Prospective and enrolled international students

Dedicated to international students, the International Place is the virtual interface of the International Desk (Sportello integrato internazionale), which is physically located in the public relations office (URP, Banchi di Sotto 55, Siena). 

It gathers under one roof the various activities and services offered to international students: those enrolled on or intending to enrol on a one or more modules or a degree course at the University of Siena; visiting professors, researchers, PhD students.

The International Place helps and accompanies international users on the path from initial access to the local and university environment to their full integration.

International students, application procedure 2017/2018 is open
The online platform for applying for undergraduate and Master's degree courses is open. Applying to the University of Siena for an evaluation of candidate’s qualifications is free and easy. You can apply via our online application system for up to two different courses (even if you have to choose one course at the end) and the evaluation result will be communicated within a maximum of two months.
The application deadline is 16th June, 2017.

Application process

The application procedure consists of the following steps:

  • step 1: find the right program;
  • step 2: produce your documents (as required by the specific program of your choice);
  • step 3: check the university enrolment regulation at the Italian Embassy/Consulate of your country;
  • step 4: wait for the response to your application.

For non-EU Citizen resident abroad, the pre-enrolment procedure for obtaining your VISA study is to be done at the Italian diplomatic representatives of your country. After that, you will be informed about the next steps.

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