1. The evaluation and recognition of academic study cycles performed abroad and of international degrees is carried out by the Faculty’s academic bodies and are exclusively aimed at continuation of university studies.

Citizens having a foreign degree who intend to enrol in a master’s degree programme must have completed a school/academic course of studies of at least 15 years (12+3 or 11+4 or 10+5).

The automatic equivalence of a foreign degree with an Italian degree applies exclusively if provided for by international agreements or if the degree programme belongs to an EU academic system. Candidates who wish to enrol in a degree programme, even in a shortened programme, must abide by the directions of the calls for applications that govern enrolment in the degree programmes of choice and must submit the documents listed in paragraph 3 below.

2.    The application for the assessment of a degree or of exams may be exclusively made upon enrolment and at all events not later than January 31, 2020, at Hello Help Desk – Foreign Students.

3.    List of documents to be submitted to the Foreign students Office (University Campus – General Affairs Building – Stairs C – II floor):

a.    application to the Rector on stamped paper, carrying the student ID number obtained upon registration on Infostud at;

b.    a certified copy of the upper secondary school diploma translated, legalised and accompanied by a declaration of value issued by the Italian Embassies or Consulates of the country in which the degree has been achieved;

c.    a certified copy and a copy on unstamped paper of the degree, prepared as above, or in alternative the Diploma Supplement;

d.    a certified copy and a copy on unstamped paper of the certificate of exams, translated and legalised by the Italian Embassies or Consulates of the country in which the studies have been performed;

e.    a copy of the study programme attended, together with the detail of the exams taken, in original language and stamped by the issuing university, translated by the concerned students;

f.     a copy of the entry visa only (only for non-EU citizens permanently residing abroad);

g.    only for non-EU citizens legally residing: a copy of the valid residence permit;

h.    a copy of an ID document (passport – identity card).

4.    Practice of a profession. Candidates who achieved a foreign degree and intend to use it to practise a profession in Italy, must address the competent Ministries to have it recognised.

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