Pre-arrival: to do for international students
Permit of Stay and Registration in Milan
In this area you can find some basic information to help you register and settle in Italy once you have been admitted in one of our PhD programs.
EU citizens have to register at the municipality of the town they intend to reside in.
HOW TO REGISTER AT THE MUNICIPALITY
NON ‐ EU CITIZENS
If you are a non - EU citizen, you need to apply for a student visa at the Italian diplomatic authority of the country you reside in. Please note that it is your responsibility to apply for the appropriate visa.
Once you hold your student visa and you cross the Italian border, you must apply for a Permit of Stay for study purposes (Permesso di soggiorno per motivi di studio).
HOW TO APPLY FOR A PERMIT OF STAY
Once you hold your Permit of Stay, you also need to REGISTER AT THE MUNICIPALITY of the town you intend to reside in. Basic information is availble here .
- Housing Facilities for PhD students
- Health Care Service
- How to obtain the Italian univocal ID number
- How to get a mobile phone/ SIM card
- How to open a bank account
- Learning Italian in Campus