|Study location||Italy, Pavia|
|Nominal duration||3 anni (180 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.
High school / secondary education (or higher)
High-school diploma awarded after at least 12 years of documented education.
Access to the Degree Course in Economia has a local 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”: http: //cla.unipv.it/? Page_id = 179.
The degree course in Economics aims to provide a university level education characterized by an overview of both macroeconomic phenomena and those related to the activities of individual operators (industrial, financial and service companies, national and international public bodies).
To this end, the training course articulates a basic core, which favors basic and methodological teachings, with characterizing and specialized teachings that prepare graduates to carry out quantitative analysis of financial decision support, to deal with the problems of private companies, public sector and international organizations, to assess the strategic choices of the company on the basis of in-depth knowledge of the economic and regulatory context, also making use of the modern tools of statistics and information technologies.
The training course is divided into six semesters.
In the first three semesters, in order to guarantee a solid basic and methodological interdisciplinary preparation, teachings are given, largely also common to the other three-year degree courses proposed by the Department, including economic, business, legal and statistical / mathematical disciplines ; to these are added the teaching of English (at an intermediate level) and a second language (at a basic level), as well as the learning of appropriate computer skills and quantitative techniques, especially of an econometric nature.
Starting from the fourth semester, on this solid preliminary basis of didactic activities, an articulated range of curricular choices that provide appropriately selected courses in order to direct training towards more specific objectives, in order to provide students with both theoretical and empirical tools able to allow them to interpret the observed economic trends, make predictions about future trends and critically examine possible behavioral strategies for companies, operators and institutions.
The training course ends with an internship or a substitute activity, aimed at facilitating the entry into the world of work, or completing the curriculum of studies with participation in cycles of thematic seminars or the realization of a personal experience research under the supervision of a teacher.
At the end of the training course, graduates will be able to insert themselves as macro-economic analysts, socio-economic researchers or economists at industrial, financial and service companies, and at national and international public bodies. More specifically, the following job opportunities can be opened:
inclusion in industrial companies and suppliers of advanced services, utilities (telecommunications, energy, transport), antitrust authorities and regulatory authorities
- inclusion in asset management companies, investment banks, SIMs and commercial bank studies offices;
inclusion in multinational companies, in the public sector and in international organizations, in institutions and companies involved in the globalization process.
The degree course in Economics also provides the knowledge and skills needed to address second level degree courses or first level master’s courses.
Study plan and further information are available at this link
Graduates shall be able to work as macroeconomic analysts, socio-economic researchers or economists in industrial, financial and service companies, or national and international public bodies.
The course prepares for theoretical and applied research activities to the operational functions in companies and public and private organizations, both at national and international levels.
More specifically, the degree program can lead to inclusion in asset management companies, investment banks, investment firms and commercial banks’ offices, multinational companies, public sector and international organizations, institutions and companies involved in the process of globalization, industrial companies and suppliers of advanced services, utilities (telecommunications, energy, transport), antitrust authorities and regulators.