADE: growing reputation ...

    15 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 27 2016 - 3:22pm -

  9. My future after Bocconi?

    Hi! I will be attending the Bocconi University in Milan in September, with the course "Bachelor in international economics and Finance". I wanted to know some more about the recognition of this university internationally and on the job market. H ...

    18 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 22 2014 - 5:17am -

  10. Msc Finance, competitiveness and chances

    Hey guys, I'd just like some insight on my chances in some masters program I'm applying to (or consideting). A bit about my profile:-3.1 GPA in computer engineering at McGill. (3.3 in my last 2 years, i kinda had a really bad start). Im currentl ...

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  11. European undergrad options for work in the US IB

    Hi guys I would like to work in IB in the beginning of my career. Perhaps I will start in London but my long term goal is the US. Say I have these two options- which one is the best for name recognition & prestige and contacts in the US? 1) St. Andrew ...

    16 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 23 2013 - 11:35am -

  12. Need help with Msc in Finance choice: HEC Paris MiF or Bocconi Msc in Finance

    Hi all, I am facing a decision to pick a master's in finance program and would really appreciate your experience and insights. In short about me, I am Croatian with a non-target bachelor's degree in Economics with high GPA, 9 months M&A inte ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 25 2016 - 10:58am -

  13. Which of these masters is better?

    I am trying to decide among the following 3 programs: Bocconi (Italy)- Master in Finance Rotterdam-RSM- (Netherlands)- Master in Finance and Investments St. Gallen (Switzerland)- Master in Banking and Finance In case it matters, I have a 2:1 in Economics ...

    15 comments - 2 silver bananas - Dec 19 2009 - 10:48am -

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    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 23 2015 - 2:39pm -

  15. WHU vs Bocconi

    I found out this morning that I was offered a place at WHU for Msc program. Based several conversations with Bocconi alumni, I'm pretty sure to get into Bocconi as well. I attended WHU's campus. The location and not-so-fun atmosphere is terrible ...

    12 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 29 2013 - 6:51am -

  16. Bocconi vs UIUC (Undergrad)

    The only two offers I've got at the moment are form Bocconi (Economics and Management taught in Italian) and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (liberal arts and sciences). Which one should I chose if I plan on getting an MBA form a reputable ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 2 2014 - 7:15pm -

  17. RSM vs Bocconi vs Hec Lausanne vs SSE?

    Hi guys:-) My first post! Next year I'll graduate in Business adm. at the University Of Florence, and I'm looking around for a strong MsC Finance. I'm an italian student, great GPA, and in march I'll take IELTS + GMAT. I have seen the ...

    8 comments - 2 silver bananas - Dec 20 2016 - 10:31am -

  18. Msc Finance; Bocconi, HEC, IE or RSM for a second master?

    Hi, I was wondering which school you would recommend me to apply for? I want to pursue a master in Finance in addition to my engineering master in industrial economics which I will complete in the coming spring. Profile, Age: born 92 Nationality: Swedish ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 7 2015 - 10:49am -

  19. Ms Finrisk at Bocconi vs universities in Germany

    Hello. I am currently finishing my degree in engineering in Athens, Greece. I would like to apply for a Master's degree in Quantitative Finance. I am thinking about Bocconi but also since I speak fluent German I am also thinking about the University ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 26 2015 - 9:20am -

  20. Exchange semester: Going for the names?

    Hi guys, I'm having to decide on my university for the semester abroad. I'm currently studying at a semi-target European University (Economics) and had some experience (AM BB, Big 4 Transactions). The choice is between Singapore (Nanyang/SMU) an ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 23 2016 - 4:16am -

  21. Master in Corporate Finance- SDA Bocconi

    Does anyone know anything about the Master in corporate finance at SDA Bocconi (Italy)? I'm wondering about entry competition and whether it places well in London, but any other information would be much appreciated. Thanks. finance corporate master ...

    9 comments - 2 silver bananas - Apr 10 2010 - 10:54am -

  22. Which school and which life? Bocconi MSF or Rotman MFRM

    Fellow Monkeys, I am facing somewhat the most difficult question in life. Hence, I'd like some advice from the forum. I've been accepted into two finance related program located in two very distinct location--Toronto and Milan. The first program ...

    6 comments - 1 silver bananas - Mar 8 2017 - 2:37pm -

  23. Consulting Summer Internship Applications a complete failure, Advice needed

    Hey everyone, This is my first post here. I'm a 1st year Masters student at Bocconi, top European university. Regardless, I got rejected from most of my consulting summer internship application s. I applied mostly to Dubai as I was convinced competit ...

    6 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jan 5 2017 - 6:25am -

  24. How to get to a target uni for Masters coming from BA non-target (UK)

    As the title suggests, I am currently in a UK non-target university for my Bachelors degree and I would like to do my masters in a top uni (INSEAD,Bocconi,Oxbridge, LBS, M7 etc). I am in my second year (course is 3 years) and I am on track to get a First ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Dec 29 2018 - 7:08am -

  25. HEC Paris vs. Bocconi vs. ESADE vs. Others (Studying Abroad in Europe)

    I'm looking to study abroad in Europe and I've narrowed down my choices to these schools: ESADE Bocconi University HEC Paris School of Management Rotterdam School of Management IE Business School (Madrid) I would really appreciate any advice or ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 13 2015 - 9:10pm -

  26. Msc in Finance: Europe vs US

    Looking at the rankings european universities seem better for masters in Finance pre experience than American ones. Why is that so? Would you suggest taking a masters in Europe at a target university like HEC, Bocconi or LBS or taking it in the US? What&# ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 15 2015 - 1:35pm -

  27. Bocconi (Administration, Financial management and Control) or Cass (Finance)

    Dear colleagues! I'm an italian boy. I would like to work in M&A abroad after graduation. I do not have related work experience. I have been admitted by Bocconi (MSc in Administration, Financial Management and Control) and by Cass (MSc Finance). ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 8 2018 - 8:10pm -

  28. IE or Bocconi MSc Finance for IBD in London?

    Been accepted by both IE business school's MIF and Bocconi's MSc Finance. Ultimately want to work in IBD in London (yes I've applied to schools there), so these are my choices. Both programs are very similar in terms of rankings/placements/ ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - May 1 2018 - 1:02pm -

  29. RSM F&I or Bocconi Accountin, Financial Management and Control

    Hi everyone. I have been accepted to Bocconi Master in Accounting, Financial management and Control (did not get accepted to my first choice Msc Finance), and to RSM Finance and Investments (basic course). I am having a hard time deciding which one to pic ...

    4 comments - 2 silver bananas - Apr 13 2018 - 12:20pm -

  30. LSE or Bocconi (MSc Finance)

    Hi, I'm an italian student currently enrolled at bocconi for the undergraduate program and I'd like to continue with a msc, starting fall 2009. My choices are between lse (msc 1-year program) or bocconi (2-year program with full scholarship in t ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 29 2009 - 6:19am -

  31. Bsc- Bocconi vs St Gallen va Frankfurt (or other)

    Bsc- Bocconi vs St Gallen vs Frankfurt School (or other) Hi all, I am currently in the process of applying to university for bachelor programs. My career aim is to work for a commodity trading company or in an investment bank either in London, Switzerland ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 11 2017 - 4:04am -

  32. How good is Bocconi UG?

    Hey guys, I got into Bocconi (International Econ and Finance bachelor) and I just can't assess the level of this school. QS Rankings: 7th in Europe for Finance and Accounting 4th in Europe for Econ and Econometrics 6th in Europe for Business and Mana ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 29 2017 - 12:23pm -

  33. Help with choosing undergrad for future career in IB/Consulting!

    What's up guys? So the thing is I am doing A-levels now and this September I am applying to universities. I want to go to university after which I will have a fair shot at IB /Consulting. And here I need your help fellow bankers! My top two choices a ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 8 2013 - 5:54pm -

  34. European Exchange Destination (St Gallen/Bocconi/Vienna/Scandinavia/Leipzig/Mannheim)

    Hello WSO, My first discussion post! I'm joining a Queen's Masters program which encourages a semester abroad to a partner school. Since there's no degree to be gained, and the courses are all electives, the decision will be based mainly on ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 3 2017 - 1:22am -

  35. WHU vs Bocconi vs Cass vs ESCP vs King's

    Hi all, I've got offers for the Bsc Management programs from the b schools mentioned above. I would highly appreciate if you could share your experiences with me. I'm especially interested in their IB placements in London. Brief info about mysel ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 27 2017 - 9:38am -

  36. Bocconi vs UK universities for undergraduate degree

    Hello, I am an English student currently studying in an international school in England. I have applied to 5 UK unis (Edinburgh, Warwick, Surrey, Exeter and Kent) but have also applied to Bocconi University in Milan. I have always wanted to study abroad a ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 6 2017 - 12:23pm -

  37. cass msc investment management vs mcf sda bocconi? (pretty tough decision)

    Hi all! I am facing a pretty tough dilemma. I have been accepted to both of these programms and i havven't managed to make a decision for about a month. Few things about me..-24y male greek-Civil engineer trying to switch carrer field.(mostly interes ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 2 2015 - 6:39am -

  38. MAFINRISK Bocconi Vs Cass

    Hi guys. I am applying for a Msc in Quantitative Finance. Since I dont have high hopes in getting accepted in LSE or Imperial, I believe that Bocconi and Cass are the second best choice. First of all, are these two universities as well connected in the Ci ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Feb 6 2015 - 12:32pm -

  39. Bocconi MSc Finance

    Hi, I am a male candidate from India. I graduated in 2016 from Delhi University (not the best in the country) in Bachelor of Engineering (Manufacturing Technology). My GPA was 3.4. I have 2 years of work experience in Supply Chain Management at one of the ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Sep 1 2018 - 12:27pm -

  40. Pulled some strings and got accepted into a top finance school despite grades. How can I prepare?

    [REDACTED FOR PRIVACY CONCERNS] I'm worried about the workload. If the school is considered challenging for kids scoring 2000+ on the SAT, just imagine what the place will do to me. Any advice as to how I can prepare this summer for the hell to come? ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 12 2016 - 9:39am -

  41. Imperial vs Bocconi for Masters Degree

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    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 2 2016 - 6:14am -

  42. Bocconi Computer Science Undergraduate?

    Bocconi University has a new bachelor's degree course, starting for the first time in 2016, called "Economics, Management and Computer Science". I was thinking of applying to Bocconi, and as I enjoy programming and mathematics, I found the ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 11 2015 - 12:38pm -

  43. AI or QF path for an aspiring algo trader

    Dear all, In a word, I've been admitted to two different MSc programs, one is in artificial intelligence and the other is in quantitative finance, and I kindly ask for your opinions on which of them could provide more chances to land a job in a hedge ...

    - 0 silver bananas - May 7 2015 - 8:04am -

  44. Undergrad Emory vs Bocconi

    Hi. I've been faced with the usual undergrad drama going on in the forums. I have the option of attending either Emory or Bocconi (in Italy for those who don't really know). I know it's a rather odd comparison but I absolutely have no clue ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Apr 4 2015 - 1:50am -

  45. Admission to MSc in Finance for NON-EU

    Alright so my profile briefly: finishing my Bachelor in Management with major in Finance, GPA 4.7/5, GMAT 740, good extracurriculars and internship in Gazprom with focus on finance. Applied to Bocconi in 2nd Round, put MSc in Finance 1st choice and CEMS 2 ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Feb 28 2015 - 1:58pm -

  46. Exchange semester

    I'm an undergraduate finance student at Bocconi university with a perfect GPA but no internships or relevant extracurricular activities. Next year I'll spend a semester on exchange in the US, and I'm considering either Wharton or the Univer ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Feb 14 2015 - 4:50pm -

  47. Which MSF Program to Attend? [My Critical And Weird Situation]

    Hi all, I was lurking around in this forum for some days now to get a clue about my potential MSF program that I am going to choose to find the best possible opportunities to place a decent career opening job in a major financial market, specially in Lond ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Aug 28 2014 - 12:45pm -

  48. Working in NYC

    Hi all, this is my firs post on wso! I will be attending the Bocconi University next year, and will study "Economics and Finance". I know that Bocconi will probably make me work in London and there are little chances to work in the US after grad ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - May 25 2014 - 9:07am -