Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Cattolica International


How to apply

Fill in the online Application Form and send it to ucsc.international-pc@unicatt.it together with the following documentation: CV, motivation letter, English Language Proficiency Report/Certificate(s), recommendation letter provided by a professor of your home institution. Download the samples.

You will be invited to schedule a Skype interview with UCSC to verify areas of interest/availability of the research.

Tuition fees

Administrative and Placement Fee: € 350.
The placement fee will be due upon acceptance by the Host University.

Once selected, students will be assigned a supervisor in Piacenza

Payment Details
Kind of payment: bank transfer
Beneficiary: Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore - Via E. Parmense, 84 – 29122 Piacenza
Bank: Cassa di Risparmio di Parma e Piacenza - Agenzia D - via Colombo, 101/D - 29100 Piacenza Bank Account: 000000015755
IBAN: IT52B0623012607000000015755
CAB: 12607 – ABI: 06230 – CIN: B
Reason for payment: your Name and Surname – RESEARCH PROJECT

Documents to provide upon acceptance:

  • 2 passport-size pictures (original or jpg);
  • Copy of your Passport and Visa (for non-EU citizens) / Copy of a valid ID;
  • Copy of your International Health Insurance / Copy of your European Health Card;
  • Copy of your Insurance against work-related injuries;
  • UCSC 'Access to Lab' form (dully filled in and signed by your home institution and printed on headed paper)