Tecniche di Radiologia Medica, per Immagini e Radioterapia (Abilitante alla Professione Sanitaria di Tecnico di Radiologia Medica)
|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 Tecniche di Radiologia Medica, Per Immagini e Radioterapia (Abilitante alla Professione Sanitaria di Tecnico di Radiologia Medica) has a national entry test requirement.
THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE INDICATED IN THE ANNUAL ANNOUNCEMENT TO THE COURSE (consult the section “B) immatricolazione di studenti con titoli di studio conseguiti all’estero”).
For further information please contact the Welcome Point
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: Italian.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
If you are a non European student residing abroad, you need to do a pre-enrollment via Italian Consulate and start the visa procedures. The official admission at the University of Pavia will be possible only after you will have done this pre-enrollment. Please get in contact with the Italian authority in your country as soon as possible (deadline 24 July).
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 Course in “Tecniche Sanitarie di Radiologia Medica per Immagini e Radioterapia” is divided into three years of study, with access programmed at a national level governed by a special call for admissions.
The teaching activities are divided into 180 CFUs, according to a semi-annual framework including theoretical educational activities, professional training and individual study.
The theoretical activities concern basic disciplines and are integrated with the practical activities of seminars, workshops and an internship, for a total of 60 CFUs spread over the three years of studies.
Lessons concern: the study of radiological anatomy, physiology, imaging science and techniques, fundamentals of physics, physics of radiation, physics and consumption of computed tomography and magnetic resonance, technical sciences of radiotherapy and nuclear medicine, protectionist teachings, personal services, ethics, professional deontology, and interpersonal skills, with the aim of providing students with both advanced and basic technical and operational skills in the diagnostic and therapeutic fields, as indispensable tools to respond to the labor market demand.
These teachings are complemented by training activities that use the knowledge learned in a practical sense, under the supervision of a director of vocational training activities that acts according to the ministerial regulations and general indications of the Council of Study and is the guarantor of the College / Professional Order.
The Degree Course, through the integration of lectures and practical activities, is carried out in hospitals and health centers in the local area.
The qualification obtained provides the qualification to practice as a Technician of Medical Radiology on the basis of current legislation, forming a professional able to operate according to the indications offered by their professional profile, in: public or private structures, hospital and extra-hospital centres, scientific and shelter institutes (IRCCS) and, upon recognition of the qualification, at Healthcare Facilities of the European Community as a professional with high skills, able to perform a fundamental service to the individual and the community.
Graduates can also practice in industries and research agencies for imaging and radiotherapy and in university research centers, as well as carry out professional freelance activities.
The Graduate of Medical Techniques of Medical Radiology for Imaging and Radiotherapy, moreover, can access, after passing an entrance test, the Master’s Degree in Sciences of the Medical Professions, Diagnostic Techniques or other university training activities, such as master’s degrees and master classes.
Moreover, this Degree Course offers the possibility to carry out internships in Italy or abroad by participating in Erasmus projects.
Study plan and further information are available at this link
The Radiology technician shall find employment in public structures as employee or in private structures, both as employee and freelancer.