The University of Pisa offers a welcome package to Vietnamese students who enroll in a Bachelor's (Laurea triennale), Master's (Laurea Magistrale) or long single cycle (Laurea Magistrale a ciclo unico) degree programme during the academic year 2016/2017. This package includes:
- three months of free accommodation
- two free daily meals at the University's dining halls for the first three months of residency
- 40-hour Italian language course at the University Language Centre (CLi).
Furthermore the Welcome Office can offer Vietnamese students an orientation service from a distance, as well as a welcome service and assistance with the handling of all the administrative documents, such as those for the residency permit and the study grant from the DSU.
Before departure: Aspiring students have to present their pre-enrolment application to the Italian diplomatic representatives in Vietnam. At the same time, they must choose their university degree programme (for more information, review the list of courses offered).
On arrival in Italy: All non-EU citizens must request a residency permit within 8 working days after arriving in Italy.
Enrolment at the University: In order to enrol in some degree programmes, all students must pass an admission exam. In this case, enrolment can only happen after passing the exam. In other cases, Vietnamese citizens can enrol by following the instructions found here.