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Università degli Studi di Torino, School of Management and Economics


Turin, Italy


The University of Turin is one of the most ancient and prestigious Italian Universities. Hosting over 74.000 students and with 120 buildings in different areas in Turin and in key places in Piedmont, the University of Turin can be considered as "city-within-a-city", promoting culture and producing research, innovation, training and employment. The University of Turin is today one of the largest Italian Universities, open to international research and training. It carries out scientific research and organizes courses in all disciplines, except for Engineering and Architecture. It is an integral part of the community, acting for reviving urban and suburban areas, promoting cultural interaction, social integration and development, encouraging dialogue and insight into current realities.

The School of Management and Economics is composed of two departments: the Department of Management and the Department of Economic and Social Sciences, Mathematics and Statistics (ESOMAS). The School organizes all the activities and services of the two Departments. It deals with the standard services for students, such as agreements with external and private companies regarding didactic activities pertaining to its Degree Courses. The School coordinates services such as Orientation, Tutoring, Students' Mobility, and Job Placement for the enrolled students.

Academic Areas of Expertise/Focus:

Economics and Business


BCom or MBA

Available Spots:

4 semester spots/academic year

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Approximate Term Dates:

Semester 1: mid-September - mid-February

Semester 2: late February - mid-July

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Full-time Course Load: standard course load of 30 ECTS/semester (equivalent to 15 UofA credits)

Language(s) of Instruction: Italian and English
*Assuming sufficient language skills, exchange student are able to take a mix of English & Italian taught courses

Course Restrictions: n/a; exchange students are permitted to take non-business courses from other faculties


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