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The Italian Government awards scholarships to study in Italy both to foreign citizens and Italian citizens living abroad (IRE).

For updated do periodically consult the webpage of the Embassy.





Information regarding scholarships offered by Regions is available at the following website:




University of Bologna

Unibo Actions 1&2: study grants and tuition fee waivers for international students - A.Y. 2020/21

The Embassy of Italy informs that the University of Bologna offers study grants of €11,000 gross (Unibo Action 2) and tuition fee waivers (Unibo Action 1).

Further information is available on the University's website.


University of Eastern Piedmont

The University of Eastern Piedmont (UPO), with the collaboration of the Miguel Hernandez University of Elche (UMH, Spain), the University of Namur (UNAMUR, Belgium) and the Humboldt University of Berlin (HU, Germany) organizes for the academic 2020/2022 the second edition of EMOTION, a Master's in English on the development of drugs and cosmetics. The Master is funded for 5 years by the European Union through the Erasmus Mundus call. In particular, the European Union makes 15 scholarships available per year to attract the best European and non-European talents. Of these, 12 scholarships are dedicated to non-EU citizens, with a maximum of 2 scholarships per single country. The scholarship covers tuition fees and provides both funds to arrive in Italy and a salary of 1000 euros per month for the duration of the Master (2 years). It is also possible to enroll in the Master without a scholarship.

The Master's website is at


University of Insubria

The University of Insubria has published the following NOTICE (click here to open) which provides 10 scholarships of 10,000 euros each for international students of excellence who wish to enroll in the academic year 2020/21 in any of the three-year or master's degree courses provided in English or Italian. It is an excellent opportunity to study in Italy, in Como or Varese. Participation in the call must take place via the i-STUD portal by April 30, 2020 at 12 noon (Italian time).

For all the details:


University of Turin

The University of Turin funds 15 two-year scholarships in order to support deserving students for enrolment, accommodation and living costs. Scholarships are awarded to international students enrolling for a.y. 2020-21 on the first year of a postgraduate degree program offered by the University of Turin.

Scholarship value: 9,000 euros per year, gross of all charges for the beneficiary’s account.

Click here to open the Call for Application