International exchange students

Students coming in the framework of the Erasmus+, a bilateral agreement or an international project like Erasmus Mundus, Ciencia sem fronteiras, Coimbra SEN, ecc must refer to the Welcome  Office for all issues related to their study period at UNISI.


Welcome to University of Siena! Get ready for Welcome Days. The event allows exchange students to get useful information about the academic life, visit the university and the city, get to know the main university facilities and meet other students from different nationalities. Your partecipation is strongly recommended!


Registration&Orientation meetings for exchange students

Registration&Orientation meetings for exchange students are scheduled from September 6 to Seètember 30 in  the different departments of the University of Siena.

We also offer guided tours of the UNISI educational buildings, tours will be done by students tutors and ESN/GES students

Italian language course for exchange students - September 2016

The Intensive language course of February will be held from 5 to 30 of September 2016.

The Placement Test will be on September 5st at 9.00 AM o' clock inside the University for Foreigners of Siena - Piazza Carlo Rosselli 27/28 - Siena (opposite the train station). The Student's Office of the University for Foreigners will give information about the place in which the classes will be held.

Hereunder the schedule of the course:

The Buddy System is a programme promoted by the University of Siena in collaboration with ESN Siena GES, by which incoming exchange students are matched with students of the University of Siena
The main purpose of this programme is to assist exchange students with practical information on living and studying in Siena and to  facilitate their integration in the Italian academic life and the Italian student community.
Exchange students  wishing to take part in this programme must fill out this online form within June 30 (1st term students) and November 30 (2nd term students)