Conversion of the residence permit

A residence permit for study purposes can be converted into:

  • a permit for employed work on attainment of any university degree after attending courses in Italy (the percentage of the studies undertaken in Italy is not relevant);
  • a permit for self-employed work on attainment of any university degree after attending courses in Italy (the percentage of the studies undertaken in Italy is not relevant);
  • a permit for employed work during a course (the percentage of the studies undertaken in Italy is relevant);
  • a permit for self-employed work during a course;
  • a residence permit for religious purposes for students who take vows and carry out their religious work in Italy after their training.

SAOS - Servizio Accoglienza Ospiti Stranieri

Enrolment Office, via Venezia 13 - 35131 Padova (20th August-3rd October) - see below
tel. +39 049 827 3077, fax +39 049 827 3203
e-mail: saos@unipd.it

Opening hours from 20th August to 3rd October 2019: Monday-Thursday 10am-1pm
The office will be temporarily located at the Enrolment Office

Standard opening hours (from 20th September 2019):

  • public hours: Monday and Wednesday 11.30 am - 1 pm; Tuesday 3-4.30 pm; Thursday 1.30-3 pm
  • only by appointment: Monday and Wednesday 10-11.30 am
  • via Skype (saosdesk.unipd): Tuesdays 17-18