Italy

The Italian Government is offering grants for South Africans to study, pursue training or research programs at public and recognized Italian higher education institutions. 

Currently closed

The list of Italian Higher Education Institutes is available at: https://studyinitaly.esteri.it/the-italian-higher-educaton-system

Non-Degree Offers

• Higher Education courses in arts, music and dance

• Research under academic supervision

Master’s and PhD

Who can apply?

• Applicants not residing in Italy and Italian citizens living abroad

• Must hold an appropriate academic qualification required to enrol to an Italian University or Institute

• Applicants for Master's Degree, Higher Education courses in Arts, Music, and Dance and Italian Language and Culture courses should not be over 28 years old by the deadline of this Call (with the exception of renewals)

• Applicants for PhD Programmes should not be over 30 years old by the deadline of this Call (with the exception of renewals)

• Applicants for Research Projects under academic supervision should not be over 40 years old by the deadline of this Call

• Applicants for Italian Language and Culture Courses must provide a certificate of Italian language proficiency. The minimum level required is A2 within the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). For information please visit: https://www.linguaitaliana.esteri.it/data/lingua/corsi/pdf/tabella_certificazioni.pdf

Language proficiency

• Applicants must provide a certificate of their proficiency in Italian language. The minimum level required is B2 within the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)

• Proof of efficiency in Italian is not required for courses taught entirely in English. In this case applicants must provide a language certificate of their proficiency in English. The minimum level required is B2 within the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)

Documents and links

· https://studyinitaly.esteri.it/the-italian-higher-educaton-system

· https://www.linguaitaliana.esteri.it/data/lingua/corsi/pdf/tabella_certificazioni.pdf

· Italian Government Grant Call for Application 2018-2019

· https://studyinitaly.esteri.it/registrazione

 

Contact

For Enquiries please Contact Lorenzina Bucciarelli by e-mail: lorenzina.bucciarelli@esteri.it