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General documents 

WELCOME PHD MEETING MATERIAL - General overview on the PhD program 

RESIDENCE PERMIT - This document contains information about the procedure to obtain the Residence Permit.

REGIONAL TAX - The Azienda Regionale per il Diritto allo Studio Universitario della Toscana (Regional body for Tuscany for the right to university study - DSU) requests from all students to pay the Regional Tax for the Right to Education. The annual cost is about € 140.00. Click here for more information (only in Italian).

GUIDE FOR STUDENTS - This document contains general and important information.

TUITION FEE AND TAX ON SCHOLARSHIP - This document explains what is the INPS tax on PhD scholarship and the compulsory procedure in order to complete the registration on INPS website.

FAQ - Info about call, fees, courses, administrative rules.

INTERNAL RULES - Info about course length, career opportunities, contributions and thesis preparation.

Health insurance

Italian law ensures to foreign students the possibility to receive standard medical care from our National Health System. You can receive health coverage by paying an annual tax of 149,77 euro.
The procedure to attribute you a “doctor” is carried out by the Sanitary District (USL). Bring with you your residence permit (non EU).

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