Ostetricia (Abilitante alla Professione Sanitaria di Ostetrica/o)
|Study location||Italy, Pavia|
|Nominal duration||3 anni (180 ECTS)|
|Tuition fee||€4,500 per year
Tuition fee for non-EU students who enter Italy with a study visa is based on flat rate and depends on the citizenship.
|Application fee||€60 one-time|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
High-school diploma awarded after at least 12 years of documented education.
Access to the Degree Course in Ostetricia (Abilitante alla Professione Sanitaria di Ostetrica/o) has a national entry test requirement.
THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE INDICATED IN THE ANNUAL ANNOUNCEMENT TO THE COURSE WHICH WILL BE AVAILABLE BY JULY 15TH.
For further information please contact the Welcome Point
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: Italian.
Non-eu students residing abroad who would like to enroll in a study course completely taught in Italian, have to prove their knowledge of the language through an Italian language test.
The following are excluded from this obligation:
For further information, consult the Pavia Linguistic Center website .
The Degree in “Ostetricia” is a three-year professionalizing degree course.
The educational activities are divided into theoretical lessons and practical training, integrating the contents in compliance with the training objectives.
The theoretical lessons, elective teaching activities, and seminars are carried out by university professors and SSN employees who update their contents according to the Medicine of Evidence in order to achieve the qualifying training objectives.
The midwives are entrusted with official courses related to the scientific-disciplinary sector of their relevance, thus contributing to complete the professional training.
The internship and the professional laboratory work are carried out by the students at: the birth point of a third level center; a IRCCS (hospital); an accredited structure;or obstetric, gynecological and neonatological Operating Units, supported by a tutor belonging to the same professional profile in a 1: 1 or 2: 1 ratio.
Study plan and further information are available at this link
The midwife practices the profession in public and private hospitals as an employee or as a freelancer, on the territory in family counseling centers, as a freelancer in full autonomy in assistance to pregnancy, childbirth, home delivery, or in Maternity Homes.