How, where, when. Deadlines and procedures to enrol in the programme



In order to enrol in the Master of Science in Nanotechnology Engineering, international students (EU/non EU) must complete a pre-selection application.

A pre-selection application is an online application allowing international students to be assessed well before the official Call for Applications is published. This application is particularly important for those applying for a study visa to enter Italy. Most programmes will ask pre-selection applicants to provide:

  • Passport
  • High School and University Diploma
  • Transcript of Records
  • Language Certificate
  • Reference Letters
  • Additional supporting documents

Here are the main steps international students have to follow to apply in the Master of science in Nanotechnology Engineering:

  1. Complete the pre-selection application available at the following link -> https://sapienza.gomovein.com/information/index/618e2c2b71cc863622480502/eng
  2. Create an account on Infostud, Sapienza's student services portal here -> https://www.studenti.uniroma1.it/phoenixreg/#/
  3. Follow the instructions contained in your programme's "Call for Admissions" available at https://corsidilaurea.uniroma1.it/en/corso/2021/30429/home
  4. Apply for a study visa on WWW.UNIVERSITALY.IT (NON-UE STUDENTS ONLY). Registration on Universitaly website is mandatory. For any question concerning your registration on Universitaly portal, you can get in touch with the Sapienza Office for International Students at the following e-mail address accesso.sapienza@uniroma1.it

IMPORTANT: Please note that final admissions are dependent on the successful outcome of all of the above steps, some of which are not controlled or managed by Sapienza University of Rome. Do make sure to follow all the regulations applying to your specific status (e.g. visa applicant, permanent resident, international degree holder, etc.). Please also note that pre-selection does not means enrolment.


Deadline for online pre-selection applications:

Program name

Non-EU students deadline

All other  candidates Deadline






During the procedure you will need to upload the following:

  • Copy of a valid passport (page with photo)
  • Certificate proving the student´s proficiency of the English language, e.g., TOEFL/IELTS (this does not apply to native English speakers)
  • Official transcript of academic records
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Passport photograph
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Letter of motivation

Please note that the International Student Registration Office of Sapienza will require a hard copy of all these documents in order to complete your enrollment upon arrival in Rome.

After completing the online application,you must Check with the local Italian Embassy/Consulate or Italian Institute of Culture the deadline to apply for a student visa (typically, by the end of May) and whether other documents, besides those listed above, are necessary. If you have been admitted, you should have already received by then an admission letter from Sapienza.

For more information please visit the following link -> https://www.uniroma1.it/en/pagina/office-students-international-degrees and all the documents downloadable at this page.

Further details are also available here (valid for a.y. 2021/2022, for a.y. 2022/2023 please continute to check this page) -> https://corsidilaurea.uniroma1.it/sites/default/files/documenti_ufficiali/2021/169/30429_e.pdf

Provisions in force for A.Y. 2021/2022 are available at https://www.studiare-in-italia.it/studentistranieri/moduli/2021/Circolare_2021_2022_EN.pdf (soon available for a.y. 2022/2023)