How can I apply for this Master’s programme?
What documents should I submit with my application?
You should attach the requested supporting documents in the Supporting Documents section of the on-line application form (An asterisk(*) indicates that a field is mandatory).
Officials documents should be uploaded in one of the following formats (in pdf. jpeg. word.)
The documents include a copy of:
Important: Only complete application forms will be accepted by the online application system.
What are the prerequisites for admissions to the Master's programme?
What are the selection criteria for the Master’s programme?
The selection criteria take into consideration your education and professional profile as well as your self-financial potential. On your application form, you are kindly requested to indicate the portion of the tuition fee and full board that you are able to finance.
Are there any scholarships available?
A number of sponsors have earmarked a limited amount (only on part of the tuition fees) of financial assistance to facilitate the participation of deserving candidates who are unable to meet the full tuition plus accommodation costs. You are therefore expected to finance your own participation as far as possible.
On your application form, you are kindly asked to indicate whether you can:
Applications will be reviewed by the Selection Committee in two different rounds of admission. The fellowships may only be awarded after all applications (both first and second rounds) are submitted.
What are the penalties for canceling my participation in a Master's programme?
Cancellation of participation in Master's courses will result in the following penalties:
Refunds, where and as applicable, will be processed with all bank charges to be borne by the participant or the sponsoring institution(s).
Once I have been enrolled for the Master’s programme, which documents do I need to bring with me to Turin?
In order to register at the University of Turin, you need to bring the following documents with you to Turin:
Important: Obtaining these documents can be a lengthy process; once you receive the acceptance letter, you should apply for them immediately.
What kind of academic degree I will obtain upon completion of this Master’s programme?
Upon completion of the Master’s programme, you will be awarded a First Level Master of Arts (MA) degree by the University of Turin.
A University Master is a course of high specialization for an academic improvement and enhancement in a specific content area, in order to provide graduate students with advanced education and training for highly qualified professions in specific sectors. It provides a minimum of 60 university training credits (the equivalent of 1500 hours of study).
If you intend to proceed with a PhD after this Master, check with the universities of your interest if a one-year master is sufficient to apply for a PhD.
For more information please visit: http://www.miur.it/guida/capitolo3.htm or https://www.esteri.it/mae/en/politica_estera/cultura/universita/master_dottorati.html
How can I obtain recognition of this academic qualification in my country of origin?
Holders of Italian Higher Education degrees who wish to have them recognized abroad:
What does the cost of bed and breakfast accommodation at the ITCILO campus cover?
The bed and breakfast accommodation at the ITCILO campus costs € 6,930. It covers the cost of a single room and breakfast only (no lunch or dinner).
Accommodation outside the ITCILO campus
If you don’t stay on the ITCILO campus, you can also find an accommodation in central Turin. A single room (breakfast excluded) costs about 400-600€ per month.
Please visit Turin University’s accommodation web pages:
Important: In order to find an accommodation outside of the ITCILO Campus, which is not too far to reach, it is advised to make your booking as soon as possible after receiving your acceptance letter. As Turin is a student city the demand for apartments might increase especially in the beginning of the semester.
Training facilities and Internet connections
During the face-to-face learning phase, lectures will be held in classrooms equipped with all necessary training facilities and Wi-Fi.
You room (on campus) also has an Internet connection via cable and Wi-Fi.
There is a computer room with Internet connections, open 24 hours a day in the campus reception area.
Can I bring my family?
Yes, but unfortunately no assistance with obtaining visas or accommodation is provided by the ITCILO for family members or friends that wish to stay in Italy during the participant’s period of study at the ITCILO campus.
If you want your family or friends to visit you while you are in Turin, you should arrange their visas, travel and accommodation yourself.
From which date is the cost of my stay at the ITCILO campus covered by the bed and breakfast accommodation fee?
According to ITCILO rules, the bed and breakfast accommodation starts the day before (normally a Sunday) the beginning of the course and ends the day after the end of the course (normally a Saturday).