How to apply

To enroll on the University of Parma’s Foundation Year, students need to follow the following simple steps:

 

1. Fill out the online application form by 15 July 2021 for “Early Birds” students, by 15 August 2021 for “Regular” and “Dante” students, or 20 September for “Music study programme”.

Attach:

  • transcript of records of the last secondary school year;
  • copy of Passport;
  • an original version of the secondary school leaving qualification (or a copy of the original version), officially translated into Italian, and Declaration of Value* (if you have it) issued by the Italian authorities in the country of residence.

2.  Applicants will receive an Admission Letter and will enroll on the FY Programme through the website universitaly.it  submitting a pre-enrolment request form (please, see the guide).

3. The University of Parma will issue a Validation Letter once applicants have paid 15% of tuition fees and sent a copy of the money transfer receipt to foundationyear@unipr.it.

4. Applicants holding their Admission Letter and Validation Letter are requested to apply for a type D Visa (study purpose) at the Italian Embassy/Consulate in their home country.

5. Prospective students are requested to pay 65% of tuition fee by:

  • “Early Birds”: 10 September 2021;
  • “Regular” , “Dante” and “Music study programme”: 1 October 2021.

6. Students are requested to pay the remaining 20% of total tuition fees by:

  • “Early Birds”: 1 October 2021;
  • “Regular” ,”Dante” and “Music study programme”: 22 October 2021.

* It is not mandatory to produce the Declaration of Value at this stage; applicants can produce it after having applied on the Universitaly portal. Nonetheless, this document is necessary in order to complete the enrolment process.

Order of admission

Admission in chronological order upon payment.

  • 10 students minimum for the General programme or 13 students for the Music programme. Maximum 50 students.

 

 

                                                        HOW TO APPLY: A SHORT REMIDER

 

WHAT TO DO WHEN
Fill out the online application form (Expression of Interest) and attach the requested documents By 15 July 2021 (“Early Birds”), by 15 August 2021 (“Regular” and “Dante”) and 20 September 2021 (“Music study programme” students)
Submit the pre-enrolment request form through Universitaly Upon receiving the Admission Letter from the University of Parma
Pay 15% of tuition fees After completing the pre-enrolment procedure through Universitaly.

 

By 15 July 2021 (“Early Birds”), by 15 August 2021 (“Regular” and “Dante”) and 30 September 2021 (“Music study programme” students)

Apply for a type D Visa (study purpose) at the Italian Embassy/Consulate in your home country Holding your Admission Letter and Validation Letter
Pay 65% of tuition fees
  • “Early Birds”: by 10 September 2021
  • “Regular”: by 1 October 2021
  • “Dante”:  by 1 October 2021
  • “Music study programme”: by 1 October 2021
Pay the remaining 20% of tuition fees
  • “Early Birds”: by 1 October 2021
  • “Regular” ”: by 22 October 2021
  • “Dante”: by 22 October 2021
  • “Music study programme”: by 22 October 2021