Exemptions and incentives

Every year, the University of Bologna offers to all its students scholarships, fellowships, and a wide range of aids and benefits.
Published Total merit-based exemption for students enrolled in the first year of second cycle degree programmes
The University of Bologna exempts students enrolled for the first year of a Second cycle degree programme from the payment of tuition fees if they satisfy specific merit requirements.
Published Exemptions for students who become parents
Students who become parents during the academic year are exempted from the payment of tuition fees.
Published Benefits for students with brothers and/or sisters, or parents and/or children, enrolled at the University of Bologna
Tuition fees are reduced for households with more than one member enrolled at the University of Bologna.
Published Exemptions for students with disabilities
Students with disabilities are exempted from the payment of tuition fees.
Published Unibo for Refugees
A project promoted by the University of Bologna and the Municipality of Bologna for the integration of refugee students in the university world.
Published UNI-CO-RE: University Corridors for Refugees (Ethiopia-Unibo 2019-21)
UNI-CO-RE was created to allow refugee students in Ethiopia to continue their academic career at the University of Bologna.
Published Total exemption for members of religious orders
Published Tuition fee reduction for undergraduates with specific requirements who only have to sit the final examination
If you have been enrolled for a number of years exceeding the normal course duration plus one and you only have to sit the final examination, your tuition fees may be reduced. Check if you are eligible and apply by 9 March 2023.