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Passion in your Future Job


If you believe in your passion for the sea and want it to become your future job opportunity,

REGISTER TO THE COURSE IN MARINE SCIENCES!

If you wish to enroll at the University of Milano-Bicocca, and specifically at Marine Sciences post-graduate degree, there is a specific procedure to follow which depends on your nationality and qualifications.

Further information for students applying from outside the EU is available here.

Deadlines and procedures for submission of the application

Application deadlines

For extraUE students applying for Visa: From April 4th 2022 to June 11st 2022

For everyone else: From June 12th 2022 to September 8th 2022

Documents required

Access to the Master’s Degree is subject to the possession of specific curricular requirements (indicated in Art. 5 of the Teaching Regulations) and to the adequacy of the preparation staff checked in accordance with the provisions of art. 6 of the Teaching Regulations.

SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED WITH THE APPLICATION BY CANDIDATES HOLDING A FOREIGN DEGREE

Please, check out here whether new requirements apply, or write to welcome.desk@unimib.it

  1. Copy of the degree required for admission (in Italian or English)
  2. Transcript of records (in Italian or English)
  3. Official translation in Italian or English, if the degree is issued in other languages
  4. Diploma Supplement, Dichiarazione di Valore in loco or CIMEA’s Statement of comparability of foreign qualifications, if already held by the candidate during the on line application
  5. Any other documents held by the candidate that are useful to assess the degree (e.g. Syllabus)

DOCUMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED WITHIN 45 DAYS FROM THE DATE OF THE ENROLMENT BY STUDENTS ADMITTED WITH A FOREIGN DEGREE:

  • “Dichiarazione di Valore” (issued by your Embassy), or Diploma Supplement or CIMEA’s Statement of comparability of foreign qualifications.

IMPORTANT: European students can replace documents listed at points 1 and 2 with a statement in Italian or English language.

English Certificate

It is also required to possess an English language certificate, issued by the University or accredited by the University, at least at level B2. For the purposes of enrollment, the student must declare during the online application that he/she has no English B2 certification and wishes to take the exam at University of Milan-Bicocca. To be eligible for the exam, you must have a valid identity document. Those who have obtained a Bachelor’s degree in English are exempt from attending language certification. Those who do not possess an English language certification can take the exam at:

University of Milano-Bicocca
Room 732, third floor, building U7
Via Bicocca degli Arcimboldi, 8 – 20126 Milano.

Dates of English exam will soon be available

If your documents are ready, please go to this page for registration: Online Student Registry.

After registration (if ever done previously) you must continue to “assessment test” and follow the instructions.

If you are an Italian student, please follow this link: Segreterie Online.


Assessment Test

Interview assessments of applicants’ suitability to attend the course will be carried out to evaluate  basic knowledge of geology, biology, chemistry and geography, all necessary prerequisites to complete the proposed course successfully.

The interview is also an opportunity to indicate areas requiring further study, and suggest personalised remedial study plans. Should candidates have significant knowledge gaps, they will be advised on the particular subjects/exams requiring further study in order to be accepted on the Master’s Course. Both. The interview, will be conducted in English. For foreign applicants and residents living beyond 150 km distance from the University of Milano-Bicocca the interview can be taken online.

Candidates are requested to auto-asses their education background. If necessary, they can fill their gaps in one or more of the three fields using the following list of recommended readings.

EnvironmentIntroducing Geomorphology : A Guide to Landforms and Processes, Adrian Harvey; or Introducing Geology: A Guide to the World of Rocks, G. Park

BioecologyMarine Ecology,Kaiser et al.

Human Geography:  Human Geography“, Bjelland, Montello, Fellman, Getis, only Cap 1 (Introduction) and Cap 13 (Human Impact on the Environment).

 

The interview will take place:

FIRST WINDOW

For extraUE students applying for Visa: June 17th 2022

For everyone else: September 15th and September 16th 2022

 

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