Foreign teachers and researchers mobility

EURAXESS Services centre

Each year the University of Siena welcomes a considerable number of foreign professors in the context of international mobility programmes (Erasmus + Staff mobility for teaching, bilateral agreements agreements, Coimbra Group, etc.). The Welcome Office offers a reception and orientation service for visiting professors and researchers, to help with the academic and logistic organization of their stay in Siena.


Services provided

  • help with the procedure for acquiring a visa to enter Italy
  • help with compiling the application form for a permit to stay in Italy
  • help with finding accommodation in Siena
  • access to university restaurants
  • access to the University’s wireless network
  • organization of visits for international delegations
  • help with putting foreign researchers in contact with the University’s research structures
  • information related to accident and third party liability insurance