Procedure for Admission: the regulation for Admittance to the a.y. 2017/2018 in English, translates the Competition Call only for information purposes and does not have legal value.

The Italian version of the Competition Call, the Rectoral Decree n° 5089 is the official document regulating the competition.



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Applications must be submitted only by means of the specified procedure by 30 June 2017, by visiting the website and following the instructions provided.

Undergraduates studying for degrees in the classes reported in the “Bando di Concorso” (Competition regulation) may also apply for admission provided their degrees will be awarded by 28 July 2017.

Possono presentare domanda di ammissione anche i candidati laureandi nelle classi di laurea di cui all’Art. 2 del Bando pubblicato purchè conseguano il titolo entro il 28 luglio 2017.

Applications may be submitted online or in a paper format.

Online applications:
In order to apply, candidates must  follow the instructions for filling out the online form at

Paper applications:
Applications may also be made by sending in the application form (available for download at and the documentation required in paper format (email and fax applications will not be accepted) to the following address:
Università della Svizzera italiana, USI
Decanato della Facoltà di scienze della comunicazione
Via Giuseppe Buffi 13
CH-6900 Lugano