IED Undergraduate Programs in Italy
(BA – IED Diploma – BAH validated by University of Westminster)
GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
In order to be eligible for admission to a 1st Level Academic Diploma*, leading to an academic degree awarded by the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR) students must:
- hold a Secondary School Diploma that:
a. satisfies the requirements to enter university education in the awarding country
b. was conferred on completion of min. 12 years of previous global schooling**
- be proficient in the language of the chosen course (Italian/English);
- not be enrolled to any other course in any other Academy or University;
- be 18 years old by the end of the year in which the course starts***;
- comply with Admission and Enrollment procedures;
*Equivalent to a three-year Bachelor of Arts course.
**Students who do not comply with the minimum 12 years of previous global schooling may apply to the chosen course and obtain a IED Diploma. BA H courses validated by University of Westminster do not require b.
For any questions about a international diploma validity, applicants should contact the Italian Diplomatic Authorities in the country where their diploma was issued.
***If under 18 at the moment of Application/Enrollment, the person exercising Parental Authority must countersign all documents and send a valid identity document.
To gain admission to the selected Undergraduate course students must comply with IED Online Admission procedures on admission.ied.it.
FOR FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT REQUIREMENTS AND PROCEDURES PLEASE DOWNLOAD THE PDF FILES ON THE RIGHT SIDE COLUMN.
PLEASE NOTE: TRANSFER STUDENTS
Students already enrolled to other Universities/Academies/Institutes in Italy or Abroad may apply to IED Undergraduate Programs with Credit Recognition following the Transfer Procedure. In order to start the transfer procedure your academic curriculum will have to be evaluated by our Academic Commission. The evaluation may let you enter at the first year with credits recognized or at the second year (with debits). In addition to the documents required for admission process IED needs to receive some additional documents. Once IED has received all this documentation, the Academic Council will appraise the application’s suitability. If admitted the applicant will have to go on with the Admission Procedure and to undersign the Course Structure.
For further details please check pdf TRANSFER on the right side column.
Suggested timing: Applications are open until the beginning of the course (October) however to comply with the Ministerial entry requirements and its strict level of quality, and in order to guarantee the effective interaction among teaching staff and students, IED has a restricted number of available places to its Undergraduate courses. To be assured of having a place in the class applicants will have to complete the enrolment process. Non-European students are advised to contact as soon as possible the Italian Diplomatic Authorities in their countries for further information on the Pre-enrolment, VISA and language issues, as requirements are often subject to change.