Scholarships for international students
The University of Turin funds 10 annual scholarships "UniTo for Students at Risk" for international students who are refugees and holding:
- a residence permit for temporary protection
- a residence permit for international protection
- a residence permit for reasons of special protection, for another form of protection under current Italian immigration regulations.
The scholarships are reserved to the above-mentioned categories of international students who wish to enroll for the first time in the academic year 2023-2024 in the first year of studies of a degree program without a fixed quota of places (not requiring to pass an admission test).
Scholarship value: gross amount of 9.600,00 euros.
The call for application closed on 12 September 2023.
For the a.y. 2023-2024 University of Turin joins for the second time UNICORE project.
The aim of the UNICORE 5.0 project is to promote the right to higher education for refugees, through the creation of university corridors from Kenya, Niger, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe to Italy.
UNICORE 5.0 is supported by a consortium of international, national and local partners, including the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MAECI), University of Turin and other Italian universities.
The University of Turin funds 2 two-year scholarships including monetary (20,000 euro) and service benefits to international students who are refugees in Kenya, Niger, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe and interested in enrolling for the a.y. 2023-2024 in the first year of one of the postgraduate degree programs without restricted number of places and held in English.
The call for application closed on 19th May 2023.
EDISU Piemonte, the Regional Agency for the Right to Education of Piedmont, awards scholarships and other grants to students who are enrolled in a Piedmontese University and meet the economic and merit requirements specified in the competition notices.
For further information please visit EDISU Piemonte website.
The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MAECI) awards scholarships to foreign citizens not residing in Italy and Italian citizens living abroad (IRE) in order to foster international cultural, scientific and technological cooperation, to promote Italian language and culture and to support Italy’s economic system in the world.
Scholarships are offered to carry out study, training and research projects in Italian Higher Education Institutes.
Please regularly check the page Study in Italy for updates on the call for applications.
The Italian Ministry of Interior offers 100 scholarships to students with international protection status to enrol in undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs as well as PhD programs in Italian universities.
For further information please visit CRUI website.
The University of Turin welcomes international undergraduate and postgraduate students, PhD students, researchers, teachers and academics in mobility within the framework of any national or international scholarship programs.
Currently available opportunities:
- China Scholarship Council –CSC (Chinese students/researchers)
Information: [email protected]