Incoming Visiting student

INCOMING VISITING STUDENTS can attend lectures, prepare final dissertation, carry out research or placements at the University of Catania.

First level students can be accepted for studying purposes in the framework of an agreement already signed between the University of Catania and their home institution. They can perform a mobility period for research on their final dissertation or placements through an admission letter (for research) or an International Internship Agreement (for placement) signed by the director of the hosting department. They have to spend  at the University of Catania minimum three months for studying purposes and one month for research on final dissertation and placements. 

Second level students can be accepted for studying purposes in the framework of an agreement already signed between the University of Catania and their home institution. They can perform a mobility period for research on their final dissertation or placements throughan admission letter (for research) or an International Internship Agreement (for placement) signed by the director of the hosting department. They have to spend  at the University of Catania minimum three months for studying purposes and two months for research on final dissertation and placements. 

PhD and postgraduate students should perform a mobility period for at least one month and an "agreement of doctoral exchange" should be signed.

Specific regulations will be established and managed by the hosting department that will open departmental calls according to their own priorities. 

Students interested in becoming VISITING at the University of Catania must:

  • for studying purposes - check if the University of Catania has already signed an agreement with their institution, analyse the department courses offer and contact the departmental internationalization coordinator for support on subjects and educational activities selection; for research for final dissertation or placements - get in contact with the departmental internationalization coordinator for support in definying a research or placement programme; PhD and postgraduate mobilities - students have to agree with the sending and hosting course coordinators a joint programme
  • prepare a learning proposal using the Activities Agreement form and send it back, duly signed by the sending institution, to the host department, together with a request of  acceptance (doctoral students must provide the  “agreement of doctoral exchange” already signed by his/her course coordinator too)
  • get back the admision letter and the Activities Agreement countersigned by the director of the hosting department (the admission letter will also specify the name of the tutor assigned)
  • fill out the on-line form attaching the above-mentioned documents (in case of placements the admission letter and the International Internship Agreement have to be provided jointly in a unique file)
  • register his/her arrival at the Departmental International Didactic Unit (IDU)
  • at the end of the mobility, the tutor has to send a final report in english (specifying the dates of the mobility period, the successful activities carried-out, the amount of acquired CFU/ECTS credits) to the IDU that will provide the students with a “visiting student certification” and inform the International Mobility Office (IMO) about the successfully mobility period performed.

 

Ultima modifica: 
24/09/2019 - 13:09