Students who are interested in studying in Italy will find reasonable information that will help them to navigate this country. From the official language to other languages routinely spoken throughout the country, to what to expect for a month-to-month rent living situation.
We will even cover what universities are currently open to the public and private institutions that are still open. There are a few universities that some students will find within their internet search that have closed down in Italy. But we have the currently open universities list below.
Along with living costs, we have provided an annual tuition cost section that will detail a bit about what a student can expect to spend in tuition per academic year. There is an average cost along with a maximum amount that can be expected with more needed resources topics such as medical.
We always suggest that within the student’s study search, or where to study and at what university to look through each university website and utilize the contact information to gain more insight.
Universities in Italy:
- Sapienza University of Rome
- University of Bologna
- University of Padua
- University of Milan
- University of Naples Federico II
- University of Pisa
- University of Turin
- University of Trento
- University of Florence
- Catholic University of the Sacred Heart
- University of Rome “Tor Vergata”
- Polytechnic University of Turin
- University Of Siena
This is not the complete list of available public and private universities.
Cost of Tuition
The cost of college tuition on Italy does depend on the subject field that is being studied. For example, there are many different subjects available to study but the subject of education and teaching will cost a student €500-3,000 Euros per year.
More subjects to study include:
- Science and Technology
- Art and Design
- Social Studies
- Technology of food production
- Machinery and Equipment for food production
- Mechanical Engineering
- Technology of textile and clothing design
- Design (costume and fabric)
- Security System Data
- Mathematical and software automated production
- Project Management
- Business Administration
- Finance Management
- Foreign Languages
Cost of Living in Italy
What can be expected of a monthly budget with rent included while living in Italy? Students we need to budget for around $650 for a two-bedroom apartment. Italy is considered one of the cheaper countries to live in with food and rent being on the cheaper side. Which is useful to international college students.
Utilities will amount to around $220 USD per month. This could be lower depending on what utilities are needed, like high-speed internet.
Main Languages Spoken in Italy
What languages should an international student learn before arriving to Italy to study at the university they sent admissions to? The main language in Italy is Italian. Which is also referred to as Italian. Other languages include English, French, Spanish, and Greek. With one official language spoken throughout the country, there are many other languages spoken as well. However, the main language will be the best bet for an international student to learn so they can navigate Italy well enough without any trouble when it comes to not understanding what someone else is trying to say.
Students will more than likely be tested on their Italian skills before arriving in Italy to study.