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Bologna Business School - University of Bologna

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Bologna Business School - University of Bologna

Bologna Business School - Accredited International MBA Programs in Bologna, Italy

A faculty of University of Bologna, the world's oldest university founded in 1088, Bologna Business School has a long history of educating talented leaders and professionals. For a life-changing education, Bologna Business School MBA programs are culturally-relevant, contemporary and deliver results. 

A Tradition of Excellence and Industry Partnerships

Bologna Business School has a renowned experience of delivering MBA programs in both English and Italian, and has a well established tradition of cooperation with leading Italian and international companies. Bologna Business School is run out of Villa Guastavillani, a stunning 16th century residence within the heart of Italy. Take a virtual tour of the villa.

Founded as a consortium between Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, the Cassa di Risparmio Foundation in Bologna, the Guglielmo Marconi Foundation and Profingest, Bologna Business School has close ties to key players in various industries. Corporate parterns include important economic actors of the Emilia-Romagna region, such as Lamborghini, Ducati, or Max Mara.

MBA Programs at Bologna Business School

With a wide selection of industry- and region-focused programs, MBAs at Bologna Business School are intensive full-time, one-year programs. Designed to to maximize learning in a limited period of time, BBS MBA programs provide candidates with a problem-solving attitude, which goes beyond the traditional approaches to business administration.

The continuous succession of intense interaction and exchange between the participants, top-level guest speakers, simulations of complex situations characterizes Bologna Business School's key programs.

Executive Education and MBA Programs' Accreditation

Bologna Business School is a member of the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), Associazione Italiana per la Formazione Manageriale (ASFOR), and is ranked as a Top Business School Internationally Strong by Eduniversal. Contact the university for admission details, application information, scholarships and open day events.


Bologna Business School offers a variety of scholarships to students, regardless of nationality. Schoalrships are based on merit and professional experience and range from €4,000 to €27,000. 

Bologna Business School Accreditations

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Bologna Business School - University of Bologna

Villa Guastavillani - Via degli Scalini, 18
40136 Bologna

Phone no: +39 051 2090122

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Farah Moghrabi
11 Jul 2018

I enrolled in sustainable businesses and green energy MBA for 2016-2017 I spent a great year in bologna made a lot of international friends with diverse backgrounds and learnt...

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Fabiola Diaz Cardona - Mexico
28 Sep 2014

After working for 5 years in the banking industry, I decided to consolidate my knowledge and work experience with an MBA focused on banking and retail. The MBA was an amazing ex...

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Marta Sica - Italy
11 Sep 2014

Bologna Business School is a unique international environment located in the beautiful setting of Villa Guastavillani in Bologna. I chose this MBA program after a two-year work ...

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