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  • University Corridors for Refugees UNICORE 2.0

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    The project University Corridors for Refugees UNICORE 2.0 is promoted by 10 Italian universities with the support of UNHCR, Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Caritas Italiana, Diaconia Valdese, and other partners. It aims to increase opportunities for refugees currently residing in Ethiopia to continue their higher education in Italy.

  • Details at a glance

    All fields of study
    Until 05/20/2020
    Full scholarship for the full period of studies
    There is no age limit
  • Requirements

    Targeted Country of Asylum
    Accepted status documentation
    Refugee certificate
    Language of Instruction
    Which certificate do you require to prove the required language proficiency?
    It is not a requirement but please consider that if the programme you are applying for is in English you should have you should have a good command of it.
  • More details about this opportunity

    • What is covered in this program
      Monthly stipend (e.g. food allowance)
      Mentoring or psycho-social support
      Travel costs to the third country
      Settling in
    • Type(s) of visa/residency permit granted upon arrival
      Student residency permit
    • Is the student allowed to work while studying?
    • Can the nuclear family accompany or join the main applicant?
    • Are there options to stay after graduation?
      Other Once you graduate, you can go back to Ethiopia or, if you have the requirements, you may consider applying for another residence permit to continue your stay in Italy. The selected students will get an information sheet with detailed information related t
    • How to apply?
    • Application period
      Specific date (annual opportunity)
  • For further questions contact the scholarship provider

  • Additional note

    The call is closed for 2020

    The admission procedure for the selection of candidates will be carried out individually by and is the sole responsablity the partner universities and is not under UNHCR’s responsibility.To learn more about the selection criteria please also visit the dedicated page at this link.



  • Disclaimer

    The content presented on this site has originated from the third party providers. UNHCR is not responsible for the application process or oversight of the opportunities presented here. Questions on a particular opportunity should be directed to the relevant provider.

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