Single course units

The University of Padova provides international students and graduates with the opportunity to attend single course units (up to 5 for each academic year) and take the related exams without having to be enrolled in any degree course.

  Who can apply

  • Italian and international students enrolled at any public or private university, in Italy or abroad (excluding the University of Padova).
  • Italian and international graduates who need to attend further courses in order to be admitted to second-cycle degrees, Specialisation Schools, Public competitions etc.
  • Italian or foreign citizens who are not currently enrolled at any university, who wish to further develop their academic/professional skills.

  Single courses on offer - a.y. 2017/18

The full list of single courses on offer is available here:

Click on the name of the degree course to access the list of single course units per each course.

Enrolment in single course units is not allowed for the following courses: Building Engineering and Architecture; Primary Teacher Education; Veterinary Medicine; School of Dentistry; Medicine and Surgery; all the first cycle degree courses belonging to the School of Medicine.

Final examinations must be passed and recorded by 30 September 2018. A Transcripts of Records listing the courses attended and the exams taken can be issued upon request.

  Applications and deadlines

European students
Non-European students residing in Italy

  1. Fill in the Application Form and hand it in OR send it via post to the Student Office (see below)
  2. Wait for approval by selection committee of the chosen course(s).

Once admitted to the single course(s):

  1. Register on Uniweb. Log into www.uniweb.unipd.it and register by filling in your personal details on https://uniweb.unipd.it/Home.do?cod_lingua=eng . At the end of the registration procedure, you will receive a username and a provisional password (activation code) to use when connecting to the https://uniweb.unipd.it/AddressBook/ABStartProcessoRegAction.do , you will then need to set up three security questions and a new password with which they will be able to access the reserved area by logging into https://uniweb.unipd.it/Home.do?cod_lingua=eng
  2. Pay the corresponding fee (see below “Fees and payments”)
  3. Hand in the following documents to the Enrolment Office:
    • 1 passport-size photo
    • a copy of your passport/identity card
    • a copy of your residence permit (only for non-European students residing in Italy)
    • proof of payment of the corresponding fee

Deadlines 2017/2018
4 September 2017 - 16 January 2018
1 March 2018 - 28 May 2018

For enrolment deadlines for course units offered under short specialisation courses, visit the dedicated page.

Non-European students residing outside Italy

  1. Apply at the Italian embassy or consulate in your country of residence by 28 December 2017 for the second semester or third trimester of a.y. 2017/18
  2. Fill in the Application Form and hand it in OR send it via post to the Student Office (see below)
  3. Wait for approval by selection committee of the chosen course(s).

Once admitted to the single course(s):

  1. Register on Uniweb. Log into www.uniweb.unipd.it and register by filling in your personal details on https://uniweb.unipd.it/Home.do?cod_lingua=eng . At the end of the registration procedure, you will receive a username and a provisional password (activation code) to use when connecting to the https://uniweb.unipd.it/AddressBook/ABStartProcessoRegAction.do , you will then need to set up three security questions and a new password with which they will be able to access the reserved area by logging into https://uniweb.unipd.it/Home.do?cod_lingua=eng.
  2. Pay the corresponding fee (see below)
  3. Hand in the following documents to the Student Office (see below):
    • 1 passport-size photo
    • a copy of your passport / identity card
    • a copy of your residence permit application form
    • proof of payment of the corresponding fee

  Fees and payments

For each single course you have been admitted to you will have to pay a fee of 224,50 euros, which includes the regional tax and stamp duty (to be paid only once even if you are attending more course units). The total fee may therefore range between 224,50 (for 1 course) up to 1024,50 euro (5 courses).

Fees can be paid by bank transfers (see forms below) or by credit card directly at the Student Office.

  Student Office

Segreterie Studenti

General Secretariat
Casa Grimani, Lungargine Piovego, 2/3 - Padova
Tel. +39 049 827 6431 - Fax +39 049 827 6434

Opening hours: Monday and Wednesday 9:00 -13:00;  Tuesday and Thursday 9:00 – 15:00. Closed on Friday

Phone answering: Mondays, Tuesday and Fridays 9:00 - 11:00; Wednesdays 12:00 - 13:00; Thursdays 15:00 - 17:00

Agriculture Sciences
Agripolis - Viale dell'Università, 16 35020 - Legnaro (PD)
Tel.: +39 049 827 2540 -Fax +39 049 827 2541
E-mail: SegStud.Agraria@unipd.it  

Arts and Philosophy
Casa Grimani, Lungargine Piovego,2/3 - 35131 Padova
Tel.: +39 049 827 6433-6442-6389 - Fax +39 049 827 6430
E-mail: SegStud.Lettere@unipd.it

Economics and Business Administration
Casa Grimani, Lungargine Piovego, 2/3 - 35131 Padova
Tel.:+39 049 827 6416-6419 - Fax +39 049 827 6415
E-mail: SegStud.Economia@unipd.it

Engineering
Casa Grimani, Lungargine Piovego, 2/3 - 35131 Padova
Tel.: +39 049 827 6444-6454 - Fax +39 049 827 6939
E-mail: SegStud.Ingegneria@unipd.it

Education
Casa Grimani, Lungargine Piovego, 2/3 - 35131 Padova
Tel.: +39 049 827 6433-6389-6442 - Fax +39 049 827 6430
E-mail: SegStud.ScFormazione@unipd.it

Law
Casa Grimani, Lungargine Piovego, 2/3 - 35131 Padova
Tel.: +39 049 827 6416-6418 - Fax +39 049 827 6415
E-mail: SegStud.Giurisprudenza@unipd.it

Medical School
Casa Grimani, Lungargine Piovego, 2/3 - 35131 Padova
Tel.: +39 049 827 6436-6437 Fax +39 049 827 6447
E-mail: SegStud.Medicina@unipd.it

Pharmacy
Casa Grimani, Lungargine Piovego, 2/3 - 35131 Padova
Tel.: +39 049 827 6449 - Fax +39 049 827 6447
E-mail: SegStud.Farmacia@unipd.it

Political Sciences
Casa Grimani, Lungargine Piovego, 2/3 - 35131 Padova
Tel.: +39 049 827 6416-6418 - Fax +39 049 827 6415
E-mail: SegStud.ScPolitiche@unipd.it

Psychology
Casa Grimani, Lungargine Piovego, 2/3 - 35131 Padova
Tel.: +39 049 827 6416-6425 Fax +39 049 827 6415
E-mail: SegStud.Psicologia@unipd.it 

Sciences
Casa Grimani, Lungargine Piovego, 2/3 - 35131 Padova
Tel.: +39 049 827 6441-6444 Fax +39 049 827 6939
E-mail: SegStud.ScienzeMFN@unipd.it

Statistical Sciences
Casa Grimani, Lungargine Piovego, 2/3- 35131 Padova
Tel.: +39 049 827 6416-6419 Fax +39 049 827 6415
E-mail: SegStud.ScStatistiche@unipd.it

Veterinary Medicine
Agripolis - Viale dell'Università, 16 35020 - Legnaro (PD)
Tel.: +39 049 827 2540 Fax +39 049 827 2541
E-mail: SegStud.Veterinaria@unipd.it