Student services

Useful information for International Students

How to register and apply on Apply@unito

In order to apply to the University of Torino, all students holding a foreing qualification should register and submit their application through the Apply@Unito online platform. All information regarding the degree programs offered, the documentation required and the deadlines to apply are available on the Apply@Unito website.

Given the high number of applicants, you might have to wait up to two months from the moment of submission in order to receive a feedback.

How to pre-enroll for the entry study visa on Universitaly

Non-European candidates residing abroad should start their study visa request on the Universitaly platform. In order to send your pre-enrollment application, you should register and follow the application process, attaching the same documents requested for your Apply@Unito application. 

Students’ contribution and Scholarships opportunities

International students may request a reduction on the students’ contribution based on their financial situation or on the GDP pro capita PPP of their country of residence.

For more precise and accurate information please refer to the competent tuition fees office: Sezione Diritti allo Studio.

Additional support services for international students

The University of Torino offers additional services for International students such as counseling, specific support for extra-european students and for students holding international protection, Italian classes and guidance for the residence permit request.

University accommodation and Regional scholarships - EDISU

Student assistance services are provided according to the merit and family financial situation.

EDISU Piemonte, the Regional Agency for the Right to Education of Piedmont, carries out interventions for deserving students through services and activities (such as scholarships, accommodation and restaurant services) capable of facilitating the study, attendance and life of university studies, limiting economic inequalities.

Find out more at Edisu Piemonte.

Guidance for BA and MA students - Orient@mente

Orient@mente is a digital learning environment in which students can find quizzes and self-assessment tests to prepare the university admission. Find out more at Orient@mente.

Start@Unito: online courses for BA students - First Year Start

Start@Unito offers free and open online courses, which students can follow while attending secondary school and before enrolling at University. Find out more at Start@Unito.

Sports Centre - CUS

Close to mountains, countryside, rivers and lakes, Torino offers a perfect environment for a wide range of sports and outdoor activities.

Ski slopes and mountain walking trails are only an hour's drive away. The city's rowing clubs, founded over a century ago, make rowing, rafting and kayaking very accessible. So come and see all the sports opportunities provided by our University Sports Centre (CUS Torino).

CUS Torino aims at promoting competitive and non-competitive sports among students, teachers and employees at University of Torino. It offers more than 100 different sports at all levels in a number of sites in the city and in surroundings areas.

Find out more at CUS Torino.

Foundation Programme

The University of Torino has launched an educational programme, named “Foundation Programme”, addressing international students who do not meet the minimum requirement of 12 years of schooling for enrolment in an Italian University Degree Course.

One of the main features of the programme is that all classes are delivered online, except for the final exam which will be held at the University of Torino. Due to anti-Covid restrictions, final exams will be online meetings.

Find out more here.

Learning Italian at University Language Centre (CLA-UniTo)

Enhance your speaking skills in Italian.
Sign up for "Developing speaking skills and cultural competence in Italian", the two-year programme the University Language Centre (CLA-UniTo) offers to international students.

• You will learn how to manage different speaking contexts
• You will learn to feel self-confident in the academic and local social contexts
• You will obtain ECTS for your University career

Well-experienced teachers will be sided by Italian trainee students available for tutoring and peer-to-peer activities, to be held both face-to-face (if possible) or in digital learning environments.

Information will be available from October 2021 on the CLA-UniTo under the entry Italian for International Students.

From 30th June to 22nd July 2021, don’t miss the Summer School ItalianOnline, a great opportunity to learn and refresh your Italian.
Download the flyer, check the program and register.