Non-EU students

If you are a non-EU student enrolled in a bachelor’s degree or master’s degree programme in the academic year 2020/2021 you will be required to pay the following fees.

Students from OECD countries 

If you are a student with citizenship to one of the following OECD countries (excluding EU countries): Australia, Canada, Chile, South Korea, Japan, Iceland, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, United States and Turkey, you are subject to a flat tax of:

  • 1,900 euros if you are enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree course;
  • 2,100 euros if you are enrolled in a Master’s Degree course.

If you are a student with citizenship to one of the following OECD countries: Norway, San Marino, Switzerland and U.K., you are subject to a tax provided for students with Italian or EU citizenship.


Students from countries with low human development identified annually by MIUR

If you are a student enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree course, with citizenship in one of the Low Human Development Countries, in which the list is annually approved by the Ministry of Education by the University of Research, you are subject to a flat fee of 700 euros for the academic year 2020/2021.


Students not belonging to the first two categories

If you are a student enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree programme with citizenship to a non-EU country not belonging to the first two categories, you are subject to a flat tax of 1,200 euros for the 2020/2021 academic year.


All the amounts indicated above include regional tax for the right to study of 172 euros as well as 16 euros in stamp duty.

If you are enrolled with part-time status you will be required to pay 65% of the due flat fee.

If you are a non-EU student you are entitled to:

  • request a regional scholarship according to the procedures and deadlines established for the academic year 2020/2021;
  • receive reductions on the basis of academic merit in which all enrolled students are entitled. Reductions are calculated automatically on April 2021 and are applied to the total amount due as the fee balance without your having to make any specific request.

You can benefit from the ISEE reduction only if you qualify for equivalence to Italian/EU citizens 

Equivalence of tuition fees for Italian/EU students

If you are a non-EU student you could be subject to the same fees as Italian and EU students, and benefit of a reduction of fees based on ISEE certification (only if in possession of the ISEE certificate valid for the provisions with the right to University study, referred to the DPCM 159/2013 equal to or less than 60,000 euros presented within the administrative deadlines decided for the 2020/2021 academic year and all the substantive conditions) if you submit the fiscal domicile declaration to the University Administration no later than 17th December 2020 (the deadline is postponed to March 31st 2021 only for students who have renounced the extraordinary graduation session of the academic year 2019/2020), in which you must indicate if:

  • your household has had its fiscal domicile in Italy for at least 2 years (Art. 58 of DPR 600/73) with reference to the 2018 and 2019 income statements;
  • if you have Italian or EU relatives (under Directive 2004/38/EC) or if you have relatives who are long-term residents (under Directive 2003/109/EC).

Attention: if you are enrolled in the degree course in Digital Management or in the Master's Degree Program Crossing the Mediterranean: towards Investment and Integration (MIM) you will not be subject to the flat fee but you will be required to pay the contribution provided by the course attended.


1st instalment

The first installment of 700.00 euros and also:

  • the regional tax for financial aid of 172.00 EUR;
  • stamp duty of 16.00 EUR;
  • all inclusive tuition fee.


If you belong to one of the following categories, you may pay the regional tax for financial aid and 16.00 EUR stamp duty only at the time of enrolment:

  • recipients of regional scholarship or student eligible for scholarship in a.y. 2019/2020 who are enrolling on-track, with the requirement of the call and are intending to re-apply for scholarship for a.y.2020/2021. Should you fail to meet any of these conditions you must contact the Financial aid and Disability Unit beforeand;
  • student beneficiary or the child of beneficiaries of a disability pension, established by art.12 of Italian Law 118/71, as provided for by art.30 of the same law;
  • foreign students beneficiary of a scholarship from the Italian Government under the development cooperation programs.

The total payment of the first instalment for newcomers and returning students must be paid by 30th September 2020.

For those enrolled in the academic year 2020/ 2020 however, it is expected from the time you enrol until 30th September 2020. It is possible to pay the first installment, with a penalty surcharge of 50.00 euros before 31st October 2020 for only open admission Bachelor’s degree courses.

You may also enrol on free access master’s degree programmes by paying the first instalment between 18 November and 17 December 2020.

See the calls for applications for deadlines for limited access bachelor’s and master’s degree programmes.

Penalty surcharge

Late payment – for students enrolling in their second year or subsequent years only – involves the following penalty surcharges:

  • 50.00 EUR for the payment of the first instalment from 1st October 2020 to 30 October 2020;
  • 200.00 EUR for the payment of the first instalment from 31st October 2020 onwards.
2nd instalment

The second instalment is worth 500.00 Euros.

Students from Low Human Development Countries annually identified by MIUR do not have to pay this instalment.

Payment must be carried out by 17th December 2020.

Penalty surcharge

Late payment involves the following penalty surcharges:

  • 50.00 EUR for the payment of the second instalment from 18 December 2020 to 27 December 2020;
  • 200.00 EUR for the payment of the second instalment from 28 December 2020 onwards.
3rd instalment

The third instalment, if required, is the difference between the maximum amount and the amount paid with the first and second instalments. It will be invoiced in April 2021. The"merit" reductions will be counted during the recalculation of the third instalment.

The third instalment should be paid by 15th May 2021.

Penalty surcharge

Late payment will involve the following penalty surcharges

  • 50.00 EUR for the payment of the third instalment from 16 May 2021 to 25 May 2021;
  • 200.00 EUR for the payment of the third instalment from 26 May 2021 onwards.

Withdrawal or forfeiture

Withdrawal or forfeiture status involves payment of the full amount of the maximum tuition fees or the fees calculated on the basis of your merit/income (if you are entitled to financial aid) and losing the right to an eventual refund.

Check the deadlines and procedures for submitting the application on the withdrawal/forfeiture.

If you are eligible for/beneficiary of scholarship for the right to education, you must in any case contact the Financial Aid and Disability Unit.

Students graduating in the autumn/extraordinary session

If you have paid the first and the second instalment for the new academic year and you graduate in the autumn session (October/December) or in extraordinary session (February/April) of the previous year, these will be refunded automatically (excluding the stamp duty and the regional tax for the right to education) in the summer only by payment to the University CartaConto. For more information, you can consult the page on Admission procedures, degree application and withdrawal.

If you are graduating in the extraordinary session and you are eligible for/beneficiary of scholarship for the right to education, you must in any case contact the Financial Aid and Disability Unit.

Tax deduction of tuition fees

You can deduct the expenses resulting from enrolment in university programmes when making your income statement. Deductible expenses include tuition fees for students enrolling on Bachelor’s Degree Programmes or Master’s Degree Programmes.

Monitoring payment status

Log on to your Personal Area in www.unive.it (select Student Services Office  > Payments) to check:

  • status of payments;
  • amount due.

Last update: 21/10/2020