|Study location||Italy, Pavia|
|Nominal duration||2 anni (120 ECTS)|
|Tuition fee||€3,500.00 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||€35.00 one-time|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Terms and conditions to access to the Degree Course in Filosofia are indicated in the annual ANNOUNCEMENT to the Course.
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”: http: //cla.unipv.it/? Page_id = 179.
Please attach the following documents during your application procedure:
The course program in “Filosofia” is aimed at the training of graduate specialists in possession of in-depth theoretical and methodological tools in the field of philosophical studies.
Along with a solid understanding of the historical evolution of philosophical thought, it aims to provide the ability to analyze and understand the theoretical problems of philosophical inquiry, the essential themes of the theory of knowledge, ethics and aesthetic reflection, also in view of the interpretation of cultural phenomena and of the analysis of the complex cognitive and communicative processes that characterize today’s society.
The course also aims to acquire mastery, in written and oral form, of at least two languages of the European Union beyond Italian, also with reference to the specific lexicons of the disciplines.
Graduates in Philosophy will be able to carry out professional activities in various fields, performing the role of manager / functionary / consultant, employee or freelance in public and private cultural institutions: libraries, museums, foundations, parks and science centers, galleries, services social and orientation, for training and curricular planning, some types of tourism, accommodation and similar activities.
Graduates can also act as editor or editor in publishing houses, newspapers and magazines, companies specialized in electronic and multimedia publishing, press / advertising and public relations offices, company staff offices. Given the wide preparation achieved, rich in interdisciplinary aspects, graduates will be able to operate as experts in human resources management, as assistants of the personnel manager or personnel in charge of personnel selection and management. Finally, graduates will be able to operate effectively also in the case of large companies, not only as personnel for personnel selection and management, but also as promoters of the synergic relationships between the company and external bodies or internal associations.
To this end, starting from the 2016/2017 academic year, as part of a university project that also covers other degree courses in non-humanistic disciplines, a specific path is activated in agreement with a group of companies called Master’s Degree Plus in Philosophy. Students taking part in the project carry out a one-year paid internship in a company.
The degree dissertation will cover topics and issues related to the experience carried out according to a project agreed between university and company. The degree course is extended by one semester.
The course also addresses the profession of teacher in secondary schools for the classes of Philosophy and Human Sciences and Philosophy and History.
Study plan and further information are available at this link
The course leads to teaching profession in secondary schools of first and second degree level, as well as research in the field of philosophical disciplines.
Graduates in Philosophy will also be able to carry out professional activities in several fields, performing the role of manager / functionary / consultant, employee or freelancer in public and private cultural institutions: libraries, musea, foundations, parks and science centers, galleries, social services and tourism orientation and additional similar activities.
Graduates might play important roles in the creation and organization of events in the field of cinema and theaters, as well as become editor in publishing houses, newspapers and magazines, companies specialized in electronic and multimedia publishing, press / advertising and public relations offices, company staff offices.
Given the wide preparation aquired, rich in interdisciplinary aspects, graduates will be able to operate as experts in human resources management, assistants of the personnel manager or personnel in charge of personnel selection and management.
Finally, graduates shall be able to operate effectively also in big companies, not only for personnel selection and management, but also as promoters of synergic relationships between the company and external bodies or internal associations.