Tuition Fees and Term Dates

Each year University Parthenope sets the amounts of tuition fees to sustain a part of the cost of services (classes, laboratories, general services) dedicates to the students.The amount of tuition fees is not constant and invariant as it depends upon several factors. Tuition fees for EU and non-EU students are graduated according to the principles of fairness, solidarity, and progressivity. They depend on the students’ family income in order to guarantee the right to education and to the highest levels of study and to reduce the university drop-out rate. Please note that tuition fees do not include accommodation and books.The tuition fee system of Parthenope University calculates the fees according to:·

  • Economic Situation: determined exclusively by the ISEE amount (view more details on ISEE here);
  • Academic merit: based on all CFU credits obtained according to the Law 232/2016.
  • Seniority: based on all the years of enrolment at the Parthenope University 


How much to pay

You can refer the tuition fee simulator to calculate the regular fee according your economic conditions. By entering your ISEE value and the Degree Programme in which you wish to enrol, you will receive the amount of your tuition fees for the entire academic year, with the indications of the instalment dates.

Refugee Students

Non-EU students, not residing in Italy and for which the ISEE calculation is inapplicable, in accordance with the provisions in c. 261 of art. 1 of the law 11 November 2016 n. 232, pay an annual all-inclusive tuition fee of € 1,000.00, plus the virtual stamp duty (€ 16) and the regional tax for the right to study. Payment takes place according to the deadlines and the number of installments indicated above (see the tables).

Internationl students belonging to a Least Developed Country (LDC, click here to download the LDC list) as resulting in the Ministerial Decree issued annually by MIUR, are exempt from paying the all-inclusive tuition fee except for stamp duty and regional tax.

For international students recognized as refugee (Law 15 October 1991 n. 344) and / or asylum seeker (Legislative Decree 28/1/2008 n. 25), the University can establish total exemption from the contribution based on the assessment given by a commission appointed by the Rector. This commission assesses the economic condition and suitability to benefit from the University’s didactic offer. For foreign students residing in Italy, the contribution is calculated based on the ISEE “University” presented. International students recognized as refugee/asylum seeker must to follow the same procedures suggested for European Economic Area students.


Scholarships A.Y. 2021/22

In order to promote and sustain international recruitment, and to support outstanding achievement, the University of Naples Parthenope is pleased to offer a number of scholarship and exemption from the payment of tuition fee (except for the regional taxes) reserved to Non-EU prospective students living abroad.

For the academic year 2021/22, The University of Naples Parthenope offers 24 scholarships in favor of foreign students living abroad pre-enrolled in a Master’s Degrees held in English.

Students admitted to this program will receive a 2.000 Euros (1.000 euros for 2 years) and will be exempted from the payment of tuition fees (except for the regional taxes).

Individual payments will be made in two instalments only upon verification of satisfactory academic progress and not before of October 2022.

The deadline for the application is July 5th 2021 at midnight (CET). Only Applicants who will meet the following requirements may apply for a scholarships:

  • Citizens of countries outside the European Union and not resident in Italy who possess the following requirements are admitted to the selection covered by this call:
  • Citizenship and residency in NON-EU Countries.
  • Applicants have never been previously enrolled in Bachelor’s, Master’s or single-cycle degree courses at Parthenope University;
  • Applicants are required to certificate their language skills (English);
  • Pre-enrolment through Universitaly website is required.
  • Only students who have received an Admission Letter from the University of Naples Parthenope can apply.

Applicants must complete and submit the following form by July 5th 2021. Applications submitted after the deadline will be rejected. Please note that applicants are required to send the form and the list of the following documents:

  • Admission Letter (to get the Admission Letter the pre-enrolment on the Universitaly website is compulsory)
  • Passport (copy)
  • Bachelor Degree (copy)
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Curriculum vitae (and supporting documentation)
  • Student Transcript
  • Certificate of English


Please note: Preparation of documents in advance is strongly recommended.

Applications will be evaluated by a Committee nominated by the Rector, and scholarships

will be awarded on the basis of an assesment of the following criteria:

  • Academic background: Marks, GPA, post graduate courses, other relevant extracurricular activities.
  • Statement of Purpose: in terms of clarity, strength of motivation, relevance to the course applied for, ability shown in English, originality.
  • Relevance of previous studies and experience to the course objectives:



Students admitted to receive the Scholarship will be informed on this page. The scholarship payment will be awarded in two instalments The first installment will be awarded once in Napoli, upon completion of enrolment procedures and the submission of all the documents requested according to the necessary administrative procedures (the payment of this first instalment will be received by june 2022).


To confirm the scholarship for the second year student will have to achieves at least 50% of  ECTS included in their first year by 30 September 2021;  The second instalment of the scholarship will be payed by the first semester of the second year after the completion of the enrolment procedure for the second year.

The schoarships are not compatible with any other financial aid offered by the Italian Government or any educational regional authorities (ADISURC).