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Programme enrolment: requirements, deadlines and methods

General information on admission requirements
1. For admission to the Second Cycle Degree Programme in Quantitative Finance, candidates must have acquired knowledge of mathematics, economics, and… Read more

Fulfillment of curricular and personal preparation requirements

Due to COVID-19 emergency, we inform you that the proof of English profency has been modified. It can be consider fulfilled with one of the following cases:

  • Certification by the Centro Linguistico di Ateneo (CLA)
  • English Language certification among the following: TOEFL, ISE, IELTS, CAMBRIDGE
  • Other international recognised English Language certification that the Admission
    Board might deem appropriate
  • B2 level English exam in their Bachelor’s study plan
  • Certification of working/studying experience in English-speaking countries
    (internship, exchange programme, winter/summer school, etc.).
  • Certification of working/studying experience in non-English speaking countries but in
    which English was required and used as working language (internship, exchange
    programme, etc.).
  • OLS Test in English obtaining the B2 level
  • Holding a degree completely taught in English
  • English native speaker

If you have a foreign qualification read the specific information before continuing.

If you are a non-EU citizen resident abroad read the specific information prepared for you.

Admission to the programme depends on the fulfillment of specific curricular and personal preparation requirements. 

In order to know more about the procedures and the deadlines for both curricular and personal preparation requirements, read the attached call for applications very carefully.

If you graduated from a University of Bologna degree programme you can check if you fulfill the curricular requirements by accessing Studenti online:

1.       Select “Degree with exams, dates and grades” from the “Certificates and self-certifications” section and then select “self-certifications”.

2.       Download the list of all exams sat during the previous curriculum followed, together with the related University educational credits and corresponding subject groups.

3.       Examine your University career on your own and compare your career with the access requirements.

4.       Access Studenti online and complete the "self-certification of access requirements” form in the Matriculation section.

If you graduated from another University, you can check if you fulfill the curricular requirements by downloading a self-certification form from your University platform, as well as the list of all exams sat during the programme you attended, together with the related University educational credits and corresponding subject groups. If your University does not have an on-line self-certification form, complete the "declaration in lieu of certification" form available from Studenti online.

If you fulfill the curricular requirements, you can then submit:

  • Self-certification of your exams and the degree certification, if already obtained (check the call for application for further details);
  • Curriculum vitae (QF official form to be used);
  • Statement of purpose (QF official form to be used);
  • Copy of a valid id card/passport;
  • B2 English proficiency proof (check the call for application for further details);
  • One or two reference letters from academics and scholars (check the call for application for further details);
  • For NON-EU citizens: a copy of your valid permit of stay, in case you already have it.

All the documents have to be submitted by the intake deadline.

The Committee will assess your application and if you are admitted, you will receive further details to finalize your enrollment. 

If you do not fulfill the curricular requirements, the Admission Committee will evaluate your application anyway, considering only the submitted documents.

 Students who have not completed their first level degree (Bachelor's) may participate in the selection process, but they must graduate within December 17  2020.


First Intake (EU and NON-EU candidates)

Opening: February 4, 2020

Closing: March 6, 2020 (h 11:00 am CET)

Ranking: April 1, 2020


Second Intake (EU and NON-EU candidates)

Opening: April 2, 2020

Closing: May 5, 2020 h 11:00 am CET

Ranking: June 5, 2020


Third Intake (Only EU)

Opening: June 8, 2020

Closing: July 2, 2020 h 11:00 am CET

Ranking: July 23, 2020


After you have checked that all the admission requirements have been met, you can enrol on Studenti online:

  1. complete the application for matriculation with the required data and attach an ID photograph in digital format;
  2. pay the first instalment of tuition fees.
  3. Follow the instructions to complete the procedure and receive your badge

Remember that to complete matriculation

a) if you are a non-EU citizen with EU equivalent status, you need to send a copy of the valid residence permit giving you EU equivalent status to the responsible Student Administration Office;

b) if you are a non-EU citizen residing abroad, see the detailed information. You will need to send to the responsible Student Administration Office a copy of your valid residence permit or, if your residence permit has not yet been issued, a copy of your study entry visa and subsequently a copy of the receipt confirming submission of your application, with which your matriculation will be accepted subject to verification;

c) if you have a degree obtained abroad, see the detailed information. You will need to send the degree documentation to the responsible Student Administration Office.

If you have a disability with an assessed level of invalidity of at least 66%, or you hold disability certification in accordance with Italian law 104/92, you can request exemption by sending the certificate proving the condition to the email address of the responsible Student Administration Office

If you want to request recognition of previous studies, check how. 

List of deadlines

Enrollment from 2020-07-23 14:00 to 2020-10-29 14:00
Late enrollment (Additional Fee) from 2020-10-30 14:00 to 2020-11-26 14:00