Foundation Year to enter Italian Education University of Pisa

The Foundation Year to Enter Italian University is designed for those students who only have 11 years of schooling and need another year to enter Italian education. Once completed, this Foundation Year will allow students to enter any bachelor course, including Economics, Humanities, History, Sciences of Communication and many more, at University of Pisa. During their studies, international students will learn Italian language (up to a B2 Certificate level), Italian culture and social habits.

In this course:


Program Pre-Requisites / documents to be provided for pre evaluation:

  • High School Diploma. Students in the last year of high school may apply by sending the grades matured in the first academic semester.
  • Curriculum Vitae (not mandatory).
  • The academic transcript with the full list of courses and grades (in English or Italian, any format).
  • English proficiency certificate for non-English mother tongue. Minimum requirements:  CEF B2; IELTS 6.5.  Knowledge of Italian is not required.

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