Please note: deadline has been extended to December 03, 2023 ->

We are happy to inform you that the new calls for admission to the Master's degree courses reserved for international students are online:

Department of Engineering for Innovation -

The new call  for "Admission of international students (Extra-EU) to the Master's degree courses of the Department of Engineering for Innovation (a. y. 2024-2025)" is online!  

In order to apply please follow the procedures below:

Step 1 - Pre-enrol on Universitaly (follow the instructions)
Step 2 - Register on the website (text instructions - slides)
Step 3 - Enter/list your qualifications (guide with slides)
Step 4 - Apply to the call and upload the documentation required by the call (follow the text instructions)

New deadline for applications is 3 December 2023. The admission interview will take place online on 20 December 2023 at 10:30 a.m. (Italian time).


Department of Biology - "Admission of international students (Extra-EU) to the Master's degree course in Coastal and Marine Biology and Ecology (a. y. 2023-2024)" - To apply for admission following the step-by-step instructions go to the dedicated section on our international websites. Deadline 28 February 2023 - Interviews from 8 March 2023 (expired)



Funding Opportunities

Invest your Talent in Italy (IYT) (expired)

International students interested in attending one of the Master's degree courses above can benefit from a scholarship under the "Invest your Talent in Italy (IYT)" Programme.

The IYT call for applications is reserved exclusively for students permanently resident in the following countries:

Armenia, Azerbaijan, Brazil, China, Colombia, South Korea, Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Tunisia, Turkey, Vietnam.

for more information ->

To apply for the scholarship -> (Deadline 24 February 2023)

Please note: You must submit two separate applications! One for the chosen Master's degree course, according to the instructions in the 2023/2024 Unisalento announcement (see above option 1 and 2), and one specifically for the Invest your Talent in Italy scholarship.

Unisalento4Talents 2023 (expired)

The new Unisalento4Talents call for applications (a.y. 2023/2024) is now available!

(Official announcement page - Deadline 2 March 2023)

The Unisalento4Talents Programme is an initiative developed within the framework of the University of Salento’s internationalisation policies and aimed at increasing the number of international students.

The call for applications is therefore aimed at all international students who enrol in the 2023/2024 academic year as full-time students on two-year Master’s degree courses at the University of Salento. In the context of this Call, by International Student is meant any EU student (excluding any Italian citizen) and non-EU student residing abroad who has obtained a qualification valid for access to his/her chosen Master’s degree course in an institution outside the Italian system.

With the Unisalento4Talents Call 2022, 25 scholarships will be awarded to international students who intend to enrol on the following Master’s degree courses taught in English:

  • LM-6 Coastal and Marine Biology and Ecology
  • LM-27 Communication Engineering and Electronic Technologies
  • LM-31 Management Engineering
  • LM-53 Materials Engineering and Nanotechnology
  • LM-20 Aerospace Engineering

Selected students will be entitled to the following benefits:

  • Exemption from university fees, charges and the regional ADISU tax;
  • Free single or double room accommodation from the beginning of the first semester of the academic year 2023/2024 or, if the accommodation is not available, a scholarship of the value of €3000,00 per year that will be paid to the student monthly
  • Free Italian language course at the Centro Linguistico di Ateneo (University Language Centre);

To apply -> Unisalento4Talents call for applications (a.y. 2023/2024)