|Study location||Italy, Siena, Piazza San Francesco 7/8 - 53100 - email: email@example.com|
Banking (JACS N310)
|Nominal duration||3 years (180 ECTS)|
|Awards||BA (L-33 First cycle degree in Economics and Banking (curriculum Economics and Banking))|
The tuition fee is calculated according to the country of origin and ranges from a minimum of € 756 to a maximum of € 2406 (per year). You can calculate the amount to be paid per year at this link.
|Application fee||€30 per programme
You will receive an e-mail with the payment instructions.
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Italian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
Procedures at the Italian Diplomatic Representatives
EU citizens – Non EU citizens with regular permit to stay – Italians with degrees obtained abroad
Applications are accepted from the following territories (based on citizenship): World.
For admission to the curriculum taught in English, minimum B2-level previous knowledge of English is required, and must be attested by an international certification recognized as valid by the University, or an equivalent certification issued by the University’s Language Centre (Centro Linguistico di Ateneo), or by another University upon passing a B2-level exam.
After the enrolment in Siena, students having an international certification must present it to the CLA office and apply for recognition. The CLA is located in Piazza San Francesco 7, Siena (more details can be found in the related website).
For students requiring to pass the B2 exam, the University of Siena offers B2 level courses. Dates of the exams and timetables of the courses are reported in the CLA website. The timetable of the English courses is also included in the MSc courses timetable.
The student may not sit any credit-bearing exam, even in the first year of the course, before presenting the above-described certification.
The selection test will be held on September 17, 2021, but because of the pandemic it will be administered as a DISTANCE TESTING. Exact times and evaluation methods will be communicated by September 4, 2021.
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
For the extra-UE students the first level course in Economics and Banking is a restricted-access program: this means that applicants, in whatever system they have been educated, must satisfy specific admission requirements. Only those students meeting the admission criteria will be admitted to the course, in a number within the quota set by the Italian Ministry of Education.
- ACT test
Late selection ➔ Regarding those students who have not submitted an Official ACT score, nor an Official SAT Score Report by the application closing date
For further information, please visit the admission section of the Department website.
Economics and Management (E&M) is a three-year degree program focusing on the acquisition of multidisciplinary expertise in management, banking and economics. Its purpose is to prepare students to understand how consumers, firms and organizations work and operate in the increasingly complex social and economic environment they face. The course addresses the fundamentals of accounting and management, of financial intermediation within the banking industry, of the insurance sector and financial markets, together with a sound training in all the core economic disciplines, both at the microeconomic and the macroeconomic level, including the historical perspective and the statistical methods for data analysis of social sciences.
Banking and Finance will be included as a curriculum in E&M (pending approval)
Graduates in Banking and Finance will develop expertise in understanding financial markets and institutions context and complexity and will acquire all the core skills required for banking and financial job positions. Graduates will have the ability: to understand the techniques of risk management, to deal with the financial instruments needed to manage a portfolio, to handle computational finance techniques applied to banking and financial scenarios. Moreover, graduates will be able to orient themselves in the world of new technologies applied to Finance (Fintech), as well as to discern products and provide financial advice.
The Bachelor in Economics and Management is taught entirely in English.
MUR degree class: L-18 First cycle degree in Economic and Business Management Science and L-33 First cycle degree in Economics
Duration in years: 3
Our graduates are expected to acquire core economic and financial skills and management capabilities and excellent problem-solving skills that will enable them to enter the international labour market.
Specific job opportunities include junior positions in various firm’s occupations in companies, organizations and financial institutions active in an international environment.
Graduates will also attain a significant advantage for progressing to a number of graduate courses and, in particular, for three MSc programmes taught in English at the School of Economics and Business of the University of Siena: MSc in Economics, Mcs in Finance and MSc in International Accounting and Management.