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Long – stay National student visa

A long – stay National student visa allows applicants to stay in Italy from 91 to 365 days for study purposes. Australian citizens do not require a visa if their study program in Italy is shorter than 90 days.

You can visit the links below for more information on the main long-stay National student visa categories processed at this Consulate and the requirements that you will have to fulfil in order to obtain such visas from us.

LONG – STAY NATIONAL VISA FOR STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMS

This visa allows holders to study abroad in Italy from 91 to 365 days. Australian citizens do not require a visa if their study program in Italy is shorter than 90 days.

DOCUMENTS AND REQUIREMENTS

You can click here to download a checklist with documents and requirements. All requested documents must be submitted in hard copy on the day of your visa interview. To book an appointment with us click here and after you have created your personal account, select National visa service and chose your preferred date.

This visa allows holders to study Italian language and / or culture in Italy from 91 to 365 days. Australian citizens do not require a visa if their study program in Italy is shorter than 90 days.

LONG – STAY NATIONAL VISA FOR ITALIAN LANGUAGE / CULTURE COURSES

This visa allows holders to study Italian language and / or culture in Italy from 91 to 365 days. Australian citizens do not require a visa if their study program in Italy is shorter than 90 days.

DOCUMENTS AND REQUIREMENTS

You can click here to download a checklist with documents and requirements. All requested documents must be submitted in hard copy on the day of your visa interview. To book an appointment with us click here and, after you have created your personal account, select National visa service and chose your preferred date.

 

 

RESIDENCE PERMIT FOR LONG – STAY NATIONAL STUDENT VISA HOLDERS

Within 8 days from entering Italy, long – stay student visa holders must apply for a residence permit (permesso di soggiorno) from the local Police Station (Questura). With a residence permit issued for study purposes, holders are allowed to work for no more than 20 hour per week. For more information you can click here.