Dottorato di Ricerca

Per gli studenti stranieri

Procedure to support foreign students

Are you a new foreign PhD Politecnico di Milano student ?

Download: welcome to Politecnico

Our offices can help you in this way:

  • If you have not yet arrived in Italy and you need information about visa procedures and bureaucracy
  • If you're about to leave and you think you will have problems or difficulties

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  • If you are already in Italy you should contact the PhD International Office Service in Via Golgi 42, from 9.30 to 12.30 a.m.,  you will receive support with housing queries, scholarships, enrolment, registration and certification.

The PhD Service will take you to the Visiting Service that will help you with:

  • permit to stay (help with filling post-forms kit),
  • health care in Italy,
  • the tax code.

If you are given a temporary contract ( the Visiting Service in collaboration with the Department will manage the procedure for requesting permission from the Prefecture.”Sportello Unico”.