Why study a foundation programme?
NEWS: For the a.a. 2020/21 the Foundation Course is confirmed and the first semester will be held online.
The second semester in presence in Pisa will be activated if there will be at least 5 students for each study option (Foundation Course Humanities and Science). In any case, for those who will not be able to obtain a Visa, the entire program will be held online.
The tuition fees are reduced as follows: 4250 euros (FCH and FCS); 6750 euros (96 CFC); 9250 euros (120 CFC).
The foundation course offers you a direct route into studying at a world-class university.
It is a preparatory course taught in both Italian and english aimed at prospective students who want to apply for undergraduate degrees at the University of Pisa.
If you do not meet the entry criteria for your chosen undergraduate course, the foundation course may offer you an alternative entry route.
All of our undergraduate courses can be accessed via the foundation course, and international students will also have the chance to improve their Italian language skills.
Students who pass the Foundation Course will be exempted from the Italian Proficiency University admission test of the University of Pisa
A foundation course is the first step on the way to successfully obtaining your degree!
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