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Ostetricia (Abilitante alla Professione Sanitaria di Ostetrica/o)

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.
If non-EU students come from a family with limited financial resource, they can choose to have their tuition fee calculated according to their family income (from €156,00 to €3.985,00 per year).
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Application fee €35 per programme

This fee is not refundable.

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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.

Programme structure

Study plan and further information are available at this link

Career opportunities

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.