We are very happy to introduce you with PIEC’s another segment in abroad education expertise in medical course in more than 10 countries, PIEC also give services for other courses in European countries. Our mission is to give proper guidance and help to choose right career path, after that each of our student must feel that they have made the right decision in choosing us. Along with that, our objective is to follow the student to ensure that students build their career on the platform we have created for them to become established professionals.
We are specialized in the education in Europe, and have many universities of repute as our partners.

About Country:

Italian culture is deeply rooted in ancient civilizations which flourished on the peninsula for over a millennium and left their imprint all over the country in arts,
legal system and traditions. Today, Italy ranks among the 8 most industrialized countries in the world. Alongside big companies, state-owned and private, it has developed a sound network of small and medium-sized enterprises, promoted scientific parks, and fostered basic and applied research in a wide variety of fields such as biology, medicine, physics and space science.
The 20 Nobel Prize laureates since 1906 prove the world recognition of the achievements of Italian scientists, physicians, chemists, literature men and economists who excelled in different spheres, including medicine, chemistry, literature and economics.

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Why study in Italy?

Education in Italy is highly esteemed with a wide range of excellent academic institutions throughout Italy welcoming students to study any subject imaginable. Italy has played an important academic role as one of the catalysts in reforming Europe higher education. The Italian Government providing 5000 Euro Scholarships to every International student per Year. Those students who study in Italy can gain valuable knowledge not only within the classroom, but also through everyday life in this dynamic, incredible place.

The nation has everything to grab your attention and make you awestruck. Education quality in Italy has been attracting people for high school, intermediary, graduate and postgraduate courses. Prestigious universities and highly skilled staff at Italy bring quality education to the learners. The place is absolutely affordable for international students as the average tuition fee ranges from 850 - 1000 Eur per year.
Italy has different study programs for different fields. For instance, there are separate programs for Computer, Science, English, Arts and Commerce. Different universities give you uncountable options to choose your specialization.

The Higher Education System

Italy has a very long tradition in higher education. It is the country where the first and among the most important European Universities were founded during the Middle-ages. Moreover, it has played an important role in European higher education reform as it was engaged to create the so-called European Area of Higher Education, which is being implemented all over Europe. Italy has become one of the countries in which there has been a significant growth in number of international students.

Education System:

(Classes are mainly held in English)
First Cycle: Bachelor's degree in Italy (3 years)
Second Cycle: Master’s degree in Italy (2 years)

Career opportunity:

For masters, the student will get 1 year of post-study work visa to find a job in Italy or in any of the Schengen region.
In the last semester of masters, the student is entitled with an internship which makes it easier for the student to get a job in the European Schengen region.
For bachelors, the student will get 2 years post-study work visa.

Scholarship Support:

The tuition fees are free as most universities obtain public financial support. All international students are entitled to the same student assistance services as Italian students, including scholarships, The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs also offers scholarships for foreign students wishing to pursue their studies in Italy.

Key Reasons to Select ITALY:

• European Schengen country
• 17 Public universities ranked among top 500
• Italy is an 8th largest economy G8
• Part time work permit
• Up to 5200 Euros scholarship per year
• Almost zero tuition fee
• Internship available
• Global exposure
• No IELTS / PTE requirement

Required Documents:

(Masters: Academics 60%; Bachelors 65%)
 Passport copy (front and back)
 10th Grade Certificate/Marksheet
 12th Grade Certificate/Marksheet
 IETLTS or Medium of Instruction (MOI)- From the School/College
 LOR – 2
 SOP – 1
 Updated Resume
 Passport Size Photograph
 Bachelor Degree Marksheets – all semesters/years
 Bachelor Degree Transcript (combined in one pdf)
 Bachelor Degree Certificate / Provisional Degree Certificate
(Final year student can apply)

Scholarship Documents and Process:

There are two types of scholarship: Given and Need basis
• Accommodation & Food + Scholarship – 1000 Euros/Year
• Only Scholarship – 5200 Euros/Year
Documents
 Family Income Certificate
 Family Composition Certificate
 Property Value Certificate (No Property or in Sq. Ft.)
 Bank Statement

Italy File Processing Steps:

Step 1
 Apply for admission
• Application to 5-6 universities
• Takes 4-8 weeks (min) of time to get letter
 Once got the offer letter / admission
• Hrd / Appostille
• Verification of degree
• DOV (Declaration of Value)
• Pre-Enrollment – 3 to 5 Minutes Interview
 Visa Filing
• Drop Box (2-3 weeks)
• Have to Show approx. 7 lacs amount balance in the account

Italy Visa Checklist:

 Original Passport + Copy
 Form A
 Filled in Visa Application
 DOV/DOV Receipt
 2 Photograph
 Offer letter from the university
 Flight itinerary
 Travel insurance – Minimum 30000 Eur coverage/50000 USD coverage (Should match with date of travel)
 Accommodation proof – should match with date of travel – covering letter
 6 moths bank statement with approx. 7 lacs balance
 Bank certificate
 Affidavit of support on Rs. 20 stamps

Make a one cover letter by covering your
Education back ground * Your interest with university * Your financial Status and available bank balance * About stay/accommodation at destination country * course curriculum * your feature plan * why ITALY.

Italy File Processing Steps:

Step 1
 Apply for admission
• Application to 5-6 universities
• Takes 4-8 weeks (min) of time to get letter
 Once got the offer letter / admission
• Hrd / Appostille
• Verification of degree
• DOV (Declaration of Value)
• Pre-Enrollment – 3 to 5 Minutes Interview
 Visa Filing
• Drop Box (2-3 weeks)
• Have to Show approx. 7 lacs amount balance in the account

Government Universities

There are 17 government or public funded Universities in Italy and among them 14 are into world top 500.To name the few as follows:

Name of The UniversitiesWorld RankingYear of Establishment
University of Bologna2011088
University of Siena5011240
Sapienza University of Rome2511303
University of Padova3011222
University of Pavia3011361
University of Pisa4011343
University of Torino3511404
University of Genova4011481
University of Florence4011859
University of Milan3011924
University of Calabria3511972
University of Milano - Bicocca3511988
Polytechnic University of Milan1831863
Polytechnic University of Milan1831863
Polytechnic University of Milan1831863
Polytechnic University of Milan1831863