International exchange students

Students coming to Siena in to the framework of an international mobility programme like Erasmus+, a bilateral agreement, Coimbra SEN, ect, must refer to the Incoming Mobility  Office for all issues related to their study period at UNISI.


We would like to inform you that pursuant to the latest Decree of the Italian Prime Minister and the subsequent Provisions and Recommendations of the General Manager issued on 11 March, the staff of the International Relations Division is carrying out its duties via "smart working".

Given that we cannot guarantee phone services, we advise you to write to one of the following offices, depending on your query - -

Despite the emergency situation, the staff shall process all requests as soon as possible.

For urgent matters relating to the office's specific services, you may call the following numbers: 0577235199 - 3666967661.

NOTICE: these are not emergency numbers for general use: please call for urgent matters only related to the International Office issues.

It is always recommended to use e-mail to get in touch with the Office.

What's to know about CORONAVIRUS 2019-nCoV


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



Registration&Orientation meetings for exchange students 24 - 28 February 2020

Registration and Orientation meetings for exchange students will take place during the Welcome Week in  the different departments of the University of Siena. Registration is compulsory for all exchange students.


The Buddy System is a programme promoted by the University of Siena in collaboration with ESN Siena GES, trough 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 student community.
Exchange students  wishing to take part in this programme must fill out this online form by July 31.