UNITUS Scholarships for Afghan and Iranian Women Students in Italy, 2023-24

Opportunity Detail

  • Language Requirement Not required
  • Gender Female
  • Level Bachelor Master
  • Eligible Region/Countries

    Afghanistan and Iran

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  • Medium of Instruction English
  • Opportunity ID 69965
  • Funding Type Partially Funded

Opportunity Description

Application is now open for the University of Tuscia – UNITUS Scholarships for Afghan and Iranian Women Students in Italy for 2023-24. This scholarship program concerns Afghanistan and Iran’s current dangerous and emergency situation. Scholarships for Afghan and Iranian women are in response to strongly jeopardized exercises of the right to education of young female students..

UNITUS for Refugees, the subject of this call, is the scholarships award, including money and services aimed to support Afghan and Iranian women students. This call mainly aimed to welcome and assist applicants applying for these scholarships to successfully enrol to one of the bachelor, single cycle, or master’s degree course at University of Tuscia. Applicants wishing to start or continue their studies at the University of Tuscia are welcome to apply.


Application Deadline: Not Specified

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Host Organization: University of Tuscia (UNITUS)

Location: Viterbo, Italy

Degree Level: Bachelor’s, Single Cycle, or Master’s Degree

Number of Opportunity: N/A

Scholarships Duration: 12 Months

Funding Type: Partially Funded

Eligible Countries: Afghanistan and Iran

Gender: Female

Language Required: English/Italian

Fields: Various fields

Benefits of the UNITUS Scholarships for Afghan and Iranian Women Students

The University of Tuscia supports initiatives for Afghan or Iranian citizens interested in enrolling at the University by activating three different support measures:

  • Total € 6000 each (€ 500/month) for the enrolment in the academic year 2023-2024 in a bachelor’s degree, single cycle degree (5 or 6 years of length), or master’s degree taught in English or Italian.

For students who use the accommodation within the Lazio Disco structures, the 12 monthly scholarships reduction is applicable for a total amount of € 3600 each (€ 300/month) and a total exemption from the payment of tuition fees for the academic year 2023-2024. Please consider an exception for the regional tax and the duty stamp for a total amount of € 156.

  • Single courses total tuition fee exemption.
  • Total tuition fees exemption for the academic year 2023-2024, except for the regional tax and the duty stamp for a total amount of € 156.
  • Assistance for enrolment procedures at the University.
  • Tutoring service.
  • Orientation and welcoming services to enhance inclusion in the University and the social context.

Important Notes:

  • Candidates receiving any other scholarship or funding from public or private institutions should accept only one.
  • No grantee is available for winners before physically arriving in Italy.
  • Applicants who enroll from abroad should prove their date of physical arrival in Italy by the seal on their passport. The University will consider them the beginning of the right to economic benefits.

Eligibility Criteria

All applicants should meet the following requirements to apply for the UNITUS Scholarships for Afghan and Iranian Women Students:

  • Be a female student.
  • Holding Afghan or Iranian citizenship.
  • Prove a study qualification appropriate for enrolment for the academic year 2023/2024 in a bachelor’s degree program, one cycle master’s degree, or master’s degree.
  • Hold a residence permit for subsidiary protection, political asylum, or any other temporary protections as per Italian migration laws issued after 1st September 2022.
  • Alternatively, applicants should have submitted the first political asylum residence permit application after 1st September 2022.

Selection Procedure

The application selection occurs considering the assessment of the qualifications and the first come, first serve criteria. The University Evaluation Committee who is specifically designated for the awarding of scholarships will evaluate the applications. For further info regarding the selection procedure, please email [email protected].

How to Apply for the UNITUS Scholarships for Afghan and Iranian Women Students?


The UNITUS Scholarship application process is entirely online, and applicants can start applying by entering the link below.



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For detailed information about the UNITUS Scholarships for Afghan and Iranian Women Students, please visit the University website or read the Call for Applications.

Important Note: Please check the University website for updated information. This opportunity is prepared based on the present Call for Applications and University call.

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