Incoming exchange students

If you want to add an international dimension to your educational path by spending a mobility period abroad, the University of Bologna is pleased to welcome you. The University of Bologna takes part in many exchange programmes giving students from all over the world the opportunity to follow part of their educational programme at the University of Bologna.

Information for exchange students in the coronavirus emergency period

All general news concerning teaching activities, the services of the University of Bologna and other useful information on emergency management are notified via e-mail to the @studio.unibo.it box. Check your Unibo account often.
The main information is collected on this page.

In the coronavirus emergency period, like all students of the University of Bologna, you can attend lectures and take the exams online according to the scheduled dates and times.
If you have left the University of Bologna, you can continue to attend lectures and you can take the exams on the set dates and times, because your student career has remained active, even if you have checked out.
Attention! Online lectures are available synchronously and are not recorded. You must therefore consider the time differences with respect to the Central European Time (CET).
If the emergency ends during your exchange period, you can return to the University of Bologna and resume your activities.
If you decide not to return to the University of Bologna, you can still attend lectures and take the exams online, until the end of the semester.
If you have decided to interrupt your mobility and have not checked out, please send your travel document to the Exchange Student Desk in Bologna, to the International Relations Office at your Campus to end your mobility period.
Attention! In order to take the exams, you must have checked in.
The Certificate of Departure will report the dates of Check-in and out, regardless of the dates on which you took the exams.
Read how to contact the Exchange Student Desk in Bologna during the coronavirus emergency period.

Read on the sites of the Cesena, Forlì, Ravenna and Rimini Campuses how to contact the International Relations Offices in the coronavirus emergency period.
Stay up to date on the emergency situation in Italy and comply with the provisions of the Italian authorities.

 

Read carefully the information for all students who spend a mobility period at the University of Bologna under the Erasmus + programme or other exchange agreements.
Only if you are an Erasmus + ICM (Extra-UE Mobility) or Mobility CONFAP-ITALY (MCI Brazil) student, go directly to the Other mobility programs section.

The University of Bologna is a multicampus university. Please read the
following pages and, if your mobility period takes place in a Campus other than Bologna, find out more about CesenaForlìRavenna and Rimini Campuses

Published Before you come to the University of Bologna
What to do to spend a mobility period at the University of Bologna.
Published During the exchange period
How to find your way in a new university. The main steps to take, to make the most of your mobility period at the University of Bologna.
Published At the end of the exchange period
What to do to finish your mobility period at the University of Bologna.
Published Other mobility programmes
Information about some specific mobility programmes.
Published Information for partner universities
This page provides the main information for partner universities wishing to send exchange students to spend a mobility period at the University of Bologna.